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Jan 18, 2018
Blue and red passport controversy: In system riddled with corruption, no pride in this 'them versus us' prejudiceLogically, different lines and queues at Immigration, consulates and embassies, and not even the protection or canopy of a normal passport.
Jan 15, 2018
MEA's orange passport plan: Oommen Chandy condemns Centre's proposal, calls it discriminatoryOommen Chandy on Monday strongly condemned the proposed move by the Centre to come out with an orange colour passport for those who have not passed their Class 10 examination.
Jan 14, 2018
MEA's orange passport plan: Rahul Gandhi says govt treating migrant workers like second-class citizensCongress president Rahul Gandhi attacked the BJP-led Union government over reports that passports may no longer serve as the holder's address proof, saying the decision shows the ruling party's "discriminatory mindset"
Jan 12, 2018
Breaking away from norms, MEA plans to issue passports without address on last pageA committee with representatives from MEA and child development ministry had recommended govt to do away with address on last page of passport
Nov 13, 2017
Delhi HC says Centre cannot deny passport to Indian citizens in Tibetan refugee settlementsThe Delhi High Court has held that the Centre cannot deny passports to Indian citizens staying in designated Tibetan refugee settlements.
Oct 28, 2017
Mobile Aadhaar, PAN card among ten ID proofs that can now be used at airport security checksMobile Aadhaar can be used as an identity proof to enter airports, while identification documents will not be required for minors accompanied by parents
Oct 26, 2017
Singapore passport becomes world's 'most powerful'; India ranks 75th on listSingapore has the world's "most powerful" passport, according to a global ranking, topped for the first time by an Asian country with India figuring at 75th position
Oct 10, 2017
Google Doodle commemorates the 156th birth anniversary of Nobel Peace Prize winner Fridtjof NansenThe Google Doodle has a snow-laden background with a skiing Nansen in the centre and a North star depicting the North Pole above him.
Sep 25, 2017
Iconic brand like Old Monk is nearly impossible to be recreated, says Mohan Meakin's Rocky MohanCalled the "Old Monk ambassador", Rocky Mohan is often credited with taking the spirit across to over 50 globally.
Sep 14, 2017
Puducherry launches mobile application to streamline police verification for passportsThe field level verification officers would now find it easy to directly capture the police verification report into the system digitally.