India revamps visa system to boost visitor numbers
13 October 2013 Last updated at 12:26 BST
The Indian government has decided to overhaul the country's visa system in an attempt to boost tourism and business.
The country's limited visa-on-arrival scheme is to be extended to another 40 nationalities including visitors from the US, Australia and much of Europe, with 16 different types of visa reduced to just three - for work, business and tourism.
Neil Heathcote reports.