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Kamala Harris allies with other Senators to rescind Trump’s executive order on mass deportations

Kamala Harris allies with other Senators to rescind Trump’s executive order on mass deportations

NEW YORK: Indian American Senator Kamala Harris (D-Cal.) has lent support to Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) and 19 other Senators in introducing…

Sen. Orrin Hatch lays out plan to increase H-1B visa cap, help foreign workers get Green Card

Sen. Orrin Hatch lays out plan to increase H-1B visa cap, help foreign workers get Green Card

NEW YORK: Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), the Chairman of the Senate Republican High-Tech Task Force, came out strongly in favor of reforming and enhancing the H-1B visa program to help…

Trump H-1B visa crackdown threatens medical miracle search in US

Trump H-1B visa crackdown threatens medical miracle search in US

From tiny startups to global giants, the companies that sustain the $324 billion U.S. biotech industry are increasingly alarmed as President Donald Trump considers following his controversial travel ban with…

H-1B visa: Indian IT companies to be blamed for anger against foreign workers in US

H-1B visa: Indian IT companies to be blamed for anger against foreign workers in US

NEW YORK: The Indian Ambassador to the United States Navtej Sarna’s pitch on behalf of the much beleaguered H-1B visa, its positive effect on the US economy, in an appearance…

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. use H-1B workers from TCS to ship 72 IT jobs to India

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. use H-1B workers from TCS to ship 72 IT jobs to India

NEW YORK: In yet another instance of ‘knowledge transfer’ – the dubious practice of having current employees train their replacement workers from an IT outsourcing firm before being fired –…

Indian American NASA scientist detained at US border, phone confiscated

Indian American NASA scientist detained at US border, phone confiscated

A US-born NASA scientist of Indian-origin was detained by US Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) officials and was not permitted to enter the country unless he unlocked his PIN-protected work…

Visa applications from India to US will plummet this year, warn experts

Visa applications from India to US will plummet this year, warn experts

Some immigration agencies and lawyers based in Punjab, India, say visa applications for the United States has dropped by nearly 70 percent. The US issued 900,000 visas to Indian citizens…

Penn State posters to report illegal aliens, Travel Ban create panic in US universities

Penn State posters to report illegal aliens, Travel Ban create panic in US universities

NEW YORK: Tougher immigration enforcement has come to haunt educational institutions in the United States in the wake of a slew of executive orders passed by President Donald Trump, as…

H4 visa holders nervous EAD might be taken away

H4 visa holders nervous EAD might be taken away

Every time she reads a news item relating to H1 or H4 visas, Neha Vyas’ heart skips a beat. The Reston, Virginia resident, who got her Employment Authorization Card last…

F-1 visa scam: owner of four California schools plead guilty to immigration fraud

F-1 visa scam: owner of four California schools plead guilty to immigration fraud

The owner of four schools in California that ran four ‘pay-to-stay’ schools that allowed hundreds of foreign students on F-1 visa to pay for non-existent classes, skip school without retribution…