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Jul 21, 2017
H1-B visa: India touch with US on the issue, says governmentMoS for MEA V.K. Singh says the government is closely engaged with the US on issues related to the mobility of Indian skilled professionals, including H1B visa
Jul 19, 2017
No proposal to cut maternity benefits, says Labour Minister Bandaru DattatreyaThe Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2016 has raised the maternity leave for a working woman from 12 weeks earlier to 26 weeks
Jul 13, 2017
Centre considering creation of social security fund: Bandaru Dattatreya"Going forward, if required, a social security fund will be created," Bandaru Dattatreya.
Jun 26, 2017
Britain's offer after Brexit: New immigration status, identity cards for 3.2 million EU citizensEU citizens in UK will still have to apply and pay a fee around £65 and are likely to get some form of identity card or document confirming their status.
May 04, 2017
Imposing Aadhaar on people robs citizens of one of their most basic rightsLet us not turn Aadhaar into some kind of an existential dilemma for the State and the individual.
Mar 23, 2017
Tax evasion: Jaitley should use Aadhaar-PAN combo to track down corporate crooksJaitley however is conveniently forgetting that bulk of the tax evasion in the country is carried out by sophisticated crooks that hide behind incorporation
Feb 27, 2017
Donald Trump plans to boost spending on Defence, says White House officialsUS President Donald Trump will instruct federal agencies on Monday to assemble a budget for the coming fiscal year that includes sharp increases in Defence Department spending and drastic cuts to domestic agencies, according to administration officials.
Feb 10, 2017
Donald Trump's travel ban: American self-interest is the original wall and the original banAn American myth favoured in classrooms and among many liberals is that America is a 'nation of immigrants'
Jan 18, 2017
Narendra Modi's social security system for poor is a good idea if corruption pitfalls are avoidedIn a country where 90 percent of the workforce are in the unorganised sector, a social security system which the Narendra Modi government is likely to announce in the Union Budget 2017 could be the next logical step, provided the pitfalls are avoided.
Jan 17, 2017
Government evaluating pros and cons of income transfer scheme, says reportThe debate is whether it should be a universal basic income or a targetted transfer of funds for the economically weaker sections