The lawsuit alleges that the requirement of itinerary is unlawful.
17 Oct 2018 1:33 AM
The H-1B visa is typically issued for three to six years to employers to hire a foreign worker.
16 Oct 2018 4:20 PM
Department of Homeland Security said new rule would be submitted to Office of Management of Budget, White House, within three months.
22 Sep 2018 9:34 AM
While US growth continued to linger in mid single digits, Europe was the key driver clocking 17 per cent YoY growth.
06 Aug 2018 12:09 AM
As of May 2018, there were 395,025 foreign nationals waiting for Green Card under the employment-based preference category.
07 Jun 2018 3:15 PM
The Trump administration is planning to revoke a rule that makes spouses of thousands of immigrant workers eligible to work while in the US.
19 May 2018 1:07 PM
China with a little over nine per cent, comes a distant second after India in terms of number of H-1B visas.
08 May 2018 8:53 AM
The State Department estimates that the new visa forms would affect 710,000 immigrant and 14 million non-immigrant visa applicants.
30 Mar 2018 2:16 PM
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
The technology companies depend on it to hire tens of thousands of employees each year from countries like India and China.
03 Jan 2018 12:24 PM
The H-1B visa allows US companies to employ foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise.
19 Sep 2017 12:50 PM
USCIS received 3.4 million (34 lakh) H-1B visas applications, of which people from India accounted for 21 lakh.
01 Aug 2017 12:10 PM
US has not made any comprehensive changes to the work visa programmes including H-1B visas so far.
17 Jul 2017 7:39 PM
Acosta told a Congressional panel that it would address to a large extent the problem of replacement of American workers by foreign workers.
29 Jun 2017 1:18 PM
Modi and Trump are due to hold afternoon talks and a working dinner at the White House, though no press conference is scheduled.
26 Jun 2017 7:07 PM
Congress has a key role to play when it comes to protecting American workers, Acting Labour Secy said.
06 May 2017 2:36 PM
George Mariadas Kurusu, a H1-B visa holder and former FSISD teacher, has been in federal custody since his arrest in May last year.
28 Apr 2017 7:53 AM
White House said TCS, Infosys and Cognizant have average wage for H-1B visas between USD 60,000 and USD 65,000 a year.
23 Apr 2017 5:45 PM
The move to abolish the visa, used by over 95,000 workers, is aimed at tackling unemployment.
23 Apr 2017 6:47 AM
US President will sign an executive order to recommend changes to H-1B visa programme for skilled workers.
19 Apr 2017 3:20 AM