Passports And Visas

Dubai airport begins using biometric tech at security

Oct 10, 2018

Passport control looks a little different in Dubai International Airport, the world's busiest for international travel

Australia mulls banning some immigrants from biggest cities

Oct 9, 2018

Starting a new life in Australia might not come with views of the Sydney Opera House or surfing at Sydney's Bondi Beach with the government considering a ban on some immigrants from settling in big cities

Financial Times says Hong Kong denied editor's visa renewal

Oct 5, 2018

The Financial Times says Hong Kong has denied a visa renewal for its Asia editor

Taxi receipt, records appear to link alleged hackers to GRU

Oct 4, 2018

U.S. and Dutch authorities released evidence that appears to link four Russians accused of hacking to a military intelligence agency

Germany to expand job-seeker visas, seeks skilled workers

Oct 2, 2018

The German government says it will expand a system of six-month visas allowing people from outside the European Union to seek jobs as it tries to tackle a shortfall of skilled workers

Problems for Pentagon's immigrant recruit program

Oct 1, 2018

US officials say stricter Trump administration immigration policies have stymied Pentagon plans to restart a program that allowed thousands of people with critical skills to join the military and become American citizens

Judge: US can't deny passport over refusing to pick gender

Sep 20, 2018

A judge has ruled that U.S. officials cannot deny a passport application from an intersex Colorado resident based solely on a refusal to select male or female for gender

Kremlin: Britain could ask to interrogate poisoning suspects

Sep 14, 2018

The Kremlin says that Russia would consider a request by British investigators to come and interrogate the two men accused of poisoning a former spy.

Danish police fine Turkish tourist for wearing face veil

Sep 5, 2018

Police in Denmark say they fined a Turkish tourist 1,000 kroner ($155) after she entered a police station to renew her visa wearing a full-face covering

US leaker Chelsea Manning to be barred from Australia

Aug 30, 2018

Convicted leaker Chelsea Manning will not be allowed to enter Australia for a speaking tour scheduled to start Sunday, tour organizer says

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