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Over 50,000 Indians took US citizenship in 2017

The Department of Homeland Security in its latest annual immigration report said that in 2017, as many as 50,802 Indians took citizenship of the United States.

Indian-American man jailed for 5 years, loses US citizenship

The man was convicted of conspiring to import and distribute male enhancement pills illegally that contained the drug found in Viagra, the US Department of Justice said in a statement.


Obama hints at easing stance on US immigration legislation

Obama said he would have to evaluate the implications of a process to allow people get legal status.

U.S. House Republicans mull citizenship for children of illegal immigrants

Republicans to consider granting granting citizenship to the children of illegal immigrants.

Key Senate panel passes immigration reform bill,offers path to US citizenship for 260k Indians

Bill passed through panel only after lawmakers reached a deal on H-1B visa expansion plan.

22,000 H-1B applications filed in 4 days

The US Citizenship and Immigration Services has received about 22,000 petitions for H-1B visas.


H-1B applications to be accepted from April 1

The US will start accepting the applications for H-1B visas,most sought after by Indians,from April 1 for the fiscal 2011.