Oct 28 2017
Countries like Turkey and the Central African Republic recently revoked their visa-free status to United States passport holders.
When it comes to global travel, not all passports are created equal.
Pakistan meanwhile is nowhere in the last even in the top 50 countries.
Other Asian passports in the top 20 include South Korea, Japan as well as Malaysia.
Singapore has the world's most powerful passport, said 'Global Passport Power Rank 2017' by global financial advisory firm Arton Capital.
Passports of 193 United Nations member countries and six territories - ROC Taiwan, Macao (SAR China), Hong Kong (SAR China), Kosovo, Palestinian Territory and the Vatican - are considered for the index.
Philippe May, managing director of Arton Capital's Singapore office, said the ranking "is a testament of Singapore's inclusive diplomatic relations and effective foreign policy".
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Afghanistan came bottom of the list with visa-free access to just 22 countries.
"More and more people every year invest hundreds of thousands of dollars in a second passport to offer better opportunity and security for their families", he added.
The index was developed by Canada-based worldwide residence and citizenship advisory firm Arton Capital.
The British passport holds some clout, but if you thought it was the most powerful in the world then you are sorely mistaken.
In 2015, the United States tied for first place with the United Kingdom; previous year, it slipped to fourth place.
And American passports could get weaker still, as the European Parliament voted to end visa-free travel for United States citizens in March, the UK's Express reported.
To see where your passport ranks - if it hasn't been mentioned already - see the full list here.
Oct 23 2017
Pollution kills more people each year than war, AIDS, and malaria combined
Previous reports have documented the health cost of environmental damage according to individual types of pollutants. People who are sick or dead can not contribute to the economy.
Oct 23 2017
Egyptian police officers killed in shootout in Giza
Police on their way to a hideout used by the Hasm militant group reportedly came under attack with rocket-propelled grenades. However, the Ministry of Interior today said that 16 policemen, including 11 officers, were killed in the clashes.
Oct 23 2017
Trump slams National Football League for not forcing players to stand for U.S. anthem
However, the league said it will not mandate that players stand for the anthem. " wrote Mr. Donald Trump is continuing his attack on players who protest during the national anthem.
Oct 22 2017
Katy Perry Gets Stuck in the Air During Her Concert
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Oct 22 2017
Pakistani journalist Zeenat Shahzadi allegedly kidnapped since two years, rescued
CIED's chief Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal told the media that non-state actors and anti-state agencies had abducted Zeenat. Iqbal stated that the tribal groups of Balochistan and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa provinces helped a lot in her recovery.
Oct 20 2017
Bomb-sniffing Central Intelligence Agency dog fired for not sniffing bombs
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Oct 19 2017
Vehicle bomb kills 5 police, 2 civilians in southwest Pakistan
He said terrorists are hitting the vulnerable targets and Balochistan is at the hit list of terrorists. At least 40 people were killed in twin blasts in Quetta and northwestern town of Parachinar in June.
Oct 19 2017
New wave of Rohingya refugees flock to Bangladesh camps
Many of the Rohingyas who arrived since Sunday told the UNHCR they were forced to leave when their villages were set on fire. Feltman visited several communities affected by the recent violence in northern Rakhine state by air.
Oct 18 2017
Malaysian terrorist could be new IS leader in Marawi
Ano added with Hapilon and Maute dead, the equation may change. He said the terrorists are still holding about 20 hostages.
Oct 17 2017
Trump Reportedly Joked That Mike Pence Wants to "Hang" All Homosexuals
Oh, and he thinks Catholicism is a "false religion", being gay is a sin, and that wives must "submit" to their husbands. Pence has been criticized for his far-right and homophobic views in the past.
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