Beer Calendar: Oktoberfest, Big Beers Tix and Book Beers

Beer Calendar: Oktoberfest, Big Beers Tix and Book Beers
For the tour, participants can download a passport from the library district's website and then visit participating breweries, including 3 Freaks in Highlands Ranch, Barnett & Sons in Parker, Elk Mountain in Parker, Grist in Highlands Ranch, Hall …
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'Quite ridiculous': Al-Qaeda-connected man enters UK on Afghan passport
Bidit Dey: Absolutely, it's quite ridiculous, but I'm not entirely surprised with this development as the UK government hasn't shown enough ability and potential to apply some of their policies. There is a clear inconsistency and contradiction in what …
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The complete guide to getting Global Entry and TSA PreCheck
If you've been thinking about applying for any of the US government's expedited screening programs for frequent fliers—Global Entry, TSA PreCheck, and the like—don't put it off any longer. The process is easier than you might … Global Entry: It's …
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Philadelphia, PA — (SBWIRE) — 08/23/2013 — is pleased to announce expedited passport services in Philadelphia and New Jersey this fall. The company has been assisting its clients with obtaining an expedited passport in …
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My life of hell in an Afghan harem
I will never see my passport again. That means — I would soon learn — that I would not be able to leave Afghanistan at will. I am now subject to the laws and custom of Afghanistan, and as a Afghan woman, that means hardly any rights at all. My …

Eleanor Catton interview: fortune favours the bold
She recounts a story of once being stopped at passport control and asked to prove she was a writer. She pressed her first novel, The … Her second novel, The Luminaries, is set during the 1860s gold rush in New Zealand. A series of crimes have been …

A Simple Visa Request Vs. Afghan Bureaucracy

A Simple Visa Request Vs. Afghan Bureaucracy
The collection line outside Kabul's Passport Office. NPR producer Sultan Faizy spent more than two weeks trying to get reporter Sean Carberry's visa renewed. (NPR). You think getting a passport or renewing your driver's license in the U.S. is a headache?
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Finnish police outsourcing more document services
An applicant only needs to appear in person at a police station once, to provide data needed for biometric identification. If Parliament approves a pending bill, holders of biometric passports will be able to renew them without the need for further …
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Criticize the Obama administration, pay a terrible price
President Barack Obama's condescending commencement address urging Ohio University graduates to reject voices warning Americans of “tyranny” is an Obama-in-your-face reference to NRA and a host of groups his bureaucrats are trying to crush with …
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Afghan with fake passport deported

Afghan with fake passport deported
An Afghanistan national was deported from Chennai Airport back to Kabul, after he was found using a fake Indian passport on arrival from Kuala Lumpur on Friday. Immigration officials were baffled that he had a fake Indian passport and Intelligence …
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Deported from Israel for being a Muslim who visited Pakistan
The early warning signs should have been clear at passport control when the woman there rifled through my passport, asked “You've been to Pakistan?” and quickly sifted me through to the interrogation room where everyone incidentally was either Arab or …
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VS poser to MEA: 'Why appoint a cop as passport officer'
A week after the CBI raided the Malappuram passport office and the residence of the passport officer, Opposition leader V S Achuthanandan Wednesday questioned the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) appointment of a Kerala police officer as Malappuram …
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