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The Mini Hiatus

In Personal Thoughts by Saurabh13 Comments

First of all, I want to sincerely apologize for being absent from the blog for such a long time. Looking at the comments and questions, I notice that several people were expecting replies from me, but I wasn’t available. I had been pretty engaged in the blog until Fall last year and had been wanting to take a break for …

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US Port of Entry Experiences – Tracker

In Immigration| Visas by Kumar4 Comments

With the new Trump administration in US in 2017, there are so many rumors floating around internationals circles and media on what is happening at US Port of Entry. I see many people sharing info on article H1Bs Deported at POE from 2010 …Some claim X % of their employees are denied entry, some say there are more secondary inspections, some say …

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H1B Bill 130K Wage – Confusion – What’s Reality ? New H1B Visa Bill Summary ?

In H1B Visa News by Kumar88 Comments

Recent speculations by media and news websites, solely based on “ Leaked Executive Order on H1B, L1 Visas by Trump’s Administration” and the recent H1B Bill “High-Skilled Integrity and Fairness Act of 2017“  introduced in house by Rep. Zoe Lofgren, have been blown out of proportion and creating confusion and anxiety in many current and prospective H1B visa holders. Due …

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Trump’s Leaked Executive Order Draft Summary – H1B, L1 Visas, 130K Wage ?

In Immigration| Visas by Kumar81 Comments

There has been so much confusion and chaos in the lives of many internationals living in US either on Green card or any other visa status with the recent executive order signed by President Trump on temporary ban on internationals from certain countries and certain background. This executive order signed matched word to word on the set of leaked Executive orders …

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3 H1B, H4 Visa Stamping Experiences – 2017 – India

In Visa Experiences by Kumar10 Comments

To add to other visa dropbox experiences of 2017 we just published, we have our great readers, Praveen, Karthik, Anonymous, who have taken time to write their experiences as well. Thanks to them for taking time and sharing ! You can share yours as well here ———————————————- H1B Visa Stamping Experience by Karthik ———————————————- Background Info :  Thanks a lot …

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4 H1B Visa Dropbox (Interview Waiver Program) Experiences 2017 – India

In Visa Experiences by Guest Author9 Comments

To kick off 2017 visa experiences, few of our readers shared their experiences in January 2017. Thanks a lot to our readers – Sai, Anonymous (USA – H1b applicant), Shashank, Rakesh – for taking time to write and share their experiences. You can share yours as well here ———————————————- H1B Dropbox Experience by Sai ———————————————- I would like to share my visa experience so …