BPO articles

Congressmen oppose H-1B tweaks

Washington: Some US lawmakers and advocacy groups have criticised the Trump administration’s reported plan to curb H-1B visa extensions that could result in self- deportation of an estimated 5-7.5 lakh Indian Americans, saying the move would drain US of talent.

H-1B visa issue is a trade matter: India

New Delhi: Commenting on the US H-1B visa issue that has New Delhi worried over the possible fallout for Indian professionals, India on Thursday said it is “not an immigration issue” but rather “a trade and services issue”. It also said that while an executive order had been signed in the US — to review