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Good News for Indian Green Card Aspirants: Trump to Propose New Immigration Plan Favoring Merit-Based Foreigners May 16, 2019 09:42

In a major relief to Indians residing in the United States, President Donald Trump is all set to announce a new proposal to overhaul the country’s immigration policy that would give preference to foreigners based…

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Planning to Study in U.S.? Here Are Seven Steps to Get a Student Visa April 14, 2019 03:30

As the United States Consulate General Chennai begins its student visa season officially, Kent May, U.S. Consul for Consular Affairs and his colleagues at the Consulate and the Education USA programme held an interactive session…

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Number of H-1B Visa Applications Rise After Two Years of Decline April 13, 2019 11:41

The number of applications for the H-1B visa that allows the United States companies to employ foreign workers in specialty occupations has risen slightly in last year after two years of decline. The United States…

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Indian Government Extends Deadline to Accept PIO Cards April 10, 2019 10:44

The Bureau of Immigration (BoI), Government of India will continue to accept Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) cards as valid travel documents till September 30, 2019, along with valid foreign passport, according to a press…

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Rich Indians Buying Green Card in Rise in over Past Two Years March 21, 2019 12:54

An increase in the investment required to obtain a conditional green card under the EB-5 visa programme seems inevitable as the number of Indians getting investment linked EB-5 visas, also known as “cash for green…

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U.S. to Begin Accepting New H-1B Visa Petitions from April 1 March 19, 2019 17:55

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) would start accepting new H-1B visa petitions for the fiscal year 2020 starting April 1, while the employment start date for these visas would be October 1,…

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Know Why Indians Succeed More in the United States Than in India February 13, 2019 14:58

The United States has the sizable Indian population in the world outside Asia. At first, immigrants from India arrived in the U.S. in small figures during the in the time of 19th century, primarily as…

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Eliminate Lottery System for H-1B Visas, Say Techies in India February 04, 2019 18:24

Amid arrests of Indian students in the United States and the possible threat of facing deportation for committing visa fraud, the techies in India said its high time the U.S. eliminate lottery system to grant…

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New H-1B System to Prioritize Qualification, Talent Out February 01, 2019 11:07

The new visa system announced Wednesday, that will kick off from April 1, will turn things bad as it will give priority to foreign workers who hold advanced degrees from various American universities taking no…

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H-1B Visa Changes to Bring Relief to Indian IT Professionals January 12, 2019 11:06

In a much relief to Indian IT professionals in the United States, president Donald Trump on Friday assured H-1B visa holders that his administration will soon bring changes that will give them certainty to stay…

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UK Visas to Be Expensive for Indian, Non-EU Migrants from Today January 08, 2019 10:58

As part of plans to raise the Immigration Health Surcharge (IHS), the overall cost of the United Kingdom visa and non-European Union citizens will rise from Tuesday, which is payable when professionals, students, and family…

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'American Dream' for Indian Techies Began to Fade in 2018 December 28, 2018 11:22

The year 2018 have been staggering for scores of Indian techies with "American dream," as Trump administration carried on with its suppression on the high-in-demand long-term United States work visa, especially among Indians, the H-1B.…

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