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13 November, 2017 2:51 AM Resigned PM Saad Hariri says he is 'free', will return to Lebanon

Saad Hariri pledged today he would return to Lebanon from Saudi Arabia "very soon," in his first television interview since his shock resignation as prime minister eight days ago. In an exclusive interview from Riyadh with his party's Future TV, Hariri brushed aside rumours that he was under de facto house arrest in Saudi Arabia. "I am free here. If I want to travel 63

27 October, 2017 1:57 AM In a first, Saudi Arabia gives citizenship to a robot

In a landmark decision, Saudi Arabia became the first country to grant citizenship to a robot. The machine has been identified as Sophia the Humanoid, and she is supposed to bear a resemblance to American actress and activist Audrey Hepburn. "I am very honoured and proud for this unique distinction," Sophia said in an interview with moderator Andrew 64

26 October, 2017 3:00 PM Anti-Terror Agency Files Charges Against Zakir Naik In Mumbai Court

The National Investigation Agency has been able to find 19 immovable properties linked to Zakir Naik that have been valued at Rs 109 crores. The NIA said in its chargesheet that it was still inquiring into the sourcing of funds for these properties. MUMBAI: Zakir Naik, the controversial televangelist accused of radicalising youth for terror activities 32

26 October, 2017 3:49 AM Tighter H-1B visa verification process recommended

The federal US agency that approves applications for the most sought-after H-1B visas needs to improve upon its current site visit verification program so as to prevent fraud in the visa system, according to a report by the Department of Homeland Security. US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), which conducts site visits to companies that hire foreign 33

26 October, 2017 1:53 AM India raises concern over H-1B visas, but US makes its renewal tough

Despite India's concerns, the Donald Trump Administration has issued a new directive making it more difficult for the renewal of non-immigrant visas such as H-1B and L1, which is  popular among Indian IT professionals. New York: Despite India's concerns, the Donald Trump Administration has issued a new directive making it more difficult for the renewal 45

25 October, 2017 4:21 PM U.S. makes H-1B visa renewals tougher

New rules require a petitioner to re-substantiate his application during renewal Fresh changes in rules notified by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) for renewal of non-immigrant visas will severely impact H-1B visa holders. Petitions for renewal of H-1B visas, particularly when the underlying facts that supported the original petition 8

14 October, 2017 2:35 AM Get Myanmar refugees home, not to camps: Ex-UN chief Kofi Annan

UNITED NATIONS: Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan urged Myanmar on Friday to make sure the half-million Rohingya Muslim refugees who have fled in the last two months can go home, and not go to camps. Myanmar's government needs to "create conditions that will allow the refugees to return with dignity and with a sense of security" and help them rebuild 36

7 October, 2017 5:27 PM There will be generational shift in Congress leadership: Salman Khurshid

SHILLONG: Amid reports that Rahul Gandhi was set to take over the party leadership, Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Saturday said there will be a generational shift in the party soon. "I personally don't think we should speculate why he is not coming, when will he come... I can say that it is now objectively clear that the generational change in leadership 33

4 October, 2017 7:03 PM Bangladesh destroys boats ferrying Rohingya from Myanmar

SHAH PORIR DWIP, Bangladesh (Reuters) - Bangladeshi authorities have destroyed about 20 boats that ferried Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar, accusing smugglers of using the huge exodus to bring methamphetamine into the country. Refugees told Reuters that border guards also beat and arrested passengers and crew as they landed at Shah Porir 19

4 October, 2017 10:22 AM New Details Emerge About Girlfriend Of Las Vegas Shooter

Marilou Danley, the longtime girlfriend of the Las Vegas gunman, returned to the United States Tuesday night and was met at the Los Angeles airport by FBI agents, according to the Associated Press. Authorities are hoping she can shed light on what drove Stephen Paddock to open fire from his casino hotel room Sunday night. He killed at least 58 people 24