10-Year Wait for Indians Seeking Employment-Based Green Card: Report
Around 112,000 people were on the waitlists for all employment-based green cards combined as of November 2017, according to a recent report.
Immigration Issue Heats Up in U.S. As Democrats Support DACA, Reuniting Families Act
Nancy Pelosi gave an 8-hour speech on the House floor on DACA, a day after the Reuniting Families Act was brought up by several Democrats.
Indian Engineer Sneaks Into Sharjah Airport in Bid to Meet Fiancee
The Indian civil engineer told the court that his employer was withholding his passport.
Trump Administration to Set Up National Vetting Center For Immigrants
“The federal government’s current vetting efforts are ad hoc, which impedes our ability to keep up with today’s threats,” White House said.
Not Getting India Visa Due to Adani Coverage, Says Indian-Origin Journalist in Australia
A team of journalists from Australia is not getting visas to visit India due to a report on the Adani Group, Amruta Slee said.
Saudi Arabia’s Ban on Foreign Workers in 12 Sectors to Hit Indians
Foreign workers have been banned from jobs in various retail and sales sectors to boost employment for Saudi nationals.
Number of Applications to UK Colleges from India Increases
About 4,470 Indian students have applied for undergraduate courses in the United Kingdom in the last few months.
Donald Trump Rejects New Bipartisan Immigration Bill
The bipartisan immigration proposal was introduced by Republican Senator John McCain and Democratic Senator Chris Coons.
Migrants to Pay Double Surcharge for Health Services in UK
The increased surcharges will provide about £220 million more every year, which will be redirected into running the National Health Service.
7,000 Indian Millionaires Shifted Overseas in 2017: Report
Indians comprised the second largest group of super rich people moving abroad in 2017, according to Capgemini's World Wealth Report.