Modi dividing NDA: First Nitish, now Uddhav?
Jun 24, 2013
Should the US deny visa to Narendra Modi?
Apr 26, 2012
Thursday February 12, 2015
During the 40-minute meeting between Ms Sitharaman and US Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, issues related to the totalisation agreement, intellectual property rights (IPRs) and visa also come up for discussion.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Aimed at attracting the world's best and brightest entrepreneurs, the US will soon come out with a series of policy initiatives and changes in the existing rules including allowing the spouses of H-1B visas to work in America.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 27, 2013
Asserting that there has been no change in its visa policy on Narendra Modi, the US on Thursday said the BJP's prime ministerial candidate is welcome to apply for a visa and wait for a review.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 4, 2013
There is no change in the US visa policy with respect to the BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, the Obama administration said on Tuesday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 19, 2013
A bipartisan Congressional resolution has been introduced in the House of Representatives calling on the US government to continue the policy of denying a visa to BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on the grounds of religious freedom violations.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 6, 2013
In 2005, Narendra Modi was denied a diplomatic visa and his existing tourist and business visa was revoked by the US under the Immigration and Nationality Act.
Thursday October 24, 2013
US stocks edged higher on Thursday, continuing the market's recent upward trend as expectations for steady accommodative monetary policy for the foreseeable future offset a mixed batch of earnings and economic data.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 14, 2013
Even as the Indian opposition Bharatiya Janata Party nominated Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as its Prime Ministerial candidate, the US has said that there is no change in its visa policy with regard to the BJP leader and that he was welcome to apply for the same.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with inputs from PTI) | Tuesday July 23, 2013
As BJP President Rajnath Singh is in Washington batting for visa for Narendra Modi, 65 Members of Parliament have written letters to President Barack Obama, urging the US Administration to maintain the current policy of denying visa to him.
Tuesday April 23, 2013
Under the proposed legislation, the official quota of "H-1B" visas would increase by 69 per cent. However, the proposed overhaul has raised concerns in the Indian IT services sector as well as the government on certain clauses it deems as "discriminatory".
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 15, 2013
As the US moves forward to reform its immigration system, India has said that a generous American visa policy for the country's high-skilled workers would help everyone and both nations will emerge as winners.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 15, 2013
Indian Ambassador Nirupama Rao has sought a generous American visa policy for high-skilled workers from India saying it would help both countries to come out winners.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday February 19, 2013
The European Union recently ended its decade-long boycott of Narendra Modi, but the US has indicated that it will continue to deny the Gujarat Chief Minister a visa.
India News | Rohit Bhan | Thursday April 26, 2012
The US has said that there is no change in its visa policy with regard to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi. "Our position on the visa issue hasn't changed at all," State Department spokesperson Victoria Nuland told reporters at her daily news conference yesterday. Nuland was responding to questions on the letter written by Congressman Joe Wal...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 25, 2012
The US has said that there is no change in its policy towards issuing visas to Indian students."I don't think we've changed our policy with regard to the way we interview applicants," State Department spokesperson Victoria Nuland told reporters at her daily news conference.
Wednesday April 25, 2012
Last week, education ministers of four Indian states—Punjab, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir—visited several US cities to have a first-hand experience of the community colleges here.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 15, 2011
The US today said there is no change in its policy of denying visa to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday December 28, 2009
The government's new visa policy has created controversy as the US reportedly sought clarification on it.