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CBS News asked about then-candidate Trump's routine hiring of seasonal foreign workers at Mar-a-Lago back in 2015. What is the H-1B Visa program? None responded to requests for comment. Senior administration officials on Monday name-checked specific companies it may seek to target - consultancy and outsourcing firms Tata, Infosys (INFY) and Cognizant Technologies (CTSH).
  • Canadian Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan offers prayers at Golden Temple

    Canadian Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan offers prayers at Golden Temple

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    Sajjan arrived in India on Monday on a week-long visit. The discussions will take place with Defence Minister Arun Jaitley and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. Amarinder Singh had stirred a controversy last weekl when he said that he will not meet the visiting Canadian Minister due to his (Sajjan's) links to radical elements linked to the demand for a separate Sikh state, Khalistan.
  • Labour 'not out to pick off high earners' in tax plans

    Labour 'not out to pick off high earners' in tax plans

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    But when questioned on whether that would mean people in that income bracket paying more, Mr McDonnell added: "That's not what we've said". "I think there are many people on £70,000 who may well feel that their circumstances are such that they are not rich", she told BBC Radio 4's Today programme.
  • Capitals beat Maple Leafs 5-4, tie series at 2 games apiece

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    The Pittsburgh Penguins are going for a sweep in their run toward a hopeful repeat championship when they take the ice against the Columbus Blue Jackets for Game 4 on Tuesday. The Leafs are using their speed to give Washington fits, the young-and-hungry eighth-seeded underdogs playing loose. Hyman chased down the loose puck that led to Nylander's first of the postseason and then drew the penalty that led to Bozak's game-winner.
  • China urges diplomatic solution to US-N Korea feud

    China urges diplomatic solution to US-N Korea feud

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    Aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, the vice-president told troops he was there as "storm clouds gather on the horizon" of north-east Asia. "If the DPRK and U.S. But he stressed: "Dialogue for dialogue's sake is meaningless". He said that an "all-out war" would result if the USA took military action, BBC reported.
  • Trump Supreme Court Pick Neil Gorsuch Takes Place On High Court Bench

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    The first test of new Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch's impact will come this week in a case that pits a Missouri church against a state constitutional amendment in a clash over religious liberty. Some were watching to see if Gorsuch might recuse himself; he had routinely done so as a member of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit when his former law firm had a case there or a controversy involved someone he knew.
  • Mine kills Saudi guard on Yemen border: ministry

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    U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis (R) is greeted by Saudi Armed Forces Chief of Joint Staff General Abdul Rahman Al Banyan (L) upon his arrival at King Salman Air Base, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Bahrain also lost five soldiers, though it was not clear if they were killed in the same incident. He said political solution via UN-brokered negotiations is needed to resolve the conflict in Yemen.