Visa Rules

  • Government relaxes tourist visa rules 04-12-2012 01:48 PM

    New Delhi: In a boost to the tourism industry, India has relaxed its tourist visa rules by lifting restrictions imposed on foreign visitors to have a two-month cooling off period between subsequent visits. However, citizens of Pakistan, China, Iran, Iraq, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Sudan and people of Pakistani and Bangladeshi origin...
  • Britain relaxes visa rules for Indian professionals 22-11-2012 07:30 PM

    London: Britain on Thursday relaxed immigration rules for foreign professionals, entering the country via the 'Intra-Company Transfer' (ICT) route. According to the changes to immigration rules included in a statement in the House of Commons by Home secretary Theresa May, the length of stay for professionals entering the ICT category...
  • UK toughens visa rules for foreign students 23-03-2011 10:08 AM

    New Delhi: Foreign admissions are expected to come down by up to a quarter this year in UK with the British government tightening rules for admitting foreign students. In a major setback to students looking to study in the UK, the British government has toughened rules after fears that students...
  • Tight visa rules hit hotel occupancy in China 19-07-2008 08:28 PM

    New Delhi: The third round of the 2012-13 Ranji Trophy season gets underway across the country on Saturday, with eight teams having posted outrights wins so far. With several others languishing at the bottom of their respective groups, the onus will be on senior players to try and inspire their...