US visa

'What do we have to do with army?': Chinese students hit by US visa rejections amid tension

23-year-old Wang Ziwei is among at least 500 students the Chinese government says have been rejected under a policy issued by then-President Donald Trump.

published on : 14th September 2021

US media coalition urges Biden administration to grant special visas to Afghan journalists

The letters were jointly sent by twenty-four prominent media outlets, demanding less than one thousand special visas for Afghan journalists, interpreters, supporting staff, and their families.

published on : 22nd July 2021

US to process student visa applications from June 14

“Student visas remain a top priority and we are making every attempt to facilitate student travel in time for the fall semester.

published on : 11th June 2021

US must address visa barriers to grow trade in education services with India: USISPF

The 2020 Open Doors report on International Educational Exchange highlights that during the 2019-20 academic year, India remained the second largest source of international students in the US.

published on : 15th April 2021

Explained: Biden admin lets Trump era H-1B visa bans expire, what it means for Indian workforce

The H-1B visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows US companies to employ foreign workers in specialty occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise.

published on : 1st April 2021

H-1B visa application process to begin from Monday; to face unprecedented scrutiny

Chatter at various social media platforms and groups indicate that immigration attorneys this time expect a much high rate of rejection.

published on : 1st April 2018

US seeks no extension of H-1B visas, Indians may be hit: Report

The US is considering new regulations to prevent the extension of H-1B visas as part of president Donald Trump's 'Buy American, Hire American' initiative.

published on : 3rd January 2018