Washington: US President-elect Joe Biden has appointed Indian-American community and economic development expert Sameera Fazili to a key White House position. Fazili has been named as Deputy Director, National Economic Council at the White House, the Biden-Harris Transition announced on Friday. … [Read more...] about Joe Biden names this Indian-American woman as Deputy Director of National Economic Council
A Vishwa Hindu Parishad delegation including its International Working President Alok Kumar, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leader Kulbhushan Ahuja, the treasurer of Shri Ram Janmbhoomi Trust Govind Dev Giri and temple construction committee head Nripendra Mishra met President at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on January 15. … [Read more...] about Ram temple trust received around Rs 100 cr donation
Mr. Yadav alleged that the group had already converted scores of people and distributed religious material over four days when he intervened. He claims to have found out about the prayer meet when he spotted the group praying outside under the sun due to the cold. “When I went to inquire, they asked me to join the prayer and to convert and leave Hinduism. When I refused, they abused and threatened me. I then called the other villagers,” Mr. Yadav said. He said he did not receive any monetary allurement but claims, without any proof, that others did. … [Read more...] about New U.P. ordinance also evoked in cases of alleged conversion to Christianity
But the IR Code, 2020, has no mention of this clause, which experts said will lead to withering away of permanent jobs in the market, given the fact that the government has not placed any cap on the number of times such contracts can be renewed or on their tenure. … [Read more...] about Rules for hiring contract workers eased
Finally, this year is unique as most people, including the movers and shakers, woke up on January 1 at home or in a staycation villa within the country. … [Read more...] about 10 things that will make 2021 different!