On October 8, 2020, wages hikes for H-1B workers came into effect. It increased by as much as 47 percent in certain regions in the US. The second rule tightened H-1B visa regulations by changing the employer-employee relationships and also reducing by the H-1B duration to one year for those employed in third-party locations. … [Read more...] about Joe Biden as US President expected to bring relief to Indian IT industry, but fractured Congress poses challenges
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Whatever the mix of motives, Biden must pick up the pieces in just seven weeks. The question is whether the deal the president-elect has outlined — dropping the nuclear-related sanctions President Donald Trump has imposed over the past two years if Iran returns strictly to the nuclear limits in the 2015 accord — was shot to pieces along with Fakhrizadeh’s SUV in the mountain town of Absard, Iran, east of Tehran. … [Read more...] about Assassination in Iran could limit Biden’s options. Was that the goal?
"The ... trial was able to show a small effect on the rate at which patients were able rid themselves of the virus, but this was not enough to improve their recovery from the disease," said Simon Clarke, an expert cellular microbiology at the University of Reading. … [Read more...] about Blood of recovered COVID-19 patients shows little benefit as treatment
Currently, Democrats have 46 senate seats compared to 48 of the Republicans'. Democrats are hopeful that they can win two seats in Georgia making it a tie. But even with a tie, it would still be tough to bring in immigration reforms without Republican support like Powell pointed so. … [Read more...] about US Green Card – still a pipe dream for Indians?
The other unions participating the strike are - Indian National Trade Union Congress (INTUC), All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC), Hind Mazdoor Sabha (HMS), Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU), All India United Trade Union Centre (AIUTUC), Trade Union Co-ordination Centre (TUCC) and Self-Employed Women's Association (SEWA). … [Read more...] about Bank Strike News Highlights: Banking services partially impacted at some PSBs