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Pakistan singer Adnan Sami gets Indian citizenship with effect from January 1

Pakistan singer Adnan Sami gets Indian citizenship with effect from January 1

Pakistani singer Adnan Sami has been granted Indian citizenship with effect from January 1 following his request to the Centre to legalize his status in the country on humanitarian grounds.…

Indian passport holders will not be able to use their handwritten passports beyond 24th November 2015

Indian passport holders will not be able to use their handwritten passports beyond 24th November 2015

From 24th November onwards, all handwritten Indian passports will be replaced by machine readable ones and no country will accept it after a stipulated period. The Government of India has…

Schengen States implement biometric visas in India

Schengen States implement biometric visas in India

France, in line with all the countries of the Schengen Area, will issue biometric visas to Indian citizens with effect from 2 November 2015, to facilitate travel throughout the Schengen…

Online recruitment of nurses for foreign jobs launched in India

Online recruitment of nurses for foreign jobs launched in India

With effect from June 1st, Monday, India has launched an online system for recruitment of Indian nurses for foreign employment. Foreign employers who seek to recruit Indian nurses need to…

Indian student denied Internship in Germany as he belongs to the land of Rapists

Indian student denied Internship in Germany as he belongs to the land of Rapists

India is no longer the country of culture and heritage, its reputation has been tarnished beyond redemption. India’s image has changed vividly in the eyes of the world- India is…

Indian PM Modi brings bill for merger of schemes for Overseas Indians soon

Indian PM Modi brings bill for merger of schemes for Overseas Indians soon

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made a number of offerings for Persons of Indian Origin (POI) and Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI). A draft bill that will enable the merging…

UK minister assures that there would be no visa obstacles for Indian students

UK minister assures that there would be no visa obstacles for Indian students

Following a revision of visa rules some time back, student traffic from India to UK took a hit. The number of Indian students coming to the UK has seen a…

Indians can travel to UK & Ireland on single visa by end of 2014

Indians can travel to UK & Ireland on single visa by end of 2014

Traveling to the United Kingdom and Ireland would be easier for Indians by the end of 2014. This came as a step to strengthen the travel ties between the nations when…

India’s online passport application service to start in UK from today

India’s online passport application service to start in UK from today

An exclusive online only passport application service in UK will be launched today, to streamline services provided by the Indian mission in UK. The Online service comes as one of…

Indian High Commission activities for public outreach

Indian High Commission activities for public outreach

Steps are being undertaken by the High Commission in reaching out to the Indian community to ameliorate their concerns so that the High Commission can deliver better public services. As…

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