In 2015, the Indian government merged its PIO and OCI programs.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
To prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Government of India has issued an order prohibiting all inbound international flights to India beginning March 22, 2020.
It has, therefore, become imperative for employers to increasingly safeguard workplaces and their employees.
India has introduced travel restrictions and advice to contain the spread of the coronavirus. This article provides details.
STA Law Firm
The Indian Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 came into force on 10th January 2020 and was passed by the Parliament.
The Indian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has published a rule requiring foreign nationals of Indian origin seeking to apply for an Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) Card to have lived in India
The government is expected to announce the changes and related details shortly.
Confirming earlier reports, the Ministry of Home Affairs of India has streamlined and consolidated many visa categories.
Singh & Associates
With rapid globalization there has been a surge of manpower being transferred / migrating from one country to another.
LexCounsel Law Offices
The recent overhauling of the H1B visa policy under the Trump Administration, has led to rising concerns and uncertainties on issuance of visas in the Indian IT industry.
Anticipating a huge demand for UK visas during the summer in India, the United Kingdom will allow Indian nationals applying for standard visitor visas in India to apply for visas three months prior to the expected date of travel.
The recently announced, U.S. Presidential Executive Orders do not touch upon the H-1B program.
Acquiring a US Green Card is almost always a long and tedious process. Green cards can either be family based or employment based.
In 2014, the e-Tourist Visa facility became available for foreign citizens of over 40 eligible countries.
The US Citizenship and Immigration Services published a 'final rule' (Retention of EB1, EB2, and EB3 Immigrant Workers and Program Improvements Affecting High-Skilled Nonimmigrant Workers) that will have a positive impact on certain employment-based nonimmigrant visa categories including the H-1B visa.
The Indian government has extended the December 31, 2016 deadline for applying for conversion of Person of Indian origin (PIO) cards to Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) cards to June 31, 2017.
A bipartisan group of US senators on December 9, 2016, introduced a bill -- the BRIDGE Act which would grant 3 years of protection to certain undocumented immigrants who were brought to the US as children.
A visa denial can leave an applicant confused and frustrated, particularly if the visa application presented is complete and persuasive, all interview questions are appropriately answered.
There is a lot of anxiety among large tech companies in the wake of America's political climate change.
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
The Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit ...