Strasbourg awards damages to foreign criminal who used fake passport to work

Strasbourg awards damages to foreign criminal who used fake passport to work
Between April 2003 and February 2007 he obtained three jobs, with a recruitment agency, as a forklift truck driver using the false French passport. But when he applied for a provisional driving licence in January 2007, Paulet's fake passport was …
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Transgender in Tajikistan
“This being the case, they must travel abroad to obtain treatment. The state, however, does not recognise the individual's gender identity, which makes obtaining a passport reflecting a transgender person's gender impossible. At border crossings and in …
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Altaf's passport: MQM threatens year-long shutdown in Karachi
MQM leader Rashid Godail told the media that Altaf had signed all documents for obtaining ID card and passport on April 5 in the presence of then Pakistani high commissioner Wajid Shamsul Hasan who brought National Database Registraion Authority …
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Missing passport feared stolen, used for identity theft

Missing passport feared stolen, used for identity theft
Danha had sent his wife and daughter's Zimbabwean passports to Harare to be renewed because they were planning a return visit this summer. But soon after, he got a letter from Citizenship and Immigration Canada inviting the … Danha requested the …
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Are Credit Monitoring Services Worth It?
Fraud alerts last 90 days, and you can renew them as often as you like (a recurring calendar entry can help with this task); consumers who can demonstrate that they are victims or are likely to be victims of identity theft can apply for a long-term …
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Five air-safety lessons from MH370's mysterious disappearance
The SMH report said while it takes time to identify and analyse an image taken from space, China and the US are not inclined to share secrets as air defences and space-based surveillance hardware are some of the most sensitive military information …
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Getting a passport in Bangalore isn't as tough as it used to be!

Getting a passport in Bangalore isn't as tough as it used to be!
Looking to get your passport? You can do it yourself without going through an agent. The Passport Seva portal is easy to use and can save you money. Here's the dope on where and how to apply, the documents you will need and the process.
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Getting the driver's licence just got a little easier as RTO follows the
After seeing the process of issuing of passport getting streamlined with passport office outsourcing the work to private consultancy, the RTO is also planning to follow passport office's footstep and it will be outsourcing the work of preparing …
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