Immigration
Opinion: 80,000 Green Cards Are About to Disappear From US

The Biden administration has acknowledged that in the last fiscal year the U.S. failed to issue roughly 80,000 green cards that should have been given to legal immigrant workers. The shortfall adds to a backlog of more than 1 million people waiting to receive employment-based visas. Congress should ensure those green cards are used - and then set about fixing a system that pointlessly burdens skilled immigrants and the businesses that employ them.

How to Immigrate to Canada from India as a Skilled Worker

Canada has over 100 different economic class pathways available to Indian immigrants.

Joe Biden wants to address delays in Green Card processing system: White House

The inordinate delay in the procession of hundreds and thousands of talented Indian technology professionals, at times running into several decades, is one of the major issues of concern among the Indian-Americans and their dependent children living here.

Does visa processing stop in the event of government shutdowns?

We are faced with a partial government shutdown because of congressional deadlock over budget. This has happened before, and we have survived it.

Why Canada has emerged as one of the top choices for Indian immigrants

The Indian community's clout can be gauged from the fact that 17 of them won the recently-concluded parliamentary elections

Some Haitians at U.S. border released, others deported as pressure builds on Biden

Amid deteriorating conditions in migrant camps on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border, U.S. authorities on Wednesday tried to deal with thousands of the mostly Haitian migrants that have gathered, releasing some in south Texas while deporting others on flights.

Indians may soon get green cards by paying a super-fee

he Indian diaspora can now jump the green card backlog queue on payment of a supplemental fee (commonly referred to as a super-fee) and obtain their permanent visas.

Immigration NZ: Deleted post appears to be copy of new policy - adviser

Information about skilled residence visas mistakenly posted on Immigration New Zealand's website appears to be an advance copy of the Government's new criteria.

Indian SMEs can easily expand to UK with little investment using Sole Representative visa

The little-known UK visa is not the only avenue that Indians can now take towards obtaining a British Passport, as liberalized immigration rules post Brexit have now levelled the playing field for all nations, London-based immigration lawyer Yash Dubal, says.

USCIS to accept social security number requests with green card applications

In a move that is seen as making the immigration procedure smoother, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced that individuals who are seeking permanent resident status (green card) can simultaneously apply for a social security number (SSN) or a replacement card.

Thousands of Canadian Indian students refuse visas, find out what students can do now

In the last few weeks, the Canadian embassy has refused to issue visas to thousands of Indian students, which is a matter of concern. Among the students denied visas are thousands whose parents have to pay Canadian college / university fees and G.I. I. Was. They have either sold their houses or lands or taken loans from banks to show accounts and other funds.

Indian talent moving to Canada due to outdated H-1B visa policy, U.S. lawmakers told

This is mainly because of the per-country quota on issuing employment-based green card or permanent residency, say experts.

GREEN CARD BACKLOG: Microsoft Submits Multiple Suggestions To Clear Backlog

Microsoft has submitted a wide range of suggestions to the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on improving the legal immigration system. The immigration agency had invited public comments in this regard.

Biden administration removes Trump-era H-1B rule vacated by court

The Trump administration had issued an order in October seeking to “narrow” the definition of speciality occupation to ensure US companies could use the visa programme to make “real offers” to “real employees” and not to hire foreigners as “low-cost replacement” for qualified Americans.

U.S. completes H-1B initial electronic registration selection process Biden rescinds Trump visa ban. Relief to Green Card applicants US immigration bill aims to eliminate visa backlogs, increase per country green card quota Another win for H-1B holders as Court reverses USCIS decision for Visa denial Canada sets record immigration targets, says they are key to economic recovery Easy visas and job opportunities: What makes Canada a popular choice for Indian immigrants Donald Trump's new rules hike minimum pay for H-1B medical professionals by 40%, pricing them out of market H1B: Changes in work visa will attract brightest minds, says US official US makes exception to visa ban; H-1B holders can enter US on this condition TCS criticizes H-1B visa ban, curbs on foreign students Immigration bans will lead to dumbing down of the world US immigration agency prepares for laying off more than 13k employees Trump considering suspending H1B, other visas as US unemployment spikes USCIS To Resume Premium Processing From June For Speedy Disposal Of Visa Applications Immigration economy: A case for more H1-B visas for Indians America’s Healthcare Workforce Resilience Act impacts visa and green card seekers from India The Restricting World boundaries and the Indian Diaspora AIR INDIA TO AIRLIFT STRANDED INDIANS OUT OF CHICAGO, USA NRIs with H1-B Visa protest the Never-Ending queue for Green Card. Seek “first come, first serve” process.  Ten Punjabis makes to new year UK Royal Honours’ list to get the highest civilian British awards No US visa for immigrants who can't pay for health insurance Aadhaar for NRIs on arrival with passport as a identity Standard of Pakistan’s manpower is linked to the country’s education model 312 “debarred” Sikhs living abroad removed from list, can visit India NRI’s Passport to be impounded in case of non-registration of marriage Equal playing for Indians for UK immigration post-Brexit Indians number highest among ‘overstayers’ in U.K. Britain set to impose restrictions on migrating workers including Indians Inreasing numbers of asylum seekers in Canada Jinnah’s romance that ends in tragedy