US Visa

US reduces visa duration for Pakistani citizens to 3 months from 5 years

Islamabad: The visa duration for Pakistani nationals has been reduced to three months from five years, said a spokesperson of the US emba...Read More

Law in US Congress to protect work authorisation of H1B spouses

Law in US Congress to protect work authorisation of H1B spouses

Washington: A legislation seeking to prohibit the Trump administration from revoking the work authorisation of spouses of H1-B visa holde...Read More

H1B policies: Uncertainty among small IT firms in US

H1B policies: Uncertainty among small IT firms in US

Washington: The Trump administration has elevated efforts to undermine H1B programme, creating “unexpected level of uncertainties” among ...Read More

Congress slams Modi for not protecting Indians in US

New Delhi: The Congress on Friday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his “miserable failure” to protect the Indians’ interest despi...Read More

US halts visas for gay partners of diplomats

US halts visas for gay partners of diplomats

Washington: US President Donald Trump’s administration has begun denying visas to unmarried, same-sex partners of foreign diplomats and U...Read More

United States: Indian citizen guilty of operating fraud visa scheme using social media

United States: Indian citizen guilty of operating fraud visa scheme using social media

New York: An Indian citizen has pleaded guilty to operating a fraud scheme by falsely representing as an employee of the US immigration s...Read More

Ex-Congress MLA held for trafficking 3 people to US on fake documents    

Hyderabad: A former Congress MLA has been arrested for allegedly trafficking three people to the United States on the basis of forged doc...Read More

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US snubs another Pak Senator

Islamabad : Another Pakistani Senator on Monday said his US visa application was turned down without a valid reason, a day after reports ...Read More

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Iranian girl’s surgery in US cancelled due to Trump travel ban

San Francisco : US President Donald Trump’s immigration policy on seven Muslim-majority countries has led to the cancellation of a life-s...Read More

Pak family awaits US visa for 6-year-old girl

Colombo :  A desperate Pakistani family anxiously awaiting a US visa for their ailing little girl is running out of time: Maria (in pic) ...Read More

US hikes H1B, L1 visa fee; to hit Indian IT companies

US hikes H1B, L1 visa fee; to hit Indian IT companies

Washington: In a blow to Indian IT firms, the US has notified an additional fee of up to USD 4,500 for certain categories of the popular ...Read More

CM’S VVIP ERRAND HOLDS UP NY PLANE

CM’S VVIP ERRAND HOLDS UP NY PLANE

Principal Secretary forgets his  US visa-stamped passport at home; flight delayed, passengers tie themselves into knots .

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Say no to Modi, key US lawmakers to Obama administration

Washington: In a public appeal to the Obama administration, a group of powerful US lawmakers has asked it not to change the “good policy”...Read More