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Cap reached for additional H-2B Visas for first half of FY-2023

New York, Feb 3 (IANS) The US has received sufficient number of applications to reach the cap for additional 18,216 H-2B visas made available...

Low H-1B visa limit affecting employers: Study

New York, Feb 3 (IANS) The low annual limit for US H-1B work visa petitions is currently the main problem facing employers trying to...

H-1B registrations for 2024 to open from March 1

New York, Jan 29 (IANS) The initial registration period for the 2024 H-1B visas for skilled professionals will open from March 1 to March...

US expands efforts to reduce visitor visa wait times for Indians

New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) To address visa processing delays in India, the US Embassy said it is opening special interview slots for first-time...

USCIS and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Updates

By Dev B. Viswanath, Esq. On July 16, 2021, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas held that the Deferred Action for...

Indian students to benefit as Canada to give PR to 90K

Toronto, May 11 (IANS) Indian students will be the major beneficiaries of Canada's new one-time immigration programme which opened for applications on Wednesday. Under the...

New red flags inside Trump H1B crackdown: Top US immigration attorney

BY NIKHILA NATARAJAN New York, June 24 (IANS) Ten lines of text tucked away in US President Donald Trump's latest visa crackdown announced on...

Trump freezes H-1B visas; revamp plans may hit Indian outplacement firms

BY ARUL LOUIS New York, June 23 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has suspended till the end of the year the H-1B visas prized...

H1B workers’ children in New Jersey eligible for affordable higher education tuition

NIKHILA NATARAJAN New York, Jan 23 (IANS) Students living in New Jersey who are children of foreign workers on H1B visas will now qualify...

Indians account for 93% of H4 visas in US: Jaishankar

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Indians today account for 93 per cent of the total number of visas under H4 visa category, which is...