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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......

Special category for Sikh Americans in FBI hate crime form

Come mid-October, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, is likely to acquiesce to more than two years of pushing by the Sikh-American community and United States lawmakers and finally create a......

FBI was aware of Page's racist views, but could do nothing

The Federal Bureau of Intelligence has admitted that it was fully aware that Wade Michael Page -- who killed six Sikh worshippers at a gurudwara in Oak Creek, Wisconsin on August 5 -- was a racist......

'We should work together to end hate crimes in US'

At a news conference that followed a United States Senate hearing on 'Hate Crimes and the Threat of Domestic Extremism,' representatives of several civil rights and interfaith organisations pledged......

India says US visa Bill against WTO rules

All companies that have 50% or more employees from outside the US to pay a higher visa fee of $10,000 for each such staffer, against  $4,500 at present The government has told the US that the......

Senator accuses Indian cos of abusing H-1B visas

Amid Congressional debate on the comprehensive immigration reform, a top US Senator has accused big Indian IT companies -- TCS, Infosys and Wipro -- of abusing the H-1B visa system."There are some......

US immigration bill to raise H-1B visa

The sweeping US immigration bill, likely to be unveiled on Tuesday, may propose a substantial increase in the much sought after H-1B visa, but the conditions imposed therein, if approved by the......

Curbs on biz visas will impact Indo-US ties

Industry body US India Business Council has expressed concerns over proposals such as imposing restrictions on US business and work visas being considered by a group of Senators, saying the......

'US jobs law must push buy American agenda'

An influential US Senator on Friday called for a 'stronger Buy America' provision in the new job act, as the United States Senate is working on a jobs bill. With the US facing a double digit......
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Senate Committee Passes Schatz-Cosponsored Legislation To Boost Tourism

Today, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation voted unanimously to advance the Travel Promotion, Enhancement, and... ...

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Senators call on GM CEO to fire top lawyer

Lawmakers on Thursday demanded General Motors fire its chief lawyer and open its compensation plan to more potential victims as a Senate... ...

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Fight over human trafficking law jeopardizes U.S. response to border crisis

By By | Reuters By Patricia Zengerle and Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic lawmakers' deep resistance to changing a 2008... ...

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AAPCC Issues Statement on the Introduction of the Child Nicotine Poison Prevention Act of 2014

PRWeb 2014-07-11 Senator Bill Nelson Introduces Bill Along with Nine Senate Co-Sponsors ALEXANDRIA, Va. (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 The American... ...

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Top Senate Democrat blocks votes on gun proposals

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid blocked a parade of campaign-season votes on gun rights Wednesday that could have been a political thorn for... ...

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