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British PM Theresa May fires starting gun on Brexit

This is a historic moment from which there can be no turning back, Theresa May told the British Parliament.

published : 29 Mar 2017

Need to scale up and ramp down H-1B visas: US Senator

North Carolina Senator Thom Tillis's remarks came yesterday at a Senate hearing on financial companies..

published : 29 Mar 2017

H-1B visas: Indian companies have gamed the flawed US immigration system, says US lawmaker

The H1B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows American firms to employ foreign workers in occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise.

published : 28 Mar 2017

Trump son-in-law Kushner to face Russia investigation panel

It was not immediately clear when or how the questioning would take place or whether Kushner would be under oath.

published : 27 Mar 2017

Trump son-in-law's ties to Israel raise questions of bias

Kushner's family real estate company has longstanding and ongoing deals with major Israeli financial institutions.

published : 27 Mar 2017

Trump taps son-in-law Jared Kushner to head bureaucacy overhaul: Report

Trump has tapped Jared Kushner to lead the White House Office of Innovation, that aims to apply ideas from the business world to help streamline the government.

published : 27 Mar 2017

EPA chief: Trump to undo Obama plan to curb global warming

President Donald Trump in the coming days will sign a new executive order that unravels his predecessor's sweeping plan to curb global warming.

published : 27 Mar 2017

Blaming conservatives, Trump signals new openness to Democrats

Donald Trump initially focused his blame on Democrats for the failure and predicted a dire future for the current law.

published : 27 Mar 2017

Donald Trump blames party hardliners for health debacle, as more battles loom

The US President squarely blamed his Republican party's ultra-conservative wing for the most stinging defeat.

published : 26 Mar 2017

Here’s what Americans, one of the most frequent-flyer groups, think of others?

Here’s what Americans think about fellow fliers

published : 25 Mar 2017

Trump vows 'great' plan to replace Obamacare

President Donald Trump declared that Obamacare will fall apart and vowed to develop a "great" new health care plan for Americans to take its place.

published : 25 Mar 2017

Antwerp driver 'had no history of radicalisation': Probe source

Antwerp police chief Serge Muyters told a news conference that the man had tried to drive at "high speed" into a shopping street.

published : 23 Mar 2017

Rifle, bladed weapons found in Antwerp car: Belgian prosecutor

The federal prosecutor's office also said bomb disposal units were on the scene to examine the vehicle.

published : 23 Mar 2017

Police arrest man trying to drive into crowd in Belgium's Antwerp

Belgian police arrested a man after he tried to drive into a crowd at high-speed in a shopping area in the port city of Antwerp.

published : 23 Mar 2017

Republican health bill would widen America's big wealth gap 

House Republicans' health care bill provides massive tax cuts to the wealthy while increasing taxes for many lower income families.

published : 23 Mar 2017