US Citizenship

New H-1B policy memorandum issued to protect workers: USCIS

New H-1B policy memorandum issued to protect workers: USCIS

The new H-1B policy memorandum is part of the effort by the Trump Administration to protect the wages and working conditions of both American and nonimmigrant workers and prevent any fraud or abuse, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) said today.

Feb 24, 2018, 12:45 PM IST
Indian-origin man first American to lose naturalised citizenship under Trump administration

Indian-origin man first American to lose naturalised citizenship under Trump administration

Baljinder Singh, 43, from Carteret, New Jersey became a naturalized citizen in 2006 after marrying his American wife.

Jan 10, 2018, 09:24 AM IST
In uncertain H1-B times, US firm targets Indians with EB5 - the ''Golden Visa''

In uncertain H1-B times, US firm targets Indians with EB5 - the ''Golden Visa''

As confusion looms over the future of the H1-B visa programme, an investment-facilitating firm is targeting rich Indians with the EB5 visa, popularly known as the "Golden Visa", that promises a faster route to US citizenship.

May 11, 2017, 12:33 PM IST
US President Donald Trump unrepentant on travel ban, protests swell

US President Donald Trump unrepentant on travel ban, protests swell

The United States braced Sunday for a second day of furious protests against Donald Trump`s ban on travelers from seven Muslim countries.

Jan 29, 2017, 23:03 PM IST
South Africa`s Kevin Anderson set for duel nationality

South Africa`s Kevin Anderson set for duel nationality

South Africa`s Kevin Anderson has revealed he is set to take US citizenship and have duel nationality later this year.

Jun 17, 2015, 23:28 PM IST

US immigration bill knot: `Special` citizenship path

As Congress wrestles with immigration legislation; a central question is whether the 11 million immigrants already in the United States illegally should get a path to citizenship.

Sep 02, 2013, 08:52 AM IST

240,000 illegal Indian immigrants on path to US citizenship

Over 240,000 illegal Indian immigrants in the US could be soon on their path to obtaining citizenship under a "big deal" reached by a bi-partisan group of influential Senators.

Jan 29, 2013, 21:20 PM IST

Have no intention of becoming a US citizen: David Beckham

Former England captain David Beckham has dismissed reports that he wants US citizenship.

Nov 05, 2010, 12:37 PM IST

Obama must prove citizenship: Arizona lawmakers

Arizona lawmakers expressing doubt over whether President Barack Obama was born in the US are pushing a bill through the legislature that would require the President to show his birth certificate to get on the state`s 2012 ballot.

Apr 23, 2010, 09:40 AM IST