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The Theresa May government has granted British citizenship to 303 Indians who arrived in the country between 1948 and 1988 but still had an uncertain residency status (File Photo)(Reuters)

303 Indians who arrived in UK between 1948 and 1988 get British citizenship

By Prasun Sonwalkar | Hindustan Times, London
PUBLISHED ON DEC 18, 2018 11:50 PM IST
Indians are the second-highest number of citizens affected by the Windrush row after Jamaica, whose 1,438 citizens top the list. The latest figures were provided by home secretary Sajid Javid to the home affairs select committee of parliament on Monday.
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In an update to the home affairs select committee, home secretary Sajid Javid on Friday said the status of 156 Indians has been regularised: 124 were granted citizenship and 32 given indefinite leave to remain.(File Photo)
In an update to the home affairs select committee, home secretary Sajid Javid on Friday said the status of 156 Indians has been regularised: 124 were granted citizenship and 32 given indefinite leave to remain.(File Photo)

Windrush row: 124 Indians get UK citizenship

By Prasun Sonwalkar | Hindustan Times, London
PUBLISHED ON SEP 23, 2018 08:04 AM IST
The workers who came to Britain after the World War 2 are called the Windrush generation, comprising mostly citizens from Caribbean countries.
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File photo of Indian professionals protesting against visa rules, outside the UK Parliament in London.(PTI)
File photo of Indian professionals protesting against visa rules, outside the UK Parliament in London.(PTI)

Windrush row: UK confirms stay of 102 pre-1973 Indians

By Prasun Sonwalkar | Hindustan Times, London, London
PUBLISHED ON AUG 22, 2018 12:14 AM IST
The Windrush controversy — named after the ship MV Empire Windrush which brought workers from Caribbean countries after World War II — embarrassed the Theresa May government during the summit of Commonwealth heads of government in London in April.
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