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Washington DC [US], December 4 (ANI): The United States Senate passed the 'Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act' or S.386 bill on Wednesday evening, proving a huge relief to thousands of Indian nationals currently stuck in Green Card limbo.
Updated : 1 day, 20 hours ago IST
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], December 2 (ANI): Eight teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and personnel of the Air Force and the Navy have been deployed for rescue and relief operations ahead of Cyclone Burevi, said Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday.
Updated : 2 days, 4 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India], December 2 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday denied interim relief to mining giant Vedanta Limited by refusing to allow immediate re-opening of its Sterlite Copper smelting plant at Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi.
Updated : 2 days, 10 hours ago IST
Washington [US], December 2 (ANI/Sputnik): US Senators Bob Menendez and Rob Portman called for allocating budget funds to address a humanitarian crisis in South Caucasus caused by a military conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
Updated : 2 days, 17 hours ago IST
Washington DC [US], December 2 (ANI): A day after announcing key members of his economic team, US President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday expressed the need to deliver immediate relief for the American people and build our economy back better amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Updated : 3 days, 5 hours ago IST
New York [US], December 1 (ANI/Sputnik): UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock on Tuesday said that the 2021 humanitarian budget needs USD 35 billion to cover aid for 160 million people in need worldwide.
Updated : 6 days, 9 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India], November 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday spoke to Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi Palaniswami and after discussing the situation in the wake of Cyclone Nivar, announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakhs for the next of kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 each
Updated : 6 days, 22 hours ago IST
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], November 27 (ANI): As many as three people died and over 10,000 people were shifted to relief shelters in the Chittoor, Kadapa, Nellore and Prakasam districts of Andhra Pradesh after cyclone Nivar caused widespread devastation in the state and neighbouring
Updated : 1 week ago IST
Puducherry, Tamil Nadu [India], November 27 (ANI): Indian Army of Dakshin Bharat Area Headquarters in anticipation of Cyclone 'Nivar' had pre-positioned a total of 22 rescue teams in Puducherry, Chennai and Tiruchirappalli and also established a control room with operational staff to provide
Cuddalore (Tamil Nadu) [India], November 26 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami visited several cyclone-hit areas of Cuddalore district in Tamil Nadu and assured relief fund after assessing total damage caused by cyclone Nivar.
Updated : 1 week, 1 day ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], November 26 (ANI): As "severe" cyclonic storm Nivar approached Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts, the Indian Navy on Wednesday put ships, aircraft, helicopters, diving, and disaster relief teams on standby for rendering support to state and Union Territory admini
Updated : 1 week, 2 days ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], November 25 (ANI): Ahead of Cyclone Nivar, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Wednesday visited Chembarambakkam lake to review the ground situation.