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Losing your passport is one of the most stressful things that can happen on holiday.Whether it's stolen or you simply misplace it, travel plans can get interrupted and flights can be missed if you don't have your passport on you.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: October 31, 2018 2:33:39 pm Now Indian passport holders can travel to 66 countries without a visa.(File) The Indian passport was ranked 66th in the world in the latest ranking of the Global Passport Index.

A couple who had saved more than $5,000 for their dream honeymoon in Bali ended up being turned away at the border, all because their dog had chewed a bit of the groom’s passport.The couple told The Mirror the passport was bitten by their four-year-old labrador collie cross Milo when he was a puppy.

A couple was unable to go on their $7,000 dream honeymoon in Bali because their dog had chewed their passport.Border officials told the couple Daniel's passport wasn’t in an acceptable condition and they were made to take the next flight back to the U.

A couple was unable to go on their $7,000 dream honeymoon in Bali because their dog had chewed their passport.Border officials told the couple Daniel's passport wasn’t in an acceptable condition and they were made to take the next flight back to the U.

But the evolution of the passport hasn't been a straight path, and the document we recognize today is still fairly new.Here are some of the oddest passport facts.

© Yulia Grigoryeva / ShutterstockA British Airways flight attendant shared a simple trick for never losing your passport.If you're going to keep it in your hotel safe, leave the shoes you travel in in the safe, too.

© Shutterstock/elbudIf you are applying for a passport, you'll need to consider whether to get a passport book or a passport card.A passport card is cheaper than a passport book, but can't be used for air travel and is only valid in Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and the Caribbean.

By: Sports Desk | Published: October 13, 2018 8:41:50 pm Parupalli Kashyap lost his passport in Amsterdam.(Source: PTI) Indian badminton player Parupalli Kashyap, who lost his passport in Amsterdam on Friday, called out for help on Twitter explaining his situation and that he needed to fly to Denmark on Sunday.

© Getty ImagesAfter having gained visa-free access to Myanmar this month, Japanese citizens cemented their place as holders of the world’s most powerful passport.A Japanese passport can now get you into 190 destinations either visa-free or with a visa on arrival, according to the results of the Henley Passport Index.

(iStock)Japan’s passport has just become the most powerful in the world, according to a new report from the Henley & Partners Passport Index.In total, Japan now has access — either visa-free or visa-upon-arrival — to 190 countries, just narrowly beating out Singapore (189), according to the report.

The Henley Passport Index has ranked all the world's passports according to the number of countries their holders can travel to, visa-free.Serbia, Solomon Islands (pictured) Access to 130 countries 38.

Singapore comes in second, with visa-free access to just (sigh, just) 189 countries, while Germany, France, and South Korea round out the top three, offering visa-free access to 188 countries.Generally, visa requirements are indicative of a country’s relationship with another—reciprocity, as illustrated by the contentious battle over U.

Written by Rahul Tripathi | New Delhi | Updated: October 4, 2018 7:03:19 am Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje.The Dominican Republic passport offers individuals and families worldwide an irrevocable second citizenship and passport in four to six months, with no visit to the country required.

Good news: You can take action immediately by snapping a new passport photo before you visit the nearest embassy or consulate to fill out paperwork for a replacement.Pay attention to the passport photo requirements outlined on the US Department of State website while taking new pictures.

(Video by CBS Denver)A federal judge ruled on Wednesday that the State Department cannot deny a traveler's passport application over refusal to select a gender.Dana Zzyym, who identifies as nonbinary, sued the State Department in 2015 after being denied a passport for marking "X" as their gender.

Here are six things you should know about your passport, and what you should do if your travel buddy is expiring soon.Six-month validity requirement Most countries require your passport to have six months of remaining validity.

The large passport book is 52 pages (with 44 pages for passport stamps) compared to only 28 pages for the regular book (20 pages for passport stamps).You’ll just need to check the 'Large Book' box on your application form.

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Passengers at Cardiff can use e-passport gates instead of seeing a border control official A £1m upgrade to border security at Cardiff Airport will be paid for by the Welsh taxpayer after a row over which government should foot the bill.Instead, the Welsh Government is paying for the kit to be installed.

In a recent report to Maharashtra Home Department, Mumbai Police has given a clean chit to policemen of the Malabar Hill Police station who issued a police verification report on fugitive jeweller Mehul Choksi, wanted in connection with the Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud.In the wake of this, Mumbai Police ordered an inquiry to find out if there was any deliberate violation of rules by officials issuing the verification report on Choksi.