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Foreign students "must leave United States" if classes move online

07 Jul 2020

Foreign students "must leave United States" if classes move online

In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the US government has toughened its visa rules for foreign students, telling them on Monday that they will have to leave if all their classes move online.

What is '#CancelYale'? Here's all you need to know

02 Jul 2020

What is '#CancelYale'? Here's all you need to know

Over the past few weeks, there have been calls to "cancel" Yale University over its ties to slavery.

Coronavirus: Thousands in US file class-action lawsuit against China

20 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: Thousands in US file class-action lawsuit against China

Amid a global outcry over China's handling of the coronavirus outbreak, 10,000 Americans have reportedly signed a class-action lawsuit against the country.

Yale "alumnus" Smriti Irani confirms she isn't a graduate

12 Apr 2019

Yale "alumnus" Smriti Irani confirms she isn't a graduate

She was once India's HRD Minister but no one really knew how educated Smriti Irani is. Then she made a thumping proclamation that she had a degree from the prestigious Yale University.

Former US President, George HW Bush dies at 94

01 Dec 2018

Former US President, George HW Bush dies at 94

George HW Bush, the 41st President of United States, died on Friday. He was 94 years old.

Trump nominates Neomi Rao to replace Kavanaugh on DC circuit

15 Nov 2018

Trump nominates Neomi Rao to replace Kavanaugh on DC circuit

US President Donald Trump has sent to the Senate the nomination of prominent Indian-American, Neomi Rao, to replace Justice Brett Kavanaugh on the powerful DC Circuit Court of Appeals.

Despite second sexual harassment allegation, Brett Kavanaugh to stay put

25 Sep 2018

Despite second sexual harassment allegation, Brett Kavanaugh to stay put

US President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court has come under fire of late after allegations of sexual harassment surfaced against him.

Salesforce co-founder buys Time magazine for $190 million in cash

17 Sep 2018

Salesforce co-founder buys Time magazine for $190 million in cash

Time magazine is being sold by Meredith Corporation to Marc Benioff, a co-founder of Salesforce, and his wife.

Trump nominates Indian-American professor Aditya Bamzai to Civil Liberties board

08 Aug 2018

Trump nominates Indian-American professor Aditya Bamzai to Civil Liberties board

US President Donald Trump has nominated a prominent Indian-American law professor and legal expert to an agency on privacy and civil liberties.

26-year-old Isha Ambani gets an MBA from Stanford University

21 Jun 2018

26-year-old Isha Ambani gets an MBA from Stanford University

It's been a memorable couple of months for Isha Ambani, daughter of Mukesh Ambani. A little over a month after announcing her engagement, she has now completed her MBA from the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University.

These 5 Android apps can help you quit smoking

16 Jun 2018

These 5 Android apps can help you quit smoking

A recent study published by the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World revealed that almost seven out of ten Indian smokers are aware of the negative consequences of smoking, but 53% still can't quit.

These 5 Android apps can help you quit smoking

01 Jun 2018

These 5 Android apps can help you quit smoking

A study published by the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World revealed that almost seven out of ten Indian smokers are aware of the negative consequences of smoking, but 53% still can't quit.

Harish Khare, The Tribune editor, quits amid reports of pressure

16 Mar 2018

Harish Khare, The Tribune editor, quits amid reports of pressure

Adding to the long line of esteemed Indian journalists who have resigned or been removed from their positions in recent times, Harish Khare has now quit as editor-in-chief of The Tribune, The Wire reports.

RBI governor gets a pay hike

02 Apr 2017

RBI governor gets a pay hike

The government has more than doubled the salaries of the RBI Governor and Deputy Governors.

Urjit Patel gets Rs.2lakh/month, no support staff

04 Dec 2016

Urjit Patel gets Rs.2lakh/month, no support staff

The RBI revealed that its governor, Urjit Patel, draws a salary of Rs.2 lakh per month and is not provided with support-staff at his residence.

Urjit Patel appointed as RBI Governor

20 Aug 2016

Urjit Patel appointed as RBI Governor

After Raghuram Rajan stepped down as RBI's Governor last month, Deputy Governor Urjit Patel was considered as a top contender for the bank's chief role.

Shahrukh Khan's run-ins with US immigration

12 Aug 2016

Shahrukh Khan's run-ins with US immigration

Shahrukh Khan was detained at the Los Angeles airport by US immigration officials on a trip to the United States on Friday.