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Four Polio Pakistani Workers Awarded in France

Paris, 24st October 2016. Four Pakistan Polio workers were awarded with prestigious Louis Pasteur medals by the Pasteur Institute of France in recognition of their laudable services towards eradication of Polio from Pakistan.

Maimonides Welcomes Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, Ahmed Saleh MD

Brooklyn, NY (October 24, 2016) – Dr. Jack Choueka, Chair of Orthopedic Surgery at Maimonides Medical Center, announced that Dr. Ahmed Saleh has joined the Orthopedic Spine Surgery team, bolstering the hospital’s comprehensive orthopedic services. 

Violence Continues its Downward Trend in New York City, Report NYPD

New York, New York— The NYPD is proud to report an ongoing decrease in violent crime in New York City through the first seven months of 2016. There have been 9 fewer murders and 131 fewer shootings year-to-date,

Who Is Abid Qureshi?

Abid Qureshi, the global chairman of law firm Latham & Watkins’ pro bono practice, has been nominated by U.S. President Barack Obama for the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

USCIS Increases Validity of Work Permits to Two Years for Asylum Applicants

Effective October 5, 2016, USCIS has increased the validity period for initial or renewal Employment Authorization Documents for asylum applicants from one year to two years. Applicants with pending asylum claims file

WNYC News - At Muslim Day Parade, a Desire to Show Dedication to God and U.S.

by Mirela Iverac

Muslims from the New York region gathered to celebrate their heritage at the annual Muslim Day Parade in midtown on Sunday.

FREE Citizenship Workshops In New York

NEW YORK – Next Thursday, Friday and Saturday, local New York immigrant rights organizations will help local green card holders take the first step towards becoming citizens through free events as part of the New Americans Campaign.

New York's Pakistani community raises funds for Hillary Clinton, President Clinton Addresses the gathering

New York: September 08, 2016 - New York's Pakistani community has raised funds for Democratic presidential candidate  Hillary Clinton. A fund raising event was organized by Dr Ijaz Ahmad at his residence at Long Island. Former president Bill Clinton attended the event and addressed the gathering.

Pakistan’s National Baseball Team Just Wants You To Know They Exist

This past weekend, Pakistan competed against teams representing Brazil, Great Britain, and Israel in World Baseball Classic qualifiers at MCU Park in Coney Island, Brooklyn. They were swept in the double-elimination tournament, losing to Brazil on Thursday