New EB-5 visa rules make it tougher to get Green Card

Indian investors will now find it more difficult to get an American Green Card with the United States government changing the rules for...


Conditional visa-on-arrival for Indians travelling to the UAE

The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA) in Dubai has said that Indians visiting the United Arab Emirates (UAE)...


Reports: US warns India of H-1B visa cap

The United States has told India it is considering caps on H-1B work visas for nations that force foreign companies to store data locally,...


Visa fraud hurting Punjab, India’s global influence

The increasing global influence of India and its workforce has meant a sharp rise in overseas travel over the past decade. This also has an...

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India tops tech visa applications to the UK

India, along with the US, has the highest number of visa applications for the UK's technology sector, according to the latest data from a UK...


New UK visa rules keeping Indian students out to have no impact: MEA

The Indian Government has maintained that new rules keeping Indians out of "low risk" visa list "will not have any impact" on the existing...


ICA warns against fake visa application webpage

The fake website was phishing for visitors’ visa reference numbers and travel document numbers.


NRI HR executive chosen as first recipient of China's new 'Certificate for Foreign High-end Talent'

Hyderabad-born NRI Saju George has been identified as the first recipient of China's new 'Certificate for Foreign High-end Talent', which...


Two-year multiple entry UK visa to Indians to be considered on case-to-case basis

The British government will consider the two-year multiple entry visa for Indians on a case-to-case basis after reviewing the performance of...


US firm on H-1B visa rules, but India to keep pushing its case: Swaraj

Stating that there was no significant move to relax H-1B visa norms for the Indian professionals in the US, the Indian Government informed...


Record number of Indian tourists visit Dubai this year

The number of Indian tourists to Dubai has hit a new high with the Emirate saying that "India continued to top the list of traffic...


Madurai to get direct flight to Singapore from September 15

Madurai is all set to get a direct air link to Singapore with Air India showing keen interest to start international flight operations from...


Indian travellers lead rise in increased passengers at Changi airport

Changi Airport handled 5.21 million passengers in June on the back of increased arrivals from all regions, 7.7 per cent higher compared to...


Indian missions offering help to abused, abandoned women in 13 countries

Indian Government has informed the Parliament that its missions in 13 countries are offering assistance to Indian women abroad who have been...


High Commission of India now has a dedicated mobile number for emergency calls

The High Commission of India (Singapore) has set up a dedicated mobile number (91729803) for attending to emergency calls from Indian...


Live like Undivided family: How do you get your family to Singapore?

An EP holder can live with his family in Singapore by applying for Dependent Pass or DP for a spouse and children who are under 21 years old...