End Xenophobia to Win War On Terror

End Xenophobia to Win War On Terror
Somalis claim that the son and grandson of civil servants, Abdirahim Mohamed Abdullahi, left his law studies to join al Shabaab after he was allegedly denied a Kenyan passport and told to go and get one in Mogadishu. If this is true, would it not …
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Report: Mossad informed Cyprus authorities of imminent attack
Citing the Kuwaiti newspaper Al Jarida, which quoted exclusive sources, the report claims the Mossad closely watched the man's movements after the agency was tipped off he was planning to carry out an attack. According to Al Jarida, the Mossad only …
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HC notice to police over passport on wrong address
The plea, filed by an NGO Paardarshita Public Welfare Foundation, alleged that the assistant passport officer got his and his family's passports issued from a non-existing address in Chhattarpur extension which is not approved by any landowning agency.
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Illegal recruiters are fast 'for all the wrong reasons' – POEA

Illegal recruiters are fast 'for all the wrong reasons' – POEA
I will pay for your passport'," he said. He added that other illegal recruiters "will even provide … "The electronic processes makes it easier for us to trace who brought in or uploaded an illegal document or a fraudulent document. It's easy to spot …
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MEA-sponsored passport camp evokes good response

MEA-sponsored passport camp evokes good response
He booked an appointment online and completed the process for passport for his daughter at Mysuru zilla panchayat office, where the camp is on. Dinesh said travelling to Bengaluru to apply for passports will burn a hole in his pocket. "One needs to …
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Man given wrong passport following five-month delay
Atul Gotsurve, regional passport officer, told Mirror, "We process 1,200 passport applications at PSK. Such mistakes rarely take place, about one in one lakh passports reach the incorrect person," he said.However, while his own department said it will …
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The Photographer's Guide to a Ten-Minute Passport Photo
… lot more pleasant than having it taken elsewhere. [Disclaimer] This guide is based upon the current rules governing the passport application process. Before you give this a try make sure to check with the current passport photo requirements and …
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Municipal official investigated over sexual and physical mistreatment of helper
Her passport had expired in 2012. Petaling Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Arjunaidi Mohamed confirmed the police reports, adding that investigations were under way. Police have recorded statements from both the victim and the councillor. The victim has been …
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There is a lot wrong with Ghana's Missions abroad
Many friends and others have complained bitterly about the trauma that they are put through by the Ghanaian missions abroad when they apply for passports or want expired ones renewed for them. My own passport has expired and I am yet to begin the …
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Sec. of State tours Texas for voter ID campaign
Of those IDs, four must be unexpired or expired less than 60 days: a Texas driver license, a Texas ID card, a Texas concealed handgun license or a U.S. Passport. Voters can also provide a U.S. military identification card or U.S. citizenship …
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Woman says passport delivered with wrong photo

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Woman says passport delivered with wrong photo
A woman trying to go on a trip said her passport came in with the wrong photo on it. Emerald Bilbrey of New Carlisle decided to get a jump on planning for a cruise with her husband by obtaining her passport last Fall.She went to the Fairborn post …
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Ghaziabad passport office short-staffed
Ghaziabad, May 17 (IANS) A shortage of staff at the Ghaziabad Passport Seva Kendra (PSK) is resulting in long queues of people applying for passports. Regional Passport Officer Sita Ram Yadav said the present skeletal staff is not able to cope with the …
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South South Learning: Chaos, corruption rock Zim's passport offices
The dust, dirt, long snaking queues and aggressive vendors just outside the main offices of Zimbabwe's dilapidated passport office at Makombe Building in Harare make for a chaotic if not foreboding atmosphere. Upon arrival at the offices it is not …
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