UPDATED: Banbury child sexual exploitation gang sentenced

UPDATED: Banbury child sexual exploitation gang sentenced
It relates to an offence where he was found in possession or control of a false South African passport and UK resident permit. Speaking during sentencing, Judge Zoe Smith said: “The victims' personal … Thames Valley Police carried out warrants to …
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Passport Office to be stripped of agency status after soaring summer backlog
The Home Office last year cut several passport offices within foreign embassies at an annual saving of £20m and moved the work to centres in Liverpool, Durham and Belfast. The decision was also intended to boost security, as it was considered too risky …
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Passport office make profit after summer where Nottinghamshire holidaymakers

Passport office make profit after summer where Nottinghamshire holidaymakers
Last summer the Post reported that holidaymakers in Nottinghamshire were worried they would miss their summer breaks due to the strikes at the Passport Office. Workers walked out over staff shortages with the service struggling to cope with a 30,000 …
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Caribbean RoundUp
Al Jazeera, the television conglomerate, with offices in the Middle East and the United States, has reported that Sweet Home- a company based in the emirate Ajman – has “incentivized its property by including Antiguan and Barbudan passport with certain …
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READ IN: Recess Reading Edition
(Washington Post). — The NSA considered abandoning its program to collect and store Americans' call records even before Edward Snowden leaked details of the practice. The proposal to end the program had not yet reached then-NSA director Keith …. The …
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How to Take a 'Game of Thrones' Tour of Northern Ireland

How to Take a 'Game of Thrones' Tour of Northern Ireland
The Northern Ireland tourism board hopes to attract tourists by billing itself as "The Real Westeros," thanks to its large number of Game of Thrones filming locations. Game of Thrones has already brought more than £87 million to Northern Ireland, where …
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InterContinental Hotels Launch 000 Bespoke Vacations
Gotham Air, the company that offers helicopter transfers to New York airports, has announced a promo code (FLY149) for any rides booked through February 22. The discounted rate will be $ 149, higher than the first-time price of $ 99 but lower than the …
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Nebraska HHS official recommends extending child welfare contract for another
LINCOLN — A top state official is recommending that Nebraska continue contracting out management of Omaha-area child welfare cases for another year. In a letter to lawmakers, Tony Green, acting children and family services director for the Department …
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ICE, Guatemalan authorities arrest head of fraudulent document ring, seize 400

ICE, Guatemalan authorities arrest head of fraudulent document ring, seize 400
Authorities then began tracing the origins of the altered passport. Cuyuch is pending prosecution in Guatemala and faces up to 10 years imprisonment. “This case serves as a prime example of the outstanding bilateral relationship between the United …
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Franklin jewelry store supports Breast Care Connection at RWJ
… are currently battling the disease. Breast cancer affects an estimated 220,000 women in the U.S. every year. … All participants will be asked to fill-out some paperwork and will need to present identification such as a passport or driver's …
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Hillary Clinton for President: To be or not to be?
There can be no doubt that Hillary Rodham Clinton is the natural choice of today's Democratic Party in the United States of America as front-runner for the 2016 Presidential election, given her heavyweight political pedigree over many decades. The …
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Sierra Leone News: Post Mark: London
He asked. Well, kind of, I said; look, he said, “I am coming from a Board meeting in Holland and the instruction from the Board is to put expansion plans on hold and that the London office should start planning defensive measures, such as strengthening …
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NHS services to require a passport to stop migrants and tourists abusing it
The measures are part of a Government drive to stop migrants and tourists abusing the Health Service, which costs up to £2billion a year. Hospitals have been issued with guidelines from the Department of Health telling them they have a 'legal …
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The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces Meeting of the
The majority of the meeting will be devoted to an exchange of ideas between the Department's senior management and IAG representatives, with reasonable time provided for members of the public to provide comment. … In order to register, you must …
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Man, Wife Charged With Passport, Insurance Fraud
Scott Moretti, special agent in charge of the Washington Field Office, U.S. Department of State, Diplomatic Security Service; B.W. Collier, acting director of the N.C. State Bureau of Investigation; Steven M. Watkins, director of the N.C. Division of …
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When You Change Your Name, Tell These Organizations
You'll want to notify the U.S. Postal Service, your employer, insurers and your doctors. Again, simply showing these various parties your marriage certificate and updated driver's license should be sufficient to get them to record the change. It's …
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Israeli killed in Berlin had turned to embassy for help
A police spokesperson said officials used DNA evidence and a passport found on the body to confirm the identity of Damari. German … “The place the body was found is also the scene of the crime,” it added, renewing a call for witnesses to come forward.
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Govt is biggest identity thief
… or not, you're more or less forced to have one. So no great surprise to read earlier in the week that New Zealand has some of the most expensive passport charges in the world and to add insult to injury the validity time is half that of the average …
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Latest from Iran

Latest from Iran
Under the laws, those seeking care may be asked to show their passport before they receive medical help. Those who are seeking care for the first time may be asked about their living situation in Britain and how long … Accident & Emergency (A&E) and …
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Travel agencies can help plan perfect vacations
In the case of an emergency at home or at sea, Waynick can also help facilitate long distance or ship-to-shore communication. “I am responsible for knowing all the rules and … A passport is needed for international travel or a cruise that embarks in …
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Interpol issues 'red corner' notice against BNP leader Tarique Rahman
His Bangladesh passport is no longer valid and has not been renewed — so he lives in London as a refugee, reliable sources in London and Dhaka indicate. The Interpol 'most wanted' list has carried Tarique's picture with details, saying Bangladesh is …
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An Israeli visit to Iran causes a stir in Tehran

An Israeli visit to Iran causes a stir in Tehran
In response to Azoulay's article, the spokesman for the Iranian Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance, Hossein Nooshabadi, said she had "entered Iran on an American passport, she didn't have a press card and came in as a tourist, an American …
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Twist in Allison's Passports Saga
"Before we issued a passport to Michael Allison and he had all the necessary legal documents which proves that he was a Liberian something which left us with no choice but to issue him the passport and I think the Ministry of Justice and the court …
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Mohamed Fahmy's Lawyer: Canadian Government 'Only Impediment' To Getting

Mohamed Fahmy's Lawyer: Canadian Government 'Only Impediment' To Getting
"Canadian citizens are entitled to a passport unless there's a darn good reason why not…The 'why not' doesn't apply to Mohamed's case. There is no condition being placed on him by the court in Egypt or the Egyptian authorities that would somehow mean …
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Hospital charges to rise for non-EU patients
The new guidelines do not require patients on trolleys in hospitals to produce passports before getting access to urgent care. Nor do they apply to accident and emergency or a visit to a GP. What is covered is ongoing treatment on the NHS after an …
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