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17 November, 2017 5:44 PM Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj Assures Medical Visa For Pakistani Organ Donor

Pakistani national Faiza Malik tweeted to Sushma Swaraj, seeking her help after the person, who was to donate the organ to his nephew Faraz, was found unfit by doctors at a Fortis hospital. New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today assured a Pakistani national, whose nephew is undergoing treatment at a hospital in New Delhi, that India 45

8 November, 2017 10:37 AM PayPal Launches India Operations, Offers Online Payments on Local E-Commerce Sites

Global digital payments major PayPal on Wednesday announced its India operations, after offering cross-border payments in the country for close to a decade, the company said. In a statement, PayPal Holdings, said: "At launch, Indian consumers can use PayPal to shop online at some of India's most popular businesses. Merchants offering PayPal will be able to process 59

2 November, 2017 7:00 AM New York suspect says IS inspired attack, killings 'felt good'

NEW YORK: The Uzbek immigrant behind New York's worst attack in 16 years confessed to acting in the name of the Islamic State group and "felt good" about the killings, having planned an assault for a year, investigators said Wednesday. The shocking details emerged as federal prosecutors filed terrorism charges against Sayfullo Saipov, who subsequently 127

2 November, 2017 4:23 AM Donald Trump calls for ending visa program after New York attack, blasts Democrats

President Donald Trump on Wednesday seized on the deadly New York City truck attack to step up demands for stricter U.S. immigration laws, asking Congress to end a visa program that let the Uzbek suspect into the country and saying he might send him to Guantanamo Bay. In a day of harsh recriminations over Tuesday's attack that killed eight people in America's 39

28 October, 2017 3:48 PM Trump regime has “constructive” approach on trade issues: Suresh Prabhu

Sees increase in overall trade as US is keen to export more to India, pointing to both countries’ huge trade deficits with China. President Donald Trump’s administration in the United States has a constructive approach to deal with trade issues with India, Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu said after the 11th edition of the bilateral 34

28 October, 2017 1:15 PM India takes up H-1B,other issues with US at Trade Policy Forum

New Delhi, Oct 28 () India has again flagged its concerns to the US over problems being faced by Indian companies in procuring H-1B and L-1 visas for professionals and asked it to revisit its position on the matter. Union Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu has asked the US government to ease the movement of skilled professionals who have over the years 55

27 October, 2017 11:31 PM Vijay Rupani Links Terror Suspects To Ahmed Patel, 'Absurd' Says Congress

Ahmed Patel and the Congress have brushed aside Vijay Rupani's charge and demanded "strict and speedy action" against the terror suspects, hinting that Mr Rupani was attempting to polarise the Gujarat elections to be held in December. New Delhi: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Friday evening attempted to link two terror suspects arrested recently 72

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 4:44 PM Singapore has the most powerful passport

Its citizens can travel to 159 countries without visa, or have one issued on arrival Tiny Singapore now has the world’s most powerful passport, according to a new ranking, with its citizens able to travel to the greatest number of countries visa free. Passport Index, which keeps track of how usable such documents are, said the city-state grabbed the top spot after 14