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Bill includes legal dreamers for a pathway to US citizenship, it will help over a lakh Indian children

MUMBAI: A pleasant surprise for the Indian diaspora is contained in the ‘American Dream and Promise Act’ – the reintroduction of which was announced by Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard on Wednesday. The reason – it promises a pathway to citizenship, not just for ‘dreamers’ but also for ‘legal or documented dreamers’ – aka children whose parents […]

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From paper to digital pathway: WHO launches first ‘SMART Guidelines’

WHO has launched its first SMART Guideline, a landmark effort to accelerate the availability and impact of WHO health and data recommendations within digital systems at the country level, starting with antenatal care. What are SMART guidelines? As countries increasingly invest in digital technologies for health system strengthening, SMART Guidelines constitute a practical approach to […]


NFL selects 11 athletes for International Player Pathway Program

The NFL has chosen 11 athletes from nine countries to compete for a spot in the 2021 International Player Pathway Program. Instituted in 2017, the program aims to provide elite international athletes an opportunity to compete at the NFL level, improve their skills, and possibly earn a spot on a team roster. “Since its creation […]

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China Says UK Citizenship Pathway For Hong Kong Residents Violates International Law

China accuses Britain of interfering in Hong Kong and Chinese affairs. (File) SHANGHAI: A new British policy allowing Hong Kong residents to claim British citizenship is a violation of international law and interferes with China’s internal affairs, China’s embassy in London said on Thursday. British Interior Minister Priti Patel said on Wednesday that Hong Kong […]