H1B visa lowers wages, has negligible impact on patents: study

Contrary to popular perception, H-1B visas have insignificant impact on new patents in the short term and also results in lower wages, according to a study.

Modi can change course of dialogue on US visas: NRN Murthy

Exuding confidence in Narendra Modi`s leadership, IT industry veteran NR Narayana Murthy on Monday said the new Prime Minister is "in a position to change the course of dialogue" on US visas for the over USD 118 billion industry.

India seeks more US visas for its high-skilled workers

As the US moves forward to reform its immigration system, India has said that a generous American visa policy for the country`s high-skilled workers would help everyone and both nations will emerge as winners.

India seeks more US visas for its high-skilled workers

As the US moves forward to reform its immigration system, India has said that a generous American visa policy for the country`s high-skilled workers would help everyone.

US lawmakers question sharp rise in denial of H1B, L1 visas

Voicing concern over increasing rates of denial of H-1B and L1 work visas, that are popular among Indian professionals, top US lawmakers and corporate bigwigs have questioned the Obama administration over the issue, warning this would hurt American business interests.

US visas: India on waiting list

The Obama administration has put India literally on the waiting list mode!

US visas: India on waiting list

The Obama administration has put India literally on the waiting list mode!

US visas pose `appallingly pervasive problem`

A day after India raised the issue of visas for Indian professionals and skilled workers, a senior US official acknowledged that visas posed an "appallingly pervasive problem" in science and technology cooperation.

Pakistan harassing US diplomats: Report

Pakistan has held up visas for US diplomats, military service members and others, apparently because of hostility within the country toward the expansion of US operations in Pakistan, a senior US diplomat said on Wednesday.