NRI NEWS – UKMALAYALEE

Iran Says Seizure Of UK-Flagged Tanker Was “Legal Measure”

TEHRAN July 23: Iran’s seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz was a “legal measure”, the spokesman for the Islamic republic’s government said on Monday.
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Adoptive Malayalee Father, Charged For Indian Child’s Murder In US, Seeks New Trial

Houston, US July 20: Wesley Mathews, the Indian-American foster father, sentenced to life after his 3-year-old daughter Sherin Mathews was found dead in a culvert in 2017, has filed a motion for a new trial, US media reported, less than a month after he said he would accept any punishment jurors chose.
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US mulls increasing merit-based immigration to 57%

Washington July 19: The Trump administration is proposing 57 per cent increase in the merit-based legal immigration and half of those would be based on family and humanitarian grounds, in an effort to overhaul the outdated system.
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Indians Received 67-72% Of Total US H1-B Visas In Last 5 Years: Foreign Ministry

New Delhi July 18: Indian nationals have received between 67 and 72 per cent of the total H-1B visas issued by the US in last five years, the External Affairs Ministry said on Wednesday.
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Scantily Clad Pitch Invader Foiled At Cricket World Cup Final

LONDON July 15: A pitch invader’s attempt to gatecrash the Cricket World Cup final to advertise an adult website was cut short by on-the-ball stewards at Lord’s on Sunday. Continue reading “Scantily Clad Pitch Invader Foiled At Cricket World Cup Final”

Trump Confirms Immigration Raids Set For The Weekend

WASHINGTON July 13: US President Donald Trump confirmed Friday that agents of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency will launch raids across the country this weekend to round up thousands of undocumented migrants for deportation. Continue reading “Trump Confirms Immigration Raids Set For The Weekend”

IPL-style Playoffs An Option But Semis Different Kind Of Fun: Kohli

LONDON July12: India had marched into the semifinals of the ICC World Cup as the undisputed league toppers. One loss (to hosts England) and one no-result (against New Zealand) due to rain made the 2011 champions rousing favourites to reach their second World Cup final in eight years.
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4,698 complaints from Indian women deserted by NRI husbands addressed since 2016: MEA

New Delhi, July 11: As many as 4,698 complaints from distressed Indian women deserted by their NRI husbands were addressed in the last three and a half years, the Ministry of External Affairs said Wednesday. Continue reading “4,698 complaints from Indian women deserted by NRI husbands addressed since 2016: MEA”

Two Indian Expats Win Million Dollars Each In Dubai Lottery

Dubai July 10: Two Indian nationals, including a woman, have won a staggering USD one million each in the Dubai Duty Free raffle on Tuesday, while another compatriot has won a luxury car in the lottery game, according to a media report.
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Saravana Bhavan Founder Seeks Delay To Life Sentence For Murder

LONDON July 9: The founder of a trailblazing restaurant chain sentenced to life for murder launched a Supreme Court appeal to delay the beginning of his term on Monday, citing ill-health.
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