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English classes, legal services cut for immigrant kids under US government care

Move appears to violate a legal settlement, Flores agreement that requires govt to provide education and recreation to immigrant children.

06 Jun 2019 12:45 PM

Trump administration clamps down on US citizens' travel to Cuba

The Cuban government condemned the move, which could cost the country's economy tens of millions of dollars a year in lost income.

05 Jun 2019 2:48 PM

Pompeo speaks of 'urgent' Iran threat on his surprise visit to Iraq

Iraq has promised to guarantee the safety of US interests from Iran, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday.

08 May 2019 8:33 AM

H1-B visa restrictions compel Indian tech firms to hire more locals: Report

Infosys led with 2,122 visa denials in fiscal year 2017-18, followed by its larger rival TCS with 1,896 rejections.

06 Apr 2019 10:47 AM

US charges Facebook with racial discrimination in targeted housing ads

Facebook said it had been working with the department to address the concerns and was surprised by the decision to issue the charge.

29 Mar 2019 12:21 PM


Pak should act against terrorists; another attack will be problematic: US

The Trump Administration, the official said, has taken sort of a 'zero tolerance policy' on the issue of safe havens to terrorists.

21 Mar 2019 8:45 AM

Trade face-off

The US is a major trade hub for India and exports are valued at around $50 billion.

11 Mar 2019 7:42 AM

US sanctions are 'economic war' on Iran says Hassan Rouhani

Iran's president has described the U.S. sanctions imposed on Iran as an economic war.

18 Feb 2019 4:52 PM

US unveils new, efficient H-1B visa rules to attract best talent

The final rule reverses the order by which USCIS selects H-1B petitions under the regular cap and the advanced degree exemption.

31 Jan 2019 11:04 AM

US, India in talks over strategic missile defence cooperation: Pentagon

As part of Indo-Pacific strategy, Trump administration now seems to be more than inclined to let India procure its missile defense system.

18 Jan 2019 1:00 PM


Foreign students from top US colleges should stay on, help us: Trump

Donald Trump said the US is 'losing out on great minds' as the US has a 'ridiculous' immigration policy.

05 Jan 2019 12:48 PM

Pakistan rejects US blacklisting over religious freedom violations

Ensuring equal treatment of minorities, enjoyment of human rights without any discrimination is cardinal principle of Constitution of Pak.

12 Dec 2018 1:06 PM

Chief of staff John Kelly to step down by end of 2018: Donald Trump

Kelly was long rumoured to be on the way out, amid reports that his relationship with the volatile Trump had deteriorated.

09 Dec 2018 9:22 AM

US shuts border post as migrants try to cross from Mexico

Mexican Interior Minister Alfonso Navarrete accused some of the migrants of attempting the Tijuana crossing in a 'violent way.'

26 Nov 2018 8:28 AM

Pakistan doesn't do 'a damn thing' for US, says Donald Trump

In Sep, Trump administration cancelled USD 300 mn in military aid to Pak for not doing enough against terror groups active on its soil.

19 Nov 2018 8:39 AM


Revoking visas of H-1B holders' spouses will split families: US lawmakers

H-4 visas are issued only to very close or immediate family members of the H-1B visa holders.

17 Nov 2018 1:54 PM

50 Indian items face heat as US revokes duty-free privileges on import of 90 products

The federal register issued a notification, listing out 90 products which were so far subject to duty-free provisions under GSP.

01 Nov 2018 2:20 PM

Trump administration split amid India, China resistance to Iran sanctions

Three of Iran's top five customers - India, China, and Turkey - are resisting Washington's call to end purchases outright.

29 Oct 2018 1:17 PM

Pak must make sincere efforts to curb terrorism on Afghan border: Pompeo

On September 5, Pompeo met Khan and pressed him 'to do more' to rein in the terror groups operating from Pakistan's soil.

24 Oct 2018 10:45 AM

Three-fourth H-1B visa holders are Indians: US report

The USCIS is also proposing to introduce a pre-registration system for foreign students in the US.

20 Oct 2018 2:03 PM