26/11 Mumbai attacks trial: Pak panel granted visas to visit India

India on Wednesday issued seven-day visas for the Pakistani judicial commission that will visit the country on September 21 to cross-examine the Mumbai terror attack witnesses and to carry forward the much-delayed trial here.

Indian-Canadian man fighting to get visas for parents

An Indian Canadian serving in the country`s air force is fighting to get visas to enable his India-based parents visit their ailing grandson.

US consular official embroiled in `sex for visa` scandal

US state department has reportedly acknowledged that a consular official posted in Guyana is allegedly involved in trading visas for money and sex.

Visas slow for Iraqis who helped US war efforts

The federal government has issued less than a quarter of the 25,000 visas created for Iraqis who helped American efforts during the Iraq War and the programme is set to end this year.

Bollywood did not misuse visas: US cables

Following intensive investigation which also included a visit to the shooting site of `My Name is Khan` the US Consulate in Mumbai in 2009 concluded that Bollywood generally does not misuse the US visas issued to its crew, a WikiLeak cable has said.

Pakistan issues over 60 visas to CIA officials

The decision to issue the visas comes after an understanding between the two countries on CIA deployment in Pakistan.

Pakistan pledges more than three dozen CIA visas

The visas are part of an agreement to rebuild counter-terrorism efforts by forming a joint intelligence team.

US government revokes more visas for Haitians

Jon Piechowski declined to disclose the identities of the Haitians.

Take That members held by US customs over visas

Take That members Howard Donald and Mark Owen were held for hours by US customs, who quizzed them about their visas.

TVU: 50% Indian students to get visa reinstatement

More than 50 percent 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.

Swaraj raises issues of stapled visas, incursions with Wen

Leader of Opposition in Lok
Sabha Sushma Swaraj called on visiting Chinese Prime
Minister Wen Jiabao and flagged several contentious issues,
including that of stapled visas being issued to people of
Jammu and Kashmir.

B’desh not to give visas to 1971 war criminals

Bangladesh has decided to send a list of suspected war criminals from the country`s 1971 secession conflict with Pakistan.

India to take up with UK refund of students` fees

India will take up with the UK any case of students not getting their entitled fee refund on courses they could not pursue because of Britain`s decision to temporarily suspend student visas from three centres.

SM Krishna snubs Tharoor for visa remarks

SM Krishna said everybody is bound to accept the broad policy set by the External Affairs Ministry.

Pak govt bars US citizens from landing anywhere else but Islamabad

The Pakistan Government has barred US citizens from landing in any city other than Islamabad.

Pak necessitates ISI clearance for all foreigners entering Pakistan

The Pakistan Government has announced that all foreigners entering the country would have to get security clearances by the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI).

Haqqani rebuts reports about ‘harassment campaign’ against US officials

Rebutting reports about a deliberate harassment campaign being run against US officials, Pakistan’s Ambassador to the US, Hussain Haqqani, has said that being a sovereign country Pakistan has its own procedures for issuing visas.

Not a breakdown, but a bump in ties with Pak: US

The United States has expressed serious concerns with Pakistani authorities over the "unjustifiable" and "inordinate" delay, running into months, in issuing visas to hundreds of its staff and contractors.

US says Pakistan holding up visas

Pakistan has been holding up visas for US officials and contractors and continued delays could have an "impact" on the effectiveness of aid programmes in the country, the US State Department has said.

Two held with fake passports, visas in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) has arrested two men with fake passports, visas and several other forged documents, officials said on Saturday.