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Immigration
Business  /  Published 13.08.20

H-1B: exemptions to ease travel restrictions

The US state department on Wednesday released a set of exemptions that will ease travel restrictions that were clamped on H-1B visa holders in June though there were some lingering concerns over certa...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

World  /  Published 06.08.20

Green Card: Senator for increase in cap

A top American Senator has sought an increase in the per annum cap on issuing of Green Cards, as several lawmakers had an intense debate on the Senate floor about what is more important for the US: ma...
By PTI in Washington

Business  /  Published 05.08.20

Nasscom slams Trump order

Industry body Nasscom on Tuesday said US President Donald Trump’s executive order against hiring H-1B visa holders for federal contracts “appears to have been made based on misperceptions,...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

World  /  Published 31.07.20

US: judge halts Green Card test

A federal judge blocked the Trump administration on Wednesday from moving forward with plans to deny green cards to immigrants who have received Medicaid, food stamps or housing vouchers, even on...
By Neil Vigdor in New York

World  /  Published 16.07.20

No limits on visas, vows Biden

Democratic presidential candidate and former US Vice-President Joe Biden has vowed to eliminate the limits on employment-based visas to address the massive green card backlogs of almost 10 lakh, an is...
By PTI in Washington

World  /  Published 11.07.20

Students’ plight: virus vs studies

International students worried about a new immigration policy that could potentially cost them their visas say they feel stuck between being unnecessarily exposed during the coronavirus pandemic and b...
By AP in Phoenix

World  /  Published 09.07.20

Harvard, MIT sue Trump over student visa row

Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday challenging the Trump administration's decision to bar international students from staying in the...
By AP in Boston

World  /  Published 08.07.20

US: online-class blow to students

A US government agency has asked all international students to leave the country if their universities switch to online-only courses because of the pandemic. Indian students pursuing higher studies i...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

World  /  Published 07.07.20

Foreign students may be deported if varsities switch to online classes

In a decision that will adversely impact hundreds of thousands of Indian students in the US, the federal immigration authority has announced that foreign students pursuing degrees in America will have...
By PTI in Washington

World  /  Published 06.11.18

Racist Trump ad dropped

NBC, Fox News and Facebook pulled an ad by President Donald Trump’s campaign that critics had labelled racist as a bitter election fight for control of the US Congress headed on Monday for an unpred...
By New York Times News Service in Washington


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