A Relief to NRIs: Merging of PIO and OCI Card Schemes

Posted on September 29, 2014

A long-standing demand of the NRI Community in the USA The Indian Government will be implementing a law, very soon, to merge the OCI and PIO Card schemes as per the announcement made by Indian ... Read More

India to Facilitate Electronic Travel Authorization and On-Arrival Tourist Visas for American Citizens Visiting India

Posted on September 28, 2014

An estimated 1 million Americans travel to India each year. Many American citizens, especially those with Indian ties, have been discouraged from visiting India due to the visa procedures and ... Read More

New Digital Photograph Requirements While Filling the US Visa Application

Posted on September 16, 2014

Applications from certain countries do not require to upload a digital photograph while filling up the DS-160 Visa Application Form. US Embassy / Consulates  may require these visa applicants to take ... Read More

US Department of State Will No Longer Support Users With Internet Explorer Version 6.0 and SSL 2.0/3.0

Posted on July 29, 2014

Effective August 17, 2014, US Department of States has rolled out an update that the site will no longer support users with browser Internet Explorer version 6.0 (IE 6.0) and Secure Sockets Layer ... Read More

New Indian Immigration Forms: Arrival, Departure Forms And Customs Forms

Posted on July 14, 2014

Discontinuation of filling up of Departure (Embarkation) Card by foreign nationals and Arrival (Disembarkation) Card by Indians and Implementation of new Departure/Arrival cards Effective March ... Read More

New Airport Rule: TSA Implements Strict Measure On Uncharged Electronic Devices For Better Security

Posted on July 10, 2014

You will not be able to fly to the USA, if your mobile does not turn on! Some direct flights to the USA from foreign airports will require their passengers to turn on their electronic devices such ... Read More

Changes to DS-160 Form: US Visa Applicants No Longer Need to Upload A Digital Photograph

Posted on June 11, 2014

Recently, there have been some changes to the DS-160 Visa application form where the applicants are no longer required to upload a digital photography while filling out the DS-160 Visa applications. ... Read More