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Jul 10, 2018
Migrant wives: The harsh reality of Indian H4 visa holders, who must remain dependent on spouses or live illegallyMany H4 visa holders are women who are forced to remain in unhappy or abusive marriages because their visa does not allow them to work and live in the US
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.
Jan 05, 2018
H1B visa rule change: US Congress members oppose Trump administration's plan, say it will 'tear families apart'Some US lawmakers and advocacy groups have criticised the Trump administration's reported plan to curb H1B visa extensions that could result in self-deportation of an estimated 5,00,000-7,50,000 Indian Americans, saying the move would drain America of talent
Jan 04, 2018
'Donald Trump expected to lose US election': Michael Wolff's new book sheds light on his tumultuous tenure in White House so farAuthor and journalist Michael Wolff's new book, Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, chronicles the first year of Donald Trump's presidency from the final days of the 2016 campaign to October, 2017.
Nov 16, 2017
US Congressional committee votes to increase minimum salary of H1B visa holders to $90,000A key Congressional committee on Wednesday voted to pass a legislation that proposes to increase the minimum salary of H1B visa holders.
Oct 28, 2017
H-1B visa: India 'very strongly' raises issue with US, says Suresh PrabhuBatting for Indian IT companies, the Union Minister also strongly raised the issue of totalisation
Oct 26, 2017
H-1B visa renewal more difficult as new policy requires applicant to prove eligibility againThe change in rule is being made retroactively to people already living in the US and not just to new visa applicants.
Oct 24, 2017
More than 100 Indian IT professionals seek help from US lawmakers for green cardMore than 100 of these Indian techies and professionals, and some of them with their dependent kids, drove down and flew to Washington to meet top American lawmakers and their aides.
Aug 12, 2017
RAISE Act shows Donald Trump’s politics is not about practicality, it’s about how white men ‘feel’Like his real estate projects, Donald Trump’s politics follows from the license fee model that underpins his properties across the world: Take my name, pay me lots of money, enrich yourself, I’m not going to wear a hard hat and stand on the construction site. Gold plating is mandatory.