Police verification of passport applicants to be expedited

Police verification of passport applicants to be expedited
The average time taken for police verification of passport applications have been brought down to 25 days and steps are being taken to reduce it further, said M.Ramasubramani, Inspector General of Police, Central Zone, Tiruchi, here on Friday. “From …
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Business Aircraft Ops to Costa Rica: Documentation & Local Area

Business Aircraft Ops to Costa Rica: Documentation & Local Area
Valid passports are required for both passengers and crew to enter Costa Rica. Depending upon nationality, the required remaining validity on your passport may vary. For some nationalities it's sufficient to have passport validity to cover the intended …
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Botswana passport makes top four in Africa
The research shows that passport holders from Seychelles can visit 126 of 194 countries in the world without having to apply for a visa. The Mauritian passport allows visa free or visa on arrival travel to 123 countries. The South African passport …
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IN PICTURES: The boozy Stourbridge night out which ended in Marbella

IN PICTURES: The boozy Stourbridge night out which ended in Marbella
“We have been swapping T-shirts around so it didn't look like we were going out in the same top because we only arrived in the clothes on our back and one iPhone charger between four of us. “Although we have bought a few tops and pairs of … Seeming …
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Bosnian authorities identify police station attack suspects
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnian authorities have identified two suspects arrested in connection with a fatal attack on a police station, including one already under investigation for allegedly helping to recruit fighters for the Islamic …
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Free passport photos from Dec. 29 to Jan. 3 at Union County Clerk's Offices in

Free passport photos from Dec. 29 to Jan. 3 at Union County Clerk's Offices in
“Some countries require passports to be valid for an additional three to six months after your visit,” Rajoppi added. “If your passport is due to expire within six months of your international travel, you should renew your passport to ensure a smoother …
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'Passport to Israel,' scholarships help make teen trips to Israel a reality

'Passport to Israel,' scholarships help make teen trips to Israel a reality
For more information about Israel scholarships, Passport to Israel and the Federation's Israel programs, visit jfedpgh.org/israel. For information about enrolling in Passport to Israel or applying for an Israel scholarship, contact Debbie Swartz …
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American Holidays Competition: Terms and Conditions
Both passengers must travel together on the same flights. Frequent Flyer miles do not apply to this transportation. These tickets are not valid on codeshare flights. The winner is responsible for being in possession of a valid passport and visa where …
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Man reported missing at sea for 66 days found in good health

Man reported missing at sea for 66 days found in good health
Grenz said he made a copy of Jordan's U.S. passport describing the American as weighing 290 pounds. Jordan now was probably only about 200 pounds and he looked little like the man in the passport photo, Grenz said. "It was a bit like the movie of Tom …
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Yemen evacuation provokes debate over protection offered by Chinese passport
There is a widely circulated piece of humor online on the misperception of benefits that some Chinese believe foreign countries can offer. Listed first is the powerful US passport that some believe can provide omnipresent protection to its holders.
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Passport to Unity wants you to laugh
… here to nominate a Community Driver. Tickets for the event are $ 20.00 each and can be purchased online or in person at the Sault Career Centre, 503 Queen St. E. Passport To Unity is hosted by the Sault Community Career Centre …
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Pica corner: Renewing your passport

Pica corner: Renewing your passport
Q I WILL be sending my passport to Jamaica with my sister for renewal as it is now expired. What is the procedure and what documents should I send with her? I currently reside in New York? A Please do not send your passport to Jamaica with your sister.
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US Embassy closure in observance of the Easter holidays
… of the U.S. Embassy's Consular Section via telephone: 242-322-1181. General information on Consular services, including procedures for obtaining or renewing a passport or visa, is available on the U.S. Embassy's website at http://nassau.usembassy.gov.
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Belgian man stateless in Hong Kong after losing citizenship when renewing
Sze Chung Cheung, who has lived and worked in Hong Kong since 2009, was born in Hong Kong to a Belgian mother and a Hong Kong father. The financier's problems began in February when he applied for what he thought was a routine passport renewal.
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Passport mela to be held in Pune on April 11

Passport mela to be held in Pune on April 11
Applicants must register on the website with details of the application and pay the required fee. Only applicants with valid appointments will be allowed to enter the Seva Kendra. People may visit the venue with their application reference number sheet …
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7-step guide to getting a Swiss passport
In addition, unlike Swiss residence permits, which lapse when you leave the country a Swiss passport stays with you. And you get to vote, which in Switzerland will keep you very busy. The following 7-step guide summarises the process for applying for …
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Huron Bruce MP Hosts Passport Clinics
Lobb's office will courier the passport applications directly to Passport Canada. Ben Lobb has held three passport clinics this year, helping over 400 constituents with their applications and documents. Passport Canada application forms can be picked …
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Patients must show passport to use NHS or pay more than £2000 in 'heath

Patients must show passport to use NHS or pay more than £2000 in 'heath
You can renew a passport in one day People will have to prove they are 'ordinarily resident' in the UK to get free care. Measures to screen patients for eligibility include forms in outpatient and A&E wards asking them for their passport number and …
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Latest United States Passport Application News

Report: Passport kiosks cut Customs lines at NYC airports
Do U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) wait times at New York JFK and Newark Liberty International airports seem shorter? They are, according to a new study by the Global Gateway Alliance (GGA). GGA used data from 2013 and 2014 to calculate …
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High-tech passport kiosks bring speed to McCarran's international terminal
Newly installed Automated Passport Control kiosks are seen at the U.S. Customs Arrivals Hall in Terminal 3 at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas Tuesday, April 14, 2015. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal) Follow Erik Verduzco on Twitter …
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The Memoir of an "American Terrorist"
Working with the Pakistani militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba, Headley used his U.S. passport to travel to India, scout locations for the plot, film them and even find a landing site for the plot's attackers. Within weeks of Mumbai, Headley was working on …
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