New UK visa rules

"Unfair and discriminatory" visa bond angers UK Indians

The UK Home Office has announced the pilot scheme for the six high-risk Afro-Asian countries to run for 12 months from November.

Jun 25, 2013, 19:05 PM IST

UK's new visa bond scheme comes under attack

Senior politicians across party lines and Indian industry Monday called "unfair and discriminatory" the UK government's plans to introduce a controversial new visa bond scheme that would force visitors from countries posing "high risk" to pay 3,000 pounds for a six-month visa.

Jun 24, 2013, 23:55 PM IST

New UK visa rules ‘highly discriminatory’: CII

According to a 'Sunday Times' report, tourists aged 18 and over would be forced to hand over 3,000 pounds (Rs 2.7 lakh) for a six-month visit visa, which they will forfeit if they overstay in Britain.

Jun 24, 2013, 22:18 PM IST

Indian professionals oppose new UK visa move

Indian and other non-EU professionals can apply for ILR after working for five years and demonstrating continued employment.

Nov 07, 2011, 22:02 PM IST

New visa rules to stop Indian workers settling in UK

UK on Tuesday announced that Indian and other non-EU professionals will have to return to their countries of origin after their work visa expires instead of being allowed to settle here after working for five years.

Oct 04, 2011, 22:07 PM IST