SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISON
1.5 million Californians in the dark, most now for 2nd day
This happened after the state's biggest utility shut off electricity to many areas to prevent its equipment from sparking wildfires as strong winds sweep through.
Reprieve for spouses of H-1B visa holders
Ban on H-4 EAD visas unlikely to be enforced before spring 2020, US Dept of Justice tells court.
California utility bankruptcy may pinch Indian IT firms
Californian utilities have faced uncertainty for months over the prospect that they c...
Infosys cleared of visa violations charge by US Department of Labor
India's second largest software services firm Infosys said the US govt has found no visa violations after a probe that began in June this year.
US government goes tough on Indian IT outsourcing; deals with Disney, Fossil under lens
The latest contract to be scrutinised is one with Walt Disney, which recently signed a deal with US-based Cognizant Technology Solutions.
H-1B visa row: Nasscom sees attempts to portray Indian IT negatively
With TCS and Infosys being probed in the US for alleged visa rule violations, Nasscom today said attempts were being made to portray the Indian IT sector negatively.
US opens probe against TCS, Infosys for H1-B visa violations
The move comes days after report that hundreds of employees at entertainment giant Walt Disney were laid off and replaced with Indians holding H1-B visas.
TCS, Infosys visa issue: Government to intervene when required
Industry body Nasscom said attempts were being made to portray the Indian IT sector negatively without paying attention to "facts and logic".
US may allow foreign students to stay for 6 years after degree completion
That in essence will be the outcome of the Obama govt's move to allow tens of thousands international students to stay on in the United States.
3 US citizens sue TCS for alleged employment discrimination
They alleged that TCS brought in staff on visas even when there were trained American citizens.
Daniel Kotchen: Man behind legal threats to Indian IT firewall
The US lawyer is responsible for half a dozen suits against IT biggies with the latest being against TCS.
TCS faces US trial in anti-American bias case
In April, Trump signed an executive order aimed at overhauling the work-visa programs companies use to bring overseas workers to the U.S.
TCS defends US visa use in anti-white worker bias case
An anti-TCS decision tomorrow may encourage white Americans to pursue similar suits against other cos with heavily foreign workforces.
Walt Disney World lawsuit: HCL Tech, Cognizant say comply with US visa norms
Cognizant said it does not comment on pending litigation, but added that it complies with all existing laws and follows best practices.
Infosys, TCS cleared of visa violation charges in the US
US had launched a probe to find out whether the two Indian firms violated any labour laws after Southern California Edison laid off about 500 workers.
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