May 17, 2021 at 6:06 pm by chitti97
U.K. to Offer Fast-Track Immigration for International Award Winners

The U.K. recently announced a fast-track immigration route for people who have won top awards, including Nobel Prizes, Oscars, and Golden Globes, and others. Britain’s visa application process “global talent” meant that the person needed consent from one of six endorsing bodies. The U.K. Home Office said in an emailed statement that those who hold…

March 15, 2021 at 8:26 pm by chitti97
Number of OCI cards issued has doubled since last 5 years

By Bharti Jain This story originally appeared in on Mar 13, 2021) NEW DELHI: As many as 3.2 lakh overseas citizens of India (OCI) cards were issued per annum between 2015 and 2021 as compared to an average 1.7 lakh cards issued per year between 2005 and 2014. This, a home ministry official said, pointed…