US Visa Immigration News and Updates - Part 7

What to Expect as a H1B Applicant in 2018

Posted on November 21, 2017

H1B visa, a work-related visa issued to skilled workers from foreign countries coming to the United States of America to work is the most popular among non-immigrant visas issued by the United States ... Read More

Applicants for 2018’s J1 Visa Advised to Apply Now

Posted on November 17, 2017

Prospective applicants wishing to come to the United States under the J1 visa program in the summer of 2018 have been advised to begin their application process right now. This is in anticipation of ... Read More

NRI Information Collected for Voter Registration in India

Posted on November 15, 2017

As a follow-up to the announcement of allowing Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) to be able to cast their vote during elections in India, the Indian Election Commission is collecting data pertinent to NRIs ... Read More

US Citizenship Application Backlog Doubles

Posted on November 14, 2017

2016 happened to be the busiest year for US Naturalization applications in a decade. This sudden barrage of US citizenship applications consequently led to a huge backlog. And today, this backlog ... Read More

UPDATED: Non-US Citizens Can Still Travel Via Turkey

Posted on November 13, 2017

UPDATED:In a recent missive issued by each government, The US and Turkish embassies in each country are now accepting applications for a limited number of non-immigrant visas and processing will begin ... Read More

UPDATED: Proxy Voting Allowed for NRIs

Posted on November 10, 2017

UPDATED: With the amendment to the Representation of People Act underway, The Indian Parliament has been directed by the Supreme Court to grant and facilitate proxy voting rights for Non-Resident ... Read More

H1B Visa 2019 Lottery Announced

Posted on November 08, 2017

A maximum of 65,000 H1-B visas are issued by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) each year. This visa is required if a foreign professional wishes to come into the United ... Read More