UN complains to S Sudan after staff blocked

The United Nations has complained to South Sudan and demanded an explanation after four local UN staff were prevented from taking a plane and had their passports confiscated.

Proposal of identity cards for citizens a priority: Govt

The issue of national identity cards for citizens has been prioritised by the government which Wednesday asked officials to bring proposals in this regard for approval at the earliest.

Two held with haul of fake voter identity cards

Two persons were arrested with a haul of fake voter identity cards, seals and scanned signatures of officials from different places.

All Hindus to get identity cards in Pak soon

Pakistani authorities have assured the Supreme Court that computerised national identity cards will soon be issued to all members of the minority Hindu community.

Govt planning multi-use smart ID cards by 2013

The government is working on a proposal to issue multi-purpose smart identity cards to all adult citizens by the end of 2013.

Identity cards to stop proxy teaching in Orissa district

Primary school teachers in this coastal district of Kendrapara will be shortly issued identity cards in an effort to stop the large-scale practice of `proxy` teaching.

No need for identity cards for SGPC polls: Badal

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash
Singh Badal today said there was no need to issue identity
cards to Sikh voters for upcoming SGPC elections.

UK begins process to scrap ID cards

UK`s new coalition
govt has begun scrapping ID cards and destroying the National Identity Register.

British govt announces scrapping ID card programme

Britain will scrap the proposed multi-billion dollar identity-card programme within 100 days, the government announced on Thursday.