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Indian Student Wins 1,000-Pound Grant At UK College

An Indian student named Rachit Patel has won a 1,000-pound grant for becoming the 1,000th student to enrol at Birmingham City University International College (BCUIC). The 19-year-old from Mumbai has celebrated the milestone along with teachers and students. Rachit Patel who began his studies on the Art and Design Foundation...
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An Indian American Lawyer Writes The Republican Memo

A media report came to light, regarding a controversial republican Memo which is written by an Indian American Kashyap “Kash” Patel. President Donald Trump finally declassified it after week long bickering and social media trolling. This Kash memo accuses FBI of political bias and portrays them negatively. The memo stated...
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Fair And Merit Based Immigration System For Trump Now

In yet another reaffirmation, President Donald Trump has reiterated that he is totally supporting a merit based and a fair immigration system. And he would like to do away with lottery based visa or green cards which in his words is “terrible”. At the address to the 2018 House and...
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Hike Expected In US ‘Golden Visa’ Investment Limits

Experts are in the view that there will be a hike in February 2018 in the investment limits under the EB5 visa scheme, popularly known as the "Golden Visa". The deadline for the Golden Visa scheme has been extended by the US Congress last week till 8 February 2018....
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Proposal For Additional One-time Payment By Green Card Aspirants

A US advocacy group has launched a new proposal for an additional one-time payment of USD 2,500 fee by the green card aspirants to get America's coveted legal permanent residency. According to the Immigration Voice, the estimated fund of USD 4 billion, collected through the channel from green card aspirants...
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New Campaign By Indian-Americans To Remove Green Card Backlog

A new nationwide campaign was launched by a few eminent Indian Americans in the US for the removal of the green card backlog. The newly-launched group is named the GCReforms.org. The motive behind the campaign is to create awareness about the huge green card backlog. According to them, the...
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Indian-American Adobe CEO Leads USISPF Board

Shantanu Narayen, the Indian-American Adobe CEO, will lead the USISPF board i.e. the US-India Strategic and Partnership Forum. He has been elected as the USISPF board's vice chairman. As per a statement from the body, the organization was newly set up to improve the business relations between the US...
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Investment Linked Visa Route For US Residency To Get High Priced

The recent development for Indian immigrants seeking investment based US residency is expected to see a change soon. Though the US government plans to continue the investment based Green Card in EB 5 category but it would get costlier by as much as 5 crore. The recent steps by...
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Donald Trump’s New Proposal Favours Skilled Workers

The new proposal recently made by the US President Donald Trump to end the visa lottery system is in favour of the skilled workers. The proposal is expected to reduce the backlogs of highly-skilled workers. The new plan might benefit thousands of Indian IT professionals currently have been waiting...
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Indian American Becomes First Woman Assistant Secretary of State

Manisha Singh, an Indian American, has become the first woman to be appointed as the Assistant Secretary of State for economic and business affairs in the Trump administration. Manisha is a congressional staffer and lawyer. No other woman till date has taken over the post previously. Singh, who was sworn...
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Death Threats For Sikh Mayor In US

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Sci-Tech Oscar Award For Team With Indian Engineer

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Indian Student Wins 1,000-Pound Grant At UK College

An Indian student named Rachit Patel has won a 1,000-pound grant for becoming the 1,000th student to enrol at Birmingham City University International College...

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