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India offers regular consular surgeries in Northern Ireland

India offers regular consular surgeries in Northern Ireland

India is all set to offer regular consular surgeries in Northern Ireland where officers will take care of the applications and queries by travelling from the Indian High Commission to…

Indian domestic workers face serious abuse in the UK: Human Rights Watch

Indian domestic workers face serious abuse in the UK: Human Rights Watch

Migrant domestic workers, including Indians, who travel to the UK with their employers, face serious abuses and exploitation by their employers, says a report released by Human Rights Watch (HRW)…

New UK Visa center at Chennai

New UK Visa center at Chennai

The recent news from the office of the VFS Global confirmed that they moved to a new and bigger offices complex to ensure better customer services and proper handling of…

New statement of changes in immigration rules announced

New statement of changes in immigration rules announced

The minister for immigration and Security, James Brokenshire , laid down before the House , a statement of Changes in Immigration rules three days ago. The government is making a…

70 Indian passports stolen from PVT firm in San Fransisco

70 Indian passports stolen from PVT firm in San Fransisco

Around 70 passports have been reported stolen from the San Francisco office of a private company. The private company has been handling passport and visa services outsourced by the Indian…

New grandparent ‘super visa ‘ likely to be introduced, enabling ageing relatives come to UK

New grandparent ‘super visa ‘ likely to be introduced, enabling ageing relatives come to UK

The Liberal Democrats have proposed to introduce a new grandparent ‘super visa’ which would enable immigrants bring their extended families to the UK more easily. The details which are likely…

Britain considers dramatic visa fee hike; India could get affected

Britain considers dramatic visa fee hike; India could get affected

A 50 million bruise hole in a Home office budget could lead to increase the UK Visa fees- this directly hits the Prime Minister, David Cameron’s efforts to boost students,…

NRI entrepreneur Lord Bilimoria for easing UK visa rules for Indian students

NRI entrepreneur Lord Bilimoria for easing UK visa rules for Indian students

NRI entrepreneur Lord Karan Bilimoria has asked the British Government to remove students from the immigration figures and re-introduce the post study work visa. This comes as a measure after…

BBC investigates Indian agency’s fraud in student visa process

BBC investigates Indian agency’s fraud in student visa process

BBC reveals the investigation proceeds carried out through Panorama for over a year now that some of the agencies like Studentway are deeply involved in student visa fraud every year…

Indian Government proposes to scrap OCI-PIO cards & replace with new ‘Overseas Indian Card’: NRIs unhappy

Indian Government proposes to scrap OCI-PIO cards & replace with new ‘Overseas Indian Card’: NRIs unhappy

A new Bill, which seeks to do away with the existing Overseas Citizen of India (OCI ) card & the Person of Indian Origin (PIO) and replace them with a…