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UK Cabinet split over visa bonds for Indians

The divisions within Britain's Conservative-led coalition government have been exposed over the controversial plans to impose 3,000-pound visa bonds on visitors from countries like India.

Sep 11, 2013, 17:22 PM IST

Drop in number of Indians migrating to Britain

The number of immigrants arriving for study in the UK is now similar to the estimated number of people arriving for work, the ONS said.

Aug 29, 2013, 17:32 PM IST

No final decision by UK on visa bond for Indians

The UK has conveyed to India that there was no final decision on imposition of hefty 3000 pound visa bond for Indians.

Aug 13, 2013, 23:49 PM IST

Visa bonds to impact India Inc's UK investment plans: Ficci

Moreover, grouping India, which has emerged as the fourth largest investor in UK, with countries like Ghana, Uganda, Pakistan and Bangladesh was also a matter of concern, Ficci said.

Jul 31, 2013, 14:33 PM IST

Visa bonds issue divides UK coalition

Britain`s plan to introduce a controversial scheme of demanding a whopping 3,000 pounds visa bond from visitors from certain countries, including India.

Jul 30, 2013, 18:34 PM IST

UK visa: Britain confirms £3,000 cash bond from India

Britain's Home Office was Monday at the centre of a volley of confusing statements around the proposed 3,000 pounds visa bonds for visitors from six "high-risk" countries, including India.

Jul 29, 2013, 18:54 PM IST

British MPs asks Manmohan Singh whether India in loop on visa bonds

A high-powered British parliamentary committee has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asking if he was consulted over a controversial plan to introduce a hefty 3,000 pounds cash bond for `high-risk` visitors from India.

Jul 21, 2013, 16:45 PM IST

UK mulls visa bonds for `high risk` Indian, Pakistani immigrants

Britain is set to force visitors from India, Pakistan, etc. whose nationals are deemed to pose a `high risk` of immigration abuse to give a cash bond before entering the country.

Jun 24, 2013, 12:28 PM IST