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H-4 visa EAD might be safe till October 1, 2017, as Trump administration asks for 6 months’ time in case

H-4 visa EAD might be safe till October 1, 2017, as Trump administration asks for 6 months’ time in case

NEW YORK: The Employment Authorization Document (EAD) for certain H-4 visa holders is still intact and has not been revoked. Or at least, it could be safe till October 1,…

Will not tolerate “misusing” H-1B visa: US Justice Department, as 2017 window opens

Will not tolerate “misusing” H-1B visa: US Justice Department, as 2017 window opens

NEW YORK: The H-1B visa filing window for 2017 started today, April, 3, and the Department of Homeland Security will accept applications till April 7, but the Justice Department had…

Two Indian doctors ordered to leave US within 24 hours for Advance Parole mix-up. What a shame!

Two Indian doctors ordered to leave US within 24 hours for Advance Parole mix-up. What a shame!

NEW YORK: This is what the United States’ broken immigration system has come to: on Wednesday, March 29, neurologist and founder of the Pain and Headache Centers of Texas, Dr.…

Chinese student in Arizona convicted of voyeurism to be deported

Chinese student in Arizona convicted of voyeurism to be deported

A foreign Arizona State University student who was caught last year taking surreptitious videos of women using the bathroom now faces deportation to China, according to U.S. Immigration and Customs…

India modifies visa fees for US nationals from April 1, 2017

India modifies visa fees for US nationals from April 1, 2017

WASHINGTON, DC: The Government of India has rationalized and modified the visa fees for several categories of visas. The new fees will be applicable from April 1, 2017. Any visa…

Processing of concurrent H-1B visa and H-4 EAD getting delayed at Nebraska Service Center

Processing of concurrent H-1B visa and H-4 EAD getting delayed at Nebraska Service Center

The processing of H-1B visa extension and H-4 and H-4 EAD applications that are concurrently filed with premium processing before the April 3, 2017, premium processing suspension may not be…

Indian American CEO Jayavel Murugan accused of H-1B visa fraud in California

Indian American CEO Jayavel Murugan accused of H-1B visa fraud in California

NEW YORK: The Indian American CEO of Dynasoft Synergy Jayavel Murugan, based in Bay Area, California, and a Santa Monica-based executive, Syed Nawaz, are accused of filing false H-1B visa…

Green Card overhaul?

Green Card overhaul?

Support is growing among U.S. lawmakers in the House of Representatives for a bill that would bring about drastic change in the way Green Cards are distributed by abolishing nationality…

Derek Kilmer, Doug Collins reintroduce bill to stop H-1B visa abuse

Derek Kilmer, Doug Collins reintroduce bill to stop H-1B visa abuse

WASHINGTON, DC: US House of Representatives Derek Kilmer (D-WA) and Doug Collins (R-GA) have reintroduced a bill to prevent American employers from sending jobs overseas by abusing the H-1B visa…

H-1B visa lottery system to stay in place, rules Oregon court

H-1B visa lottery system to stay in place, rules Oregon court

NEW YORK: U.S. Oregon District Court Judge Michael Simon has thrown out a lawsuit that challenged the H-1B visa lottery system, saying that the government’s random visa distribution method does…