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Beginning today, all landlords are to check immigration status of tenants

Beginning today, all landlords are to check immigration status of tenants

Checking that a tenant has a right to be in the country is a new legal requirement that the government has introduced for private landlords. This is effective from today,(ie)…

After US, UK increases visa fees: firms in UK hiring non-European workers to face £1000 per employee!

After US, UK increases visa fees: firms in UK hiring non-European workers to face £1000 per employee!

In a move to curb immigration, the UK government is soon to introduce a £1000 annual surcharge per non- European employee hired by a UK company. Large IT sector companies…

New UK English test may hit spouse of Asian migrants

New UK English test may hit spouse of Asian migrants

Some migrants to Britain who cannot pass an English test within 2-1/2 years of arriving may not be allowed to stay, British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday in…

London Mayor Boris Johnson proposes work visa for Indian and other Commonwealth students

London Mayor Boris Johnson proposes work visa for Indian and other Commonwealth students

The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson plans to propose post-study work visa for students hailing from the Common wealth countries as a measure to reverse the sharp decline in students…

UK’S Super Priority Visa becomes a major hit among India’s business community

UK’S Super Priority Visa becomes a major hit among India’s business community

Britain’s same day Super Priority Visa that costs Rs.60, 000 (£600) on top of the cost of visa has become a major hit among Indian business community. Since the service…

Theresa May vows to introduce tougher immigration rules with asylum cheats

Theresa May vows to introduce tougher immigration rules with asylum cheats

Britain’s Home secretary, Theresa May, has vowed to introduce tougher control measures for those who abuse and exploit Britain’s immigration system. She pledged during her speech at the Conservative party…

UK to make English tests tougher for foreign students

UK to make English tests tougher for foreign students

The UK government is planning to introduce a tougher English language test, as a measure to limit the number of foreign students entering the country, though there is a concern…

Boris Johnson battles sharp decline in Indian students at UK universities

Boris Johnson battles sharp decline in Indian students at UK universities

Of late, the UK has seen a sharp decline in the number of Commonwealth students enrolling in the Universities owing to the changes in the immigration policies by the Conservative…

Only European migrants with jobs must be allowed in the UK: Theresa May

Only European migrants with jobs must be allowed in the UK: Theresa May

Britain’s home secretary, Theresa May has said that only European migrants with jobs lined up will be allowed in the UK. The free movement within the EU has allowed people…

Hundreds of Indian nurses in UK face deportation under new immigration rules

Hundreds of Indian nurses in UK face deportation under new immigration rules

Termed as a suicidal move by critics, Britain is to axe jobs of hundreds of Indian nurses who have been a pillar of support and backbone to National Health Service…

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