Monday September 29, 2014
Stocks of travel companies surged today after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced lifetime visa for holders of the Person of Indian Origin or PIO card.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday September 29, 2014
To loud cheers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced a lifetime visa for holders of the Person of Indian Origin or PIO card. He also announced visas on arrival for US citizens.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 28, 2014
A delegation of Sikh-Americans has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to remove the hurdles faced by them while applying for visas or renewal of passports, particularly by those who had applied for political asylum in 1980s.
Opinion | Nalin S Kohli | Tuesday September 30, 2014
The earlier denial of a visa to him cannot be erased, writes Nalin S Kohli.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 21, 2014
India is working on a proposal for Visa on Arrival (VoA) facility for US tourists, one of the big-ticket announcements expected to be made during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's high-profile visit to the US, beginning on September 26.
India | NDTV.com | Thursday July 31, 2014
In an exclusive interview to NDTV's Prannoy Roy, US Secretary of State John Kerry spoke about the US government's earlier decision to deny Narendra Modi a visa, the allegations that the BJP was cleared as a potential target of surveillance by the Nat...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 31, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was denied a visa by a "different government", US Secretary of State John Kerry told NDTV today. "We will welcome PM Modi and definitely give him a visa," said Mr Kerry in an interview.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 26, 2014
Now that US President Barack Obama has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House, the visa issue associated with him is a thing of past, a top American official has said.
India | NDTV.com | Saturday July 19, 2014
US Deputy Secretary of State William Burns speaks to NDTV in an exclusive interview after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi - the first official contact between the Obama administration and the Modi government. In the interview, he described Mr Mo...
India | NDTV.com | Friday July 11, 2014
US Deputy Secretary of State William Burns speaks to NDTV in an exclusive interview after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi - the first official contact between the Obama administration and the Modi government.
India | Written by Devesh Kumar | Thursday June 26, 2014
India has relaxed visa rules for a category of Bangladeshi nationals planning to cross into its borders.
India | NDTV.com | Sunday June 22, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to meet US President Obama in September on his first trip to the US. It is a relationship that has seen friction in the past after the US denied Mr Modi a visa in 2005 under the Bush administration.
Monday May 26, 2014
The co-founder of India's second largest software services firm, Infosys, also praised the efforts by the new government on leveraging social media.
World | Reuters | Wednesday May 21, 2014
The emergence of Prabowo Subianto as a serious contender in Indonesia's election this week means the United States faces the awkward possibility of having to welcome another Asian leader it had denied entry to because of alleged links to mass killing...
Election 2014 | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 17, 2014
The United States swiftly courted India's future prime minister Narendra Modi on Friday, saying the victorious Hindu nationalist would be welcome to visit despite a long-standing visa ban.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 14, 2014
Continuing to maintain silence on granting a visa to BJP leader Narendra Modi, US has said the heads of state and government are eligible for A1 visas and no individual automatically qualifies for an American visa.
Election 2014 | Agencies | Tuesday May 13, 2014
President Barack Obama faces the prospect this week of having to offer his congratulations to Narendra Modi, who was barred from the United States less than 10 years ago after the 2002 communal riots in Gujarat.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 1, 2014
The nine-year US visa ban on Narendra Modi will automatically be lifted and he would enjoy diplomatic immunity if he becomes the prime minister, a Congressional report said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday March 14, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry has refused to comment on the issue of granting visa to BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, saying his comments may have a "play" in the upcoming general elections in India.
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Tuesday February 25, 2014
How does Modi see China? Lazy analysis is best avoided. Till a few months ago, there was the claim that Modi would reach out to China to snub America, which infamously revoked his visa in 2005 and declared him persona non grata.