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H-1B visa applicants file lawsuit challenging lottery selection process

A group of over 500 Indian and Chinese nationals filed a lawsuit on Monday against the US Department of Homeland Security challenging the lottery based...

Residential status definition varies in laws

My daughter has been staying and working in the US on an H-1B visa for the past two years. Does she qualify as a non-resident...

H-1B visa registration for 2022 to begin on Mar 9, lottery results to be notified by Mar 31

Washington: The registration process for the H-1B visa application for the next fiscal year will begin on March 1 and the successful applicants through a...

Apple, Facebook, Twitter, Google join 46 US companies in challenging new H-1B rule

BENGALURU: As many as 46 American companies and business organisations, including technology giants such as Apple, Amazon, Twitter, Facebook, Microsoft, Google, HP, have filed an...

H1B visa: US proposes not to issue business visa for H-1B speciality occupations

WASHINGTON: The State Department has proposed not to issue temporary business visas for H– 1B speciality occupations which allowed several companies to send their technology...

Lawsuit challenging H-1B wage increase filed in the US

ITServe Alliance, a non-profit trade organisation has filed a lawsuit in the New Jersey district court challenging the increase in the prevailing wage levels for...

US presidential debate 2020 | Donald Trump: Ahead of debate season, Donald Trump’s stance on key issues

Republican president Donald Trump’s stances on issues align with the party’s conservatism in economic and social policies. Historically, the Republican party has supported lower taxes,...

View: How Donald Trump has hit the right chord with Indian Americans in 2020 US elections

By Sreeram Chaulia As the 2020 US presidential election contest reaches its final stretch, American citizens as well as people and governments around the world...

What the exposure to REITs means in these uncertain times

Recently, Mindspace Business Parks REIT’s initial public offering (IPO) was overall subscribed 13 times. Within that, the other investor category, including corporates, individual investors, non-resident...

Indian IT to see little impact due to Donald Trump ban on H-1B workers in federal contracts

US President Donald Trump‘s ban on federal agencies employing H-1B visa holders will have little impact on India’s IT industry, as most software services providers...

Trump’s H-1B visa suspension won’t impact us in short term, says HCL CEO C Vijayakumar

HCL Technologies is expecting a sharp uptick in technology spending from clients in the coming quarters, the IT services provider’s chief executive C Vijayakumar said,...

After H-1B ban, Silicon Valley startups look to Canada for engineering talent

Several Silicon Valley start-ups may shift part of their engineering teams to Canada following the suspension of H-1B and other non-immigrant work permits in the...

h1-b visa freeze: Will Trump’s H-1B visa freeze really help American job seekers?

By Greg Siskind During the 2016 US presidential campaign, Donald Trump shocked the public when he suggested that he would ban Muslims from entering the...

View: Trump’s H-1B visa suspension may have more to it than meets the eye

US President Donald Trump’s decision to suspend work visas and pause issuance of green cards hits one country the hardest — India. His executive order...

Trump considering suspending H1B, other visas: Report | India News

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump is considering suspending a number of employment visas including the H-1B, most sought-after among Indian IT professionals, in view of...

H1B visa: Over 2,00,000 H-1B workers could lose legal status by June

By Olivia Carville and Shelly Banjo Manasi Vasavada has less than three weeks left before she loses her legal right to be in the US....

Donald Trump: Indians residing in US may be shielded from Trump’s immigration blow

Pune | Mumbai | New Delhi: President Donald Trump’s forewarning of a temporary suspension of immigration into the United States is unlikely to impede the...