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Dec 15, 2018
23 Sikh pilgrims' passports missing from Pakistan High Commission in Delhi; Islamabad denies involvement, blames Indian travel agentThe passports belonged to Sikh pilgrims who were looking to visit gurudwaras in Pakistan, including the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur, which holds special significance in the Sikh religion.
Apr 20, 2018
Scam-hit PNB gets passports of wilful defaulters impounded; expects to recover Rs 1800 cr from name and shame campaignState-run lender PNB is expected to recover around Rs 1,800 crore from its non-performing assets (NPAs) recovery mechanism - "Mission Gandhigiri"
Apr 06, 2018
Videocon loan row: Lookout notice issued against Chanda Kochhar, her husband Deepak Kochhar and Venugopal DhootThe decision, equivalent to impounding their passports, aims to prevent them from leaving the country.
Mar 19, 2018
Corporate affairs ministry mulls proposal to collect passports details of directorsMinistry of Corporate Affairs is considering a proposal to seek passport details of all individuals, who have permitted to serve as directors on the board of companies in a bid to prevent loan defaulters like Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi leaving the country
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.
Jul 30, 2017
British govt revokes 150 passports; 'suspected jihadists' returning from Islamic State-held areas targetedOver 150 Islamist extremists have been stripped of their UK passports over fears that they would return from the Islamic State controlled territory in West Asia to launch attacks in Britain
Mar 24, 2017
Government of India has started the process to roll out chip-based passportsChip-enabled e-passports with high-security features may soon be rolled out as the government has started preparation for introducing it.
Jan 23, 2017
Australia working on replacing passports with facial recognition and fingerprintsAustralia on Sunday announced an overhaul of security at all its international airports, with technology set to replace passports as means of identifying passengers by 2020.
Dec 23, 2016
Applying for Indian passport to get easier, as MEA announces new rulesOn Friday, the Ministry of External Affairs announced a list of rules to be followed while issuing new passports.