James Bevan

UK High Commissioner visits booths to see democracy in action

British High Commissioner to India James Bevan on Thursday visited polling stations in Patna and neighbouring areas to witness the election process.

Apr 17, 2014, 23:02 PM IST

UK witnesses 21% drop in study visas to Indians in 2013

The European country issued only 13,608 study visas to Indian nationals in 2013, which is 21 percent lower than the earlier year, it said.

Mar 12, 2014, 15:37 PM IST

James Bevan pays courtesy call to Kejriwal

The High Commissioner of Britain to India, James Bevan today paid a courtesy visit to the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind at his office in Delhi Secretariat on Saturday.

Feb 01, 2014, 20:42 PM IST

UK visa bond will apply to a few: British High Commissioner

However, even if the visa bond finally comes into force it will apply to a very small number of people, he said.

Oct 02, 2013, 13:44 PM IST

UID card a fantastic Indian innovation: British diplomat

The Unique Identification (UID) card is among numerous examples of "fantastic" Indian innovations, British High Commissioner to India James Bevan said here Wednesday.

Feb 27, 2013, 17:12 PM IST

We have not forgotten 2002 riots: UK High Commissioner Bevan

Britain may have ended its decade-long boycott of Gujarat but has not forgotten the 2002 riots, its High Commissioner to India James Bevan said.

Jan 10, 2013, 19:59 PM IST

Not endorsing Narendra Modi by re-engaging with Gujarat: UK

Britain on Monday said its decision to re-engage with Gujarat should not be seen as an endorsement of Chief Minister Narendra Modi.

Oct 22, 2012, 09:37 AM IST

British envoy meets TN Governor

British High Commissioner to India James Bevan on Saturday called on TN Governor K Rosaiah and discussed the ongoing infrastructure development works in the state.

Sep 29, 2012, 20:27 PM IST