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03 January 2018 Current Events Approval of new proposal for H-1B visa could send more than 500,000 Indian techies back home

If the proposal by Trump administration of not extending H-1B gets implemented, more than 500,000 of India's skilled workforce would have to return home. The new proposal is introduced to prevent the misuse and abuse of H-1B visas which is aligned to President's “ Buy American, Hire American” campaign that will lead towards protecting local jobs for Americans.


Maharashtra Bandh today due to the protest of Dalit groups

Caste clashes in Maharashtra have taken an ugly turn.The state has observed shutdown today to protest against the failure of state government to control the situation. Metro services are affected because of it. Group of Dalit activists attempted for rail blockade which was prevented by the security forces. Schools and colleges in Mumbai remain open but buses stayed off the roles.


Approval of new proposal for H-1B visa could send more than 500,000 Indian techies back home

If the proposal by Trump administration of not extending H-1B gets implemented, more than 500,000 of India's skilled workforce would have to return home. The new proposal is introduced to prevent the misuse and abuse of H-1B visas which is aligned to President's “ Buy American, Hire American” campaign that will lead towards protecting local jobs for Americans.

Maharashtra Bandh today due to the protest of Dalit groups

Caste clashes in Maharashtra have taken an ugly turn.The state has observed shutdown today to protest against the failure of state government to control the situation. Metro services are affected because of it. Group of Dalit activists attempted for rail blockade which was prevented by the security forces. Schools and colleges in Mumbai remain open but buses stayed off the roles.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
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Which States Share Boundaries with Pakistan? There are four states that share a border with Pakistan, namely, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, and Gujarat. The India Pakistan Border is quite intriguing. Since India has installed 1,50,000 flood lights on… Read More...
Which Places in India Still Largely Speak Sanskrit?Sanskrit is considered as Dev Bhasha, the language of Gods. It has a history of around 3500 years. It used to be a primary language of ancient India. Its earliest form Vedic Sanskrit, was prevalent from 1500 500 BCE. However, it is fading… Read More...



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