By Camila Domonoske | NPR | 1 week 7 hours ago | World
Shreyas Royal, one of the world's best chess players in his age group, was to be deported after his father's work visa expired. But following outcry, the U.K. government made an exception.
By PALKO KARASZ | NYT | 1 week 8 hours ago | World
Shreyas Royal was 3 when his father, Jitendra Singh, moved the family to London from Bangalore, India.
By Associated Press | WashPost | 1 week 13 hours ago | World
The family of a 9-year-old India-born chess prodigy whose case drew international attention says it has won its fight to stay in Britain.
By Sarah Marsh | The Guardian | 1 week 15 hours ago | World
Shreyas Royal’s father says son ecstatic after Home Office reverses visa decision A nine-year-old chess prodigy has been told he does not have to leave the UK when his father’s work visa expires, a move that has been welcomed by MPs and chess organisations in Britain. Shreyas Royal has lived in the UK since he was three but was told he would be sent back to India when the work visa expires in September....