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A Court Reprieve For Trump's H-1B Visa Ban, Challenged By 169 Indians

September 17, 2020
Newsdesk

The Donald Trump administration's move in US to curtail H-1B visas widely used by foreign technology workers survived an initial court challenge. US President Donald Trump's June 22 proclamation declaring foreign workers a risk to the US labor market amid the coronavirus pandemic triggered pushback from workers and bus | Read more|

Indian national arrested in USD 21 million H-1B visa fraud

August 22, 2020
Newsdesk

An Indian national has been arrested on charges of conspiracy to commit visa fraud and for inducing foreign nationals to come to the US using fraudulently obtained H-1B visas, federal prosecutors said on Friday. Arrested on Thursday, 48-year-old Ashish Sawhney allegedly used four corporations to orchestrate the imprope | Read more|

Suspension of foreign work visas to free up to 5.25 lakh jobs in US

June 23, 2020
Newsdesk

The temporary suspension of foreign work visas is expected to free up to 5,25,000 jobs in the US, senior officials said after President Donald Trump issued a proclamation to ban until the end of the year popular non-immigrant visas, including H-1B and L1, which benefit Indian IT professionals. "The sum total of what th | Read more|