Indian citizenship

Indians launch SOS campaign to travel home with minor children having US citizenship

Travel to India by a non-Indian citizen, except for certain categories of those having Overseas Citizens of India card, is barred due to strict travel restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic.

published on : 31st May 2020

15,000 Bangladeshi nationals given Indian citizenship since 2014: Government tells Rajya Sabha

A total of 2,935 Pakistani, 914 Afghan and 113 Sri Lankan citizens and one Myanmar national were granted Indian citizenship from 2014 to 2019, Rai said.

published on : 4th March 2020

Passport not mandatory for foreigners to apply for Indian citizenship: Calcutta HC

The court disposed of a petition by granting the petitioner liberty to file an application before the authority as contemplated in Rule 11 of the Citizenship Rules 2009.

published on : 29th February 2020

Over 21,000 foreigners got Indian citizenship in last decade: Government in Lok Sabha

Nityanand Rai also told the House that 53 enclaves of neighbouring Bangladesh were included in India under the India-Bangladesh Land Boundary Pact 2015.

published on : 5th February 2020

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