VISA PACT

  • India, Bangladesh sign new visa pact, extradition treaty January 28, 2013

    Dhaka: India and Bangladesh on Monday signed a liberalised visa agreement and a landmark extradition treaty that would pave the way for the deportation of jailed ULFA 'general secretary' Anup Chetia and other wanted "criminals". Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde signed the agreement with his Bangladeshi counterpart Mohiuddin Khan Alamgir at...
  • India, Bangladesh to ink new visa pact, extradition treaty January 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has left for Dhaka on a twoday visit. India will sign a liberalised visa agreement and an extradition treaty with Bangladesh during Shinde's visit. The new visa pact, named revised travel arrangement, will allow businesspersons, students, patients, senior citizens above 64 years...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 15, 2013

    Pakistan violates ceasefire again, fresh firing near LoC at Mendhar. All 9 Pakistan players to return from Hockey India League. ...
  • IndiaPakistan new visa regime from January 15 January 12, 2013

    Islamabad: Senior citizens from India and Pakistan will be able to obtain visa on arrival at the AtariWagah joint checkpost effective coming Tuesday (January 15), Daily Times reported on Friday. A separate visa counter has been established at AtariWagah joint checkpost to facilitate people aged 65 years and above for issuance...
  • India, Pak liberalised visa pact historic: FICCI September 8, 2012

    New Delhi: The signing of liberalised visa agreement has been hailed as a 'historic landmark' by the industry body FICCI. "The signing today of a liberalised visa agreement between India and Pakistan is a historic landmark in the normalisation of bilateral relations, which has been given a new thrust during...
  • Visa pact with Pakistan needs some approvals: India June 1, 2012

    New Delhi: India on Thursday said a new liberalised visa regime could not be worked out with Pakistan as some internal approvals were pending there. "Some internal approvals are pending there... Pakistan wants home ministers of both the countries to sign the pact," Home Secretary RK Singh told reporters. Singh held twoday...
  • IndoPak visa pact delay: People bear the brunt May 26, 2012

    Islamabad: The inconclusive India Pakistan talks on easing visa rules have once again shown how it is the common man who gets affected the most. Sumaira Fareed runs a chain of salons and boutiques in Rawalpindi, Islamabad and Lahore. She is eager to visit India. "I really want to...