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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…

To boost up tourism India plans for Visa on Arrival for UK, US tourists

To boost up tourism India plans for Visa on Arrival for UK, US tourists

India is planning to offer visa-on arrival to foreigners touring the nation from different parts of the world with exception of eight, as it expects to enhance tourism prospects, Planning…

British minister plans to address on drop in students’ visas during his visit to India

British minister plans to address on drop in students’ visas during his visit to India

Vince Cable, the UK’s Secretary of State for Business, will be visiting India in the month of October and is said to resolve the visa matter for Indian students who…

Indian student wins £3,500 compensation at Heathrow airport

Indian student wins £3,500 compensation at Heathrow airport

An Indian student has won £3,500 for her illegal detention at Heathrow Airport, London. A student of the University of Bedfordshire in Luton town, Swathi Palisetty, was held for 17…

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…

Educational Testing Services have identified large scale of abuse in Student Visas

Educational Testing Services have identified large scale of abuse in Student Visas

James Brokenshire, Minister for immigration, UK, revealed a shocking news of student visa abuse to the parliament on Tuesday, June 24. He informed that Educational Testing Services (ETS), the European…

London selected to host regional Non-Resident Indian Day ( Pravasi Bharatiya Divas) in October this year

London selected to host regional Non-Resident Indian Day ( Pravasi Bharatiya Divas) in October this year

India’s Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs has decided to hold the 2014 regional Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Convention in London over two days in October, given the size and importance of…

Indian-origin couple stranded with their new-born twins in India due to UK passport delay

Indian-origin couple stranded with their new-born twins in India due to UK passport delay

Jai and Leela, the two new-born twin babies are stranded in India for the past three months with their parents due to a delay in the UK passport. Kiran and…

Three UK Varsities, 57 colleges banned from sponsoring International students

Three UK Varsities, 57 colleges banned from sponsoring International students

Three universities and 57 private colleges have been told they cannot sponsor any new international students in a major crackdown on suspect English language qualifications. In a statement to the…