House Speaker John A. Boehner announced Tuesday that he has hired a longtime advocate of legalizing illegal immigrants to be an adviser, signaling that the Republican is still intent on trying to pass an immigration bill during this congressional session.
U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan Richard G. Olson underscored the U.S. government’s commitment to increase opportunities for entrepreneurs in Pakistan at the 2013 Pakistan StartUp Cup awards ceremony which took place at the Islamabad Marriott Hotel.
Five months ago, the Senate took a historic step toward enacting immigration reform with a path to citizenship by passing S.744—the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act—with a bipartisan supermajority. Unfortunately, the
DHAKA: After Bangladesh’s highest court upheld the death penalty for a top Jamaat-e-Islami leader convicted of war crimes, he was hanged on Thursday evening, according to reports on Bangladeshi television.
Already known for her vocal stance on polio vaccination and being among the first girl childs to be administered polio drops during her mother’s government, Aseefa Bhutto Zardari skydived on Tuesday to raise funds effort for victims of the Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.