National Dec 24, 2019

Japan inks memorandum with Pakistan on import of skilled labor

Japan and Pakistan signed a memorandum of cooperation on Monday aimed at paving the way for skilled Pakistani workers to work in Japan, the Japanese Embassy said. The cooperation framework agreement provides that "specified skilled workers" who pass a required examination and a basic Japanese-language ...

Indian Supreme Court to examine contentious citizenship law

Asia Pacific Dec 18, 2019

Indian Supreme Court to examine contentious citizenship law

India's controversial religion-based citizenship act will have to pass the scrutiny of the nation's top court, even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government pledged to push ahead and implement the law. A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of India S.A. Bobde issued a notice ...