Indians are the largest recipients of the H-1B visa, which will now be modified to be given to highly-skilled workers only.
Both the EU and UK would do well to heed the lessons of the League of Nations when it comes to membership withdrawal.
The month of March saw an unprecedented series of civilian casualties due to coalition airstrikes in both Syria and Iraq.
Community managed rice banks which have replaced defunct government managed rice banks in several areas of Patna district in Bihar have released hundreds of Dalit families from the exploitative practices of powerful landlords by ensuring food security during the lean season
If Damascus becomes a battleground for gangs and militias, many more millions of civilians would join the 11.6 million who have already fled their homes in the civil war.
Dolezal’s problem is this: to choose one’s racial identity irrespective of inheritance is tantamount to an admission that race does not exist.
Under current legislation, the next election was not scheduled to take place until 2020.
Earlier, H.R. McMaster had said that the US has hoped that Pakistan realises it is in its interests to not go after terrorists groups selectively.
Opinion polls have for months shown Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron qualifying for the May 7 run-off, but the gap with conservative Francois Fillon and far-leftist Jean-Luc Melenchon has been tightening.
The removal of the plaque and the start of a fourth year under military rule marked a bleak chapter in Thailand’s history.
The Cleveland police have now launched a country-wide manhunt to look for murder suspect Steve Stephens.
Thousands of Syrians have been evacuated from besieged areas in recent months under deals between President Bashar al-Assad’s government and rebels.
White House advisors are considering remaining in the pact in order to shape climate policy and to facilitate the needs of US global energy companies.
Trump’s tough talk on North Korea’s nuclear programme and decision to dispatch a naval strike force to the region appear to have buried any Russian hopes that he might intervene less in foreign affairs than his predecessors.
The military identified the woman as Noreen Leghari, a medical student who grew up in the southern city of Hyderabad.
A photojournalist on a migrant rescue ship recounts his Easter weekend.
The girls have years of catching-up to do as most of them stopped going to school after ISIS militants overran Mosul in June 2014.
The retail giant Lotte, with interests ranging from hotels and retail to food and chemicals, becomes the second conglomerate mired in the political scandal after Jay Y. Lee, the chief of the biggest, Samsung Group, was arrested suspected of bribing Park and her friend, Choi Soon-sil.
The ministers under investigation include close advisers such as Temer’s chief of staff Eliseu Padilha, considered key to negotiations on a landmark pension reform to rein in government spending and runaway public debt.
The troops’ progress has been slow as about 400,000 civilians, or a quarter of Mosul’s pre-war population, are trapped in the Old City, according to the UN.
Since the split in 2014, the two groups have fought over recruits, funding and the mantle of global jihad; leaders of both are also critical of each other.
The strike is meant to gain concessions after all means have failed to get them results for fair demands and relief from abuse, torture and negligence.
The mission of observers from the 47-member Council of Europe, the continent’s leading human rights body, had said that the referendum was an uneven contest.
Residents still say around 100 people may be missing, but the state-run Disaster Management Centre revised down its own figure for the missing to 11 from an initial 30.
The order is an attempt by Trump to carry out his ‘America First’ campaign which pledges to reform US immigration policies and encourage purchases of American products.
“All the 123 MLAs and all ministers are of the same view. The rule of Amma should continue and two-leaves symbol (of AIADMK) should be retrieved,” finance minister D. Jayakumar said.
Karti is the son of senior Congress leader and former finance minister P. Chidambaram.
The court also directed Sahara chief Subrata Roy to appear before it next week.
A brief chronicle of the Ecuadorian election fraud that wasn’t.
There’s a need for new anti-malarial agents due to some malaria drugs becoming ineffective in the fight against the disease.
Without Arturo Di Modica’s Charging Bull, the Fearless Girl has nothing to be fearless to. Or about.
As France heads to the polls ton April 23, citizens seem more confused than ever about just what is “left” and what is “right”.
Pence is on the first stop of a four-nation Asia tour intended to show US’s allies, and remind its adversaries, that the Trump administration is not turning its back on the increasingly volatile region.
The students were protesting against the violent actions of security forces outside a college in Pulwama on Saturday which left over 50 students injured.
After years of creeping authoritarianism, Turkey’s president is now set up to take the reins in earnest.
Neil Gorsuch has restored the SC’s conservative majority, allowing them to go begin the Trinity Lutheran case, which will test the limits of religious rights.
McMaster met President Ashraf Ghani and other senior Afghan officials to discuss bilateral ties, security, counter- terrorism, reforms, and development, according to a palace statement.
The Iraqi police accused ISIS of attacking their forces with chemical weapons against the militant crackdown undertaken by the State over the past six months.
The clerics under hate speech investigation attempted to disrupt the funeral of Mashal Khan, the student who was beaten to death on his university campus.
The police are trying to investigate whether the fire in the 300-foot-high rubbish dump in Colombo which has killed 19 people was natural or man made.