Already a large number of Indians have lost their jobs and are headed back home during the pandemic that has severely hit the US economy
07 Oct 2020 10:26 AM
The lawsuit was filed by 169 Indian nationals who are residing in US in lawful nonimmigrant status under temporary labour petitions
18 Sep 2020 2:07 PM
Ashish Sawhney allegedly used four corporations to orchestrate improper submission of fraudulent applications for H-1B work visas
22 Aug 2020 1:09 PM
Speaking after Biden, Kamala Harris said Indian and US communities are bound together by so much more than 'our shared history and culture'
16 Aug 2020 9:08 AM
More than 50 tech firms have signed onto a court filing in support of a suit by US Chamber of Commerce against Trump blocking work visas.
11 Aug 2020 9:22 PM
The move follows the June 23 suspension of H-1B and other foreign work visas until end 2020 to safeguard American jobs in an election year.
04 Aug 2020 9:59 PM
There were more than 1 million international students in US for 2018-19 academic year, according to the Institute of International Education
25 Jul 2020 8:56 AM
The latest rules force the universities' foreign students to leave the United States unless they attend at least one in-person course
09 Jul 2020 10:09 AM
Google, Apple, Microsoft and other tech firms have long relied on skilled immigrants to fill key positions of engineers and data scientists.
24 Jun 2020 7:38 PM
Pichai said he would stand with immigrants and work to expand opportunity for all
23 Jun 2020 1:23 PM
It said without H-1B, L1 workers, “economic pain would worsen, industry would slow, and the timeline for treatment and cure could lengthen”.
12 Jun 2020 7:39 PM
But outsourcing companies will not be allowed to displace American workers by filling vacancies with H-1B and L-1 visa holders
23 May 2020 6:31 PM
Last month, H-1B visa holders launched a petition urging President Trump to extend their permissible stay from 60 to 180 days after job loss
12 May 2020 1:23 PM
Fine will be paid to settle allegations of misclassification of foreign workers and tax fraud, officials said.
18 Dec 2019 4:44 PM
Companies applying for H-1B visas for foreign workers for fiscal year 2021 would have to register online and pay a processing fee of USD 10.
07 Dec 2019 11:53 AM
The conspiracy charge carries a maximum potential penalty of five years in prison and a USD 250,000 fine.
03 Jul 2019 10:03 AM
Trump Administration has no plans to place caps on H-1B work visas, said State Department spokeswoman.
21 Jun 2019 12:10 PM
India is among the countries in favour of data-localisation which, in the Indian context, refers to storage of data on Indian servers.
21 Jun 2019 2:56 AM
Irked by India's data requirements, the US is considering restrictions on H-1B visa to work in that country, a report said.
20 Jun 2019 4:46 PM
There is no current country-specific limit on the 85,000 H-1B work visas granted each year, and an estimated 70 pc go to Indians.
20 Jun 2019 8:44 AM