TCS gave Rs 220 crore to electoral trust in Jan-Mar

This post was originally published on this siteTCS previously gave money to the Progressive Electoral Trust, set up by Tata Trusts in 2013. The Trust has funded multiple political parties and between April 1, 2013, and March 31, 2016, it had funded Cong the most, followed by Biju Janata Dal. During that period, TCS had … Read moreTCS gave Rs 220 crore to electoral trust in Jan-Mar

Fitness without the Long, Grueling Workout

This post was originally published on this sitePondering what Nature selected as advantageous in our long existence as hunter-gatherers helps us understand why walking and occasional short bursts of intensive exercise together yield the vast majority of the benefits of exercise/fitness. What if there was a way to get rich by merely investing a modest … Read moreFitness without the Long, Grueling Workout

Migrants break border gate, force their way into Mexico

This post was originally published on this site MEXICO CITY – Mexican authorities said a group of about 350 migrants broke the locks on a gate at the Guatemalan border Friday and forced their way into southern Mexico to join a larger group of migrants trying to make their way toward the United States. The … Read moreMigrants break border gate, force their way into Mexico

Rep. Axne on the Retirement of Congressman Loebsack

This post was originally published on this siteDES MOINES – Today, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne released the following statement on the retirement of Congressman Dave Loebsack who announced today he would leave Congress at the end of this term: “Congressman Loebsack has been a true champion for all Iowans during his seven terms in office. … Read moreRep. Axne on the Retirement of Congressman Loebsack

Losing the media war: Indian diplomacy has handled the Balakot strike aftermath in an awfully ham-handed manner

This post was originally published on this siteHere is a puzzle. India’s all-volunteer military is highly professional and competent and Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the ruling BJP are social media and tech-savvy. Why then is India’s public diplomacy abysmal? Is it… Please follow and like us:

DHS Blocks White House Plan to Bus Migrants into Democrats’ Districts

This post was originally published on this site Officials at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) blocked a White House proposal to spotlight Central American migration by busing the migrants into Democrats’ “sanctuary city” neighborhoods, according to the Washington Post. DHS staffers leaked the hardball proposal to Democrat legislators, the newspaper reported: House Speaker Nancy … Read moreDHS Blocks White House Plan to Bus Migrants into Democrats’ Districts

Migrants break border gate, force their way into Mexico

This post was originally published on this site published 2019-04-12 14:28:20 by MEXICO CITY – Mexican authorities say that a group of about 350 migrants broke the locks on a border gate and forced their way into southern Mexico. The National Immigration Institute did not identify the nationalities of the migrants, but they are usually … Read moreMigrants break border gate, force their way into Mexico

Trump doubles down on plan to ship migrants to sanctuary cities, says ‘Radical Left’ should be happy

This post was originally published on this site President Trump responded to reports Friday that his administration proposed releasing immigrant detainees in sanctuary cities by not only confirming the plan but saying it remains under “strong” consideration. Further, the president tweeted that relocating illegal immigrants to these districts should make the “Radical Left” happy. The comments came … Read moreTrump doubles down on plan to ship migrants to sanctuary cities, says ‘Radical Left’ should be happy

Trump doubles down on plan to ship migrants to sanctuary cities, says ‘Radical Left’ should be happy

This post was originally published on this site published 2019-04-12 13:04:21 by Brooke Singman President Trump responded to reports Friday that his administration proposed releasing immigrant detainees in sanctuary cities by not only confirming the plan but saying it remains under “strong” consideration. Further, the president tweeted that relocating illegal immigrants to these districts should make the … Read moreTrump doubles down on plan to ship migrants to sanctuary cities, says ‘Radical Left’ should be happy

ICE created fake FB profiles to nab Indian students; violated guidelines

This post was originally published on this site London, April 12 (IANS) Waking up from slumber, Facebook has said that the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) violated its guidelines by creating fake profiles on its platform tied to the University of Farmington — a sham institution that left over 600 students, 90 per cent of … Read moreICE created fake FB profiles to nab Indian students; violated guidelines

McConnell Open to Border, Asylum Negotiations with Democrats

This post was originally published on this site Fri, Apr 12th 2019 @ 12:01 pm EDT Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) yesterday said it is “way past time” for Republicans and Democrats to negotiate a solution for the border crisis. Alluding to the recent DHS personnel shakeup, McConnell said, “It can’t all be solved … Read moreMcConnell Open to Border, Asylum Negotiations with Democrats

Pelosi fumes over White House plan to release immigrant detainees in sanctuary cities

This post was originally published on this site published 2019-04-12 11:40:43 by Brooke Singman A scuttled White House proposal to release immigrant detainees in San Francisco and other sanctuary cities triggered a fierce backlash Friday from Democrats including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, whose office called the idea “despicable.” The Washington Post first reported that the White House proposed … Read morePelosi fumes over White House plan to release immigrant detainees in sanctuary cities

(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Real Wages are Still Far from Great Again – Especially in Manufacturing

This post was originally published on this site No doubt about it – this week’s government report on U.S. real wages was a dog. (No offense to canine lovers – of which I’m one!) And the news, as usually the case, was particularly bad for manufacturing workers, as their inflation-adjusted hourly pay in March dipped … Read more(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Real Wages are Still Far from Great Again – Especially in Manufacturing

General Counsel Discusses White House Meeting With Trade Officials

This post was originally published on this site Editors note: CPA board member Burl Finkelstein is featured in this article on our trade conference last month in March. While trade tensions have left some companies feeling uneasy, especially those with a global footprint, others are applauding the Trump administration’s “America First” stance. And a contingent … Read moreGeneral Counsel Discusses White House Meeting With Trade Officials

Alibaba founder Jack Ma defends overtime work culture as ‘huge blessing’

This post was originally published on this siteThe e-commerce magnate weighed into a debate about work-life balance and the overtime hours demanded by some companies as the sector slows after years of breakneck growth. In a speech to Alibaba employees, Ma defended the industry’s ‘996’ work schedule, which refers to the 9 a.m. to 9 … Read moreAlibaba founder Jack Ma defends overtime work culture as ‘huge blessing’

Uber Announces Its Own Driver Appreciation Bonuses Pre IPO

This post was originally published on this site It’s official – Uber has announced it is filing for an IPO soon. What does this all mean for drivers? In some cases, it could be very good news. Senior RSG contributor Jay Cradeur shares what Uber’s IPO announcement means for drivers below. Last month, Lyft announced their … Read moreUber Announces Its Own Driver Appreciation Bonuses Pre IPO

H-1B denial rates rise significantly: 32% of new petitions denied in first quarter

This post was originally published on this site NRI Pulse Staff Report Denial rates for H-1B petitions have increased significantly, rising from 6% in FY 2015 to 32% in the first quarter of FY 2019 for new H-1B petitions for initial employment, according to a National Foundation for American Policy (NFAP) analysis of U.S. Citizenship … Read moreH-1B denial rates rise significantly: 32% of new petitions denied in first quarter

Jet Airways cancels all international flights till Monday, operating single digit planes now

This post was originally published on this siteThe struggling-to-survive airline had on Thursday night cancelled all its foreign flights for a day as it hoped to get some of the promised Rs 1500 crore emergency funding from lenders and then mount these expenses to operate routes, including west-bound ones on wide body aircraft. Please follow … Read moreJet Airways cancels all international flights till Monday, operating single digit planes now

Retail inflation accelerates to 2.86% in March; factory output slows to 0.1% in February

This post was originally published on this siteThe Central Statistics Office (CSO) data showed that inflation in food basket rose to 0.3 per cent in March from (-) 0.66 per cent in the previous month. The inflation in ‘fuel and light’ segment rose to 2.42 per cent as against 1.24 per cent in February. Please … Read moreRetail inflation accelerates to 2.86% in March; factory output slows to 0.1% in February

Philly Nonprofit Muslims Serve Feeds 82,700 Homeless and Food Insecure Individuals

This post was originally published on this site A Philadelphia-based nonprofit has been quietly serving a hearty helping of love and kindness to those in need. Over the course of the past six years, the organization known as Muslims Serve (previously seen under the moniker of Feed Philly) … Continue reading → The post Philly … Read morePhilly Nonprofit Muslims Serve Feeds 82,700 Homeless and Food Insecure Individuals

TCS Q4 profit jumps 18% to Rs 8,126 crore

This post was originally published on this siteThe country’s largest software exporter’s revenue from operations in Q4 came in at Rs 38,010 crore, up 18.49 per cent from Rs 32,076 crore posted in similar quarter last year. The board of also declared a final dividend of Rs 18 per equity share. Please follow and like … Read moreTCS Q4 profit jumps 18% to Rs 8,126 crore

Today in OpenGov: All bundled up.

This post was originally published on this site Editor’s note: Before you jump into today’s news, we have a quick favor to ask. We appreciate you, our dedicated readers, and want to ensure that Today in OpenGov is serving your needs and interests. We are undertaking a semi-regular review of our newsletter’s content and practices and would love … Read moreToday in OpenGov: All bundled up.

Steve McCraw: Sleeper Candidate for DHS Secretary?

This post was originally published on this site With the resignation of DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, the biggest question in Washington is: “Who’s next?” Washington is a town of rumors, and one of the most interesting names that I have heard as a replacement for Nielsen is that of a man whom I have known … Read moreSteve McCraw: Sleeper Candidate for DHS Secretary?

The U.S. Is Not ‘Too Empty’ or ‘In Dire Need of New Faces’, as the N.Y. Times Puts It

This post was originally published on this site Slightly increasing the average person’s would fill many millions of jobs, even if we did nothing to increase the labor-force participation rates of minorities and the disabled, and did nothing to decrease the prison population. Patrick McHugh April 12, 2019 – 4:00am David North Please follow and … Read moreThe U.S. Is Not ‘Too Empty’ or ‘In Dire Need of New Faces’, as the N.Y. Times Puts It

White House proposed releasing immigrant detainees into ‘sanctuary cities’ to target political foes: report

This post was originally published on this site The Trump administration proposed releasing immigrant detainees onto the streets of “sanctuary cities”–including San Francisco– on at least two occasions within the past six months as retribution against the president’s political enemies, The Washington Post reported, citing unnamed Department of Homeland Security officials and emails. The proposal was first … Read moreWhite House proposed releasing immigrant detainees into ‘sanctuary cities’ to target political foes: report