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Alert: DOS resumes issuance of F, M and J visas

"SEVP and DoS have resolved the interface difficulties between their respective systems as of close of business, November 18, 2011. DoS has instructed embassies and consulate to resume issuing F, M, and J visas immediately." - ICE, Broadcast Message 1111-02 – Comment, Nov. 21, 2011 .

A trade war wages across US consulates in India over H-1B visas. Is a truce in sight?

"America’s unofficial trade war against India might be coming to an end. For the last few years, US consulates across India have excessively scrutinized visa applicants in the H-1B and L categories. These refer to highly skilled professional workers and inter-company transfers, respectively...

The Consuls' Files, by Cher Madam

Inside baseball for NIV and IV visa geeks, nerds and wonks: The Consuls' Files Faves: It's Not Illegal to do Something That's Not Illegal Five Rules of Supervision Iatrogenesis At Work What Child is This? Ours! - Cher Madam