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Indian techies hopeful: Bill to up Green Card grant tabled in US House

The bill seeks to increase the allotment of Green Cards from the current 1,20,000 to 1,75,000 per annum.

11 Jan 2018 2:15 PM

Trump plans to cancel Green Card lottery programme in lieu of Manhattan attack

The 1990 diversity visa programme gives green card to people from countries from where they normally don't have merit-based candidates.

02 Nov 2017 3:03 PM

Anything for love

In his thoughtful biography, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella reveals how he surrendered his green card for his newly-wed wife.

28 Sep 2017 12:58 AM

US lawmaker calls for removal of country specific quota on Green Card

A report released this week said that the average wait time for Indians seeking green card under employment category is more than 12 years.

13 Jul 2017 12:34 PM

12-year waiting period for Indians applying for Green Card: report

Pew said from fiscal 2010 to 2014, about 36 per cent of employment-related Green cards more than 222,000 were granted to H-1B visa holders.

11 Jul 2017 4:55 PM


New travel-ban will allow entry to green card holders already on plane: John Kelly

The replacement order could be issued as early as Tuesday, said a US government official.

19 Feb 2017 9:19 PM

New US travel ban to spare green card holders: Trump official

The abrupt implementation of the order last month plunged the immigration system into chaos, sparking a wave of criticism.

19 Feb 2017 7:57 AM

Travel ban hits legal roadblock

Trump had signed an executive order last month suspending the arrival of all refugees for at least 120 days.

13 Feb 2017 1:48 AM

Nobel winner Soyinka gives up green card post Trump win

He had earlier in October said that he would cut up his green card if Trump was elected president of the United States.

07 Dec 2016 3:30 PM