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Indians in UK

UK's post-Brexit visa strategy to benefit Indian students, professionals

The UK's future skills-based immigration system, tabled in the House of Commons on Wednesday by UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid, removes any cap on highly-skilled migrants.

Dec 20, 2018, 10:35 AM IST

UK to suspend 'golden visa', used by super rich Indians, over abuse fears

The UK government on Thursday said it plans to suspend a visa category used by many high net worth Indians over fears that it was being misused.

Dec 06, 2018, 20:34 PM IST

Indian-origin couple arrested in England for keeping 'slave' in their garden shed

Palvinder and Pritpal Binning, both in their mid-50s, were arrested by the UK's Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority.

Nov 03, 2018, 17:02 PM IST

Highly-skilled Indian professionals in UK step up protest against ‘hostile’ immigration policies

The Highly Skilled Migrants group represents nearly 1,000 doctors, engineers, IT professionals and teachers.

Feb 20, 2018, 09:36 AM IST

38 Indians detained in UK for visa breach in factory raids

Immigration officers raided MK Clothing Ltd and Fashion Times UK Ltd in Leicester last week and held 38 Indians and one Afghan man.

Apr 23, 2017, 18:36 PM IST

Indian students help subsidise education costs for UK: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday that the UK must realise the importance of Indian students to its economy because they help "subsidise" education costs here.

Mar 01, 2017, 00:59 AM IST

'Modi Express' bus launched in UK

Indian community groups in the UK have launched a 'Modi Express' bus for a month-long tour around iconic landmarks.

Oct 13, 2015, 09:48 AM IST

UK visa: Visitors may have to deposit bail-like security bonds

Britain's coalition government Friday announced a major crackdown on immigration, including introducing an Australian-style "security bonds" system.

Mar 22, 2013, 12:49 PM IST

UK not to allow Indians to work post studies

A facility that allowed Indian students to work here for two years after their courses are over will be closed from Friday as part of the Cameron government's drive to cut migration, which may put-off those aspiring to study in the UK.

Apr 05, 2012, 16:48 PM IST