WASHINGTON: Indians were the second largest group of foreigners who obtained American citizenship in 2011, according to an official report.
After Mexico, India in 2011 was the second leading country of birth of new citizenship in the United States, the report released by the Department of Homeland Security said.
In 2011, as many as 694,193 persons obtained American citizenship.
VFS Global opens new visa application centre in Bangalore
PTI 19 Apr 2012, 15:22
VFS Global on Wednesday opened its new Schengen Visa Application Centre that would process visa applications for 16 European countries.
India warns UK on tough visa norms; Indian IT firms may relocate to other European countries
PTI 16 Apr 2012, 22:09
“Anand Sharma expressed concern that this move may force Indian IT cos to relocate to other European capital,” an official statement said.
Record no of Chinese enter US PG courses, Indians far behind
PTI 13 Apr 2012, 13:55
Chinese students entering post graduate schools in the US have outnumbered Indians by a heavy margin.
The near-doubling of fees for H1B work permit & L-1 visas brought about by US through a bill in 2010 will soon be challenged by India at the WTO.