By our reporter
The inaugural session of the World Summit of Speakers of Parliament was held the General Assembly Hall at UN Headquarters Monday. Pakistan's 14-member multi-party delegation, led by the Acting Speaker of the National Assembly, Murtaza Javed Abbasi along with Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi, Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to UN attended the Session.
(CNN)A federal appeals court Friday dismissed a case brought by Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio challenging President Barack Obama's contentious executive actions on immigration. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia affirmed a lower court opinion and concluded that Arpaio did not have the legal right -- or standing -- to bring the challenge.
WASHINGTON—Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson announced his decision to designate Yemen for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 18 months due to the ongoing armed conflict within the country.
By Nasim Hassan
The straws in the wind indicate the upcoming storm. There is a rising tide of hate crimes and discrimination in North America. This started after sad September 11 episode and continues unabated till today. Sometimes it manifests itself as anti Sharia laws in various states and at other times it shows as Hate Rallies.
NEW YORK— There is a boisterous debate raging in the U.S. presidential campaign over immigration -- sparked by the leading Republican candidate -- Donald Trump who wants 11 million illegal immigrants deported. But a group of undocumented college students in New York City, who are temporarily protected from deportation, put the issue into a different perspective.
Mayor De Blasio and Chancellor Fariña Designate Eid Al-Fitr and Eid Al-Adha Official School Holidays
Mayor de Blasio Announces More Than 17,300 Units of Affordable Housing Financed in 2014, Enough to House Nearly 42,000 New Yorkers