Bangladeshis must update passports by November

Bangladeshis must update passports by November
With an estimated 150,000 to 200,000 Bangladeshis yet to update their passports, Mohammad Imran, the Bangladeshi Ambassador to the UAE, said that the embassy has gone the extra mile to ensure residents meet the deadline. “We have spoken to several …
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UPDATE: Glasgow Police name suspect in Bluegrass Apartments shooting
The vehicle Wood left the scene in is gray in color, possibly a Honda Pilot or Passport. Anyone with any information as to the whereabouts of Anthony Wood is asked to call Glasgow Police at 270-651-5151. The victim of the shooting, now identified as …
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Cops must complete passport verification process in 21 days in Maharashtra

Cops must complete passport verification process in 21 days in Maharashtra
The decision, announced under the Maharasthra Right to Public Services Ordinance 2015, makes it mandatory for police to complete the on-ground verification of passport applicants in a time-bound manner, said Atul Gotsurve, regional passport officer.
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Yelp: Now for Bureaucracy, Not Just Brunch
(Post offices and passport agencies are currently some of the preferred targets of criticism.) The point of the initiative, Yelp's vice-president of public policy, Luther Lowe, told me, was in line with Kind's request: to give citizens a simple channel …
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Expat voting policy doesn't add up, couple says
Tatiana Warkentin and her husband, John, work for the Universal Postal Union (UPU) in Bern, a specialized agency of the United Nations that coordinates policies for the worldwide postal system. "We decide kind of how the post functions," Warkentin told …
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Patients must show passport to use NHS or pay more than £2000 in 'heath

Patients must show passport to use NHS or pay more than £2000 in 'heath
You can renew a passport in one day People will have to prove they are 'ordinarily resident' in the UK to get free care. Measures to screen patients for eligibility include forms in outpatient and A&E wards asking them for their passport number and …
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Fingerprinting must for Saudis for passport from April 30

Fingerprinting must for Saudis for passport from April 30
RIYADH – The General Directorate of Passports announced that all Saudi men and women who reached the age of 15 or above must have done fingerprinting procedures for the issuance or renewal of passports effective from April 30 (Rajab 1). Maj. Gen.
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Missing Oklahoma City man August Reiger sparks sightings in Ecuador
Two possible sightings reported to Ecuadorean law enforcement renew the possibility that August Reiger is alive. Reiger, now 19, went missing … August Reiger went missing with no money or passport and only the clothes he was wearing. The president of …
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Kerry retreats from US stance that Assad must go

Kerry retreats from US stance that Assad must go
The communiqué, which was agreed to by both Russia and the United States, ducked the issue of Assad's future by saying that each side — the Syrian opposition and the regime — would be able to veto candidates for an interim government who they found …
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Vancouver airport debuts US passport self-scan
Passengers travelling to the United States from Vancouver airport can scan their own passports in an effort to get passengers to clear customs more quickly, according to the Vancouver Airport Authority, but the new technology will not be available to …
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SC unseats Lanao del Norte mayor over US passport
In unseating Mayor Rommel Arnado of Kauswagan, Lanao del Norte, the Supreme Court on April 16 noted that he was able to use his United States passport to travel in and out of the Philippines even after renouncing his American citizenship on April 3 …
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