Latest News on Passport Act
Showing of 0 - 10 from 9 results
Passport Act - Total results - 9
Sep 11, 2018
Ex-Congress MLA arrested for illegally trafficking woman, two kids in name of his wife, daughter and son to USA former Congress MLA has been arrested for allegedly trafficking three people to the United States.
Aug 16, 2018
Maharashtra Police arrests seven Bangladeshis in Thane; illegal immigrants booked under Passport ActSeven illegal Bangladeshi immigrants have been arrested in Thane by the Maharashtra Police. Theaccused were booked under the Passport Act
Jul 05, 2018
MEA says norms followed in issuing passports to Lucknow interfaith couple, concludes Vikas Mishra overstepped briefThe Ministry of External Affairs said all existing norms were followed in the issuance of passport to Lucknow couple. The case had attracted massive controversy which saw Sushma Swaraj subjected to online attacks.
Jun 26, 2018
Law ministry approves amendments to three laws to help NRI wives facing marital hardshipThe Union law ministry has approved proposed amendments to three Central laws, aimed at providing succour to Indian women married to NRIs and facing marital hardships, a senior Women and Child Development Ministry official has said.
Jun 06, 2018
Bombay High Court tells Central Bureau of Investigation to return FTIL founder Jignesh Shah's passportBombay High Court has asked CBI to return the Jignesh Shah's passport, terming the action of retaining it for three years as "illegal and contrary to law"
Mar 12, 2018
Banks collecting passport details of those borrowing over Rs 50-cr a possible precursor to change in passport rulesSection 10 of Passport Act empowers authorities to revoke one’s passport in the interest of the sovereignty and integrity of India.
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.
Aug 04, 2017
Karti Chidambaram moves Madras HC against CBI's 'look out circular' in INX Media caseKarti Chidambaram moved the Madras High Court for quashing a "look out circular" issued against him under the Passport Act over a corruption case filed by the CBI.
Jun 23, 2017
50 years of Passport Act: Sushma Swaraj announces passports will now be in English and HindiSushma Swaraj announced that passports would now be in both Hindi and English, and not just in English. This was announced during an event marking 50 years of the Passport Act, 1967