This also accounted for the largest number of non-immigrants residing in the US.
This is the first parliamentary election in which Indian expatriates,can vote in their home country, as part of an amendment to a voting law passed in 2010.
The youths, detained in prisons in the US for the past few months, have gone on hunger strike seeking early resolution of their plight
USCIS conducted the computerised draw of lots to select the Congressionally mandated 65,000 applicants, who would receive the H-1B visas.
Indians are experiencing a significantly higher denial rate of the American non-immigrant L-1 visa as compared to applicants from any other country.
Under the terms of the new ‘tied visa,’ overseas domestic workers cannot legally leave their employer and find new work.
Among the illegals are Indian engineers, lawyers, graduates, pharmacists and well-educated men.
Exercising caution while pursuing the American dream
The service will allow Indian applicants to keep their passport while their visa is being processed.
Over 90 per cent of the applications received get the visas,clarifying that Britain does not look at India as a high risk country.
Imports of gold are likely to get further impacted, with the effort to check the alleged misuse of the facility for non-resident Indians (NRIs) to bring some with their luggage.
About 70 Indian passports have reportedly been stolen from a private company, to which the Indian Consulate in San Francisco has outsourced various visa and passport related services.
Immigration curbs have "played disappointingly badly" in India despite prime ministerial charm offensives to show Britain welcomes students
A move that can hit Prime Minister David Cameron's efforts to boost student and business visits from countries like India.
For freelance techies, the temptation is overwhelming. And that, naturally, has opened up a world of opportunity for fraudsters.
The case of an Indian student, brutally bashed in Melbourne late last year, has prompted calls for changes to Australia's migration regulations.
Outsourcer forced into stateside campus recruitment blitz to fill junior roles
India has warned the United States of consequences for its companies if lawmakers tighten visa rules on high-tech firms as part of an immigration overhaul.
Tourists travelling to India from 180 countries will no longer have to queue at their local consulates to obtain visas.
Devyani Khobragade, the Indian diplomat whose December arrest led to a major international dispute, holds no immunity from US prosecution
India's intelligence agencies have now given their backing to proposals that would allow tourists to apply online and then wait only three days before receiving the green light,
Describing the current US immigration system as "completely backwards", Indian-American Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal said the country needs a system of "high walls and a broad gate".
As many as 163 Vedic pandits, who were brought to the US from north Indian villages, have disappeared from the Maharishi Vedic City in Iowa during the past year
The elite American Embassy school here is under scanner for suspected violations of tax laws and visa status of some of its staff.
On December 20th, just days after the Indian Supreme Court reinstated the ban on “sex against the order of nature” in the Indian Penal Code, the duo received political asylum in the United States
The US is reportedly proceeding with the prosecution of senior Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade and has no intentions of withdrawing the case of visa fraud against her.
An Indian diplomat said U.S. authorities subjected her to a strip search and cavity search when she was arrested on visa charges in New York City, sparking outrage in India.
The changes under the Comprehensive Immigration Reform (CIR) put a curb on use of H-1B visa for those companies which have a higher ratio of work force under this category. - See more at: http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/us-can-t-do-much-about-india-s-h-1b-visa-concerns/article1-1135138.aspx#sthash.E716TmlC.dpuf
This “lifelong” visa just lulls the cardholder into a false sense of complacency.
Indian immigration officials have responded by refusing to let Indian holders of stapled visas board their flights to China.
Government is closely watching the situation in Saudi Arabia which is targeting illegal foreigners under its new labour policy,.
Skyscanner’s survey reveals that three quarters of Indians choose holiday destinations based on visa requirements
A federal investigation into visa use by Infosys has brought to light widespread abuses in the industry and prompted investigations into other foreign outsourcing firms.
The US government will hit Indian outsourcing giant Infosys with the largest immigration fine ever levied.
The US Justice Department is likely to penalise Infosys with record immigration fine over misuse of business visas.
Planning Commission calls a high-level meeting of different ministries and national security advisor on Monday
Finland, Sweden and Great Britain, whose citizens have visa-free access to a maximum of 173 out of 218 countries, occupy the top three positions in the index
Thousands of people poured into streets across the United States on Saturday in a push to overhaul immigration and end the legal limbo of more than 11 million undocumented immigrants.
NRIs disillusioned; many flee after impulsive return
Britain has indicated to India that there is no move to finalise the controversial 3,000 pounds visa bond scheme for Indians soon