25 Articles Related to "citizenship"

US House Passes Bill To Offer citizenship To Over 2 Million "Dreamers"

Cheers erupted in the chamber when the bill got the necessary votes, as did chants of "Yes, we can."

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"Build America" Visa Replaces Green Card In Trump's New US Entry Plan

Every year the US issues nearly 1.1 million green cards, which gives foreign nationals life-time permission to live and work in the US and a path to citizenship i...

4 months ago . 64 views

Job-hopping in US gets tougher for H-1B holders

HIGHLIGHTS   • It is getting tougher for H-1B visa holders to switch jobs

5 months ago . 97 views

Saudi Arabia strips Osama bin Laden’s son of citizenship after US offers $1 mn bounty

The U.S. State Department said on Thursday it was offering a reward of up to $1 million for information leading "to the identification or location in any cou...

7 months ago . 75 views

"We Win": Northeast Rejoices As citizenship Amendment Bill Goes Off Rails

The Citizenship Amendment Bill will lapse on June 3, when the term of the present Lok Sabha ends.

8 months ago . 108 views

After viral video, Assam rapper asks: ‘If artistes don’t question govt, who will?’

With the Citizenship Bill likely to be passed soon, 24-year-old rapper from Assam Rahul Rajkhowa is worried about the future of his state. Last week, he wrote a s...

8 months ago . 137 views

US Announces "Efficient" New Rule For Filing H-1B Visas

The final rule reverses the order by which US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) selects H-1B petitions under the regular cap and the advanced degree exem...

8 months ago . 113 views

Can't Allow Assam To Become Kashmir: Himanta Sarma On citizenship Bill

The bill seeks to grant citizenship to people from minority communities -- Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians -- from Afghanistan, Bangladesh an...

9 months ago . 97 views

If citizenship Bill Passed, Assam's Youth Will Start 'Armed Revolution': ULFA pro-talk Faction

The top leadership of the faction also slammed the Sarbananda Sonowal-led government for blaming the group for the recent killing of five Bengali-speaking persons i...

11 months ago . 115 views

"93 Per Cent From India," Trump Told In Appeal Against Ending Work Permit

H-4 visas are issued by US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to immediate family members - spouse and children under 21 years of age - of the holder of H...

1 year ago . 129 views

Has Imran Khan delivered an inswinger at Pakistan military?

NEW DELHI: Recently sworn-in prime minister Imran Khan said Pakistan would grant citizenship to all Afghan and Bangladeshi refugees born in the cou...

1 year ago . 143 views

All You Need to Know About Assam NRC as 40 Lakh People Left in Lurch After Final Draft

The government has not yet announced any concrete plans about what it wishes to do with those who are not identified as indigenous citizens. The NRC updation collid...

1 year ago . 162 views

90 Hindus from Pakistan get Indian citizenship

As many as 90 Hindus from Pakistan, who had migrated to the city years ago, were awarded Indian citizenship by the district authorities at a function held in Ahmeda...

1 year ago . 127 views

117 Pakistani Hindus living in Jodhpur get Indian citizenship, 2,300 applications still pending

About 117 Pak migrants belonging to Pakistan’s Sindh province and currently living on long-term visa in Jodhpur, expressed their happiness when they got India...

1 year ago . 117 views

Decoding the citizenship Bill That Has Led to Protests in Assam

This Bill amends the Citizenship Act of 1955 and defines who can be a citizen of India. The PRS Legislative Research points out to the three salient features of t...

1 year ago . 127 views

‘Foreigners are foreigners’: Brahmaputra Valley says no to granting Bangladeshi Hindus citizenship

Several groups argue that this would lend a communal colour to the debate about illegal immigration in Assam.

1 year ago . 155 views

An Indian Village Where Villagers Have Dual citizenships And Its King Has 60 Wives

Have you ever imagined a place in India where people can move freely to other countries without restrictions? Well, there is one such village where the locals can m...

1 year ago . 216 views

Over 60,000 Indians to be jobless in US soon, 80 per cent of them women

With Donald Trump administration increasingly looking inward in with its America First policy outlook, over 60,000 Indians may soon be rendered jobless in the US....

1 year ago . 124 views

Did Saudi Arabia Behead Its First Robot Citizen?

Saudi Arabia caused controversy in October 2017 by conferring citizenship on a robot named “Sophia,” who appeared at the Future Investment Initiative ev...

1 year ago . 227 views

Meet Sophia, the first robot to be granted citizenship by Saudi Arabia

Her name is Sophia. She looks a bit like Audrey Hepburn and gives facial expressions while talking. She has an answer for every question. And she is the first robot...

1 year ago . 217 views

 
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How One 'Informal Meeting' Changed Sourav Ganguly's World, Who's Now S...

Touted as one of the best captains to have ever led the Indian cricket team into international cricket, Sourav Ganguly is a well regarded member of the our nation...

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Man Digs Pit To Bury Daughter, Finds Baby Buried Alive In Earthen Pot

Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh: Hitesh Kumar Sirohi, the trader, rescued the girl and fed her milk using cotton. The girl is currently admitted to a private hospital.

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Travel on the cards? Here are five beautiful countries where Indians c...

With India’s rank slipping five positions from 81st to 86th as per the Henley Passport Index, the commotion among Indian travellers is obvious.

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Kal Penn tells Lilly Singh why he doesn’t eat at Indian restaurants: ‘...

Indian-origin actor Kal Penn told Lilly Singh a humorous anecdote about why he is hesitant to eat at Indian restaurants. “It’s very simple, our people l...

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Comfort before style: Hailey Baldwin rocks her wedding with sneakers

Adding comfort to fashion has become a style statement these days and model Hailey Baldwin knows how to carry the mix well.

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Watch | The Hindu Explains: Why is Turkey bombing Syria?

A video explainer with The Hindu's International Affairs Editor Stanly Johny speaking about why Ankara is ready to risk NATO’s ire over a defence deal w...

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Best Skipping ropes in India (Jumping ropes) 2018
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Kids Carve Out Carrom Board In Mud, Anand Mahindra Says 'India Has Zer...

By now we all know just how religiously Anand Mahindra recognises and appreciates all things jugaad on his social media page. 

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‘Rekha was honest about everything and Bollywood tried to tame her’: b...

The television journalist reveals the approach he took in writing about one of Hindi cinema’s most enigmatic stars.  

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This may be the real reason behind Rahul's resignation

After Congress lost 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Sonia Gandhi had instituted the Antony Committee for an official post-mortem.  

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Long Lasting Fragrances For Women Under 2k
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Top 5 Best Cricket Kits in India
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There's A Fish That Can Live On Land. Officials In US State Want It De...

The department is now trying to figure out if the fish has spread from the pond as it looks to prevent the species from reaching other bodies of water in Georgia, M...

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#FlashbackFriday: 15 Pictures From Bollywood That You Completely Forgo...

It's Friday, which means now is the perfect time to open our archives and look back at everything that rocked our lives back in the day. Bollywood is a wonder...

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Top 10 Best Ghee Brands in India – Most Famous & Trusted
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5 Thoughts Every Delhiite Who Hates Burning Crackers Has During The Di...

Diwali is almost here and just when everyone's super thrilled about celebrating the festival, some of us are having sleepless nights at the thought of those kid...

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The Notoriously Famous Chor Bazaar Might Be Shifted From Subhash Park,...

Kabari Bazaar, popularly known as Chor Bazaar, might get a new address. This weekly market takes place at Subhash Park near the Red Fort and sees droves of people...

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U.K. to issue coin in honour of Mahatma Gandhi

The U.K. government has decided to issue a commemorative coin to mark the 150th birthday anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, said Britain’s Chancellor of the Exche...

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Best Multivitamins in India for Better Health
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Karnataka Villagers Stumble Upon '7-Headed' Snake Skin Near Temple & T...

In Hindu mythology, Shesha is depicted as a giant serpent that floats coiled in space, or an ocean to form the bed on which Vishnu lies.

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Selfie in loo, Rs 51,000 in MP government’s scheme for newly-weds

The initiative is aimed at ensuring that toilets are constructed in every household in Madhya Pradesh.

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Top 5 Best Side By Side Refrigerators in India
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Central Government Employees DA calculation: How Dearness Allowance is...

Central Government Employees DA calculation: The Union government has decided to increase the Dearness Allowance of central government employees by 5 per cent over ...

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Grandmothers May Have Played A much Bigger Role In Human Evolution

Grandmothers are as much loved for their homemade pie as they are for the love and affection they showered on us as grandchildren. But Science has also proved what ...

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