Friday 23rd of June 2017 04:38:54 AM Agra
Indians can get visitor visa online for Australia starting from first July. There has been a significant increase in demand for Australian visas in India with the rising popularity of Australia as a holiday destination. More than 65,000 visitor visas were granted to Indian nationals in the first four months of 2017.The status of an application online, as soon as it is finalised, will allow Indian applicants to finalise their travel arrangements as soon as possible, said Australia's Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, Alex Hawke.
Indian people living abroad sent home 62.7 billion US dollars last year said in a report of United Nations.The 'One Family at a Time' study by the UN International Fund for Agricultural Development said, about 200 million migrants globally sent more than 445 billion dollars as remittances in 2016 to their families.It grown over the last decade from 296 billion in 2007 to 445 billion dollars in 2016.It has risen at a rate averaging 4.2 per cent annually.Twenty three countries, led by India, China, the Philippines, Mexico and Pakistan received 80 percent of remittances.
London-Embattled Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya was granted bail until 4th of December by Chief Magistrate of Westminster Magistrates Court in London who fixed the next hearing for 6th of July.He appeared before Westminster Magistrates Court in London for his extradition case hearing.Earlier he claimed that he has enough evidence to plead his case. He said to reporters that he has not eluded any court.