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May 08, 2018
H1B workers 'stuck' in decades long wait for Green Cards rally in New Jersey as immigration enters frontline of US politics'High skilled' workers from Asian nations with pre-vetted applications who are “stuck” in a decades long wait for permanent residency (PR) in the United States rallied in New Jersey’s Trenton area, adding their voices to advocacy efforts that have gained velocity in the last 12 months.
May 01, 2018
Indian-American IT professionals hold protests in US, seek end to green card backlogSeveral Indian-American IT professionals have held two rallies in the US, demanding an end to the long and massive green card backlog by eliminating per-country limit quota
Mar 28, 2018
H1B visa: US immigration's favourite voodoo doll being forsaken in policy sweepstakesThe H1B visa - US immigration’s favourite voodoo doll is being forsaken by policymakers. Not a single demand of theirs figured in the US budget.
Mar 25, 2018
Applicants from India for EB-5 US visas may drop by over 80 percent, says investor service CanAmApplicants from India for EB-visas are expected to decline by up to 80 percent if the US gives the go-ahead to hike the investment cap from $0.5 million now to $1.3 million later this year
Mar 09, 2018
H1B workers launch final burst of immigration policy lobbying as March 23 deadline loomsTrump’s White House may be riddled with resignations but his voter base is not budging an inch. If he can swing the midterm elections too, that gives Trump far more leverage to push his immigration agenda at a later date than at this time. If slapping tariffs on the whole world is the way to get there on the back of strong job numbers, so be it is how his immigration A team is possibly playing this.
Mar 03, 2018
Relief for spouses of H-1B visa holders: US delays decision on work authorisation for H-4 visa programmeThe Trump administration has delayed its decision on termination of work authorisation for spouses of the H-1B visa holders, in a big relief to a significantly large number of Indian workers and their families
Mar 01, 2018
For H1B workers who filed for Green Cards close to 2008 crash date, latest visa bulletins sparking quiet optimismSeen through the lens of folks who have applied in years later than 2011, the US visa bulletin is an unbearably slow animal but the mood is upbeat for those who filed for Green Cards in the years just before or around the time of the Great Crash of 2008.
Feb 22, 2018
Nail biting wait for H4 EAD decision as court passes baton to DHS, says respond in 90 daysA fresh round of alarm bells are going off in America’s H4 EAD community. The prolonged Save Jobs USA versus Department of Homeland Security (DHS) case challenging employment authorisation for a large swathe of H4 dependants has turned another corner Wednesday with the court asking DHS to respond within 90 days on its stated intention in Fall 2017 to revoke the EAD for H4 dependants of H1B workers.
Feb 14, 2018
H1B workers stare down immigration rabbit hole that’s going nowhere till the 11th hourIndian H1B workers in the US hoping the ongoing immigration debate will deliver a faster path to a Green Card are staring down a rabbit hole where the best case outcome will be a 11th hour deal, nothing less.
Feb 12, 2018
High stakes game for H1B workers on Green Card waitlist as immigration showdown begins in US todayNearly ~1.5 million Indians on Green Card (GC) waitlists will be treated to edge of the seat jabbing on immigration negotiation in the US Congress starting this week as Trump’s favourite Senator Tom Cotton from Arkansas gets another shot at the spotlight for what is likely to be a historic push to change the fundamental moorings of America’s immigration policy.