The Biden administration has indicated that it is still undecided on ending the Trump-era ban on issuing new H-1B visas, with the Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas asserting that the US government's top priority is the acute needs of individuals fleeing persecution. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Rediff.com The H-1B visa, the most sought after among Indian IT professionals, is a non-immigrant visa that allows US companies to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise. Technology companies depend on it to hire tens of thousands of employees each year from countries like India and China. In January, then-President Donald Trump had extended the ban on issuing new H-1B visas till March 31, arguing that the country is having a very high unemployment rate and the US cannot afford to have more foreign workers. "His successor President Joe Biden has revoked dozens of the executive orders of Trump ... » Learn More about Biden admin ‘undecided’ on ending Trump-era H-1B visa ban
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Mumbai : The upcoming episode of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah will see Sunderlal , who usually is a pain in the neck for his brother-in-law, has turned out to become Jethaalal ’s trump card. As viewers are aware, with each passing day Jethaalal’s troubles seem to be compounding. At present, he is faced with the biggest challenge of his life. A situation that will not only mean Jethaalal having to sell his Gada Electronics but also he may be forced to leave Gokuldhaam Society permanently to relocate back to his village in Kutch. His father Champakklal offers to save the Gada Electronics by selling their ancestral land back home. However, an eerie incidence involving Jethaalal's grandfather making an appearance and disclosing to him a secret about the land, makes him change his mind about selling it. Untitled Carousel Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah actress Sunayana Fozdar: Don't want to mimic anyone; will add my own flavour to Anjali Mehta Sunayana ... » Learn More about Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah: Will Sunderlal save Jethaalal’s sinking boat?
New Delhi: The rise in the prices of petrol and diesel has paused for the last three days as oil marketing companies (OMCs) have decided to wait and watch the developments on global oil market before finalising their India retail strategy. The OMCs kept the pump price of petrol and diesel unchanged on Tuesday. With this, petrol continues to be priced at Rs 91.17 a litre and diesel Rs 81.47 a litre in the national capital. Across the country as well, petrol and diesel prices remain unchanged. Untitled Carousel Maharashtra: Ahead of Budget session, Congress leaders hold cycle rally to protest against fuel price hike Congress leaders on Monday organised a cycle rally outside Vidhan Bhavan as a mark of protest against the fuel price hike and to target the Centre. Petrol and diesel prices have been rising continuously since February 9. In the 14 increases since then, prices have gone up by Rs 4.22 per litre for petrol while diesel rate has risen by Rs ... » Learn More about Petrol, diesel prices unchanged for third day in a row
Chavan alleged that the Modi government is digging into the common man's pocket Senior Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan on Tuesday questioned the Centre's decision to let private hospitals charge people for the Covid-19 vaccine in phase-II of the immunisation drive that began on Monday. Chavan released a statement and said in the February 1 budget speech Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had announced Rs 35,000 crore for the vaccination drive. Follow Mumbai City Latest Updates here He alleged that despite lofty budgetary announcements and India being the largest supplier of the Covid-19 vaccine, the Modi government is digging into the common man's pocket. In the budget speech FM @nsitharaman announced Rs 35,000 cr for the vaccination drive. With that amount Govt can pr… https://t.co/Sl3tjDzcBG — Prithviraj Chavan (@prithvrj) 1614665478000 The former Maharashtra Chief Minister said in phase-I of the vaccination drive, the Union ... » Learn More about Prithviraj Chavan questions Centre’s decision to let private hospitals charge for Covid-19 vaccine
Home Minister Anil Deshmukh orders strict against COVID-19 norms violators. Mumbai: On Tuesday, Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh told the Legislative Council that if hookah parlours are found operating in any area in Mumbai, the head of the Police Station of the area will be held accountable. Deshmukh stated during the question hour in the Upper House that strict action will be taken against the officer if hookah parlours are found operating in their jurisdiction. The Home Minister came up with the strict rules against hookah parlours a day after an FIR was filed at the N M Joshi Marg police station against a restaurant and bar at Kamala Mills Compound in Lower Parel. As per reports, the FIR was lodged as the restaurant was allegedly flouting COVID-19 norms. Read: Mumbai City Latest News Reportedly, Deshmukh has said that action will be taken after a report on the alleged irregularities in the Worli pub incident is received in two days. The ... » Learn More about Anil Deshmukh warns Police officers of action if hookah bars found operating in their jurisdiction
The disengagement in the Pangong Tso area and the Galwan Valley and the creation of a buffer zone are a “surrender of India’s rights at the moment,” former Defence Minister A.K. Antony said on Sunday. Mr. Antony cautioned that if China played mischief, it could help Pakistan capture Siachen as the “buffer zone” in the Galwan Valley would prevent Indian troops from accessing the Karakoram range. Addressing a press conference, the senior Congress leader said it was a “betrayal” of the country to have a meagre hike in defence budget, especially since the country was facing a two-front war-like situation. Mr. Antony alleged that the government did not increase the defence budget to “appease” China and give a message of no confrontation. “To appease China, we have agreed to disengagement on China’s terms,” he alleged. Mr. Antony said it was sad that the Narendra Modi government was not giving priority to national security at a time when China was getting belligerent and Pakistan ... » Learn More about Antony calls disengagement with China a ‘surrender of rights’