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Now visit Ireland and Britain on a single visa
Now visit Ireland and Britain on a single visa

With the new British Irish visa scheme travel to both the countries is easier for Indians

Now visit Ireland and Britain on a single visa
Now visit Ireland and Britain on a single visa

With the new British Irish visa scheme travel to both the countries is easier for Indians

Rajnath Singh promises to examine visa denial to Vatican officials

Under attack for denial of visa to two Vatican officials, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday promised to examine the issue and take necessary action.

US curbs visas for Venezuelan officials over graft, rights

Relations between the United States and Venezuela deteriorated on Monday after Washington imposed visa restrictions on officials involved in alleged human rights abuses and those believed responsible for public corruption in the oil-exporting country.

To boost tourism, Philippines mulling lifting visa requirement for Indians

With the aim to attract more tourists from India, the Philippines authorities are considering lifting visa requirements for Indians on an experimental basis for a year.

Treat visa of IT professionals as a trade issue: India to US

 India has asked the US to treat the issue of visa for IT professionals as a trade-related one rather than an immigration issue.

I know the visa problems you face, says PM Modi to NRIs

I know the problems you faced. That is why visa on arrival facilities are being made available for several nation, PM Modi tells Indian diaspora in Gandhinagar.

UK to send foreign graduates back home at end of courses

 The UK government has indicated new plans to send back foreign graduates, who come here on student visas, to their home countries at the end of their courses, a move that could affect the enrollment from India in British universities, media reports said on Wednesday.

Minorities from neighbouring countries to get five-year visa: Govt

Members of the minority communities from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh will be given five-years visa instead of one year as part of government's effort to address their grievances and according citizenship in future.

Iran extends visas for 450,000 Afghan refugees

Iran said it had agreed to extend temporary visas for 450,000 Afghan refugees for six months, lifting a threat to send them back home to a country facing attacks by resurgent militants.

Visa-on-arrival registers over 62 percent growth

 Continuing the growth trajectory, a total of 2,968 foreign visitors availed the visa-on-arrival (VoA) scheme in Novemeber as compared to 1,824 during the same month last year, registering a growth of 62.7 per cent.

'Nov 24, 2015 deadline for phasing out handwritten passports'

People holding handwritten passports may not be issued visas for international travel after November 24 next year, government on Thursday informed the Rajya Sabha.

E-Visa facility to be implemented at eight airports: Jaitley

 The e-Visa facility will be implemented at eight major airports of the country but will not be extended to the airports where security concerns are involved, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today.

E-visa facility for 43 countries at nine Indian airports launched

Visitors from over 40 countries, including Germany, the US, Israel and Palestine, will soon be able to avail the much-awaited electronic visa facility which is set to be launched on November 27.

India to provide immediate visa for patients from SAARC: PM

Pledging to extend all possible cooperation to SAARC countries in diverse fields, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday announced that India will provide immediate medical visa for the patient and an attendant for treatment in the country.

US wants China `to do well`, Obama says in announcing visa deal
US wants China `to do well`, Obama says in announcing visa deal

 President Barack Obama announced a deal Monday to extend visas for Chinese visitors to the United States for up to a decade, insisting he wants China "to do well" despite simmering tensions between the world`s two largest economies.

PIA took 34 Indian passengers to a Pak hotel without visa: FIA

 Pakistan's national carrier PIA allegedly took 34 Indian transit passengers to a hotel in Lahore to stay for a night though they did not have a Pakistani visa, prompting authorities to launch a probe.

India clears visa-free facility for Albanian diplomatic passport-holders

 Government today gave its nod for signing of an agreement on the abolition of visa requirement for holders of diplomatic and official/service passports between India and Albania.

ISL: Adrian Mutu denies turning up 'visibly drunk' at Indian embassy seeking visa
ISL: Adrian Mutu denies turning up 'visibly drunk' at Indian embassy seeking visa

Former Chelsea striker Adrian Mutu has reportedly denied bizarre reports that he had been denied a visa after arriving to apply for it 'visibly drunk'.

Norwegians to get visa on arrival in India soon, says Pranab Mukherjee

Norway will be among the few countries whose nationals will soon be granted tourist visa on arrival facility in India, Indian President Pranab Mukherjee said here Tuesday.