Immigration and asylum

Migration high on EU summit agenda amid Syria fears

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Turkish offensive and Idlib battle add to Greek concerns over rising asylum claims Turkey's military push into Syria has sparked fears in Greece, already struggling with a rise...
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Theresa May criticises Boris Johnson's post-Brexit immigration plans: 'Not an answer'

4 hours ago   |   The Independent

Former prime minister says points-based system could 'allow abuse' and warns that clampdown on foreign criminals will put pressure on UK prisons
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11 billionaires who made their fortunes after immigrating to the US

11 billionaires who made their fortunes after immigrating to the US

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Some of the richest people who currently live in the United States were not born here. Several billionaires - including Tesla CEO Elon Musk , real-estate developer Jorge Perez...
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Charity launches legal action against NHS fees for pregnant migrants

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Maternity Action says bills of £7,000-plus deter vulnerable women from seeking care A charity has launched a legal challenge against the policy of charging vulnerable migrant...
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NHS doctor banned from coming back to UK over visa mix-up

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Specialist stranded abroad after Home Office decision, amid chronic shortage of doctors An eye doctor is stranded overseas and unable to resume his career in the NHS after the...
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British Holidaymakers Detained After 'Accidentally' Crossing The US Border

British Holidaymakers Detained After 'Accidentally' Crossing The US Border

6 hours ago   |   Huffington Post

A British family who were detained after crossing the US border could be released within a day, according to their lawyers. David Connors, 30, and his 24-year-old wife Eileen...
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‘I carry my experience like a dead body. But this flat means I can start again'

11 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Supported housing projects throw a lifeline to victims of sexual exploitation and trafficking. But in many parts of the UK they don't exist When Endzela Dvali came to the UK...
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Qantas CEO Alan Joyce is blasted for helping government to deport asylum seekers

Qantas CEO Alan Joyce is blasted for helping government to deport asylum seekers

13 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Qantas CEO Alan Joyce has been blasted for hypocrisy, having been outspoken on some social issues while helping the Australian government deport asylum seekers.
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On the frontline as US troops leave northern Syria - podcast

16 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Martin Chulov, who covers the Middle East for the Guardian, has spent the past week on the frontline of north-east Syria. He describes the fallout from Trump's shock decision...
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Lenny Henry's Race Through Comedy review - Britain's blackface past

20 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Henry revisits half a century of multicultural sitcoms, from the good to the bad and the truly stomach-churning Oh, the horrors a dig through our country's black cultural...
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Emmerdale's Leah Bracknell dies age 55 three years after being diagnosed...

Emmerdale's Leah Bracknell dies age 55 three years after being diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer

Former Emmerdale star Leah Bracknell has died three years after being diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer, her manager said. Leah, 55, starred as Zoe Tate from 1993 to 2005 and... Read more ...

Manchester United suffer double injury blow as Paul Pogba and David De Gea...

Manchester United suffer double injury blow as Paul Pogba and David De Gea ruled out of Liverpool clash

Paul Pogba and David De Gea are set to miss Manchester United's clash with Liverpool Manchester United have suffered a double blow ahead of Sunday's meeting with Liverpool... Read more ...

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Hollyoaks' Nadine Mulkerrin gives birth to baby boy with co-star Rory...

Hollyoaks' Nadine Mulkerrin gives birth to baby boy with co-star Rory Douglas-Speed

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Brooke Morris: Body found in search for missing Welsh rugby player

Brooke Morris: Body found in search for missing Welsh rugby player

Police searching for missing Welsh rugby player Brooke Morris have found a body in a stretch of the River Taff. Read more ...

Emmerdale's Lisa Riley leads tributse to Leah Bracknell as she dies aged 55...

Emmerdale's Lisa Riley leads tributse to Leah Bracknell as she dies aged 55 calling her a ‘true angel'

Lisa Riley leads the tributes to Leah Bracknell after she tragically died of cancer aged 55. Friends, fans and fellow actors are sending out their best wishes for the former... Read more ...

Volvo launches its first electric car - the XC40 Recharge SUV

Volvo launches its first electric car - the XC40 Recharge SUV

From 2020, a battery-powered electric Volvo will be the assumed choice of buyers - who will then have to opt for a petrol or hybrid version as an alternative, says the Swedish... Read more ...

Meghan Markle's staff apologise for Instagram error after eagle-eyed fans...

Meghan Markle's staff apologise for Instagram error after eagle-eyed fans spot 'hiccup'

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry posted a quote from American poet, singer, civil rights activist Maya Angelou on their official Instagram page Sussex Royal Read more ...

Toddler Kamille McKinney ‘found alive' four days after being abducted at...

Toddler Kamille McKinney ‘found alive' four days after being abducted at birthday party

A three year-old girl has been found alive four days after being abducted from a birthday party, it has been claimed. Kamille McKinney, known as Cupcake, was found at a block... Read more ...

Antonio Conte tests mettle of Inter Milan stars with training session in...

Antonio Conte tests mettle of Inter Milan stars with training session in pouring rain

Antonio Conte enhanced his reputation as a hard taskmaster with a training session in torrential rain. His Inter Milan players looked soaked to the bone as they were put... Read more ...