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Apr 02, 2019
3 Indian-origin consultants charged in H-1B visa fraud in US; trio indicted of submitting 'sham applications'The defendants allegedly used Nanosemantics to submit fraudulent I-129 petitions and obtain H-1B visas for workers that the defendants could later place at local companies
Mar 06, 2019
Withdrawing GSP status no big deal, but Donald Trump’s myopic act may affect pace of India-US strategic tiesDonald Trump’s decision to end GSP for India is another example of his transactional attitude that focuses on narrow grievances at the cost of harming wider strategic considerations
Feb 22, 2019
Proposal to bar H-1B spouses from working in US reaches White House for final decision; move to impact 90,000US lawmakers, including Senator Kamala Harris, and Silicon Valley companies argue that this is not only anti-women, but also prevents talented spouses of H-1B visa holders from working in the United States.
Jan 15, 2019
Unavailability of American tech workers forces Indian IT firms in US to hoard employees and subcontractorsThere were as many as 1,15,000 jobs a month available for application software developers. However, there were fewer than 32,000 recruitments.
Jan 12, 2019
Donald Trump promises favourable changes in H1-B visa policy, including potential citizenship; Indian immigrants hail moveUS President Donald Trump on Friday assured H-1B visa holders, an overwhelming majority of whom are Indian IT professionals, that his administration will soon bring changes that will give them certainty to stay in America and a "potential path to citizenship".
Dec 21, 2018
Trump administration for cherry-picking best talent under H-1B visa; to ensure work permits not to harm AmericansNo qualified hardworking American should be forced to train their H-1B replacement, and then let go," Homeland Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said.
Nov 09, 2018
'Dramatic increase' in number of H-1B visas being held up, claims Compete America; lack of clarity on procedures, policiesAccording to Compete America, USCIS has been denying H-1B petitions exclusively because an entry-level wage is applicable for the specific position, even though the occupation itself is clearly a specialty occupation.
Nov 03, 2018
46-year-old Indian-American arrested in California's Silicon Valley over H-1B visa fraudKishore Kumar Kavuru was arrested Friday morning and produced before the US magistrate judge Susan van Keulen.
Nov 02, 2018
Indian IT firms in US face talent crunch, poach employees from each other to work on projectsThe H-1B visa, popular among Indian IT professionals, is a non-immigrant visa that allows US companies to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise.
Oct 23, 2018
H-1B visas: Tata Consultancy Services lone Indian firm in top 10 list to get foreign labour certification for FY18The H-1B visas are the most sought-after among Indian IT professionals.