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Apr 24, 2018
H4 EAD: USCIS chief signals it's end of the road for H4 work permits; tighter rules on H1B payscales coming soonChief of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Francis Cissna, in a three page letter dated April 4 to the US Senate Juiciary Committee, has confirmed it's the end of the road for H4 workers' employment authorisations in Donald Trump's administration. Calling the letter an "update" on USCIS' effort to ensuring integrity of the immigration system, Cissna goes into great detail on employment based immigration programs and the associated spouse visas.
Apr 13, 2018
H1B workers' spouses on H4 visas 'shocked' at fallout of New York Times story on fate of work permitsThe New York Times tells the story of H4 dependent spouse through the experiences of a California resident who reveals details of her monthly mortgage payment - $ 4,800. It’s the only house mortgage payment that is mentioned in the entire NYT longform but that’s enough red meat for a country battling economic anxiety across many industries. The scathing reactions have set off alarm bells in the H4 community.
Mar 30, 2018
Multiple H-1B applications will lead to rejection; to intensify scrutiny of non-immigrant visas, warns USCISThe H-1B programme offers temporary US visas that allow companies to hire highly skilled foreign professionals working in areas with shortages of qualified American workers.
Mar 27, 2018
India should increase trade with neighbouring countries amid rising protectionism, says HSBC reportIn an environment of rising protectionism in the US, Indian firms should increase the share of trade with neighbouring economies, says an HSBC report
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
Feb 23, 2018
Donald Trump administration's new H-1B policy makes approval tough; Indian firms to be impactedCompanies seeking H-1B visas for their employees working at a third-party site would now have an intensive paper work to file before submitting their applications.
Feb 04, 2018
Hundreds of Indian workers rally outside White House supporting merit-based immigration policiesSeveral hundred highly-skilled Indians workers held a rally in front of in Washington in support of Donald Trump's plan for a merit-based immigration system
Jan 17, 2018
H-1B visa puts American workers at risk, alleges top Republican SenatorThe H-1B work visa, which is highly popular among Indian technology professionals, puts American workers at risk, a top Republican Senator has alleged.
Jan 12, 2018
First Indian-American death-row prisoner in US Raghunandan Yandamuri to be executed on 23 FebruaryThe execution date of the first death-row Indian-American prisoner convicted of killing a baby and her Indian grandmother has been set for next month.
Jan 10, 2018
H-1B visa extension: Indian-Americans hail Trump administration's decision, say move could have been hurt American businessThe US Citizenship and Immigration Services had said it was not considering any proposal that would force H-1B visa holders to leave the country.