If you are planning a brief visit to the U.S. for business or tourism, you might need to apply for a visitor or a transit visa. These are the steps you should take: 1. Find out if you need a visa. Check to see if your country participates in the U.S. Visa Waiver Program (VWP). If you don't see your country listed, you will need a nonimmigrant visa to visit the U.S. 2. Determine which visa you might need for your visit. Most business and tourism travelers use B-1 and B-2 visitor visas. B-1 visa classification is for business travelers to consult with business associates, attend a conference, settle an estate, or negotiate a contract. B-2 visa classification is for tourists on vacation and people coming for medical treatment, a social event, or participation in amateur
NEW DELHI: The CBDT today extended the deadline for the PAN-Aadhaar linking to June 30. The policy-making body of the tax department issued an order extending the deadline from the current last date of March 31. The order said the deadline for PAN-Aadhaar linking for filing I-T returns is being extended after "consideration of the matter". It is understood that the latest order by the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has come in the backdrop of the Supreme Court, earlier this month, directing extension of the March 31 deadline for linking Aadhaar with various other services. The top court ordered for the extension in the deadline till the five-judge constitution bench delivers its judgment on petitions challenging the validity of the biometric scheme and the enabling law.
Reliance Jio shook the Indian telecommunication space with the launch of its affordable, data-centric network. After doling out freebies for more than the first six months since the launch, the Mukesh Ambani-owned telecom major introduced Prime membership at Rs 99 with the promise of offering subsidised recharge options and additional benefits for a period of one year.The Jio Prime memberships, which came into effect on April 1 last year, are valid until 31 March. Now, with the subscription expiry approaching, it is expected that Jio would make an announcement sometime soon.While there is nothing official yet, it is expected that the company might completely do away with the Prime subscription or offer it as a free service.Here is what the company offered in the first iteration of the Pr
BENGALURU: After a two-year lull in hiring, ecommerce giant Flipkart is increasing headcount in areas of data science and analytics, among other specialisations, according to HR consultants. The company has over 700 open positions and the majority of these are across functions in the technology department —data scientists, UI & UX designers, product solution engineers, tech program managers, software developers, IT infrastructure & service delivery and IT applications. At the recently concluded campus recruitment round, Flipkart has also made offers to at least 20 students from the Indian School of Business (ISB), said an HR consultant familiar with the matter. ET had reported in November that Flipkart is back on campuses after skipping placement seasons at the Indian Insti
Supreme Court of India (SCI) New Delhi Online Applications for recruitment of Chamber Attendant and Junior Court Attendant (JCA). The SCI Online Registration for Chamber Attendant (R) and Junior Court Attendant closing on 15th April 2018. Minimum 10th Standard / Matriculation passed Indian National candidates will be eligible for this SCI recruitment 2018-19. Name of the Post No of Vacancies Junior Court Attendant (JCA) 65 Chamber Attendant (R) 13 Age and Salary: Age Limit Pay Scale 18 to 27 Years as on 1st March 2018. The upper age relaxation as per Govt. Rules Level 3 of Pay Matrix with initial Basic Pay of ₹ 21700/- plus usual allowances as admissible under the rules. Educational Qualification:
Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday that his company made mistakes in how it handled data belonging to 50 million of its users and promised tougher steps to restrict developers' access to such information. The world's largest social media network is facing growing government scrutiny in Europe and the United States about a whistleblower's allegations that London-based political consultancy Cambridge Analytica improperly accessed user information to build profiles on American voters which were later used to help elect U.S. President Donald Trump in 2016. Zuckerberg, in his first public comments since the scandal erupted at the weekend, said in a post on Facebook that the company "made mistakes, there's more to do, and we need to step up and do it." He did