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Indians will have to wait for decades for Green Card; backlog for permanent residency expected to double by 2030
Business

Indians will have to wait for decades for Green Card; backlog for permanent residency expected to double by 2030

Indian IT professionals, most of whom are highly skilled and come to the US mainly on the H-1B work visas, are the worst sufferers of the current immigration system which imposes a seven percent per country quota on allotment of the Green Card

Coronavirus outbreak: US to send aircraft to evacuate Americans aboard Diamond Princess cruise ship quarantined at Japan port
World

Coronavirus outbreak: US to send aircraft to evacuate Americans aboard Diamond Princess cruise ship quarantined at Japan port

The passengers would be required to undergo further quarantine of 14 days upon arriving in the United States

China accuses US of spreading fear about coronavirus outbreak, appeals for other countries to make judgements ‘based on science’
World

China accuses US of spreading fear about coronavirus outbreak, appeals for other countries to make judgements ‘based on science’

The United States has taken actions that create and spread fear following a coronavirus outbreak in China, instead of offering any significant assistance, the Chinese foreign ministry said on Monday.

Cognizant sets up new technology and service delivery centre in Texas, to facilitate creation of 1,100 jobs
Business

Cognizant sets up new technology and service delivery centre in Texas, to facilitate creation of 1,100 jobs

Cognizant has been significantly ramping up headcount in the US in a bid to woo the Trump administration that has been critical of outsourcing firms for unfairly taking jobs away from American workers.

Unites States, China warn their citizens in Pakistan of possible terror attacks, sectarian violence
World

Unites States, China warn their citizens in Pakistan of possible terror attacks, sectarian violence

United States and China have issued advisories for their citizens in Pakistan to be on alert after receiving intelligence reports about possible attacks

US citizens prohibited from visiting North Korea from 1 September
World

US citizens prohibited from visiting North Korea from 1 September

The United States on Wednesday officially set a 1 September start date for a ban prohibiting its citizens from traveling to North Korea.

US asks Iran to release 'unjustly' imprisoned American citizens, warns of serious consequences
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US asks Iran to release 'unjustly' imprisoned American citizens, warns of serious consequences

The White House has warned Tehran of 'new and serious consequences' if it does not return the "unjustly" imprisoned US citizens

Man arrested for duping US citizens through fake call centre in Kolkata
India

Man arrested for duping US citizens through fake call centre in Kolkata

The police arrested one person for duping several US citizens from his fraudulent call centre.

Amid hugs and handshakes, 'true friends' Narendra Modi and Donald Trump fail to discuss H-1B visa issue
India

Amid hugs and handshakes, 'true friends' Narendra Modi and Donald Trump fail to discuss H-1B visa issue

The H-1B visa issue that was looming on the Indo-US relationship in the run up to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden meeting with President Donald Trump did not figure in the talks between the two leaders.

US and Iraq search for three Americans kidnapped in Baghdad, fate of victims still unknown
World

US and Iraq search for three Americans kidnapped in Baghdad, fate of victims still unknown

Iraqi parliament speaker Salim al-Juburi condemned the rise in "cases of foreigners being kidnapped in Iraq," saying it would harm the country's relations with other states.

Islamic State, Muslims and guns: Here's what Obama said in his Sunday address to Americans
World

Islamic State, Muslims and guns: Here's what Obama said in his Sunday address to Americans

President Obama addressed the nation from the Oval Office on the steps our government is taking to fulfill his highest priority: keeping the American people safe.

Not just Cecil: Zimbabwe says US citizen had killed another lion illegally
World

Not just Cecil: Zimbabwe says US citizen had killed another lion illegally

Zimbabwean authorities on Sunday accused another US citizen of illegally killing a lion months before Cecil, the African country's most famous lion, was killed.

No plans to rescue its nationals: US urges American civilians to flee Yemen by sea
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No plans to rescue its nationals: US urges American civilians to flee Yemen by sea

The United States has admitted that it has no immediate plans to rescue its nationals stranded in war-torn Yemen and urged them to flee the raging conflict by sea

Watch: Modi's full speech before jam-packed Madison Square Garden
World

Watch: Modi's full speech before jam-packed Madison Square Garden

The massive crowd, comprising men, women and children applauded on various occasions and shouted Jai hind, visibly upbeat and energized to hear the prime minister on US soil.

Madison Square rocked out: For wowed Indian Americans, it's 'Modi! Modi!' all the way
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Madison Square rocked out: For wowed Indian Americans, it's 'Modi! Modi!' all the way

Speaking at Madison Square Garden, a venue more used to hosting big sports events and the greatest names in rock music, PM Modi urged the Indian diaspora to join his movement for the development of India.

Err... who? Americans can't recognise a picture of PM Modi
World

Err... who? Americans can't recognise a picture of PM Modi

How much do people in the US know about PM Narendra Modi? Not much, as it turns out.

US quietly offers bounties for Benghazi attackers
World

US quietly offers bounties for Benghazi attackers

The announcement ends weeks of Obama administration silence on questions about whether it was using all available means to catch the attackers.

US memo justifies drone kills even with patchy intelligence
World

US memo justifies drone kills even with patchy intelligence

The US government has authorised the killing of American citizens as part of its controversial drone campaign against al Qaeda even without intelligence that such Americans are actively plotting to attack a US.