Indian citizenship

Footballer to give up UK passport for India dream

Tanvie Hans. If the name doesn’t ring a bell, her face will probably refresh your memory. She featured in the Nike ad ‘Da da ding’ besides eight other female athletes.

published on : 25th May 2019

Pakistan man living in India for 50 years to get citizenship: High Court told

Asif Karadia had approached the HC through his counsels Ashish Mehta and Sujay Kantawala after his long-term visa expired and a deportation notice was issued against him.

published on : 25th March 2019

After a long wait for Indian citizenship, Hindu and Sikh refugees have a ray of hope

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, which seeks to amend an Act of 1955, was passed by the Lok Sabha on Tuesday and will now go to the Rajya Sabha for its approval.

published on : 9th January 2019

Lok Sabha passes citizenship (amendment) bill

The Bill provides for according Indian citizenship to the Hindus, Jains, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists and Parsis from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan after six years of residence in India.

published on : 8th January 2019

50,000 Indians took US citizenship in 2017: Official report 

This is four thousand more than 2016's figure of 46,188 Indian naturalization and eight thousand more than 42,213 Indian citizenship in 2015.

published on : 19th October 2018