World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 30, 2015
Myanmar today ordered the release of thousands of prisoners including 210 foreigners, officials said, the latest in a series of amnesties under the reformist government that have seen sentences quashed for hundreds of dissidents.
World News | Reuters | Thursday July 23, 2015
The Maldives ratified legislation today to allow foreigners with investment of more than $1 billion to own land despite opposition concern the reform could be used for military expansion in the islands by China.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Monday July 20, 2015
This Dubsmash-duo could cause serious envy to just about anyone, even Dubsmash queen Sonakshi Sinha.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
China today said a 46-year-old Indian and 19 other foreigners, who were deported after being arrested for alleged terror links, watched video clips that "advocate terrorism and religious extremism" and admitted to their "illegal acts".
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
The Bombay High Court today held that couples where one of the parents is an Indian national and are desirous of adopting a child in India; would be termed as 'in-country', reducing the formalities to be followed by them.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 16, 2015
Nine tourists from South Africa, Britain and India have been detained in China and may face criminal charges after being accused of watching 'propaganda videos', a charity said Wednesday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 13, 2015
Continuing the growth trajectory, a total of 15,557 foreigners availed the e-tourist visa in June this year as compared to 2,112 during the same period last year, registering an increase of 636.6 per cent.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey and Sanjay Chakraborty | Sunday July 12, 2015
It's been more than four days since Manipur's capital Imphal is under curfew, but the protesters who are demanding tough restrictions on the entry of outsiders - both Indians and foreigners - in the state are continuing their struggle.
World News | Reuters | Saturday July 11, 2015
Islamic State claimed responsibility for a car bomb attack at the Italian consulate in central Cairo on Saturday, in an escalation of violence that suggests militants are opening a new front against foreigners in Egypt.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday July 8, 2015
Last week Raghuram Rajan, the central bank governor, said India would steadily increase the foreign debt limits but would proceed cautiously.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 5, 2015
The Tunisian gunman behind the June 26 attack at a resort that killed 38 foreigners had worked in the tourism industry, Prime Minister Habib Essid said in an interview published earlier today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 5, 2015
Foreigners intending to work in non-government organisations (NGOs), carry out research work on human rights and environment issues will have to face stricter scrutiny of their visa applications after detection of several incidents of alleged misuse of these provisions.
Thomson Reuters | Thursday July 2, 2015
According to media reports last month, the RBI had proposed setting these limits in rupees instead of dollars, which would effectively increase them given the domestic currency has weakened considerably since the country last set the cap.
World News | Reuters | Saturday June 27, 2015
Casually dressed in dark shorts, a necklace and T-shirt, he would have looked like any other young Tunisian among the German, British and Irish sunbathers soaking up the Mediterranean heat on one of Tunisia's long, yellow beaches.
World News | Reuters | Friday June 26, 2015
North Korea has warned foreigners living in Pyongyang not to share outside media on memory sticks with its citizens, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a note, cracking down on what the isolated country called "undesirable content".
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 20, 2015
Vietnam's marine police today said they were questioning eight foreigners suspected of being the escaped pirates who commandeered a Malaysian-flagged tanker in the South China Sea for a week.
Gurgaon News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 18, 2015
A 22-year-old Nigerian national has been arrested here for purchasing liquor using a fake debit card, police said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 13, 2015
Foreigners in North Korea no longer have access to the country's 3G network, the country's mobile phone provider said in a message sent to its subscribers in the country.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday June 10, 2015
Despite a recent acceleration of its reform agenda, MSCI said global investors wanted China to go further in removing barriers that make it difficult for foreigners to invest in the country before it includes so-called "A" shares in its Emerging Markets Index. tracked by $1.7 trillion of funds.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 10, 2015
In another round of action against erring non-profits, the government has cancelled the licence of another 4,470 organisations. But the list surprisingly includes a number of top universities, Supreme Court Bar Association and the Escorts Heart Institute, which bars them from receiving foreign funds.
World News | IANS | Sunday June 7, 2015
As many as 55 bodies, including of four foreigners, were recovered by the Nepal Army and villagers in a joint effort in Nepal's Langtang valley on Saturday and today , police here said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 23, 2015
The death toll following the two devastating earthquakes that have struck Nepal has reached 8,635 with over 300 people, including 89 foreigners, still missing.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 21, 2015
French special forces killed two key jihadist leaders in a raid in Mali, one of whom has been linked to the kidnapping and execution of foreigners, the defence ministry said Wednesday.
World News | Agencies | Thursday May 14, 2015
Four Indians and an American were among 14 killed when gunmen stormed a guest in Kabul, trapping several foreigners in a seven-hour overnight siege, Afghan officials said on Thursday.