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Trump administration turns to immigration as election nears

Trump's get-tough approach and promise to build a border wall were cornerstones of his 2016 campaign

08 Oct 2020 12:34 PM

United States reaches H-1B visa cap for 2020

The US Citizenship and Immigration Services said it has reached Congressionally-mandated 65,000 H-1B visa cap for the fiscal year 2020.

06 Apr 2019 10:33 AM

Regulation received to end work authorisation for spouses of H1B visa holders: US

The White House received the proposed changes in the existing regulations to end the work authorisation for certain H-1B foreign workers.

22 Feb 2019 10:38 AM

US govt misled our students by setting up fake university: Indian American attorney

Eminent Indian American attorney said that Department of Homeland Security knowingly allowed the

06 Feb 2019 8:35 AM

Attorneys cry foul as 130 students arrested in US immigration fraud

The 130 foreign students arrested for enroling at a fake university allegedly to remain in the US are largely Indians.

01 Feb 2019 1:43 PM


Move to end extension of H-1B visas bad policy: US industry body

'This policy would harm American business, our economy, and the country,' a US Chambers of Commerce spokesperson said.

06 Jan 2018 8:35 PM

Judge rules in favour of foreign entrepreneurs, asks Trump govt to end delay

The rule would allow some foreign start-up founders to stay in the United States for up to five years to develop their businesses.

04 Dec 2017 5:54 PM

Key programme allowing family to join refugees already settled in US maybe paused

The administration is also considering expanding the categories of refugees required to be fingerprinted.

21 Oct 2017 5:44 PM

Syrian cinematographer can’t attend Oscars

Khatib was scheduled to arrive on Saturday in Los Angeles on a Turkish Airlines flight departing from Istanbul.

26 Feb 2017 9:55 AM