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Over 30,000 Indians overstayed in US last year: Homeland Security Dept

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Over 30,000 Indians over stayed in the US last year, according to a new report which said that a total of 1.4 million people from India traveled to the US on various visas in 2016.

Trump condemns 'evil losers' behind Manchester attack

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US President Donald Trump on Tuesday condemned the "evil losers" behind a bomb attack at a pop concert in the British city of Manchester that killed at least 22 people.

Japan parliament passes controversial anti-terror bill

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Japan's lower house of parliament today passed a controversial bill to crack down on people planning terrorism and other organised crime, despite concerns it threatens civil rights.

Militant attack on Afghan army base kills 10 soldiers

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At least 10 Afghan soldiers were killed when militants attacked their army base in the southern province of Kandahar, the defence ministry said Tuesday, in the latest attack on Western-backed forces.

Disruptive passenger in Trump cap delays Shanghai flight

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A disruptive passenger on a United Airlines flight from Shanghai to New Jersey was asked to get off the plane in a politically tinged altercation, resulting in an unscheduled stop in San Francisco and an arrival delayed by eight hours.

US lawmaker calls for abolishing H1B visa lottery system

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A top Republican lawmaker has demanded abolition of the lottery system in allocating H-1B visas, the most sought-after by Indian IT professionals, to restore the original purpose of the programme to bring the "best and brightest" to the country.

Working with other nations for more information on Manchester attack: US

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The US has said it was "closely monitoring" the situation at the Manchester Arena in the UK, where a terror attack claimed at least 22 lives, and working with other countries to obtain information about the incident.

Expedite hearing in Jadhav case, Pakistan tells ICJ again

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Pakistan has again requested The Hague-based International Court of Justice (ICJ) to expedite the hearing of the Kulbhushan Jadhav case, whose execution was stayed by the court on May 18.

Manchester blast: UK PM May condemns 'appalling terrorist attack'

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British Prime Minister Theresa May condemned on Tuesday the "appalling terrorist attack" at a pop concert in Manchester that killed 22 people and injured 59.

What we know so far about the Manchester terror attack

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Nineteen people died in a suspected terror attack at a pop concert in the British city of Manchester late Monday.