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8 Indians, Indian-Americans arrested in US in fake student visa racket; accused indicted of facilitating foreigners' illegal stay
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8 Indians, Indian-Americans arrested in US in fake student visa racket; accused indicted of facilitating foreigners' illegal stay

US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has arrested eight persons — all of whom are either Indian nationals or Indian-Americans – on charges of fraudulently facilitating hundreds of immigrants to illegally remain in the US as students.

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2019: Govt wants 31 million-strong Indian diaspora to make 'desi' drive with flagship programme
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Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2019: Govt wants 31 million-strong Indian diaspora to make 'desi' drive with flagship programme

The Government of India will mark the 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Varanasi between 21 and 23 January. Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravind Kumar Jugnauth will preside over the three-day convention, where the theme this year is 'Role of Indian Diaspora in building a New India'.

Indians with advanced degree may take 151 years to get green card, says report
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Indians with advanced degree may take 151 years to get green card, says report

The new calculation on the Green card wait period by Cato Institute, a Washington-based think-tank, comes after the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently released number of applicants for such cards.

Depression and health scares: In Donald Trump's America, H4 visa's uncertain fate driving H1B workers' spouses over the edge
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Depression and health scares: In Donald Trump's America, H4 visa's uncertain fate driving H1B workers' spouses over the edge

On the US telly networks, illegal immigrants' adult children ( DACA recipients) who have been granted work permits, also in the Obama era, have come to be the primary focus of the immigration deadlock in the US. Contrast that with the legal status of the H1B family in the US - they are legal, the H4 dependents are legal and if the H4 EAD is revoked, that leaves the H4 visa recipients worse off than DACA recipients with work permits.

14-year-old Sikh boy attacked by classmate in US, father claims hate crime
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14-year-old Sikh boy attacked by classmate in US, father claims hate crime

A 14-year-old Sikh boy was punched and knocked down by his classmate in the Washington State

Amid hugs and handshakes, 'true friends' Narendra Modi and Donald Trump fail to discuss H-1B visa issue
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Amid hugs and handshakes, 'true friends' Narendra Modi and Donald Trump fail to discuss H-1B visa issue

The H-1B visa issue that was looming on the Indo-US relationship in the run up to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden meeting with President Donald Trump did not figure in the talks between the two leaders.

Donald Trump's new immigration policy: Future tense for 300,000 Indian-Americans
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Donald Trump's new immigration policy: Future tense for 300,000 Indian-Americans

Nearly 300,000 Indian-Americans are likely to be impacted by the Donald Trump administration's sweeping plans that put the nation's 11 million undocumented immigrants at risk of deportation.

Desi professionals love Hillary, but Trump has solid Hindu backing
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Desi professionals love Hillary, but Trump has solid Hindu backing

The US election is proof that the 3.2 million Indians in America are becoming more vocal in the American conversation about politics.

Need 'fair, orderly and lawful' immigration system, says US president Obama
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Need 'fair, orderly and lawful' immigration system, says US president Obama

Asserting that the US needs an immigration system that is fair, orderly and lawful, President Barack Obama has said his government is taking steps to reach out to people who are eligible to become citizens.

Modi's US trip: Why some NRIs are unhappy about his Madison Square Garden speech
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Modi's US trip: Why some NRIs are unhappy about his Madison Square Garden speech

Desis in Amreeka are going all out to make Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden visit to the United States of America a very memorable one

Indian student in US missing since Feb found dead in her car
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Indian student in US missing since Feb found dead in her car

Missing since February, Jasmine Joseph's body was found on Tuesday in her car parked at a Syosset shopping center parking lot, less than a kilometre from her home.