Infosys pays $1 million for ‘visa abuse’ in US

Bengaluru, June 23 : Global software major Infosys Ltd paid $1 million (Rs 65 lakh) to settle a litigation on the alleged abuse of visa rules, said New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman on Friday. “Infosys has agreed for a $1 million settlement for failing to follow US visa requirements for foreign workers […]

Uttarakhand exploring direct bus service to Nepal

Dehradun, June 23 : The Uttarakhand government is working in the direction of starting a direct bus service from the hill state to Nepal, an official said on Friday. With no such direct bus connecting the state to Nepal, the people here until now have been dependant on the bus service from Delhi to the […]

Three more Passport Seva Kendras to come up in Odisha

[New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj meets Foreign Affairs Minister of Gabon Pacôme Moubelet-Boubeya in New Delhi on Monday. /PTI] Bhubaneswar, June 18 : Three more Post Office Passport Seva Kendras (POPSKs) will come up in Odisha, it was announced on Sunday. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj told Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who […]

Three more Passport Seva Kendras to come up in Odisha

[Beijing : From left, Brazil’s Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes,Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi, South Africa’s Foreign Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and Indian External Affairs Minister Vijay Kumar Singh pose before the opening of the BRICS foreign ministers meeting in Beijing Monday, June 19, 2017. The meeting is being held in advance […]

Government announces 149 new Post Office Passport Seva Kendras

New Delhi, June 17 : No Indian will have to travel more than 50 km to get their passport, as the government is planning to set up a comprehensive network of Passport Seva Kendras (PSK) across the nation, with major post offices to also provide the service, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Saturday. […]