What you can do to speed up your passport application

What you can do to speed up your passport application
To renew a standard 32-page adult passport under the Fast Track 'one week' service costs £103. You cannot use these services if you are applying for your first adult passport. You are unable to get a child's first passport – or renew an existing one …
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Nepalese embassy to speed up passport application process

Nepalese embassy to speed up passport application process
Harihar Kant Poudel, second secretary at the Nepal embassy, said new passports are currently issued four months after the submission of an application. “This is due to various reasons. The details of each applicant are manually entered and the same is …
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Militants Kin's Passport Application Not to be Rejected: Kashmir's Omar
JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday said nobody's passport application should be rejected on the grounds of a relative's involvement in militancy. Abdullah's comment came on Twitter after Sheikh Ruhail Afzal, resident of …
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Bangkok Shutdown Leads to Waiting Game at Passport Office
All she needs now is a passport. But the 30-year-old civil servant will have to wait while the Foreign Ministry clears a backlog of 30,000 applications before getting to hers. Ms. Sawitra spent over an hour traveling to Bangkok from the popular seaside …
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Airside Mobile Passport Control App Could Speed Up CBP Screening

Airside Mobile Passport Control App Could Speed Up CBP Screening
San Jose, Calif. — The Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) and Airside Mobile today debuted Mobile Passport Control (MPC), a new smartphone app developed in partnership with United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) that is …
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10 ways a government shutdown would affect your daily life
If the Democrats and Republicans don't stop bickering and agree to how the U.S. should pay its bills, the federal government will shut down, come October 1. And at a time when the economy's finally showing signs of life, that could be … If you don't …
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Detroit Bankruptcy Hearing Will Decide Speed Of Municipal Eligibility Trial

Detroit Bankruptcy Hearing Will Decide Speed Of Municipal Eligibility Trial
What is likely to be a fierce court battle begins Friday, when U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes hears arguments over his schedule for Detroit's eligibility to file for bankruptcy. Even that … "The other two factors, though, could definitely get …
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With support we can win even more medals – Naidoo
"They have just been getting back into training and are on track with their performances going towards Rio in 2016. … South African Amateur Swimming Federation, Naidoo said his father, who was denied the opportunity to travel abroad to watch …
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