User: basavapatna Topic: Immigration
Category: Immigration Legislation :: Bill
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Biden Promises H-1B Reform, Eliminate Green Cards Country Quota 16.8.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
If voted to power in the November general elections, a Biden administration will reform the H-1B visa system and work towards eliminating the country-quota for Green Cards, his campaign said on...
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Will Reverse Trump Move On Green Cards, H-1B If Voted To Power: Democrats 5.8.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The Democratic party will end freeze on green cards and take steps to end its backlog, if voted to power in the November presidential elections, the party's proposed 2020 platform said.
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Trump Signs New Order On H-1B Visa Hiring, Blow To Indian Professionals 4.8.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
In a huge blow to Indian IT professionals eyeing the US job market, President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order preventing federal agencies from contracting or subcontracting foreign...
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Trump Signs Order Against Hiring H-1B Visa Holders For Federal Contacts 4.8.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
In a huge blow to Indian IT professionals eyeing the US job market, President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order preventing federal agencies from contracting or subcontracting foreign...
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H-1B visa workers banned from Federal contracts 4.8.2020 Rediff: Business
Trump told reporters that his administration will not tolerate firing of hardworking Americans in pursuit of cheap foreign labour.
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Indians holding H-1B visas organise rallies in US to demand immigration law reform 24.7.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The group protested against a Democratic senator who has blocked a bill providing employment-based green cards on a first-come-first-serve basis.
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A million Indians fear for their future as Kuwaiti parliament works to cap immigration 22.7.2020 Scroll.in
A proposed law limits the number of Indians to 15% of Kuwait's 4.4 million population.
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Not all Indian students in the US are rejoicing over the F-1 visa-ban reversal 17.7.2020 Scroll.in
The initial order may have caused irrevocable damage to the US as a top destination to study abroad.
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Signing Merit-Based Immigration Law Soon, Says Trump 15.7.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Trump said the Democrats had their chance for three years to do something with DACA and they always turned it down.
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Trump Says He's Working On New, "Very Big" Merit-Based Immigration System 11.7.2020 NDTV News - Latest
US President Donald Trump is working on an executive order to establish a merit-based immigration system, the White House has said.
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Who are the immigrant 'Dreamers' affected by the U.S. Supreme Court ruling? 18.6.2020 Reuters: World News
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that President Donald Trump's administration erred in ending a program that offered work permits and protection from deportation to hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children, a group often called the "Dreamers." ...
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U.S. Supreme Court blocks Trump bid to end 'Dreamers' immigrant program 18.6.2020 Reuters: World News
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday dealt a President Donald Trump a major setback on his hardline immigration policies, ruling against his bid to end a program that protects from deportation hundreds of thousands of immigrants, dubbed "Dreamers," who entered the United States illegally as ...
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U.S. Supreme Court snubs Trump on challenge to California 'sanctuary' laws 15.6.2020 Reuters: World News
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed President Donald Trump a defeat in his legal showdown with the most-populous U.S. state, declining to hear his administration's challenge to "sanctuary" laws in California that protect immigrants from ...
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Strong action against illegal agencies sending immigrants abroad: MoS MEA 15.6.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
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U.S. firms concerned as tensions simmer in Hong Kong over looming legislation 3.6.2020 Reuters: World News
A survey of U.S. businesses on Wednesday revealed deep fears for the future of their operations in Hong Kong if China imposes national security legislation that critics say could curb the financial centre's freedoms and fuel ongoing protests.
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Tensions simmer in Hong Kong as controversial anthem law back up for debate 3.6.2020 Reuters: Top News
Hong Kong lawmakers are set to resume a debate on Wednesday over a controversial bill that would make disrespecting China's national anthem a criminal offence, as the city ramps up for fresh protests amid simmering anti-government tensions.
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Hong Kong sees rush to renew UK passports as fears for future grow 2.6.2020 Reuters: World News
When Ming Wong saw that Britain was prepared to offer extended visa rights and a "path to citizenship" for British National Overseas (BNO) passport holders in Hong Kong, she seized the moment and re-applied for her lost passport.
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Pompeo says U.S. considers welcoming Hong Kong people, entrepreneurs 2.6.2020 Reuters: World News
The United States is considering the option of welcoming people from Hong Kong in response to China's push to impose national security legislation in the former British colony, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in remarks released on Monday.
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Factbox: Who are immigrant 'Dreamers' and why is their fate tied to the U.S. Supreme Court? 1.6.2020 Reuters: World News
The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule in the coming weeks on the legality of President Donald Trump's decision to end a program offering work permits and protection from deportation to hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children, often called ...
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H-1B Bill Moved In US Congress To Give Priority To US-Educated Foreigners 23.5.2020 NDTV News - Latest
A bipartisan group of lawmakers introduced a legislation in both the chambers of the US Congress proposing major reforms in skilled non-immigrant visa programmes by giving priority to US-educated...
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