A Silicon Valley-based IT company has filed a lawsuit against the US government for denying the most sought-after H-1B visa to a highly qualified Indian professional, terming the renunciation "arbitrary" and a "clear abuse of discretion".
The ban on United States companies selling parts to Huawei will take effect on Friday, the US commerce secretary has said.
Wilbur Ross told on Thursday that the new regulations will bar Huawei from acquiring components and technology from US firms without governmentRead More
Pakistan’s currency has reached a new all-time low against the dollar after the government last week reached a preliminary agreement with the IMF for $6 billion bailout.
The Pakistani rupee dropped to 147 rupees to the dollar on Thursday morning.
The rupee was traded atRead More
Actor-politician Kamal Haasan, who is at the centre of a raging row over his Hindu extremist remarks, Friday said “every religion has its own terrorists” and that no one claim to be sanctimonious.
The Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) chief also said that he was not afraid of beingRead More
Congress is attacking Modi Government on Balakot airstrike but its government in Rajasthan has introduced it in Class IX social science textbook that students will be using from the academic session starting July. The highlighted text without any headline has been inserted inRead More
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said it owned $860.6 million of Amazon.com Inc shares at the end of March, after the billionaire admitted to underestimating the online retailer and its Chief Executive Jeff Bezos.
The size of the investment was disclosed in a
All non-essential American government staff were ordered out of Iraq on Wednesday as tensions between the United States and Iran continue to rise.
Germany and the Netherlands suspended military training in Iraq, Iran's neighbour to the west, citing escalatingRead More
Slippers were hurled on Wednesday evening at Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder Kamal Haasan, who has kicked up a controversy with his ‘independent India’s first extremist was a Hindu Nathuram Godse’ remark. The incident happened when the actor-turned-politician was addressingRead More
President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency to protect US computer networks from "foreign adversaries".
He signed an executive order which effectively bars US companies from using foreign telecoms believed to pose national security risks.
The order doesRead More
The Election Commission has cut short campaigning for the last round of voting in West Bengal after the latest round of poll-related violence in the state.
In a final push to campaigning in West Bengal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address two rallies at Mathurapur and Dum Dum. PMRead More