India Visa

Indians to benefit from new Irish-UK visa deal

India will be one of the first countries to benefit from a new joint visa scheme signed between Ireland and the UK here on Monday.

Oct 06, 2014, 23:52 PM IST

India to extend on arrival visa for 40 more nations soon

Decks are being cleared to make India a more tourist friendly destination by extending on arrival visa for 40 more countries, simplifying online visa and attracting senior citizen foreign visitors.

Oct 25, 2013, 12:00 PM IST

India starts process to extend visa on arrival to 40 nations

The consensus was brought on these issues during a high level meeting convened here today by the Planning Commission.

Oct 08, 2013, 00:35 AM IST

Visa on Arrival scheme registers over 22% growth

Maximum number of tourists from Japan (275) availed the VOA scheme followed by Indonesia (208), the Philippines (171), New Zealand (171) and Singapore (152).

Jul 12, 2013, 14:49 PM IST

India considering visa on arrival for Mauritius: Sharma

Pitching for liberalised visa regime among Indian Ocean Rim (IOR) members, India Thursday said it is considering visa on arrival facility for citizens from Mauritius and many other countries in the region to boost regional cooperation and trade.

Jul 04, 2013, 18:23 PM IST

India asks Canada to liberalise its visa regime

India has asked Canada to liberalise its visa regime to achieve the goal of increasing bilateral trade to 15 billion dollars annually in the next three years.

Jan 29, 2013, 13:31 PM IST

‘Pak responsible for delay in visa liberalisation’

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Monday held Pakistan responsible for delay in implementation of the liberalised visa regime.

May 28, 2012, 16:28 PM IST

India, Pak to announce new visa regime for businessmen soon

India and Pakistan are expected to formally announce by next month finalisation of a new visa regime to facilitate movement of businessmen from both the countries, visiting Commerce Secretary Zafar Mahmood said Thursday.

Apr 12, 2012, 16:18 PM IST

About 23% growth for Visa on Arrival scheme in Feb

The Visa on Arrival scheme, launched two years back to boost tourist traffic from abroad, seems to have served its purpose with 1259 foreigners visiting the country in February as against 1026 during the same period last year, recording a growth of 22.7 percent.

Mar 09, 2012, 18:58 PM IST

Stapled visas: India upset with China

India on Saturday expressed unhappiness over the issuance of stapled visas by China to five sportspersons from Arunachal Pradesh although the issue appeared to have been resolved some months ago.

Jul 23, 2011, 21:21 PM IST

Australia denies visa to Indian team

An Indian lawn bowls team was denied visa to go to Australia on a training trip.

Jun 12, 2010, 12:35 PM IST

Australia denies visa to Indian team

An Indian lawn bowls team was denied visa to go to Australia on a training trip.

Jun 12, 2010, 12:35 PM IST