Category: INTERNATIONAL

No more H-1B visas on urgent basis 0

Premium processing of H-1B visas no more

The United States of America has suspended the fast processing of the H-1B visas temporarily. According to the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), the suspension might last up to six months after...

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Sikh man shot by a stranger in the US

A week after Hyderabad trainee killing, a 39- year-old Sikh man in the United States was injured, as an unidentified person shot him. It was reported that the alleged shouted, “Go back to your...

Ambassador Kang Chol has been expelled by Malaysia. Image Source: Reuters 0

Malaysia declares North Korea Ambassador “persona non grata”

Three weeks after the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, Malaysia has asked the North Korean ambassador to leave the country within 48 hours. The diplomatic blow to Ambassador Kang...

Indian store owner shot dead in South Carolina 0

Indian businessmen shot outside home in South Carolina

Just days after the racially motivated killing of an Indian engineer, Srinivas Kuchibhotla, in Kansas; another Indian businessman was shot outside his home in South Carolina, late Thursday night. According to reports in NDTV,...

China expands military spending 0

China to increases military spending by 7 per cent

China’s 2017 military spending will extend by around 7 percent, a representative for the annual session of the nation’s top council said Saturday. Fu Ying, representative for the 12th National People’s Congress (NPC) annual...

The IWT was brokered in 1960 for fair distribution of water from Indus and its tributaries 0

IWT brings India and Pakistan back to round table

India has favourably responded to Pakistan’s invitation to attend the meeting of Permanent Indus Commission (PIC) in March in Lahore. World Bank officials played catalyst and mediator to bring the two hostile neighbours to...

Indian Athlete Tanveer Hussain arrested against sexual abuse charges in US 0

Indian athlete detained over alleged sexual abuse of minor in US

 Tanveer Hussain, a 24-year -old Indian athlete, who was in the United States of America for a snowshoe competition, has been held under judicial custody for alleged sexual assault on a minor girl. Hussain...