The city police on Saturday busted a fake call centre operating out of a building in Udyog Vihar Phase 5 and allegedly duping people on the pretext of offering them loans and conducting lottery fraud.
A US federal agency responsible for the approval of H-1B work visas has returned all the H-1B petitions that were not selected in the computer-generated lottery system in April.
There was a sharp rise in rejection of H-1B petitions in the fiscal quarter immediately following President Donald Trump’s announcement of restrictive policies in 2017, said a study based on US data, that also showed more Indians were turned down than others.
As President Donald Trump winged his way to Singapore for a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a sense of relief was wafting through some parts of New Delhi.
Days after call centre scam mastermind Sagar Thakkar, alias, Shaggy, was granted bail on Monday, his sister Reema Thakkar, 32, surrendered to the Thane crime branch unit 1 in connection with the same case.
There have been “no big changes” in the H-1B programme and “nothing new” on the H-4 visa policy, the US said on Wednesday, amid the Trump administration’s plan to overhaul the immigration system.
More than 5,000 complaints of H-1B visa fraud and abuse have been received by a federal agency on a dedicated email helpline that was launched by the Trump administration last year, an official said.
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp., the biggest U.S. sponsor of H-1B visas for foreign information technology specialists, says a civil rights lawsuit accusing the firm of bias against workers who aren’t from India is all wrong.
The United States Administration’s latest move on issuing H-1B visas to software engineers will not make much difference to Indian IT firms, said the apex industry body Nasscom on Friday.
Donald Trump’s two new proposals on H-1B visas directly affects Indians in US. The first proposal is to do away with the provision that allows the spouses of H-1B visa holders who are on H-4 visas and waiting for their green cards to work in America. The latest proposal is to give American officials from…