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Donald Trump’s policy on H1-B Visa, immigrant workers could harm US competitiveness, say top CEOs

New York: The Trump administration’s “inconsistent” immigration policies, including on the H1-B visa for professionals, could “disrupt” operations of American firms and inflict “substantial harm” on their competitiveness, CEOs from top US companies have warned. In a letter to US Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, members of the Business Roundtable, including Apple CEO Tim Cook, […]

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In Unprecedented Move, Ex-Spymasters Condemn Trump For His “Threats”

Former CIA directors and another half dozen of America’s most senior spies have issued an unprecedented condemnation of President Donald Trump, after his decision to blacklist their colleague John Brennan. In a statement, ex-CIA bosses appointed by Republican and Democratic presidents — including Robert Gates, George Tenet, Porter Goss, Leon Panetta and David Petraeus — […]

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North Korea ‘possibly’ building new nuclear missiles: United States

North Korea is reportedly constructing new intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) and its missile programme is doing “business as usual”, according to an official. A US official having knowledge of the latest intelligence assessment on Pyongyang told Fox News, “It’s business is as usual.” The official underlined that the North Korean government under its supreme leader […]