Police hunt gang forging Thai IDs for foreigners | Bangkok Post: news

Police hunt gang forging Thai IDs for foreigners | Bangkok Post: news
The petition was filed after officials at a district registry office found a gang produced bogus iDs for 11 non-Thais two years ago by using names of deceased people that have not been cleared from civil-registration systems. Each forged document cost …
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Launch of Biometric Residence Permits in Ethiopia
From this date, applicants will receive a 30-day sticker in their passport instead of a 'vignette' with the full grant of leave. Applicants will be required to collect their BRP from a post office within ten days of arrival in the UK. The BRP card can …
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Case seeking to unseat Senator Poe finally filed
In his plea, Mr. David said Ms. Poe is not qualified to hold her Senate seat and her previous post as chairman of the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board because she is not a natural-born Filipino given her foundling status. He added …
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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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