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Obama drops Cuba from state terrorism list

United States President Barack Obama has decided to remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House said. The move was immediately welcomed by top American lawmakers.......

Indian-American Vivek Murthy becomes youngest surgeon general

Image: Vivek Murthy is the first person of Indian origin to hold the top post. Photograph: Paresh Gandhi Thirty-seven-year-old Indian-American physician Vivek Hallegere Murthy has been confirmed......

FBI will now track hate crimes against Sikhs, Hindus

Ten months after the horrific massacre of Sikhs at Oak Creek gurdwara that claimed six lives, the advisory board of FBI votes to create a new separate hate crimes category to help track such......

US Congress panel passes bill to probe racial profiling

A key United States Congressional panel has passed a legislative amendment that calls for investigations into racial and religious profiling of Sikhs, Hindus, Muslims and those from South Asia at......

Track hate crimes against Hindus, Sikhs, demand Senators

Citing last year's Gurdwara shootout in Wisconsin, a group of 26 Senators from the Democratic party has asked the US Attorney General Eric Holder and FBI Director Robert Mueller to start tracking......

Obama's immigration norms to ease Indian IT firms concerns

Even as Silicon Valley stalwarts have dismissed the many immigration fixes proposed by US President Barack Obama as inadequate to meet the needs of the technology industry, Indian software industry......

H-1B visas: Why does the US blame Indian firms?

Indian and Indian-American IT businesses are being scapegoated for abuse of the visa programme – using it for cheap, immobile labour – that actually pervades the entire industry,......

IT firms face visa double whammy

Soon after Washington's decision to nearly double visa application fees as a part of its border security law, a bigger storm in the form of the Comprehensive Immigration Reforms Bill is gaining......

Bill that could kill H-1B visas

Nearly two months after its introduction sparked a furore both in India and in America, the controversial Durbin-Grassley visa reform bill has again been brought before the United States Senate.......

Why US needs smarter, not fewer, H-1B visas

Text: Vivek Wadhwa, BusinessWeek.com The new Grassley-Durbin bill would weaken the economy. Here's how to let the H-1B visa program strengthen the US instead. Like watching the Nationals play......
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Why Elizabeth Warren makes bankers uneasy

Let's assume that when he woke up on the morning of December 12, Michael Corbat, CEO of Citigroup, was feeling pretty good. The day before, the... ...

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Back-to-back victories buck up U.S. Congress, tough tests ahead

By By | Reuters 4 minutes 33 seconds ago WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The "do-nothing" U.S. Congress may actually be starting to do things.... ...

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Obama moves to drop Cuba from terror blacklist

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama is set to remove Cuba from a list of state sponsors of terrorism, in a landmark step paving the way towards... ...

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Barack Obama removes Cuba from list of terror sponsors

WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama has decided to remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House aid today, a move... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/world-news/barack-obama-removes-cuba-from-list-of-terror-sponsors/articleshow/46926611.cms
U.S. to roll back 'lost pleasure' approach on health rules

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government is preparing to roll back a widely criticized approach to public health, in which the "lost... ...

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