Illegal migrant's scam exposes flaw in passport system

Illegal migrant's scam exposes flaw in passport system
But the discovery of the passports in Thailand led to an investigation of illegal immigration, dubbed Operation Echo, by the Organised and Financial Crime Agency of New Zealand. One of those targeted was Alcalde, who was able to slip back into New …
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Passport Mela on Saturdays
CHENNAI: In a bid to achieve a target of issuing four lakh passports in 2014, the Chennai Regional Passport office held a Passport mela on Saturday at the Saligrammam office. The mela attracted around 1,250 applicants. Such a mela will also be held on …
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New software has simplified passport application process: Regional Passport
The Regional Passport Officers of Mumbai and Thane, backed by the technology service provider TCS, explained the new initiatives for issuing passports, at the interactive seminar organized by the MoneyLife Foundation. Introduction of biometric finger …
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