Bangladesh to Construct Monument for Indian Soldiers Martyred in 1971 Liberation War: Minister

Bangladesh will construct a monument in the memory of the Indian soldiers martyred in the 1971 Liberation War against Pakistan, coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the country’s independence, Liberation War Affairs Minister Mozammel Haque said in Dhaka on Thursday. He made the comments when outgoing Indian High Commisisoner Riva Ganguly Das paid him…

China-backed Attempt by Pakistan to Discuss Kashmir Issue at UNSC Fails Yet Again, Says Indian Diplomat

Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officers put up a roadblock on an empty street during a lockdown on the first anniversary of the revocation of Kashmir’s autonomy, in Srinagar August 5, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Ismail Pakistan has been unsuccessfully trying to drum up international support against India for withdrawing Jammu and Kashmir’s special status and…

In Blow to Indian IT Professionals, Trump Signs New Executive Order Against Hiring H1B Visa Holders

President Donald Trump during a visit to the headquarters of the American Red Cross in Washington on Thursday, July 30, 2020. (Doug Mills/The New York Times) The H1B visa, most sought-after among Indian IT professionals, is a non-immigrant visa that allows US companies to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical…