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NRI’s life made easier with real experience about passport renewal, visas, power of attorney and other topics.

Registered power of attorney for property management in India

Registered Power of Attorney In India For Managing Property

 14 Aug, 18 

Registered power of Attorney In India is required to manage property if you are NRI. Use the sample POA template and register in SDM or registrar office. NRI or non-Indian passport holder need attestation of PoA by Indian embassy before registration in India. Registration at PoA holder's state with address proof.

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H1B visa approved but status is Administrative processing

H1B Visa Approved but Status is Administrative Processing

 14 Aug, 18 

H1B visa approved but CEAC status is Administrative processing. Your identity verification could be one of the reason if Form 221(g) issued but no documents to be submitted - real life example. H4 visa approved but H1b in admin processing. Visa Officer (VO) officer said 'Approved' but passport in admin processing.

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Renew Indian minor passport

Renew Indian Minor Passport in USA by Post Step by Step Process

 14 Aug, 18 

Renew Indian Minor passport in USA after 5 years with CKGS. Steps to fill forms including NRI online application, documents required. Processing time is 1-4 weeks. Total 3 photos required. Both, parent and child with thumb print need to self-attest. Indian address proof required only if printed on new passport.

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USCIS FOIA request for I-140 information

USCIS FOIA request for I-140 information

 14 Aug, 18 

Use USCIS FOIA request for getting I-140 approval notice if your employer is not sharing. FOIA request form G-639 (sample) by email / post with $0 filing fees. Notarization of form is optional but recommended. I140 request is counted as Track 1 with Processing time 2 months. No supporting documents required.

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Indian police clearance certificate

How to get Indian police clearance certificate from Indian Embassy

 14 Aug, 18 

Indian police clearance certificate from Indian Embassy for Immigration to Australia and Canada if you have lived in India in past 10 years. Valid Visa, Address Proof, Original passport needs to be sent to Indian consulate. Fees is USD 27. Processing time varies from 4-5 days to 4-6 weeks.

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Renew Indian passport in USA - Step by step process with my own experience

Renew Indian passport in USA with CKGS by post

 14 Aug, 18 

Indian passport renewal in USA with CKGS. Required documents list, steps to fill forms including NRI online application. Processing time 1-4 weeks. Total 3 photos. Indian address proof required only if printed on new passport. Fees and shipping paid online directly to CKGS. No police verification done.

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