Ten days into dharna, family members of 40 Indians abducted in Iraq get little

Ten days into dharna, family members of 40 Indians abducted in Iraq get little
For the past 10 days, 36 family members of the abductees – all from low-income families in Punjab – have been sitting on a dharna at Jantar Mantar in Delhi, demanding some information about the government's attempts to bring back their loved ones. Of …
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State of the nation address 2015: Foreigner voting rights an opportunity for
With the June 7 referendum in mind, the PM commented that “we are of the opinion that participation should not be limited to those people who have a Luxembourg passport, but must also apply to those, who live, work and reside her.” … of a 10-year …
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Emmanuel Sithole Is Dead
Standing in the queue you wonder what there is to prevent armed robbers from coming out of the dark and relieving us all of our $ 81 application fees and passports. Then the waiting begins. Outside, by the gate and facing the building is a paved, shaded …
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For journalists coming into US, policies border on the absurd

For journalists coming into US, policies border on the absurd
Someone wanted to ask me some questions, noted the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officer holding my well-worn passport. Go stand against that wall, he told me, dropping my … A far cry from a jail cell, it felt more like a startlingly …
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Postage Machines Bring the Post Office Into Your Home or Office

Perhaps you may have already been aware of postage machines but felt that they were something that was only available for larger commercial operations. The truth is that just about anybody is eligible to have a potage machine in their home or office if they feel that they would benefit from havine one.

Savings in Time and Money

Why would someone consider bringing a postage machine into their home or office if they aren’t a larger business handling massive amounts of mail or packages? The answer to that, is savings in both time and money, as well as convenience. If you stop to think about for a moment, even a small number of packages can take a substantial amount of time to process at a post office.

Process Your Packages or Mail Any Time

If this is being done on a regular weekly basis, the time can really add up. Another benefit that postage machines offer is that they can process postage any time of day or night. Post offices open at 8:00 am and close at 5:00 pm and that leaves you only an eight hour time frame to get the postage paid on a package using the conventional method.

Multiple Feature Options

Postage machines come with a wide variety of function options, depending on your needs. For mass mailing of conventional letters, there are even postage machines that will seal your envelopes for you and print-stamp them in bulk. For anyone running a political campaign something like this can really make a difference.

Total Convenience

Postage machines and meters cannot be purchased and therefor, in accordance with U.S. postal service rules and regulations they must be leased. However; there are numerous online sources for them and another place that you can apply for one is at your local post office. With the lines at post offices getting longer and slower every day, more and more people are now bringing the post office into their home, or busines for total convenience with postage machines.

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Navy may press P-8I aircraft into service to search for missing Malaysian

Navy may press P-8I aircraft into service to search for missing Malaysian
The P-8I is Boeing's Indian Navy variant of the US Navy's P-8A Posidon. It is a long-range maritime reconnaissance anti-submarine warfare aircraft. The first one joined the Indian Navy May 15, 2013. Several more of there aircraft are to join service …
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Cuban travel in record numbers a year into reform

Cuban travel in record numbers a year into reform
13, 2014, Berta Soler, leader of the Cuban dissident group Ladies in White, poses with her passport outside the U.S. Interests Section in Havana, Cuba, to apply for a U.S. travel visa in Havana, Cuba. Cubans are taking advantage of a travel reform that …
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Extra costs factor into study abroad
Although the process of obtaining appropriate documentation and traveling to unknown places may seem intimidating, students can find information on how to apply for a passport on the U of M's study abroad homepage. Passport applications are also …
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MEPs to slam Malta's plan for EU passports
Even Cyprus, a country that has often attracted investors with the promise of an EU passport, refused Aliyev's request for the document. Aliyev went through great trouble to apply for a Cypriot citizenship, investing millions of euros in real estate there.
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Crossing the border from USA into Canada on foot across Rainbow Bridge

Crossing the border from USA into Canada on foot across Rainbow Bridge. To get to Canada from the USA, cross Rainbow Bridge from Niagara Falls, New York USA …

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Dominicans of Haitian Descent Cast Into Legal Limbo by Court

Dominicans of Haitian Descent Cast Into Legal Limbo by Court
“I am Dominican,” said Ana María Belique, 27, who was born in the Dominican Republic and has never lived anywhere else, but has been unable to register for college or renew her passport because her birth certificate was no longer accepted. “I don't …
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Richard Oliff: I'd be proud to swear my allegiances
I have a birth certificate, national insurance card, driving licence and passport. Only one of these is necessary for the purpose. National … In my childhood there were occasions when I had seriously, following a period of training and induction …
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How to avoid tourist bus transport when visiting Anzac Cove, Gallipoli
I do not want to have to spend approximately $ 550 to renew our passports if it is not necessary. Have you experienced this predicament? Doc: I spoke to a Princess Cruises spokesperson who said, "While passports and visas remain the responsibility of …
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Kat Cole, Hooters Girl Turned Business Whiz, Transforms Cinnabon Into A

Kat Cole, Hooters Girl Turned Business Whiz, Transforms Cinnabon Into A
According to a Businessweek report, Cinnabon sales will reach $ 1 billion this year and it's mostly thanks to the company's new president, 34-year-old Kat Cole. Cole began her career as a Hooters waitress at 17, working to help her single mother pay the …
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Golden chains: 20 best franchises for travelers
Why its brand is easier to remember than the metric system (or whichever aggravating one you don't use): In 1960, the first DFS location opened in Hong Kong and two years later the company brought the first duty-free shop to the United States …
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Passport Delays
HARRISONBURG— If the government shuts down the state department will continue processing u-s applications for passports, since fees are collected to finance those services. There may be a delay in issuing, however, so plan for the process to take an …
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Zetes wins Gambian deal
It also includes the delivery and installation of 10 permanent enrolment posts, to be placed at various locations including embassy buildings. Additionally, Zetes will … As part of the project implementation, Zetes employees are based in the capital …
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