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25 May, 2017 9:26 PM Longest bridge opens todayAIIMS, IARI gifts for Assam

Guwahati, May 25: Assam has decked up for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit tomorrow, made special by double anniversary celebrations - three years of the BJP-led government at the Centre and one year in the state. Not only Assam but the entire country will be hanging on to Modi's every word as he reflects on the road travelled so far and contemplates 26

5 May, 2017 6:03 PM Macron vs Le Pen: Why this French Presidential election is historic

In an election, where the two mainstream French political parties, the centre-left Socialist Party (PS), with its government in Paris under French President Francois Hollande, and the centre-right Republicans (LR), have failed to reach the final round of the Presidential polls, history will be written on May 7 when France will vote to choose between 25

3 May, 2017 1:51 AM Contrary to Donald Trump claims, H1B visas benefit US companies the most

Contrary to Trump’s claim, the share of Indian firms in temporary work visas is smaller than those of American counterparts. The Trump administration may blame Indian companies, particularly TCS and Infosys, for allegedly cornering the lion’s share of H-1B visas, but data show large American corporations have grabbed a bulk of these permits that allow 76 3

1 May, 2017 8:40 PM The national in the municipal

How the U.P. State and Delhi municipal elections became a hyphenated battle for the BJP Democracy has its paradoxes and ironies, built as a system of differences. Its institutions are supposed to allow for dissent and for diversity. However, electoral democracy can, at times, set up the basis for tyrannical rule. A majoritarian democracy can become a megalomania 36

29 April, 2017 7:55 AM Pope Francis set to pray with Egypt's Christians

Cairo: Pope Francis is set to lead a mass for Egypt`s small Catholic community on Saturday as he visits the country in support of its Christians following a series of deadly church bombings. The spiritual leader of the world`s almost 1.3 billion Catholics will lead mass for some 30,000 believers in a stadium on the outskirts of Cairo. The Argentine pontiff 24

25 April, 2017 3:10 PM US Immigration Body To Issue Redesigned Green Cards From May

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced last week that it will issue new, redesigned green card for legal migrants that will have more security features and harder to copy. The makeover is part of an ongoing effort between USCIS, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to "enhance document 52

24 April, 2017 6:20 PM And now there are two

Elections are generally about the winners. But the first round of the French presidential election on Sunday was as much about the losers as it was about the two figures who reached the run-off, Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen. By far the biggest losers in this election were the two traditional parties of government. On the centre-right, François Fillon 57

21 April, 2017 3:39 AM Egyptian-American woman freed in Egypt goes home on US military plane

An Egyptian-American woman detained in Egypt for nearly three years on human trafficking charges was flown back to the United States on Thursday on a US military plane, accompanied by a top White House official. Washington: An Egyptian-American woman detained in Egypt for nearly three years on human trafficking charges was flown back to the United States 28

21 April, 2017 2:44 AM Australian citizenship changes explainer: Here is what you need to know

Citizenship is an important mechanism to foster integration in Australia Citizenship is an important mechanism to foster integration and make people feel fully connected and committed to Australia. There is a risk, however, that if citizenship is too hard to attain, a two-tier system of permanent residency will develop in Australia: those who are full citizens 81

20 April, 2017 4:10 AM Turnbull tightens Australian citizenship test in migration crackdown

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull tightened Australian citizenship rules in a further crackdown on immigration as his government seeks to boost its flagging popularity. Applicants will have to wait four years before applying for citizenship instead of one currently, prove a higher degree of proficiency in English and pass a citizenship test to show they have “Australian 58