Modi Visa

  • Ahead of Lok Sabha polls, US may end 9-year boycott of Modi 11-02-2014 11:45 PM

    New Delhi: The US government is likely to end its 9-year long boycott of Gujarat Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. US ambassador to India Nancy Powell has sought a meeting with Modi after officially boycotting him for years. The meeting scheduled on Thursday will...
  • Modi visa: MP says he stands vindicated as experts call letter 'real' 29-07-2013 12:07 PM

    New Delhi: Days after the uproar over alleged forged signatures on a letter written by MPs to the US against a visa to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, a forensic report in the US claims the letter is real. Independent MP Mohammed Adeeb, a signatory to the letter, has said...
  • News 360: Yechury's copy-paste remark over Modi visa row sets off political war 24-07-2013 11:00 PM

    The controversy over 65 Members of Parliament signing letter urging US President Barack Obama not to issue Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP poll panel chief Narendra Modi a visa has taken a new turn on Wednesday with nine MPs denying signing any letter. The MPs who have denied signing the...
  • Modi visa row: Confusion surrounds the letter addressed to US president 24-07-2013 10:30 PM

    There is wide confusion over the signing of the letter sent to the US President Barack Obama. Rajya Sabha MP Mohammed Adeebs letter to President Obama requesting him not to grant Narendra Modi a visa has stirred a controversy in the national capital. While Adeeb claims to have the backing...
  • Modi visa controversy: Congress says it's up to US govt to decide 24-07-2013 08:50 AM

    New Delhi: Amid reports that 65 Members of Parliament (MPs) wrote letter to US President Barack Obama in late 2012 against granting a US visa to Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP poll panel chief Narendra Modi, the Congress has washed its hands of the Modi visa controversy saying it does...