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UPDATED: NRI Voter Registration Begun in The US

Posted on August 29, 2017

NRIs to be Able to Vote Online Shortly Updated: The Election Commission of India has sent over senior officials to major cities in the US to facilitate voter registration for its NRI electorate ... Read More

Mandatory Interviews Will Further Delay Green Card Process

Posted on August 28, 2017

As if the processing of Green Card applications wasn’t taking long enough already, the US Immigration Authorities are now introducing an in-person interview segment within the process that is going to ... Read More

USCIS Denying Advance Parole

Posted on August 24, 2017

When valid non-immigrant visa holders within the United States apply to adjust their status to be an immigrant by applying for permanent residency, they can simultaneously apply for an advance parole ... Read More

Drastic Drop Among H1B Visa Applicants in FY Yr 2016-17

Posted on August 22, 2017

With the financial year nearing an end on September 30 coupled with the uproar over H1B work visas this past year generated by the Trump administration, there are some interesting statistics emerging ... Read More

UPDATED: Naturalization Applicants Can Now Pay N-400 Filing Fee Using Credit Card

Posted on August 17, 2017

Updated: From October, 13, 2017, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services will only accept the 08/04/17 edition of the Form G-1450. Until then, the previous version from 08/06/15 can be ... Read More

The RAISE Act May Benefit Indians After All

Posted on August 08, 2017

The proposed Act of Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy (RAISE) backed by the Trump administration has been gaining a lot of global ire ever since it was suggested and supported by ... Read More

Electronic System for Travel Authorization – Not an Alternative to US Visas

Posted on July 28, 2017

WHAT IS ESTA? Foreign nationals from countries belonging to the Visa Waiver Program are now required to have an approved travel authorization from the Electronic System for Travel Authorization ... Read More