Members of the passport mafia stand trial
Members of the so-called passport mafia stood trial again in Tallinn yesterday ten of whom opted for agreement process, while another case was closed due to lack of interest to prosecute. The case of the woman who ran the criminal organization will be heard in general procedure.
27.01.2017, Piret LaksonPM
Citizens said no to blanket citizenship
Member of the Free Party faction of the Riigikogu, one of the authors of the Estonian Constitution Jüri Adams says that any attempt to change the foundations of Estonia's citizenship policy is an attempt to change the results of the 1992 referendum that would rip open old wounds.
26.01.2017, Joosep Värk
Uber sisenes rahvusvahelise reisijateveo turule (1)
Uber alustas kolme päeva eest testiks USA ja Mehhiko vahel pakkuma piiriülest reisijateveo teenust.
21.03.2016, Aivar PauPM
Eager to travel, Estonians in increasing need of consular help
In 2015, an average of four Estonians a day needed consular assistance someplace in the world. For the most part, it was loss or theft of travel documents. The year registered 1,656 such procedures, including 263 mediated by honorary consuls.
05.02.2016, Kerli KivistuPM
«Passport mafia» led by babushka
Investigators have reasons to believe that the criminal scheme published yesterday may have been a lot broader and lasted a lot longer than herewith officially shown.
29.10.2015, Risto BerendsonPM
Sister and brother battle bother on border
A daily task for Estonia's border guards is phone calls to parents from airport to check if it's okay for their kids to leave the country - the mom and dad have forgotten to «attach» a letter of permission. But even that may not suffice, as a paper acceptable in Estonia may spell suspicion in child abduction to an adult escort elsewhere.
14.08.2015, Oliver KundPM
From Abkhazia to Alatskivi: arrive, then survive ...
A couple weeks ago, a father with two sons from the mountains of Abkhazia settled in Alatskivi Parish, Tartu County flatlands. According to passports recently received, the men are Estonian citizens. The conversation underneath displays a dilemma of Estonianhood defined.
10.07.2015, Nils NiitraPM
Official advises: get divorced or bride deprived of documents
The marriage of two foreign students in Tallinn took a tragi-comic twist as vital statistics office staff, having proclaimed them husband and wife, a week later proceeded to advice that they file for divorce.
06.04.2015, Oliver KundPM
Glamorous crook acted as citizen of Estonia
A jurist posing as Estonian citizen while organising a grand extortion scheme with help by Moscow law enforcement in high likelihood used a fake Estonian passport.
22.01.2015, Risto BerendsonPM
Russian turned Estonian patriot denied citizenship
Citizenship Act in force over 20 years stops loyal people becoming citizens of Estonia if for mere month they’ve served in any foreign army.
10.11.2014, Anneli AmmasPM
Estonia will temporarily restore border check on internal borders
In connection with the visit of Mr Barack Obama, the President of the United States of America, Estonia will temporarily restore border check on internal borders.
Blackberry esitleb septembris uut Passporti nime kandvat nutitelefoni
Blackberry teatas, et esitleb septembris Londonis toimuval pressiüritusel kandilist 4,5-tollise ekraaniga ja füüsiliste klahvidega nutitelefoni, mille nimeks saab Passport, vahendab Techradar.
Lady in mourning behind bars for faulty passport
Inhabitant of Estonia fails to attend funeral of brother after a fault, spotted by specialist eyes alone, is found in her passport on Russian border.
10.02.2014, Irina Kablukova