“In our engagements, we have emphasized to the U.S. side that the movement of Indian skilled professionals to the U.S. has been a mutually-beneficial partnership which should be nurtured.
“They have contributed to the growth and development of the U.S. economy and have helped the U.S. retain its comprehensive edge and innovation advantage.” –

2+2 Dialogue: India to Raise H-1B Visa Issue

The Confident Indian: Modi Strikes at Federal Alternative
Narendra Modi’s government was put to test by a no-confidence motion, and they came out with flying colors, writes Priyanka Bhardwaj.
Cryptocurrency is Junk: Says MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga
Banga has said an “anonymized” currency that can fluctuate “wildly” does not deserve to be considered as a medium of exchange, writes Yoshita Singh.
Imran Khan to Wear Pakistani Crown: All That Matters to India
Pakistan just completed its 11th General Elections. With a new leader, here’s all that matters to India, writes Priyanka Bhardwaj.
EDITORIAL: Renewed Confidence
CURRENT AFFAIRS: 2+2: India to Raise H-1B
CURRENT AFFAIRS: Filter Fake News: Ravi Shankar Prasad Tells Social Media Platforms
SPORTS: Kohli Touches Career-High
LITERATURE/MUSIC: Legendary S.D. Burman
FICTION: All’s Well That Ends Well
RECIPE: African Rolls