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?
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H1-B visa denial rates for Indian IT firms have been increasing since 2017. A memo in 2018 mandated employers to submit the itinerary and contracts for employees deployed in third-party sites further increased the denial rates. On June 22, 2020, an executive order banning the entry of skilled foreign workers, including H-1B visa holders, was issued to protect American jobs at the back of COVID-19. … [Read more...] about Joe Biden as US President expected to bring relief to Indian IT industry, but fractured Congress poses challenges
Indian sellers have been witnessing strong demand across categories like apparel, fine jewellery, toys, auto parts and accessories and home decor, especially during the holiday season (Thanksgiving to New Year''s), eBay India Country Manager Vidmay Naini told PTI. … [Read more...] about US, UK and Australia among top markets for Indian sellers exporting products on eBay
A decade later, the entire world is now looking forward to Chandrayaan 2 in yet another journey to the unexplored. “For one, we are going to a place where no one has ventured before, which is the South Pole of the moon,” pointed out Annadurai. … [Read more...] about Chandrayaan 2 | Why this journey to the moon is important for India
There was no real response to the explosion at Natanz, also attributed to Israel, other than the subsequent installation of some advanced centrifuges to make the point that Iran’s program would move ahead, slowly and methodically. Attacks aimed at U.S. forces in Iraq, many by Iranian proxies, have diminished in recent weeks, and Iran’s feared cyberattacks on the U.S. election system seemed more like amateur hour — emails to some voters purporting to be threats from a far-right group, the Proud Boys. … [Read more...] about Assassination in Iran could limit Biden’s options. Was that the goal?