Won’t allow H1B visa holders to replace US workers: Trump

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President-elect Donald Trump has said he would not allow Americans to be replaced by foreign workers, in an apparent reference to cases like that of Disney World and other American companies wherein people hired on H-1B visas, including Indians, displaced US workers “We will fight to protect every last American life,” Trump told thousands More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Monday, December 5th, 2016
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United Nations appeals for record $22.2 billion global aid

The United Nations appealed Monday for a record $22.2 billion (20.9 billion euros) to provide aid in 2017 to surging numbers of people hit by conflicts and disasters around the world. It’s “the highest More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016
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Indonesian plane with 13 on board goes missing

 Twelve people were feared killed when an Indonesian police plane crashed in the countrys Riau Islands province today, a media report said. The plane, belonging to the police department, had left Pangkal Pinang, More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
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76 killed in Brazilian football team’s plane crash in Colombia

A chartered plane with a Brazilian first division soccer team crashed near Medellin while on its way to the finals of a regional tournament, killing 76 people, Colombian officials said on Tuesday. Five people survived. The More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
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16000 flee Aleppo, United Nations calls situation ‘chilling’

Up to 16,000 civilians have fled strife-torn parts of eastern Aleppo as the rebels lost all of the northern neighbourhoods of their stronghold, the UN said on Tuesday, describing the situation as “chilling”. More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, November 27th, 2016
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Netherlands culls 190000 ducks fearing bird flu outbreak

Around 190,000 ducks were destroyed at six farms in the Netherlands following an avian flu outbreak, the country’s first cull in response to an epidemic sweeping northern Europe. Outbreaks of avian flu, primarily More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
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Tsunami hits Japan after strong quake, nuclear plant disrupted

A powerful earthquake rocked northern Japan on Tuesday, briefly disrupting cooling functions at a nuclear plant and generating a tsunami that hit the same region devastated by a massive quake, tsunami and nuclear More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Friday, November 18th, 2016
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Australia cuts ‘457 visa’ stay

What is ‘457 Visa’ 457 visa is given to foreign workers for 4 years and is designed to fill positions where Australians are difficult to be found. There are a range of different occupations on the list More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, November 13th, 2016
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Tsunami warning follows powerful 7.8 magnitude quake in New Zealand

A powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked New Zealand early today, the US Geological Survey said, prompting a tsunami warning and knocking out power and phone services in many parts of the country. The shallow More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Friday, November 11th, 2016
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Japan makes exception; signs historic nuclear deal with India

Making an exception, Japan today signed a historic civil nuclear cooperation deal with India, opening the door for collaboration between their industries in the field even as the countries signed nine other agreements More...