Tri Valley University

  • US working on plight of Tri-valley students 27-10-2011 11:10 AM

    Washington: The United States has assured India that it was 'continuing to work' on the issue of hundreds of Indian students affected by the 'horrible visa scam' by California based 'sham' Tri-Valley University. Some 85 per cent of over 1500 TVU students were Indian, mostly from Andhra Pradesh. US authorities...
  • Visa fraud: US warns Indian students 30-07-2011 11:41 AM

    New Delhi: The US has alerted Indian students planning to go to America about the existence of visa fraud rings and fraudulent document vendors. This in the wake of a raid on yet another US university on the alleged charges of visa fraud. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and...
  • Visa reinstatement for TVU students on course 04-03-2011 08:55 AM

    Washington: More than 50 per cent of the Indian students hit by the closure of California-based Tri Valley University are at various stages of processing for the reinstatement of their visa status. Indian mission has been informed by the US authorities that more than 50 per cent of the students...
  • TVU: US assures of fair treatment to students 26-02-2011 10:38 AM

    Washington: The US has assured India that hundreds of Indian students affected by the closure of a California-based "sham" university would be given "fair and appropriate" treatment and their interests would be carefully considered. The assurance by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton came in the form of a letter to...
  • US working hard to resolve TVU issue: Roemer 17-02-2011 05:24 PM

    New Delhi: The US on Thursday said that it was 'working hard' to assist Indian students left helpless due to closure of California-based Tri-Valley University (TVU) and resolve the issue in a fair and just manner. "As a parent of four children, I can imagine what parents are going through....
  • US assures fair solution for TVU students 16-02-2011 08:15 AM

    Washington: The United States has assured India of providing 'fair solution' to Indian students affected by the closer of California-based Tri Valley University, which has been accused of a massive visa fraud. The Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs William Burns has assured Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao, during...
  • TVU: Foreign Secy to meet Hillary Clinton today 15-02-2011 10:30 AM

    Indian Ambassador Meera Shankar conveyed the details on Tri-Valley students to US on Sunday. ...
  • India conveys TVU students' details to US 15-02-2011 08:37 AM

    Washington: Indian Ambassador to the US Meera Shankar has conveyed to US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton the details on Indian students of Tri-Valley University in California, which was closed last month on charges of visa fraud. "Following the telephonic conversation between the External Affairs Minister of India and the...
  • Tri-Valley: Clinton assures Krishna of justice 13-02-2011 11:40 PM

    New York: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Sunday assured External Affairs Minister SM Krishna that the issue of Indian students enrolled in the now closed Tri Valley University (TVU) would receive her promptest attention and that "justice" would be done. Clinton gave the assurance in the matter during...
  • US: ICE removes radio tags from 2 TVU students 10-02-2011 07:34 AM

    Washington: US immigration authorities have removed radio tags from the ankles of two Indian students from California-based Tri Valley University (TVU), which has been shut down on charges of massive visa fraud. "Immigration attorney, Kalpana Peddibhotla had taken two of the students to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and she...
  • ICE may reinstate TVU students' visas 06-02-2011 10:52 AM

    Washington: The US Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) has indicated that it is ready to consider reinstating the immigration status of those Indian students, who have lost their student visas due to the closure of a California-based 'sham' university. "We received a message from ICE today, in which they indicated...
  • Tri Valley students: victims or accomplices? 03-02-2011 09:38 PM

    Many students have been detained by US immigration officials as they are suspected of being complicit. ...
  • Students came on valid visas: Consul General 03-02-2011 12:13 PM

    Fake varsity: Consul General Susmita G Thomas denied all allegations of visa fraud. ...
  • 2 radio-tagged Indian students detained in US 02-02-2011 08:40 AM

    New Delhi: Two of the Indian students who had been duped by Tri Valley University and tagged with radio collars for movement monitoring have been sent to a detention centre by the US authorities. The two students were detained after they complained about the movement device tied to their legs....
  • Fake varsity: 2 Indians sent to detention centre 02-02-2011 12:24 AM

    New Delhi: Two Indian students duped by a "sham" American university and forced to wear radio tags were on Tuesday sent to a detention centre in the US after they complained about the movement monitoring device tied to their legs. The two students of the now-shut California-based Tri Valley University,...
  • Visa fraud: 'sham' varsity blames Indian staffer 01-02-2011 06:03 PM

    Washington: The California University accused of a massive "visa fraud" by US immigration officials says the charges against the college are "baseless" and that it has not cheated any student. The US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) claims that the college acted as a front for a massive immigration racket....
  • Radio tags are modern and trendy: US official 01-02-2011 04:30 PM

    Hyderabad: The United States has defended the radio tagging of Indian students at the Tri Talley University by the authorities. A consulate official on Tuesday in a bizzare description said the radio tagging was 'trendy' and certainly preferable to wearing jump suits and sitting in prison. "This is very modern...
  • India raises concern over radio tagged students 01-02-2011 12:18 PM

    New Delhi: The parents of students who have been radio-tagged by US authorities have expressed anger against the management of the Tri-Valley University. The parents say that the students went to the sham university with valid visas and shouldn't be made scapegoats. The US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Department Head...
  • Are the indian students culpable or victims? 31-01-2011 11:17 PM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Are the indian students culpable or victims?' ...
  • 'Problem with Tri-Valley, not with students' 31-01-2011 08:16 AM

    We have sent my sister in a very proper manner, says Ajay Kishor, brother of a student. ...
  • Indian govt flays TVU for tagging students 30-01-2011 01:29 PM

    New Delhi: Sources have told CNN-IBN that Indian students are suspect in the Tri-Valley University (TVU) fraud case. Eighteen students were tagged by the American authorities. These students are suspect of being complicit with university authorities. Shockingly , the university sold work permits to students otherwise not eligible to work...
  • Fake US varsity: India disapproves radio-tagging 29-01-2011 11:47 PM

    Washington/New Delhi: After being duped by a 'sham' university in California, some of the affected Indian students have been forced to wear radio-trackers around their ankles to the chagrin of the Indian community. India said the use of monitors was "unwarranted" and raised the issue with the US deputy ambassador...
  • US opens helpline for 'sham' varsity students 29-01-2011 08:48 PM

    Washington: The US authorities have opened a helpline for the Indian students of a 'sham' university in California, while asking some of them to wear radio trackers around their ankles as the case proceeds. Some 1,555 students of Tri-Valley University, 95 per cent of them from India, mostly Andhra Pradesh...
  • Fake US varsity: duped students radio tagged 29-01-2011 06:43 PM

    Washington: After being duped by a California-based "sham" university, scores of Indian students in the US are now enduring the ignominy of being forced to wear radio collars around their ankles so that authorities can keep track of their movements. The students, mostly from Andhra Pradesh, may also be deported...
  • Help us complete study: Tri-Valley students 28-01-2011 11:30 AM

    Washington: Duped by an American university, a harassed group of Indian students has met the Consul General in San Francisco seeking help to complete their studies and claimed that they have not violated any law. A group of 35 students from Tri-Valley University (TVU) yesterday met Consul General Sushmita Gongulee...
  • US: fake univ busted, students face deportation 26-01-2011 11:31 AM

    Washington: The future of over 1000 Indian students is in jeopardy as US authorities raid a university involved in money laundering in California. Government sources said that the MEA has asked for a report on the immigration row involving hundreds of Indian students at a San Francisco university. Sources have...