Visa

  • Devyani's re-indictment an act of aggression, says her father 15-03-2014 11:20 AM

    In a major setback to Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, an arrest warrant has been issued against her in the US after she was re-indicted in the US visa fraud case. Devyani Khobragade's father, Uttam Khobragade said that this is a clear act of aggression and looks like it was deliberately...
  • Devyani Khobrade case: I am happy with US court verdict, says father 13-03-2014 12:30 PM

    A US court has dismissed Devyani Khobragade's indictment in a visa fraud case. The court has ruled in favour of Khobragade saying she had full diplomatic immunity when the indictment was returned against her on January 9. ...
  • Modhwadia plays down Powell's meeting with Modi 11-02-2014 01:44 PM

    Gujarat Congress leader Arjun Modhwadia has played down the slated meeting of US Ambassador to India, Nancy Powel with BJP Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi. ...
  • Very happy to be back in Mumbai: Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade 14-01-2014 06:40 PM

    Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade has returned to Mumbai from the US. The envoy who was slapped with visa fraud charges has said she is happy to be back but she still misses her children. ...
  • CJ report reunites seperated IndoPak couple 06-01-2014 10:39 AM

    CJ Mohd Gulfam reunites with his wife of 30 years, Nuzhat Jahan. Gulfam is an Indian citizen while Nuzhat is Pakistani. Because of bureaucratic complications over her visa paperwork,Nuzhat was separated from her husband. CJ Gulfam had taken up the issue on the Citizen Journalist show. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 18-12-2013 11:55 PM

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  • The Last Word: Are Indo-US relations being mishandled by both sides? 18-12-2013 09:50 PM

    Indo-US diplomatic ties are passing through one of the most turbulent phases in history after India on Wednesday alleged that the arrest of Indian Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragde could have been a US conspiracy. Six days after Devyani's shocking arrest in New York, the incident witnessed a dramatic twist...
  • News 360: Devyani moved to UN mission, Government says arrest a conspiracy 18-12-2013 09:13 PM

    India has charged United States of America with planning the arrest of Devyani Khobragade in an alleged case of visa fraud related to her domestic help Sangeeta Richards. To ensure diplomatic immunity to Devyani, India has shifted her to the United Nations Permanent Mission in New York. ...
  • Devyani's arrest case: Welcome Indian government reaction, says NRI 18-12-2013 03:25 PM

    Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade was not only arrested on charges of visa fraud and handcuffed in public view last week but also stripped and searched in the police station in New York. Devyani was kept also in a lockup with common criminals and drug addicts. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 17-12-2013 11:23 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is India justified by acting strongly against US over diplomat's arrest? 17-12-2013 10:42 PM

    As the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance government and the political class hardened its stand over the arrest, strip-search and ill-treatment meted out to Indian Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade by New York police on the charges of visa fraud, the India-US bilateral relations have been severely hit after New Delhi...
  • News 360: India hits back at US over diplomat's arrest, cuts embassy security 17-12-2013 09:42 PM

    India has hit back strongly at the United States of America over the public arrest and strip-search of Deputy Consul General Devyani Khobragade by New York Police as Delhi Police removed barricades from outside the US Embassy in Delhi. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) had requested the police to...
  • India acts tough against US, withdraws diplomatic privileges 17-12-2013 09:17 PM

    The Indian government has hit out at the US diplomats based in India announcing a slew of measures against them until the US apologises or rethinks its decision to arrest and humiliate Indian diplomat Deeyani Khobragade. ...
  • Devyani's father reiterates stand, says his daughter is innocent 17-12-2013 05:03 PM

    Uttam Khobragade, Father of Indian Consular Devyani Khobragade has reiterated that his daughter is innocent and she was not arrested on any act that is criminal in the US. He denied allegations of visa fraud and ill-treatment of domestic help, calling it simply bullying and harassment. ...
  • Will think about giving visa to Modi: Cameron 05-11-2013 10:22 AM

    Britain seems to have softened its stand on BJP's prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's entry into the country with British Prime Minister David Cameron hinting that Modi will be welcomed like any other person visiting the country. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 17-10-2013 11:42 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Indian archers held for stapled Chinese visas 11-10-2013 11:04 AM

    Archery association to take up the issue with the government after Sorang Yumi and Maselo Mihu were held up at Delhi airport for stapled visas issued by the Chinese Embassy. ...
  • US shutdown: How will it affect India? 04-10-2013 11:46 PM

    If the shutdown in the US continues further, the rupee could depreciate and markets could be hit by global mood. The visa processing could delay. ...
  • Pak PM wanted me to establish cricket ties with India: Najam Sethi 16-09-2013 07:43 PM

    Speaking to CNN-IBN's Associate Editor (Cricket) Sanjeeb Mukherjea, PCB caretaker chairman Najam Sethi said it was time to put cricket diplomacy into action, as it was of utmost importance to get on with Indo-Pak cricket. ...
  • Narendra Modi welcome to apply for visa if he wants: US 14-09-2013 11:46 AM

    The US State department maintained that there is no change in their longstanding visa policy. With regard to the Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi the spokesperson said that he is welcome to apply for a visa and await a review like any other applicant. ...
  • CJ Impact: IndoPak Couple Reunited After Turning CJ 11-08-2013 11:53 AM

    Former CJ Mohd Gulfam reunites with his wife of 30 years, Nuzhat Jahan. Gulfam is an Indian citizen while Nuzhat is Pakistani. Because of complications over her visa paperwork, she was held by the government in a beggar home for the past several weeks. ...
  • When Borders Define A Life: IndoPak Couple Reunited 09-08-2013 11:40 AM

    After 30 years of struggling with her passport paperwork, Pakistan-born Nuzhat Jahan was finally released by the Indian government and allowed to reunite with her India-born husband Gulfam. The two have been living in Old Delhi for 30 years. Gulfam previously turned citizen journalist to plead for his wife's case...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 29-07-2013 11:57 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Modi visa row: Were the signatures forged? 24-07-2013 11:01 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. ...
  • 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...
  • 65 MPs oppose United States visa for Gujarat CM Narendra Modi 23-07-2013 11:14 PM

    Even as Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP election campaign committee chief Narendra Modi has been denied visa by the United States of America for the last several years over allegations of human rights violations during the 2002 riots in the state, several Members of Parliament have written a letter to...
  • 'It is US' business to decide whether to give visa to Modi' 23-07-2013 08:57 PM

    CPI (M) Politburo Member Sitaram Yechury has said that it is the business of the US to decide whether to give visa to Gujarat Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) election campaign committee chief Narendra Modi. ...
  • Khurshid plays down UK visa bond issue, says it's just a proposal 26-06-2013 07:41 PM

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has played down concerns over a new UK policy saying the requirement for a bond was still merely a proposal. ...
  • Sarabjit's ex-inmate says attack on him is a conspiracy by Pakistan govt 27-04-2013 08:12 PM

    Sarabjit Singh was brutally assaulted inside Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail in Pakistan on Friday. ...
  • Should Pak Hindu refugees be given Indian citizenship? 09-04-2013 11:44 PM

    Rising extremism in Pakistan is forcing Hindu families to flee the country and seek refuge in India. Their visas have expired, but the refugees are too scared to return. The Ministry of External Affairs has given them an extension of one month, but the question is whether that is enough....