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Good news: Spouses of H-1B visa holders to get automatic work authorisation permits in US-dnmGood news: Spouses of H-1B visa holders to get automatic work authorisation permits in US-dnm

Good news: Spouses of H-1B visa holders to get automatic work authorisation permits in US

The spouses of non-immigrants visa-holders will no longer have to fear employment gaps and resultant financial hardship owing to delays in processing of their employment authorization documents (EADs).
 

World News Nov 12, 2021, 11:42 AM IST

Will be significant wait for visa appointment says US embassy in India  gcwWill be significant wait for visa appointment says US embassy in India  gcw

'There will be significant wait for visa appointment,' says US embassy in India

The mission expressed gratitude for people's patience as "they seek to enhance their capacity and ensure the safety of the applicants and personnel."

India News Oct 31, 2021, 2:10 PM IST

Bengaluru RWA instructs house owners not to rent their properties to Africans if they can't be handled-ycbBengaluru RWA instructs house owners not to rent their properties to Africans if they can't be handled-ycb

Bengaluru: RWA instructs house owners not to rent their properties to Africans if they can't be handled

After a mob of African nationals reportedly attacked Bengaluru Police on Monday, the issue of not renting homes to immigrants has once again come to light. The RWA says that it has instructed the owners also to consult the local station before renting homes to immigrants and post this incident, the owners will once again be asked to strictly follow the guidelines.

India News Aug 3, 2021, 6:32 PM IST

New law in Hungary bans content in schools deemed to promote homosexuality-VPNNew law in Hungary bans content in schools deemed to promote homosexuality-VPN

New law in Hungary bans content in schools deemed to promote homosexuality

Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who is a hardline nationalist, faces an election and has grown increasingly radical on social policies, rallying against LGBT individuals and immigrants in his self-styled illiberal regime, which has deeply divided the country. 

Europe Jun 16, 2021, 6:06 PM IST

Bangladesh Pakistan Sri Lankan nationals: How Karnataka is becoming hub for illegal immigrants-ycbBangladesh Pakistan Sri Lankan nationals: How Karnataka is becoming hub for illegal immigrants-ycb

Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lankan nationals: How Karnataka is becoming hub for illegal immigrants

After the viral video of a Bangladesh woman being brutally raped circulated and about 38 illegal Sri Lankans were recently arrested, it looks like Karnataka has become a hub for illegal immigrants.

India News Jun 15, 2021, 6:24 PM IST

President-Elect Joe Biden likely to provide US citizenship to over 5,00,000 Indians-dnmPresident-Elect Joe Biden likely to provide US citizenship to over 5,00,000 Indians-dnm

President-Elect Joe Biden likely to provide US citizenship to over 5,00,000 Indians

Indian-Americans know firsthand the strength and resilience that immigrants bring to the United States of America, according to a policy document issued by the Biden campaign as a largely immigrant community, but in some cases with American roots reaching back generations.

WORLD Nov 8, 2020, 1:00 PM IST

Australias migration intake to fall by over 2 lakh due to COVID-19 thousands of Indians affectedAustralias migration intake to fall by over 2 lakh due to COVID-19 thousands of Indians affected

Australia's migration intake to fall by over 2 lakh due to COVID-19; thousands of Indians affected

The Indian community in Australia comprises nearly seven lakh people. India is one of the top sources of skilled immigrants to Australia

WORLD Jul 26, 2020, 5:32 PM IST

H1B visa ban Google CEO Sundar Pichai disappointed with Donald Trumps proclamationH1B visa ban Google CEO Sundar Pichai disappointed with Donald Trumps proclamation

H-1B visa ban: Google CEO Sundar Pichai ‘disappointed’ with Donald Trump’s proclamation

‘Disappointed by today’s proclamation - we'll continue to stand with immigrants and work to expand opportunity for all,' Google CEO Sundar Pichai
 

WORLD Jun 23, 2020, 9:59 AM IST

Four illegal immigrants from Bangladesh nabbed in Tamil NaduFour illegal immigrants from Bangladesh nabbed in Tamil Nadu

Four illegal immigrants from Bangladesh nabbed in Tamil Nadu

Four Bangladeshi nationals staying at Perundurai in Erode district, Tamil Nadu, without valid documents were arrested by the police on Tuesday

Crime Feb 19, 2020, 9:10 AM IST

'Leave India or you'll be thrown out MNS style': Posters warn Bangladeshi immigrants in Maharashtra'Leave India or you'll be thrown out MNS style': Posters warn Bangladeshi immigrants in Maharashtra

‘Leave India or you’ll be thrown out MNS style’: Posters warn Bangladeshi immigrants in Maharashtra

Days after MNS chief Raj Thackeray declared his support to the Modi government over eviction of Bangladeshi and Pakistani infiltrators, posters threatening the Bangladeshis surfaced in Raigad district’s Panvel area, Maharashtra 
 

India Feb 4, 2020, 10:24 AM IST

Illegal huts razed Is Bengalurus BBMP targeted for clearing encroachments on Bellandur lakeIllegal huts razed Is Bengalurus BBMP targeted for clearing encroachments on Bellandur lake

Illegal huts razed: Is Bengaluru’s BBMP targeted for clearing encroachments on Bellandur lake?

With complaints pouring in about illegal Bangladeshi immigrants residing in Bengaluru in and around Bellandur lake area, multiplied by complaints of illegal encroachments, the BBMP razed 300 huts on Sunday

India Jan 22, 2020, 3:46 PM IST

Bengaluru Police nab three illegal Bangladeshi immigrantsBengaluru Police nab three illegal Bangladeshi immigrants

Bengaluru Police nab three illegal Bangladeshi immigrants

Bengaluru Police had detained 60 such illegal Bangladeshi immigrants in October 2019

India Jan 22, 2020, 12:35 PM IST

While nation debates CAA-NRC, Bengaluru Police question illegal migrants in slums near Bellandur lakeWhile nation debates CAA-NRC, Bengaluru Police question illegal migrants in slums near Bellandur lake

While nation debates CAA-NRC, Bengaluru Police question illegal migrants in slums near Bellandur lake

On Sunday, Bengaluru Police inspected slums and questioned illegal migrants, who are suspected to be living near Bellandur lake. Mahadevapura MLA Arvind Limbavali tweeted that a few illegal immigrants from Bangladesh  were carrying out illegal activities in sheds where they had taken shelter in Kariyammana Agrahara. 
 

India Jan 16, 2020, 12:25 PM IST

No plan to set up detention centres to house illegal immigrants: Kerala CM Pinarayi VijayanNo plan to set up detention centres to house illegal immigrants: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

No plan to set up detention centres to house illegal immigrants: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Kerala chief minister's office said that it has no plans to set up detention centres in the state to house illegal immigrants. "The present government has also instructed the authorities concerned to stop all works started by the previous government since 2012 in connection with the detention centres, in view of the present situation," the statement said.

India Dec 28, 2019, 12:51 PM IST

Mosque in Bengaluru hands out NRC forms to MuslimsMosque in Bengaluru hands out NRC forms to Muslims

Mosque in Bengaluru hands out NRC forms to Muslims

In the midst of confusion over Citizenship Bill and NRC, a mosque in Bengaluru issued self-assessment forms to help Muslims fill NRC details without any hassle
 

India Dec 12, 2019, 6:19 PM IST