The technology companies depend on it to hire tens of thousands of employees each year from countries like India and China
25 Sep 2021 12:04 PM
The move by the USCIS to conduct the second lottery will provide another chance to several applicants, including Indian IT professionals
30 Jul 2021 12:31 PM
Such petitions must be re-submitted before October 1, 2021
24 Jun 2021 1:32 PM
Given that the Democrats have a majority in the House of Representatives, the bill has little chance to be passed
04 Mar 2021 12:15 PM
A group of Hindu Americans have reached out to Biden's campaign expressing resentment to the language used against India
26 Jun 2020 9:32 AM
US President Donald Trump had on Tuesday suspended the H1B visas till the end of the year.
26 Jun 2020 1:26 AM
Some other types of foreign work visas were also suspended till the end of 2020 to protect US workers in a crucial election year.
24 Jun 2020 12:07 AM
The visa suspension, will open up 525,000 jobs for US workers, a senior administration official said
23 Jun 2020 10:54 AM
According to the USCIS, Indians are the biggest beneficiaries of the H-1B visa programme.
15 Apr 2020 1:15 PM
US is proposing H-1B visa fee hike to increase funding for expansion of an apprentice programme to train American youths.
07 May 2019 10:58 AM
Infosys led with 2,122 visa denials in fiscal year 2017-18, followed by its larger rival TCS with 1,896 rejections.
06 Apr 2019 10:47 AM
Neeraj Sharma of New Jersey, is charged by complaint with one count of visa fraud and one count of naturalization fraud.
06 Feb 2019 8:52 AM
A WH official said Trump was only trying to make immigration ‘more merit-based’ and ‘reform’ the legal system regarding it.
20 Nov 2017 11:11 AM
In his book 'Hit Refresh', Nadella writes that his wife, Anu was his priority, which made his decision a simple one.
26 Sep 2017 11:54 AM
A few months ago, India had said, “Indian software exports and personnel add to the competitiveness of US industry”.
23 Sep 2017 2:12 AM
Federal agency USCIS also plans to resume premium processing of other H-1B petitions as workloads permit.
25 Jul 2017 11:17 AM
The Centre also put forth its stand on the ongoing tussle with China, including Beijing increasing its maritime presence.
20 Jul 2017 2:35 PM
USCIS started premium processing of all H1B visa requests for doctors under a waiver program and for government agency waivers.
29 Jun 2017 1:06 PM
Nasscom expects export revenues to grow by 7 to 8 per cent, not hugely different from last year.
23 Jun 2017 10:05 AM
Sikka's comment comes as IT firms like Infosys, Wipro and TCS are expected to be hit by Trump's crackdown on H1B visas.
22 Jun 2017 1:49 PM