New rules can deny green cards for immigrants using public benefits

United States President has announced new immigration rules.The rules will apply to immigrants who enter the country legally and then apply for Green Card. Green Card is an identification card which gives one the status of a permanent resident along with legal rights to work in the USA. The rules change a 1999 law which… Continue reading New rules can deny green cards for immigrants using public benefits

Democrats concerned over Trump’s India policy

US Democratic lawmakers has criticized US President for his failure to appoint a confirmed head of the state department’s South and Central Asia (SCA) bureau.This department conducts diplomatic relations with India, Pakistan, Afghanistan and other countries. US President had announced his South Asia policy in 2017 calling for a greater development role for India in… Continue reading Democrats concerned over Trump’s India policy

Trump orders tariff hike on remaining Chinese imports

United States President has decided to raise tariffs on almost all imports from China which are valued at approximately $300 billion. This is in addition to the Chinese imports worth $200 billion on which US had increased the import duty from 10% to 25%. The United States and China are currently discussing a trade deal.The… Continue reading Trump orders tariff hike on remaining Chinese imports

Mueller report: Trump asserts executive privilege

The US President has asserted executive privilege in an effort to shield hidden portions of Robert Mueller incomplete report.It is the first time the current US President has invoked executive privilege to shield information from Congress. Executive privilege is a right claimed by presidents to withhold information about internal executive branch deliberations from other branches… Continue reading Mueller report: Trump asserts executive privilege