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India proposes easing local data storage rules for foreign payment firms

RBI would compel global payment firms to store customer data only locally.

12 Jul 2018 8:55 AM

India proposes easing local data storage rules for foreign payment firms

Easing the proposal would be a relief for firms including MasterCard, Visa and American Express.

12 Jul 2018 7:46 AM

UK launches new visa open to Indian scientists, researchers

The scheme will be operated by UKRI, which brings together country's 7 research councils, Innovate UK, Research England.

07 Jul 2018 5:59 PM

India raises work visa concern with Maldives’ govt

Sources said that we are receiving complaints (regarding discrimination on work visas), more than a hundred.

05 Jul 2018 6:57 AM

Visa rebukes cyber attack claim

A problem caused by hardware failure was the reason consumers were having their credit cards declined.

03 Jun 2018 5:40 PM


HDFC Bank recognized for best practices in payment security

For the second time in a row, the bank has won the award in the India and South Asia category.

01 Jun 2018 12:30 PM

Kazakhstan introduces 72-hour free transit visa for Indian citizens

The 72-hour transit visa free regime is generally applicable to both individual passengers and tour groups.

26 Apr 2018 12:58 PM

Work visas can help eliminate global poverty

The fact that work visas and access to labour markets work better was never mentioned.

20 Apr 2018 12:41 AM

Skilled Indian professionals protest UK’s ‘unfair, inhuman’ visa norms

The protest Wednesday focused on the issue of indefinite leave to remain applications being delayed or turned down by the UK Home Office.

31 Jan 2018 6:42 PM

India denies visas to 200 pilgrims for Nizamuddin’s Urs: Pakistan

The visit was to take place under the provisions of the 1974 Pakistan-India Protocol on Visits to Religious Shrines.

30 Dec 2017 4:47 PM


Pak couple with missing son offered Indian visa

There is a juvenile around 12 years old in Faridkot Observation Home. He was apprehended by BSF in May 2017.

08 Dec 2017 1:41 AM

Australia: Former café owners force Indian worker to return pay; fined

The worker, an Indian national in his late 20s, was threatened with visa cancellation if he didn’t pay back 18,000 dollars.

20 Jun 2017 3:17 PM

Indians issued maximum work visas to UK in 2016

The figure for Indian students coming to study in the UK stood at 11,642, marginally up from the 2015 figure of 11,160.

26 May 2017 11:11 AM

Indian woman claims she was forced to marry Pak man at gunpoint

The Pakistani high commission in New Delhi said that the immigration documents state that Uzma obtained the visa under the visit category.

09 May 2017 1:44 AM

Coordinating with Pakistan for safe return of Indian woman: MEA

The woman said that she was sedated, assaulted, tortured mentally and physically in Pakistan by a Pakistani man who had met her in Malaysia.

08 May 2017 7:17 PM


Indian woman claims she was forced to marry Pak man at gunpoint

Uzma said she does not want to leave the Indian High Commission premises till she could safely travel back to India.

08 May 2017 3:59 PM

Infosys plans to hire 10,000 US workers after Trump targets outsourcing firms

Infosys had achieved that goal and now wanted to hire US workers in fields such as artificial intelligence, cloud and big data.

03 May 2017 11:50 AM

Apple may launch a money-transfer service

Apple was also in talks with payments network operator Visa Inc to create its own pre-paid cards.

28 Apr 2017 4:04 PM

No change in US policy on high-skill visa programmes: Sushma Swaraj

She also said govt has been engaging with US admin at the senior levels regarding movement of skilled professionals.

11 Mar 2017 8:12 AM

Malaysia scraps visa-free entry for N Koreans

The cancellation will take effect on March 6, after which North Koreans entering Malaysia will be required to obtain a visa.

02 Mar 2017 9:46 AM