Indians among illegal immigrants seek relief from deportation

August 16th, 2012 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 16 (IANS) Thousands of young, undocumented immigrants including Indians have began applying for relief under President Barack Obama's mini DREAM Act that allows them to work without ... Read more...

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Talent young illegal immigrants can stay in US: Obama

June 16th, 2012 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 16 (IANS) In an election-year move hailed by South Asian, Latino and other immigrant organisations, President Barack Obama announced that his administration will stop deporting talented young ... Read more...

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Industry welcomes GAAR deferral

May 7th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) India Inc. Monday welcomed the government's decision to defer implementation of the General Anti-Avoidance Rules (GAAR) by a year."We are happy that the suggestions made ... Read more...

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Belarus jails two more former presidential candidates

May 27th, 2011 - 6:01 am ICT by IANS
Minsk, May 27 (IANS) A Belarusian court sentenced two more former presidential candidates to jail Thursday, taking the total number of ex-presidential candidates being imprisoned in the country to ... Read more...

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James Franco gears up for his second PhD

April 23rd, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
"James Franco was scheduled to enter the PhD program in Literature and Creative Writing in Fall2011, but he requested a deferral for an additional year, which the faculty granted, so he ... Read more...

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New Zealand hopes to postpone Bangladesh tour due to quake, stifling temperatures

March 19th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 19 (ANI): New Zealand Cricket has requested a postponement of the team's test tour to Bangladesh, citing the potential stifling temperatures on the subcontinent and the Christchurch earthquake as the ... Read more...

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Ralph Nader Endeavors To Postpone GM’s IPO

November 12th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Ralph Nader happens to be a rather prominent American advocate of consumer rights. He, along with two additional consumer protection organizations, have executed a ... Read more...

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Australia strengthens student visa guidelines

April 28th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Australia has further tightened its policy on student visas to ensure these are only given to "genuine" individuals. A press release of the Australian high commission Wednesday quoted ... Read more...

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UN General Assembly to hold economic crisis debate

May 27th, 2009 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 26 (DPA) The UN General Assembly Tuesday rescheduled its failed efforts to hold a debate on the global financial and economic crisis at the end of June, three weeks ... Read more...

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‘Elahi played a key role in persuading Musharraf for early polls’

November 14th, 2007 - 10:31 am ICT by admin

Posted in World |