Stephen Bannon, the newly appointed chief executive of Donald Trump’s campaign, is a virulent opponent of the H-1B visa programme that brings thousands of Indian skilled workers to the U.S. Breitbart News, the right-wing website that he runs, campaigns against the visa programme and Mr. Bannon, while interviewing Mr. Trump in November 2015 lamented that two thirds of Silicon Valley CEOs were Asians.

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The U.S. is set to cede power of the Internet’s naming system to a non-profit organisation on October 1, ending the almost 20-year process to hand over a crucial part of the Internet’s governance.

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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has said Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s ideas are very dangerous and un-American as he criticised the business tycoon for playing into the hands of Islamic State by using anti-Muslim rhetoric.

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A Chinese fighter jet carried out an “unsafe” intercept of a US spy plane on routine patrol on Tuesday in international airspace over the East China Sea, US Pacific Command said.

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A boy on a vacation with his dying father was back home in Arizona on Thursday, days after the 7-year-old suffered a dog allergy attack and the family was removed from a flight home to applause from passengers, his mother said.

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The US Environment Protection Agency (EPA) has asked the Volkswagen to produce electric vehicles in the United States to make up for its rigging of emission tests, the German newspaper Welt am Sonntag reported.

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The founder of the global News Corp. media empire, Rupert Murdoch, is suggesting that President Barack Obama isn’t a “real black president.”

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