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US travel ban

Biden imposes new international travel vaccine rules, lifts existing restrictions

The White House confirmed that children under 18 are exempt from the new vaccine requirements as are people with some medical issues

26 Oct 2021 10:40 AM

US eases travel advisory for India to second-lowest level

In April, the US issued a level 4 travel health notice for India as the country was reeling under the second wave of COVID-19

17 Aug 2021 1:01 PM

US eases travel recommendations on India as COVID-19 cases fall

The US also eased travel recommendations on Pakistan from Level 4 to Level 3

20 Jul 2021 11:30 AM

US targets all Chinese Communist Party members for possible travel ban

Senior officials discussing the matter have begun circulating a draft of a possible presidential order, sources reveal

17 Jul 2020 11:26 AM

White House bans travel from Brazil

Trump had already banned travellers from China, Europe, the United Kingdom and Ireland and, to a lesser extent, Iran, but not Russia

25 May 2020 9:03 AM


Big win for Trump: Supreme Court allows travel ban to go into full effect

Opponents of the ban say it shows a bias against Muslims which was recently reinforced by Trump's retweets of anti-Muslim videos.

05 Dec 2017 8:34 AM

Door remains 'open' for American tourists: North Korea after US' ban

Tour companies say some 5,000 Western tourists visit the North each year, with US citizens making up about 20 percent of the market.

04 Aug 2017 3:22 PM

We don't care a bit: North Korean official responds to US travel ban

Tour companies say business has already been hit hard by recent developments, including tensions over the North's weapons programmes.

25 Jul 2017 3:23 PM

Trump signs revised travel ban restricting 6 Muslim nations, exempts Iraq

The new order keeps a 90-day ban on travel to US by citizens of Iran, Libya, Syria, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen.

07 Mar 2017 8:42 AM

IT cos should communicate benefits to US: Nasscom

Industry body had taken delegation to Washington DC to discuss clampdown on work visas.

06 Mar 2017 6:25 PM


Donald Trump may order new travel ban tomorrow

The administration official was not authorised to discuss the rollout of the new order publicly and insisted on anonymity. 

28 Feb 2017 7:24 AM

New US travel ban to spare green card holders: Trump official

The abrupt implementation of the order last month plunged the immigration system into chaos, sparking a wave of criticism.

19 Feb 2017 7:57 AM