2 suicide bombers sons of Sri Lankan spice mogul

This post was originally published on this siteColombo, April 24 (IANS) Two sons of millionaire businessman and spice trader Mohammed Yusuf Ibrahim were among the suicide bombers who carried out the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka which killed at least 359 and injured hundreds, media reports said. The brothers — Ilham Ibrahim and Inshaf … Read more2 suicide bombers sons of Sri Lankan spice mogul

India witnessed 1.4L a/c hacking attempts every hour in 2018

This post was originally published on this site In 2018, India reported about 1.4 lakh account takeover (ATO) login attempts every hour from people using stolen or generated username and password, a latest cyber security report has revealed. India was the second most preferred target destination after the US, recording more than 120.8 crore ATOs … Read moreIndia witnessed 1.4L a/c hacking attempts every hour in 2018

Long wait to land force Air India flight to declare May Day in Hong Kong

This post was originally published on this siteThe scare happened on March 20 when AI 315 was operating from Osaka to Hong Kong with over 170 people on board, before flying back to India. “The aircraft had to hold for very long time before landing and hence due (to) critical fuel, the pilot declared May … Read moreLong wait to land force Air India flight to declare May Day in Hong Kong

Indian IT companies raise elite US sales force

This post was originally published on this siteIn a move to accelerate its localisation efforts, Infosys and Wipro have hired 10,000 and 6,000 people respectively in the US over the last three years. TCS has added 17,000 people in the US in the last five years. These numbers include 600 sales personnel at Infosys and … Read moreIndian IT companies raise elite US sales force

Wipro BFSI prez Farooq resigns after 5 yrs at helm

This post was originally published on this siteGuha has been with Wipro for over 25 years and was the vertical head for BFS Americas in his previous role. He is based in New York and will report to Wipro CEO Abidali Neemuchwala. “Farooq has decided to step down due to health reasons. Shaji will continue … Read moreWipro BFSI prez Farooq resigns after 5 yrs at helm

Attorney General Appoints Regina Lombardo Acting Deputy Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

This post was originally published on this siteAttorney General William P. Barr announced today that he has appointed Regina “Reggie” Lombardo to be Acting Deputy Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), effective May 1, 2019.  Lombardo will replace Thomas Brandon, who will be retiring from federal service on April 30, … Read moreAttorney General Appoints Regina Lombardo Acting Deputy Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Metro Detroit Area Tax Preparer Sentenced to Prison for Filing Fraudulent Tax Returns

This post was originally published on this siteA Detroit, Michigan, man was sentenced today to 30 months in prison after being found guilty at trial of 25 counts of preparing false federal income tax returns, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division. 

Deputy Assistant Attorney General Adam S. Hickey of the National Security Division Delivers Remarks at the Fifth National Conference on CFIUS and Team Telecom

This post was originally published on this siteGood morning, and thank you for the invitation to return to this forum. This conference is one of the few devoted to national security reviews of foreign investment. It’s a unique opportunity for us in the government to talk to the private sector about the threats we see … Read moreDeputy Assistant Attorney General Adam S. Hickey of the National Security Division Delivers Remarks at the Fifth National Conference on CFIUS and Team Telecom

Former State Department Employee Pleads Guilty to Conspiring with Foreign Agents

This post was originally published on this siteCandace Marie Claiborne, a former employee of the U.S. Department of State, pleaded guilty today to a charge of conspiracy to defraud the United States, by lying to law enforcement and background investigators, and hiding her extensive contacts with, and gifts from, agents of the People’s Republic of … Read moreFormer State Department Employee Pleads Guilty to Conspiring with Foreign Agents

Armed border group shuts down camp at border in New Mexico

This post was originally published on this site An trailer used by members of the United Constitutional Patriots sits a quarter mile from a barrier that marks the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Sunland Park, N.M., hours before its occupants were evicted by police. Members of the United Constitutional Patriots gained national attention … Read moreArmed border group shuts down camp at border in New Mexico

Armed border group shuts down camp at border in New Mexico

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-04-23 21:44:19 by CEDAR ATTANASIO An trailer used by members of the United Constitutional Patriots sits a quarter mile from a barrier that marks the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Sunland Park, N.M., hours before its occupants were evicted by police. Members of the United … Read moreArmed border group shuts down camp at border in New Mexico

Armed border group shuts down camp at border in New Mexico

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-04-23 21:44:19 by CEDAR ATTANASIO An trailer used by members of the United Constitutional Patriots sits a quarter mile from a barrier that marks the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Sunland Park, N.M., hours before its occupants were evicted by police. Members of the United … Read moreArmed border group shuts down camp at border in New Mexico

Premium jumps in RBI’s second rupee-dollar swap

This post was originally published on this siteUnder this newly launched liquidity infusion mechanism, banks sell dollars to the RBI and get rupee funds from it with the guarantee that the central bank will return the dollars after three years. So in effect, banks get rupee funds at a time when they are short on … Read morePremium jumps in RBI’s second rupee-dollar swap

In Light of AG Decision, Another Look at Claim that Immigrant Families Show Up for Court

This post was originally published on this site In light of the attorney general’s recent decision on detention, it’s worth another look at an advocacy group’s 2018 report claiming that detention of illegal-alien families is unnecessary because almost all show up for their hearings in immigration court. Patrick McHugh April 23, 2019 – 4:07pm An … Read moreIn Light of AG Decision, Another Look at Claim that Immigrant Families Show Up for Court

Migrants fearful after hundreds arrested in Mexico raid

This post was originally published on this site TONALA, Mexico – Central American migrants traveling through southern Mexico toward the U.S. on Tuesday fearfully recalled their frantic escape from police the previous day, scuttling under barbed wire fences into pastures and then spending the night in the woods after hundreds were detained in a raid. … Read moreMigrants fearful after hundreds arrested in Mexico raid

Migrants fearful after hundreds arrested in Mexico raid

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-04-23 15:20:18 by MARK STEVENSON and SONIA PÉREZ D. TONALA, Mexico – Central American migrants traveling through southern Mexico toward the U.S. on Tuesday fearfully recalled their frantic escape from police the previous day, scuttling under barbed wire fences into pastures and then spending the night in … Read moreMigrants fearful after hundreds arrested in Mexico raid

(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Manufacturing’s Productivity Leaders Continue to Surprise

This post was originally published on this siteOne of my favorite sets of U.S. government statistics came out this morning – “Productivity and costs by industry: manufacturing and mining industries.” However boring it sounds, it’s useful because it sheds lots of light on which specific sectors within domestic American manufacturing should be seen as winners … Read more(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Manufacturing’s Productivity Leaders Continue to Surprise

Former ICE acting director on border: ‘This is a crisis I’ve never seen before at this level’

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-04-23 14:06:54 by Talia Kaplan Former acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Tom Homan, a Fox News contributor, said Tuesday that the situation at the southern border “is a crisis I’ve never seen before at this level.” Homan, who served as acting ICE director under President Donald Trump from 2017-2018, … Read moreFormer ICE acting director on border: ‘This is a crisis I’ve never seen before at this level’

President Seeks to Reduce Visa Overstays

This post was originally published on this site Tue, Apr 23rd 2019 @ 1:59 pm EDT President Trump issued a memorandum yesterday addressing “the high number of nonimmigrant visa recipients who stay past their authorized time in our country.” The memorandum directs the Secretaries of State and Homeland Security to report within 120 days on … Read morePresident Seeks to Reduce Visa Overstays

Border Patrol Press Release Puzzles

This post was originally published on this site When I first saw the headline on yesterday’s Border Patrol press release “Discovered Tunnel Destroyed in Rio Grande Valley”, I was ready to be really impressed (and depressed) by the thought that one of the cartels had dug a huge tunnel under that river. Patrick McHugh April … Read moreBorder Patrol Press Release Puzzles

Axne to Sit on Governor Reynolds' Flood Advisory Board

This post was originally published on this site Des Moines, IA – Today, U.S. Representative Cindy Axne (IA-03) released the following statement upon being appointed to Governor Reynolds’ bipartisan Flood Recovery Advisory Board: “I look forward to serving on Governor Reynolds’ bipartisan Flood Recovery Advisory Board to help effectively coordinate federal and state resources for … Read moreAxne to Sit on Governor Reynolds' Flood Advisory Board

Bernie Sanders Says Boston Marathon Bomber Should Be Permitted to Vote from Prison

This post was originally published on this site Instead, he should have been charged with treason, as well as acts of terror and mass murder, and had his citizenship — which he never clearly valued to begin with, thus making its procurement a sad joke — stripped from him. Patrick McHugh April 23, 2019 – … Read moreBernie Sanders Says Boston Marathon Bomber Should Be Permitted to Vote from Prison

H1B 2020 Lottery Results, Timeline – Premium Processing vs. Regular

This post was originally published on this site I see many people, who filed for H1B Visa 2020 season, worried about not picked in lottery, and some filed in regular processing wondering when they will get their receipts. In this article, we will cover below topics: How would I know, if I am selected in … Read moreH1B 2020 Lottery Results, Timeline – Premium Processing vs. Regular

Fair App Review – How I Got a $305 Fair Car Rental Bonus

This post was originally published on this site In our second Fair app review, senior RSG contributor Jay Cradeur shares the process of what it’s like driving with a Fair rental car for Uber. Here’s Jay’s first review of Fair. And in case you missed it, here is what it’s like to request, rent and … Read moreFair App Review – How I Got a $305 Fair Car Rental Bonus

Branson’s ‘close call’ with falling metal bar

This post was originally published on this siteThe metal bar and banner missed the 68-year-old businessman by a few inches and apparently no one was injured when the accident took place at Virgin MiamiCentral Station in Florida. In the video, Branson can be seen holding strings and the moment he releases it, both the bar … Read moreBranson’s ‘close call’ with falling metal bar

Trump Appointees Defy ‘Buy American,’ Protect Chinese Manufacturing

This post was originally published on this site Excerpt: “GOP globalists are a big threat to the economic recovery,” Stumo said. “President Trump’s nomination team needs to have a litmus test to screen out globalists when considering appointees. The president should now be tweeting about these America Last FTC commissioners as vigorously as he tweets against the Federal Reserve.” … Read moreTrump Appointees Defy ‘Buy American,’ Protect Chinese Manufacturing

Plurality of Republicans Say Immigration Hurts the United States

This post was originally published on this site A plurality of Republican voters, more than 3-in-7, say illegal and legal immigration hurt the United States and make the country a “worse place to live,” a new poll finds. The latest Fox News poll finds that about 43 percent of GOP voters said overall immigration to the … Read morePlurality of Republicans Say Immigration Hurts the United States

Shemaroo enters US market with launch of its Direct-to-Consumer OTT platform

This post was originally published on this site HOBOKEN, N.J.: Shemaroo Entertainment Limited (Shemaroo), one of India’s leading integrated media content houses, enters the US market with the launch of its over-the-top (OTT) video streaming  service, ShemarooMe, in the US. Building on its vast content library and expertise gained over the past 57 years and in more than … Read moreShemaroo enters US market with launch of its Direct-to-Consumer OTT platform