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Many people worry about forgetting their passport when they travel, but few would leave the house without their smartphone.
The Sovereign Military Order of Malta issues passports for its chief officers
According to a Visa Restrictions Index, Germans hold the strongest passports, giving them visa-free access to 177 countries
National Assembly votes to write clause into the Constitution, despite some misgivings measure is too extreme
The US and UK are the most widely accepted in the world with 147 nations opening their doors to travelers visa-free
Travel is tough enough without travel firms making it trickier. Yet the UK's two biggest tour operators, plus a top long-haul company, have been causing needless stress and distress for their customers by making absurd demands on red-tape issues such as passport expiry dates.
The UK and US passports are the most powerful you can own
Only two female figures are pictured in the 16-pages celebrating the British 'cultural pantheon'
The new documents use the latest advances in security printing using UV and infrared light, inks and watermarks
Shadow minister Emily Thornberry complained that the new passport features seven men but only two women
More than 16 people have been arrested since the beginning of the year amid rising fears of Britons being linked to fighting in Syria, it was reported.
The explosion in the Thai capital city left the protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban unharmed
Elections watchdog raises concerns about voter impersonation in Birmingham, the London borough of Tower Hamlets and 14 other areas where there appears to be a higher risk of electoral fraud
Constitutional council says super tax on salaries above €1 million is legal