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Visa ban

European court upholds visa ban on Iranian student

Brussels: The European Court of Justice (ECJ) on Tuesday ruled to uphold a visa ban on an Iranian student who applied to German universities to study "sensitive security topics".


Apr 04, 2017, 16:30 PM IST

Widespread protests against Donald Trump 'Muslim-majority nations ban' order; air travellers most hit

Chaotic scenes were witnessed at the Los Angeles International Airport as protests against US President Donald Trump grew after a federal judge halted enforcement of the executive order barring refugees and people from select Muslim-majority nations entering the country.

Feb 05, 2017, 09:57 AM IST

Pakistan envoy Ghulam Dastagir denies visa ban by Kuwait

"Pakistan on Wednesday rejected reports of a visa ban by Kuwait on its nationals.

Feb 02, 2017, 21:12 PM IST

After Donald Trump, Kuwait bans visa for five Muslim-majority countries, including Pakistan

 Kuwait has suspended the issuance of visas for nationals of Syria, Iraq, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran.

Feb 02, 2017, 18:03 PM IST

Yemen`s Saleh rejects UN sanctions, party abandons government

Yemen`s former president Ali Abdullah Saleh rejected Saturday UN Security Council sanctions imposed on him for obstructing peace, and his party walked out of the newly formed cabinet.

Nov 09, 2014, 02:19 AM IST

Narendra Modi`s September US visit will end visa ban

Nearly a decade after it denied him a visa and blacklisted him, the US is practically preparing to roll out the red carpet for Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is set to hold a summit meeting with President Barack Obama in Washington in September-end this year.

Jun 05, 2014, 23:56 PM IST

EU, US visa bans would hit 13 leading Russians: Report

Threatened US and EU visa bans over Crimea crisis would hit 13 Russian political and business leaders, including the defence minister, secret service chief and head of Gazprom, German media said.

Mar 15, 2014, 01:04 AM IST

Is US warming up to Narendra Modi? Nancy Powell to meet Guj CM today

Signalling a turnaround by Washington after years of boycotting Narendra Modi for his dubious role in the 2002 Gujarat riots, US Ambassador to India Nancy Powell will meet the Gujarat Chief Minister and the BJP`s PM candidate for 2014 General Elections on Thursday.

Feb 12, 2014, 20:43 PM IST

US lifts visa ban on Myanmar

Considering the decisions taken by its government as part of economic and political reforms, the US has decided to lift the visa ban on Myanmar.

May 03, 2013, 10:47 AM IST