Indian Americans Raise Voice Over Green Card Limit
While 800 Indian Americans collected outside the White House this weekend, another event is planned this week to protest against country-based limits for Green Card approvals.
H4 Visa Holders Could Lose Work Permit Soon: Report
The cancellation of the work permit for H4 visa holders effects mostly Indian and Chinese women who are spouses of H-1B visa holders.
Fewer Indian Graduate Students Heading to U.S.
The number of applications and enrollments by international students at American colleges and universities showed a decline in 2016-2017, a recent report shows.
Trump Calls for Merit-Based Immigration During First State of Union Speech
Donald Trump called for an immigration overhaul, something his party and he has been lobbying for since his election, during his first State of the Union speech.
Indian Govt Withdraws Plan to Issue Orange Passports to Migrant Workers
The Ministry of External Affairs will also continue to have the last page of the passport as an address proof.
Indian-Origin Rights Activist in U.S. Gets Temporary Reprieve from Deportation
A U.S. judge ordered the release of immigrant rights activist Ravi Ragbir and granted him temporary reprieve from deportation to Trinidad and Tobago.
Verification Certificate Not Required for Tatkal Passports Now
The recommendation of a Class 1 officer is no longer required while applying for a passport under the Tatkal or instant category.
Indian American ‘Dreamer’ Joins New Jersey Bar Association
Lawyer Parthiv Patel was earlier denied membership to the bar because of his immigrant status.
Smartphone App to Make Processes Easier for Indians Seeking Jobs in UAE
The new smartphone app aims to help people seeking work visas in UAE complete a large portion of procedures in India.
UAE Investments in India on the Rise, Says Indian Envoy
Millions of Indians are benefiting from the partnership between India and UAE, Ambassador Navdeep Singh Suri said.