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Contributions to CMDRF from PF made easier for government employees

The Finance Department officials said the new order is to help employees who want to make a month’s contribution to the fund at one go.

published on : 8th October 2018

US confirms it will ban citizens from traveling to North Korea

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the restriction would be formally announced in the Federal Register next week, and take effect one month after publication.

published on : 21st July 2017

Iranian cancer researcher travelling to Boston detained at airport

An Iranian cancer researcher arriving in the US to start work at a prominent Boston hospital has been detained at Logan International Airport.

published on : 12th July 2017

Qatar Airways out of US laptop ban list

The laptop ban, coupled with the Trump administration's travel ban on six predominantly Muslim countries, had hurt Middle Eastern airlines.

published on : 6th July 2017

Democratic attorneys general step up legal fight against Trump travel ban 

Democratic attorneys general are trying to thwart the executive branch in the same way their GOP counterparts did under President Obama.

published on : 10th March 2017

US wants PhDs and not mid-level workers under H-1B visa programme: Senator

H-1B work visa and employment-based green card categories are often not consistent with their purposes as they do not bring in computer scientists but only mid-level management workers, sources said.

published on : 9th March 2017

From missing flights to losing life: Sikhs in the US have seen it all

39-year-old Sikh man, Deep Rai was shot and wounded outside his house by a partially- masked gunman on Sunday.

published on : 5th March 2017

Trump may sign updated travel ban next week

US President Donald Trump may sign an updated executive order banning travel from certain Middle Eastern and African countries early next week.

published on : 5th March 2017

East Libya bans women from travelling abroad alone

We have known of cases of Libyan women dealing with foreign intelligence services, a General told a news channel.

published on : 21st February 2017

US Muslim leaders sue Trump over 'fear-mongering' travel ban

US Muslim leaders filed suit against President Donald Trump today over an immigration order.

published on : 31st January 2017