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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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H-1B Visas Should Attract Best Talent: U.S. Homeland Secretary December 21, 2018 12:47

The Trump administration has said the United States should select the "very best" among the applicants under the H-1B visas, vowing to intensify efforts to ensure that these work visas, the most sought by Indian…

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Waiting Period for EB-5 Visas May Extend to 7 Years in 2019 December 19, 2018 12:33

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has extended the EB-5 visa programme for immigrant investors until December 21. However, the waiting time period for a green card for applicants to this visa category…

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Pawan Kalyan Writes to PM Over U.S. Immigration Policy December 17, 2018 10:03

Jana Sena Party Chief Pawan Kalyan, who is on a short-lived tour in the United States has written a letter to the Prime Minister's office seeking intervention in the 'safety and security' of Indians in…

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Trump Administration Proposes Changes to H-1B Program December 01, 2018 10:40

A major change to the H-1B application process has been proposed by the Trump administration on Friday with an aim of awarding a visa to the most skilled and highest paid foreign workers. Under a…

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Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Protect Work Authorization of H-1B Spouses November 17, 2018 14:34

The H-4 Employment Protection Act, a legislation seeking to stop Trump administration from revoking the work authorization of spouses of H1-B visa holders, which include Indians, has been introduced in the United States Congress by…

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U.S. Says Will Take Public Opinion On H-4 Visa Revocation Proposal November 09, 2018 18:05

The Trump administration has made it certain to lawmakers and the American corporate sector that the people would get a chance to respond to its proposal of revoking work authorization to H-4 spouse visas after…

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India Should Have Long-Term Visas Like U.S.: KJ Alphons November 08, 2018 13:06

The tourism ministry is in negotiations with the home ministry to have the time period of electronic (e) visas for India extended and bring it closer to paper visas that let visitors stay for longer…

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Big Fat Indian Wedding Eases Entry in U.S. for Indian Spouses November 06, 2018 10:55

A big fat Indian wedding consistently persuades the United States consulate officials in India that the marriage was genuine and the bride was not soliciting for a U.S. green card. Kavita Dixit (name changed), whose…

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Indians among Thousands Being Denied Tier-2 Visas to UK May 17, 2018 09:30

According to the aggregation released by Campaign for Science and Engineering (CaSE), the Indian engineers, Information Technology professionals, Doctors and Teachers are among 6,080 seeking for Tier-2 visas, for skilled workers holding a United Kingdom…

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