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A-Z Subject Listing


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Abduction (International Parental Child Abduction)
Abduction in India
Absentee Voting
Accommodation in India
Accountants (Taxes)
Adding Visa Pages to Your Passport
Administrative Processing Information
Adult Passport Renewal
Adoption - Central Authority in India
Adoption - General Information About Adopting in India
Air Ambulance / Medi-Vac Info
Amending/Correcting the Consular Report of Birth
American Center
American Citizens Traveling Abroad
American Library, New Delhi
Americans in India Journal
Animals, Importing/Exporting                                                                          Taking a Pet Overseas                                                                             Pets in India: Indian Requirements
Apostilles - Obtaining in India or the U.S.

Application form for Passport Pages 
  • Passport Application Process
Application:  Consular Report of Birth Abroad (DS-2029)
  • Consular Report of Birth Abroad Process in New Delhi
Application:  Social Security Card (PDF 234KB)
Appointments for Passports and Notary Services
  • Office Holidays and Closures
Arrest of an American Citizen
ART, Artificial Reproductive Technology in India
Assisted Reproductive Technology

Attorneys List
Attorneys (Procedures for Retaining a Foreign Attorney)
Attorneys in the U.S. (ABA Lawyer Referral Service)
Authenticate documents for use in the U.S. or India
Avian Flu and other Pandemics
  • Avian Flu and other Pandemics - India


Baby (Baby's First Passport & Report of Birth in India) 
Bhutan: Country Report 
Bird Flu 
Birth Certificates, Order from a State in the U.S.   
Birth Certificate for Americans Born Abroad 
Birth Certificate for Americans Born Abroad - How to Amend/Correct  
Burial Flags for Veterans
Business Disputes 


Center for Disease Control 
Changing Your Name in Your Passport

Chemical/Biological Agents Fact Sheet 
Child Citizenship Act of 2000  
Child Abduction in India 
Children's Passport Issuance Alert Program  
Child's Passport/Birth/Social Security
Child Support Issues
Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) 
Citizenship: Renunciation
Closure Dates for American Citizen Services
Commercial Disputes
Commercial Services 
Consultants (Taxes)
Consular Notification and Access
Consular Report of Birth
Consular Report of Death
Contact Information and Hours
Correcting or Amending a U.S. Passport 
Country Specific Information for India
Crime in India
Crime Victim Assistance
Crime Victim Assistance in New Delhi
Criminal Record Checks from the U.S. for U.S. Citizens 
Criminal Background Checks and Fingerprinting in India 
Customs and Import Restrictions 


Death Certificates (Consular Report of Death) 
    • General Info 
    • Death of U.S. Citizen in India 
    • Disposition of Remains Report 
Declaration of Foreign Assets
Detention/Arrest Overseas 
Digital Town Hall Transcript (12/7/2011) 
Disabilities – Traveling with Disabilities 
Disaster Preparedness
   • Are You Ready? Guide
 • Disaster Assistance
 • Foreign Disaster Assistance
CDC Emergency Preparedness
Disputes (Commercial and Business)
Divorce Abroad
DNA and Parentage Blood Testing
DNA Testing Facilities
Domestic Violence
Driving Overseas-- International Permit Info
Drug Offenses Overseas
DS-11: Application for a U.S. Passport
DS-3053: Statement of Consent for a Passport to a Minor < 16
DS-4085: Application for Additional Visa Pages
DS-5504: Application for a U.S. Passport - Name Change, Data Correction, and Limited Passport Replacement
DS-64: Statement Regarding Lost or Stolen Passport
DS-82: Application for a U.S. Passport by Mail (Renewals only)
Dual Nationality 
Dual Nationality: Loss of U.S. Citizenship


Earthquake Preparedness (Guide)
Electronic Federal Tax Payment
Embassy and Consulates of India in the United States
Emergency Loans Through Department of State
English Newspapers in India
Enroll with the Embassy for Security and Travel Information
Estates of Deceased U.S. Citizens Overseas
Evidence, Obtaining Abroad
Exchange Rate for Fees
Expeditious Naturalization

Family Based Immigrants
Federal Benefits Overseas
Federal Taxes
Fiancé (e) of an American Citizen - Immigrant ("K" Visa)
Financial Emergencies and Sending Money Overseas

Financial Scams
Finding Someone in India
Fingerprinting in India
First Passport (Baby)
Flags for Veterans
Foreign Embassies in India 
Foreign Embassies in the United States
Foreign Commercial Service
Foreign Service Exam
Forms and Applications
    • Passport Forms-- Apply Online (all applicants)
    • Add Pages / Passport Amendment Forms
    • DS-64 (lost or stolen passport supplemental form)
    • Consular Report of Birth Abroad
    • DS-2029 Continuation Sheet (PDF 115KB) 
    • Parental Consent Form DS-3053
    • Social Security Card Application (PDF 56KB) 
    • Visas to the U.S.
    • Visas to India
Fraud – Internet Scams
Freedom of Information Act 
FRRO: Foreign Regional Registration Office 
Foreign Service Officers Test (FSOT) (PDF 247KB)


Green Card Questions  

Health Information for Americans Overseas
Health Information on India (CDC)
Holidays (American & Indian) 
Hours and Contact Information

India Ministry of Tourism
Indian Tourism Info
Indian Visas and Immigration Information
Immunization Information
Insurance (Travel)
International Drivers License
International Financial Scams
International Travel
Intercountry Adoption
Internet Dating and Romance Scams
Internet Based Registration System (IBRS)
Internal Revenue Service
Income Tax

                                                                                                          Judicial Assistance Overseas

Kidnappings Between India and the U.S.
"K" Visa for Fiancé (e) of an American Citizen

Lawful Permanent Resident - (LPR) - "Green Card" - CBP Website 
Lawful Permanent Resident - (LPR) - "Green Card" - USCIS Website 
Lawyers in India
Lawyers in the U.S. (ABA Lawyer Referral Service)
Legal Assistance Overseas
Letters Rogatory
Living Overseas
    • Financial Emergencies in India   
    • Emergency Loans Through Department of State 
Lost Green Card
Lost Passport 
    • DS-64 (supplemental form for lost passports)  


Medi-Vac / Air Ambulance Info
Marriage in India
Marriage of U.S. Citizens Abroad
Medallion Signatures
Medical Insurance Overseas
Medical Resources
Messages to U.S. Citizens 
Ministry of Home Affairs (Government of India)  
Missing People 
    • Welfare Visits to a U.S. Citizen in India  
Money Transfers in India (Emergency) 
Money (General Information on Sending Money Overseas)

Natural Disaters (earthquakes, tsunamis, typhoons)
Nepal: Country Report
Newborn Baby:  Report a Birth Abroad    
New Delhi Tourism 
    • Indian Tourism
No Objection Certificates
Notary/Notarial Services
   • U.S. Documents, Using in India
   • Indian Documents, Using in the U.S.
   • Affidavits, Apostilles and Other Notary Questions 
Nuclear/Radiological Incident Fact Sheet  

Obtaining Evidence in India
OCI (Overseas Citizen of India) Information
Overseas Citizens Services
Overseas Citizen Services Trust


Pakistan:  Country Report
Pakistan, Visas for
Parental Child Abduction
Parental Consent Form (DS-3053)
    • Also see:  Passports for Minors 
    • Application Form Online (everyone should use this)    
    • Make Appointment (required)  
    • Adult Renewal (16 years or older)  
    • Renew by Mail (adult renewals only)  
    • Child Renewal (under 16 years of age)  
    • Report of Birth Abroad/First-Time Passport   
    • Lost or Stolen Passport
    • Add Pages or Make a Change
Passport photo    
Pets Overseas 
    • Pets in India 
PIO (Person of Indian Origin) Information
Police Clearances from the U.S. for U.S. Citizens
Prescriptions Overseas 
Privacy Act Waiver (Authorization for the Release of Information under the Privacy Act)   (PDF 29KB)



Rabies in India (PDF)
Registration with the Embassy
Registration Requirements for Indian Visas
Remains-- Returning a Deceased Loved One to the U.S. 
Renew My Existing Passport (Adult) 
Renew My Existing Passport (Child) 
Renunciation of Citizenship
Report of Birth
Road Safety Overseas


Security Firms (Private) - New Delhi Consular District
Security Updates: Receive by Email
Selective Service Registration
Sending Money Overseas
Service of Process  
Social Security 
    • Social Security Card Application (PDF 56KB)
State/Local Taxes
STEP - Enroll for Security and Travel Updates 
Students Abroad
Swine Flu and other Pandemics


Tax Consultants
Taxes - Form 8938 (Foreign Assets)
Time Difference Between India and the U.S. 
Tourism (India Ministry of Tourism)
Tourism in Delhi   
Tourism Fraud and Complaints
Transferring Money Overseas
Transportation Letter (for lost Green Cards)
Travel Alerts
Travel Insurance
Travel Tips from the Department of State
Travel Tips to India

U.S. Citizens Traveling Abroad
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
U.S. Embassies and Consulates Overseas - Locate
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)


Verification of Employment Offers
Veteran Affairs
Victims of Crime 
    • General Information
    • Victims of Crime in India 
    • Victim's Assistance Guide: India (PDF 139KB)
    • To the U.S. 
    • To India 
    • Registration Requirements for Indian Visas
Visa on Arrival
Vital Records: Info on Ordering Records from the U.S. 
    • Copy of Witness to Marriage    
    • Birth Certificate  
    • Consular Report of Birth Abroad-- Replace or Amend    
    • Death Certificates- General Information  
    • Death in New Delhi Consular District     
 Voting Information/Voting Messages


Warden Messages (Now Messages to U.S. Citizens)  
Welfare and Whereabouts Visits
    • General Information 
    • Welfare Visits in India
    • Missing People 
What Time is it in India or the U.S.?  Int'l Time Calculator 
Wiring Money Overseas, Financial Emergencies     
World Health Organization (WHO) Travel Page
Worldwide Caution




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