Fake Passports

  • Mystery deepens around the missing Malaysian airlines plane 11-03-2014 09:51 AM

    Mystery is deepening around the missing Malaysian airliner. Reports now suggest that the Thai travel agency that booked tickets for two passengers with stolen passports had been asked to do so by an Iranian middleman. ...
  • Malaysia air probe finds scant evidence of terror attack: Sources 11-03-2014 07:42 AM

    Kuala Lumpur/Washington: Investigators in Malaysia are voicing skepticism that the airliner that disappeared early Saturday with 239 people on board was the target of an attack, US and European government sources close to the probe said. The fate of the Malaysian airliner that vanished about an hour into a flight...
  • Missing Malaysian jet: Stolen passports a common thing in Asia 10-03-2014 05:03 PM

    New Delhi: The stolen passports and the possibility of a passenger or some passengers using fake passports on the missing Malaysian airlines has triggered an alarm all over the World. Security and intelligence agencies fear that the flight may have been hijacked or bombed by the terrorists. No trace of...
  • Vietnam says it may have found missing Malaysian plane's door 10-03-2014 07:13 AM

    Kuala Lumpur: Vietnamese aircraft spotted what they suspected was one of the doors of a missing Boeing 777 on Sunday, while questions emerged about how two passengers managed to board the ill-fated aircraft using stolen passports. Interpol confirmed it knew about the stolen passports but said no authorities checked its...
  • Four passengers on missing Malaysian plane had fake passports: Source 09-03-2014 09:41 AM

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian authorities are investigating the identities of at least two other passengers on a missing Malaysia Airlines flight, in addition to two who were found to be using stolen passports, a security official said. Investigators were verifying the identities with the relevant embassies in Malaysia, said the official,...
  • Indian woman travels to Pakistan with fake passport to meet 'lover' 17-01-2014 05:02 PM

    Lahore: An Indian woman was deported from the airport here when she flew in from Doha using a fake Pakistani passport to meet a man she had fallen in love with after meeting on a social networking website. Nagita Ramesh, who is in her twenties and hails from Gujarat state,...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 28-11-2013 10:30 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Tejpal misses deadline, Goa police to arrest him 28-11-2013 09:06 PM

    Tehelka Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal is likely to be arrested by the Goa Police after he failed to meet the 3 PM deadline set by it for questioning in a sexual assault case involving a woman journalist. ...
  • Abu Salem jailed for 7 years in fake passport case 28-11-2013 11:44 AM

    Hyderabad: Underworld don Abu Salem has been sentenced to seven years in jail in the 2001 fake passport case by a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in Hyderabad. The court, which had convicted the extradited gangster in the case on November 18, pronounced the sentence on Thursday. Judge...
  • Charges framed against Ramdev's aide Balkrishna in fake passport case 31-10-2013 01:29 PM

    A special CBI court in Dehradun has framed charges against yoga guru Ramdev's close aide Balkrishna for obtaining a passport on the basis of fake documents. Designated CBI judge Pritu Sharma framed charges against Balkrishna and co-accused Naresh Chandra Dwiwedi under different sections of the IPC including cheating and forgery...
  • Fake passport: Court to frame charges against Ramdev aide Balkrishna 24-09-2013 08:19 AM

    Dehradun: A Special CBI court will frame charges against yoga guru Ramdev close aide Balkrishna in the fake passport case on Tuesday. He has been charged with forgery and violation of the Indian Passport Act. CBI claims Balkrishna obtained the passport on the basis of a fake date of birth...
  • TN: 2 persons held with 71 fake Indian passports 02-05-2013 12:46 AM

    Rameswaram: Two persons who were planning to send several Sri Lankan Tamil refugees to Germany using fake Indian passports were on Wednesday arrested and 71 counterfeit passports seized from them at Naripaiyur in Ramanathapuram district, police said. Cash to the tune of Rs 11.5 lakh was also seized from the...
  • Patna court rejects Hasan Ali Khan's bail plea 12-04-2013 03:46 PM

    Patna: A local court in the district rejected the bail application of Pune-based businessman Hasan Ali Khan in a fake passport case. Judicial Magistrate Sunil Kumar passed the order summarily rejecting Khan's bail plea on Friday. The police had last week submitted a chargesheet in the court hearing the fake...
  • Dehradun: CBI court to hear Balkrishna's fake passport case 22-10-2012 08:40 AM

    Dehradun: A special CBI court in Dehradun will hear Baba Ramdev's aide Balkrishna's fake passport case. He has been charged with forgery and violation of the Indian Passport Act. CBI claims Balkrishna obtained the passport on the basis of a fake date of birth certificate. According to the Enforcement Directorate's...
  • Mumbai police seek permission to arrest Tapuriah 02-09-2011 09:08 PM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Friday filed an application in a sessions court, seeking permission to arrest Kolkata-based businessman Kashinath Tapuriah, an associate of Pune stud farm owner Hasan Ali Khan, in a fake passport case. Khan and Tapuriah are currently in judicial custody, after Enforcement Directorate (ED) arrested them...
  • Ramdev aide's plea rejected by the CBI 28-07-2011 01:40 PM

    Dehradun: Yoga guru Ramdev's aide Balkrishna on Thursday sought 20 days time to appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for questioning in a case under the Passport Act, claiming he has applied for a UK visa and his travel document is with that mission. The agency, however, rejected...
  • CBI to probe fake passport case against Ramdev aide 25-06-2011 10:19 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is examining a complaint against Balakrishna, a close aide of yoga guru Baba Ramdev, for allegedly holding a fake passport, agency sources said on Saturday. A preliminary inquiry is likely to be registered soon against Balakrishna, the sources said adding the agency...
  • Ramdev's aide accused under Arms Act: IB 07-06-2011 07:58 PM

    New Delhi: Yoga guru Baba Ramdev's close aide Acharya Balkrishna is being investigated for procuring a fake Indian passport and for violating the Arms Act. Sources say that the Prime Minister's Office has ordered an enquiry against Balkrishna. Documents available with CNN-IBN show that Balkrishna has been a repeat offender....
  • Patna police seek custody of Hasan Ali 26-04-2011 05:25 PM

    Mumbai: Patna police on Tuesday approached a court in Mumbai seeking custody of arrested Pune businessman Hasan Ali Khan in connection with a passport forgery case but their plea was deferred till Wednesday. The police presented a production warrant of Khan issued by the chief judicial magistrate of Patna as...
  • Hasan Ali case: ED to quiz Puducherry LG 19-04-2011 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Iqbal Singh can be questioned by the Enforcement Directorate over his alleged links with tax defaulter Hasan Ali Khan. The Prime Minister's Office gave its permission to the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to question Singh. Sources said the clearance was given when the file seeking such...
  • Puducherry Lt Gen accused of helping Hasan Ali 18-04-2011 08:08 AM

    Puducherry: Lieutenant Governor Iqbal Singh has been accused of helping facilitate a fake passport for India's alleged tax evader Hasan Ali Khan, who's now in judicial custody. Singh has denied the allegations. He told CNN-IBN that he has no plans of resigning. Meanwhile, the state government has distanced itself from...
  • Abu Salem to be examined in fake passport case 28-02-2011 11:39 PM

    Hyderabad: On completion of examination of witnesses in the fake passport case involving extradited gangster Abu Salem, a special court for CBI cases here on Monday set March 7, 2011 as the date for examination of the underworld don. The defence on Monday, cross-examined CBI's Investigating Officer Satish Prabhu. Abu...
  • The fake passport blog - part 2

    Connect |  Jaimon Joseph
    In a country where Nepali's, Bangladeshis and Pakistani's can practically walk across the border - why should a terrorist bother to fake a biometric passport?...

  • Two with fake Indian passports arrested 09-06-2010 08:48 AM

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  • Fake visa agents eating into H1B quota 29-06-2007 03:24 AM

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  • National wipes: News on Saturday 13-05-2007 12:21 AM

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  • Fake passport: Fresh notices to MPs 12-05-2007 02:22 PM

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  • Passport scam kingpin surrenders 10-05-2007 10:09 AM

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