World | Reuters | Saturday November 22, 2014
Several former Canadian soldiers plan to join Kurds to combat Islamic State militants in coming weeks, Canadian media reported on Friday, bolstering the ranks of foreigners fighting alongside the group.
India | Edited by Vishnu Varma (with PTI inputs) | Thursday November 13, 2014
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi's controversial remark that "upper caste people are foreigners" has evoked sharp criticism from the opposition as well as from his own party, the JD(U).
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from PTI) | Thursday November 13, 2014
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi has landed himself in another controversy by calling upper caste people "foreigners and descendants of Aryan race."
India | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday November 13, 2014
The Centre is contemplating a survey in states along the international border to check whether foreign nationals are employed in madrasas. The move comes after reports that Bangladeshi nationals were teaching students at a madrasa in Burdwan, where a...
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Iran's judiciary said Tuesday an Iranian-British woman arrested in June after trying to attend a men's volleyball match was being held for security reasons and over "links with foreigners"
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday November 5, 2014
A hot-air balloon ride landed two young women tourists in a Rajasthan jail on Tuesday. Literally. There was, however, no arrest.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday October 31, 2014
Brazilian legend Zico said the inaugural edition of the Indian Super League is stipulated to have a minimum of five Indians on the field during a match. All teams are utilising this rule to field six foreigners which is defeating the purpose for whic...
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 24, 2014
Two French journalists were on Friday handed short jail terms for illegally reporting in Papua, sparking calls for the new Indonesian government to lift long-standing restrictions on foreigners covering the restive province.
World | Reuters | Thursday October 23, 2014
North Korea will bar entry to foreigners on tourist trips from Friday because of worries over the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, operators of tours to the isolated country told Reuters.
Friday October 10, 2014
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will remove foreign investment limits on the country's debt markets once the economy reaches its potential output over two consecutive years and foreigners move to long-end maturities, Euromoney reported Governor Raghu...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 22, 2014
Luxembourg will hold a referendum in 2015 on plans to modernise the small but wealthy EU nation, including whether foreigners should get voting rights, the prime minister said Monday.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday September 17, 2014
The England Football Association has announced proposals to cut the number of players from outside the European Union coming into the English game by up to 50 percent, including banning clubs sending such players out on loan, preventing Football Leag...
Wednesday September 10, 2014
"I hope we being Indians support the film because of the efforts put in by Indian technicians. The creativity is indigenous and the team is Indian, no foreigners," Bipasha said.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday September 1, 2014
According to I-League rules, the clubs are allowed to register four foreigners. In contrast, the newly launched city-based ISL permits franchises to take on seven foreigners as also a marquee player.
World | Reuters | Thursday August 28, 2014
China's top judge has said that foreigners will be regularly allowed into courts to listen to cases, state media reported on Thursday, as the government embarks on legal reform at a time of public discontent over many perceived miscarriages of justic...
World | Reuters | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Malaysian police have arrested 42 men after a riot by up to 1,000 mostly Nepalese workers sparked fires and destroyed parts of an electronics export factory, highlighting accusations of poor conditions for many of the estimated four million foreign w...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 22, 2014
Meghalaya police chief Peter J P Hanaman on Thursday launched an online system tracking inbound and outbound foreigners entering the state, an official said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 18, 2014
Eight more foreigners and five Indonesians were rescued early on Monday, two days after their tourist boat sank as it travelled between islands in the east of the archipelago, a search and rescue official said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 7, 2014
Saudi men have been banned from marrying women from three Asian and one African country as the Gulf state toughens the rules restricting marriage with foreigners, a local daily said.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 6, 2014
Immigration officers in Beijing have intensified inspections of foreigners as an increasing number have started to use China to enter third countries illegally.