Passport

  • Ebola scare: Should Indian doctors in Nigeria return? August 13, 2014

    Amid the Ebola outbreak that has claimed 1,000 lives in west Africa, five Indian doctors are still stranded in Nigeria. The doctors desperate to return home, say that their passports have not been returned to them by the hospital authorities. They have also alleged the hospital authorities of threatening to...
  • Mystery deepens around the missing Malaysian airlines plane March 11, 2014

    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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 28, 2013

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

    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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 5, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: IAS officer Durga's suspension was 'correct and won't be revoked, says Mulayam August 5, 2013

    Samajwadi party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav have justified the decision to suspend IAS officer Durga Shakti Nagpal. ...
  • Female sportspersons humiliated: Change mindset, says Tribal Minister August 2, 2013

    Tribal Affairs Minister V Kishore Chandra Deo criticised the alleged humiliation of girls of an under-14 football team from Ranchi saying such incidents can be prevented only by changing the mindset of bureaucrats. "Its been most unfortunate. I have asked for detailed reports. I'll take it up with the...
  • Get your passports in just three days March 7, 2010

    Seventy-seven passport offices across the country will be renovated in a year. Foreign Minister SM Krishna has launched five new age passport offices in his home state Karnataka on Saturday. Three more have been opened in the Prime Minister's Manmohan Singh home state of Punjab. Applicants need just the documents....
  • 30 Minutes: Punjab youths' exodus from home February 21, 2010

    For young men in Punjab, nothing is as appealing than an opportunity go to a developed country. For many, going abroad means an opportunity to earn more money and live a better life. Every year close to 50,000 people leave Punjab to go to a foreign country. Till recently, Australia...
  • US Senators say new H1B visa rule won’t hurt India October 19, 2009

    The new law in the US will make it easier for firms to hire Indians. ...
  • E-passports launched, President gets first copy July 1, 2008

    The President and the Prime Minister have it, and you too will not be left out. No, we are not talking Z-plus security. Take a look at the all new updated 'electronic' passport. ...
  • National Wipes: What's making news in India today? March 27, 2008

    Chennai: South Indian actress Flora Saini, has denied charges of human trafficking and holding fake passports in the recent US visa fraud case. She's also said that her agent Venkat Reddy had cheated her by giving her a fake invitation to the US. The actress is currently out on a bail,...
  • Katara case: Bhopal opines June 18, 2007

    Here's what residents of Bhopal feel about the issue of MPs being involved in human trafficking. ...
  • Mumbaikars want MP Katara banned June 18, 2007

    People in Mumbai say MPs like Babubhai Katara should be banned from politics. ...