How US ban on H-1B visas hits India, decoding fuel price hike, Djokovic is COVID-19 positive

Jun 24, 02:00 AM

How US pause on H1-B visas will impact Indian companies, decoding the series of recent petrol and diesel price hikes (13:45), and Novak Djokovic tests positive for COVID-19 (23:40).

Yesterday, the Trump administration extended the 60-day ban on immigration and non-immigrant worker visas till the end of 2020, and said that some work visas including the much coveted H-1B and H-2B visas will remain suspended. In the first segment, Aashish Aryan talks about the reason why this decision was taken and how it will impact Indian workers and IT companies. Next, Anil Sasi, explains the reasons behind the series of recent petrol and diesel price hikes and why Indian customers end up getting the short end of the bargain when it comes to paying for fuel (13:45). And finally, we talk about Novak Djokovic testing positive for COVID-19 and the highly criticised charity tournament that he organised (23:40).