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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

UPDATED:Diversity Visa Program-2019 Dates Revised

Posted on September 26, 2017

UPDATED: The original date of October 3, 2017 for Diversity Immigrant Visa when US green cards are distributed has been scratched and made October 18, 2017. Applicants can apply until noon EST on ... Read More

New US Travel Ban – Here’s What You Need to Know

Posted on September 25, 2017

A new travel ban has been set in motion since the last one meant for 90 days expired on September 24, 2017. The refugee ban expires in October. This more permanent travel ban is tailored to certain ... Read More

How Do Indians Land the Most H1B Visas?

Posted on September 22, 2017

The US government has tightened its grip on the issue of visa distributions. Travel bans put in place, visas being rationed out, refugees and grandparents being stalled or whole countries being barred ... Read More

Stick to Three-Month Agenda or Risk Losing US Visa

Posted on September 20, 2017

In another jolt to the visitors visiting the United States, tighter regulations continue to be the norm. They now should have a concrete three-month plan for their visit. Any deviation or change from ... Read More