Being An Overseas Indian Has Never Been Better

Being An Overseas Indian Has Never Been Better
It cannot measure, for example, the effect of a given passport on a person's chance to get a specialised work visa (like H-1B in the US) or a student visa, because such visas are usually issued on grounds that are different from an ordinary tourist …
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Crackdown on black money: Absconders won't have a passport to evade taxmen
Tax authorities will be able to initiate action against those having undeclared overseas assets even after a change in residency if these were held while being an Indian resident."If the overseas asset was acquired and held as a resident and not …
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Tourist Arrested for Scam; Phuket Killer Crash; Aussie Held on Samui; Krabi

Tourist Arrested for Scam; Phuket Killer Crash; Aussie Held on Samui; Krabi
bangkokpost.com No Thai passports? No problem if you're Thaksin Shinawatra. The former prime minister was in Montenegro to renew his passport as it was running out of pages, his daughter Paetongtran wrote on her Instagram account, @ingshin21.
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Journalist Says He Will Be 'Morocco's First Undocumented Moroccan'
Ali Lmrabet, who has dual French and Moroccan nationality, is being denied the residence certificate he needs to get a new national ID card and to renew his passport, which expires on 24 June. Without these documents, he cannot move ahead with his …
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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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Wife and child of Islamic State leader Baghdadi held in Lebanon

Wife and child of Islamic State leader Baghdadi held in Lebanon
If so, the revelation would support the claim of international involvement. The US and other states have samples of Baghdadi's DNA from the nine months he spent in US custody in Iraq in 2004. The British Foreign Office said it had nothing to add to the …
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SKN Passport Re-Issuance Begins Wednesday
The e-passports can be returned to the Passport Office in Basseterre, the Federal Office or the Premier's Ministry in Nevis. Application forms can be obtained locally from Health and Community Centres, Post Offices, and Passport Offices, and the …
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