Chef author and TV host of The Taste, was barred from a flight out of London to Los Angeles, California on 30 March 2014, due to public revelations of past cocaine use, which became public during her contentious divorce from her second husband. Was initially refused entry in 1993 due to cocaine-related arrests and charges in Italy and Argentina; Maradona had been banned from playing soccer/football for 15 months in 1991. In 2005, when he was Chief Minister of Gujarat state in India, Modi was denied a diplomatic A-2 visa to the United States.Was then allowed entry to the USA in 1994 to play for the Argentine national team who were competing in the FIFA World Cup in the United States that year; and in 2013 Maradona then attempted to go to Disney World in Orlando, Florida with his grandson, but was denied a visa at the American consulate in Dubai due to additional drug and assault related charges compiled from 1994 to 2013. airport for approximately eight hours before being told he could not enter the U. In addition, the B-1/B-2 visa that had previously been granted to him was revoked, under a section of the Immigration and Nationality Act which makes any foreign government official who was responsible or "directly carried out, at any time, particularly severe violations of religious freedom" ineligible for the visa.He had been spotted at a party in London the night before, with Nigella Lawson, a close friend.
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His name had originally been flagged as being on a no fly list. US Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) officials at O'Hare Airport (Chicago) seized Mc Aliskey who was traveling on a flight from Dublin to New York on the grounds that she posed a “serious threat to national security”; an official stated that she was not allowed to enter due to an “expired visa waiver”.
Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers alerted the United States Transportation Security Administration, which then diverted his flight to Bangor, Maine, where he was detained by officers from the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS). immigration authorities barred her from entering the U. on July 9, 2015 before she was to participate in a left-wing conference on U. She had also been temporarily banned from entering the U. in 1983 for fundraising for the Irish National Liberation Army (INLA).
Modi was issued a visa to visit the US in September 2014 after becoming the Prime Minister of India.
In a volte-face by the US administration, Modi was invited to address a joint session of both houses of the US Congress which he did in June 2016.