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New Security Measures for US Bound Flights

Posted on October 26, 2017

Countries and their airports around the world were told by the Trump administration to follow a certain diktat of security protocols or risk their airlines from being prohibited from entering the ... Read More

Tougher Scrutiny on Non-Immigrant Visa Extensions Announced

Posted on October 24, 2017

The non-immigrant visas like H-1B and L1 are getting their nooses tightened…again. Under the Buy American, Hire American initiatives of the Trump Government, the past several months have seen various ... Read More

NRIs Transacting Money in India -What You Should Know About A New Rule

Posted on October 23, 2017

A Non-resident Indian (NRIs) transacting in cash above the amount of Rs. 50,000 has to be able to submit the original identification documents to the banks and financial institutions along with a copy ... Read More

Travel Ban Banned, Again

Posted on October 18, 2017

The new, third travel ban instituted by the Trump administration has been banned, yet again. And again, by the same Hawaiian Judge Derrick Watson. Ruled as unconstitutional and discriminatory based on ... Read More

NRIs Need Not Link Aadhaar with Bank Accounts

Posted on October 09, 2017

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has clarified that Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) and Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) who have been out of India for more than 182 days need not link ... Read More

UPDATED: Over 7,000 Indians Caught in the DACA Net May Face Deportation

Posted on October 04, 2017

ATTENTION: DACA Renewal Request Deadline, October 5, 2017 According to a recent missive by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, ... Read More

DHS to Collect Every Immigrant’s Digital Footprint

Posted on September 27, 2017

Starting October 18, 2017, The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will begin collecting all available online information on all US immigrants, be it naturalized or Green Card holders. In a notice ... Read More