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Infosys’ whistleblower Palmer to be benched


August 21st, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 21 (IANS) Infosys Ltd's American employee Jay (Jack) Palmer, whose lawsuit against the IT bellwether was dismissed by a US court Monday, would continue in the company but ... Read more...

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US judge throws out whistleblower case against Infosys


August 21st, 2012 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 21 (IANS) Indian information technology giant Infosys has won a lawsuit filed against it by a former employee who alleged that it illegally used foreign workers on client ... Read more...

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‘Deport foreigners tending Goa bars sans work visas’


July 25th, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 25 (IANS) Foreign nationals tending bars in Goa without work visas should be deported, a BJP legislator said Wednesday.Michael Lobo, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA from ... Read more...

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Tight British visas driving Indian students to Australia


May 22nd, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 22 (IANS) In a classic reversal of a situation a few years ago, Australian universities now stand to benefit from the recent tightening of student visa ... Read more...

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Roerich Trust official has valid visa, says police now


February 28th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 28 (IANS) Police Tuesday admitted that a foreign national associated for over a decade with Russian painter and philosopher Nicholas Roerich's multi-crore estate near Himachal Pradesh's Kullu has ... Read more...

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Roerich Trust ex-official summoned in visa case


February 27th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 27 (IANS) A foreign national associated with Russian painter and philosopher Nicholas Roerich's multi-crore estate near Kullu town in Himachal Pradesh has been summoned to answer charges of ... Read more...

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Another row dogs International Roerich Trust


February 26th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 26 (IANS) In a new twist to the controversies shrouding Russian painter and philosopher Nicholas Roerich's multi-crore estate in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district, a trust official, accused of ... Read more...

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Australia to relax visa norms to woo students


September 22nd, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Sep 22 (IANS) Worried by continuing slide in the international students' numbers, the Australian government has decided to relax visa norms further.The decision has coincided with former New South ... Read more...

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Faster, easier Australian visas for students


September 22nd, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Australia has made the visa process for international students more swift.The move, which will also benefit Indian students, was welcomed by Australian High Commissioner Peter ... Read more...

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NRI body wants offshore account disclosure deadline extended


August 12th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 12 (IANS) The Global Organisation of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO) has sought extension of the deadline for Indian-Americans to disclose their offshore accounts from Aug 31 to ... Read more...

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Compensate migrant Indian worker wrongly deported: Court


May 15th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has directed the external affairs ministry to pay compensation of Rs.50,000 to a Indian who was returning to his job in ... Read more...

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PC, exam scare halting Murali from UK cricket stint


April 6th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Apr. 6 (ANI): Sri Lankan off-spinner Muttiah Muralitharan is struggling to qualify to play English county cricket this year because he is scared of computers and examinations.A recent change in Britain's ... Read more...

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US national released on bail in Pakistan


March 8th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 8 (IANS) A court in Pakistan's Peshawar city has granted bail to a US national who was arrested in February for staying in the country even after his ... Read more...

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Pak court extends detention of US citizen held on ‘illegal stay’ charges


March 7th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, (ANI): A Pakistan court on Monday extended the detention of US citizen Aaron Mark De Haven, who was arrested by Peshawar police for overstaying his visa.Haven, who hails from Virginia, was ... Read more...

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Pak court rejects bail plea of US citizen held on ‘illegal stay’ charges


February 28th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Feb 28(ANI): A Pakistan court on Monday rejected the bail application of US citizen Aaron Mark De Haven, who was arrested by Peshawar police for overstaying his visa."The bail application of ... Read more...

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US citizen held in Pakistan on ‘illegal stay’ charges files bail plea in court


February 27th, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 27(ANI): US citizen Aaron Mark De Haven, who had been arrested by the police in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar on 'illegal stay' charges, has filed a bail plea in ... Read more...

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Another US national sent to jail in Pakistan


February 26th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 26 (IANS) A Pakistani court Saturday sent a US national, who was arrested in Peshawar for overstaying his visa, to jail on 14-day judicial remand. The ruling is likely to ... Read more...

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More US job seekers head to Australia


December 28th, 2010 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 28 (IANS) Facing a job crunch at home, more US citizens are heading to Australia where nearly 7,000 Americans are currently working on long-term visas, an 80 percent jump over ... Read more...

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Playboy hunts for Oz Bunnies to work at Sands Macao Hotel


November 12th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 12 (ANI): Playboy is holding auditions in Australia for the world's best bunnies, who would work for six-months at its newest club atop the luxurious Sands Macao Hotel.The bunnies would ... Read more...

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Uganda seeks easier study visas, job permits in India


October 8th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
By Gyanendra Kumar Keshri New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) With over 800 Ugandan students in India, which has emerged as a preferred destination for higher studies among African nations, Kampala is keen to ... Read more...

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India asks Germany to liberalise visa norms


September 23rd, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Thursday urged Germany to liberalise norms for visa and work permits to Indians, saying it would help boost bilateral trade and investment. ... Read more...

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CNN Asks Larry King To Carry On With His Show For Some More Time


August 21st, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Larry King had announced long back that he would put an end to his show this fall which is aired on CNN but if the latest ... Read more...

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We’ll work with India to implement new visa law: US (Lead)


August 17th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 17 (IANS) Practically ruling out a review, the US has said it would work closely with India in implementing a new law hiking work visa fees ... Read more...

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US working closely with India to implement visa hike


August 17th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 17 (IANS) The US has said it would work closely with India in implementing a new law hiking work visa fees that would largely hit Indian firms."Well, ... Read more...

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US hopes visa law will not hurt India ties


August 14th, 2010 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 14(IANS) The United States hopes that a new law to secure US-Mexico border by raising $600 million through steep work visa fee hikes would not affect its ... Read more...

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Obama seals visa fee hike law despite Indian concerns (Lead)


August 13th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) President Barack Obama signed into law a legislation to secure the US-Mexico border with $600 million raised by massively hiking work visa fees, ignoring concerns ... Read more...

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Ignoring Indian concerns, Obama set to sign visa fee hike bill


August 13th, 2010 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) Unmindful of India and corporate America's concerns, President Barack Obama is all set to sign into law a legislation to secure the US-Mexico border with ... Read more...

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US Congress sends visa fee hike bill to Obama amid Indian protests (Lead)


August 13th, 2010 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) In the face of anger in India and corporate protests at home, the US Congress Thursday sent to President Barack Obama legislation to secure the ... Read more...

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Making Europe a destination for Indian workers: Vayalar Ravi


June 27th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) The problem of illegal migration, especially to the Gulf, is a priority for Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi who has even personally attended to distress calls ... Read more...

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Chris Brown Denied Entry To UK Due To Criminal Record; Tour Canceled


June 9th, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Chris Brown's European tour has been canceled, since the singer was denied entry into the UK because of his criminal record involving the domestic violence issues which he had in ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan ‘unwelcome’ in India


March 21st, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 21 (IANS) Twitter tirade has made actress Lindsay Lohan unwelcome in India and Los Angeles, says the tabloid New York Post. Quoting a British newspaper, it said Saturday that ... Read more...

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Indian Government to ban Lindsay Lohan from visiting India?


March 20th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Delhi, Mar 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Indian government is planning to ban Lindsay Lohan from visiting the country, as she had violated some visa rules when she visited India in ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan Might Be Disallowed From Visiting India


March 20th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New Delhi, Mar 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is some real bad news for the all the Indian fans of Hollywood diva Lindsay Lohan as the Indian government is contemplating banning ... Read more...

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LiLo to be banned from visiting India?


March 19th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 19 (ANI): Indian government may ban Lindsay Lohan from visiting the country again, after she entered the sub-continent last year to shoot a BBC documentary without work visa.The actress ... Read more...

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Tory government to make yearly 2000-pound bond for foreign students mandatory


January 9th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 9 (ANI): Foreign students who want to study in Britain, will have to provide a bond of up to 2,000 pounds a year to study at colleges under a Tory ... Read more...

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