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September 12, 2018 5:26 PM 'Our ABSOLUTE solidarity!' Italy backs Orban as Hungary's EU voting rights under threat

ITALIAN MEP Mario Borghezio gave his support to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban as MEPs voted to trigger the Article 7 process against Hungary – threatening to strip the country of its voting rights. Speaking exclusively to in Strasbourg on Wednesday, the Lega MEP claimed Hungary had the full support from Italy to stand up against 64

September 1, 2018 11:01 PM Migrants forge new path to EU: Police step up patrols as £225 smuggler route emerges

MIGRANTS from Syria, Afghanistan, Iran and Pakistan are carving out a new route to EU territory costing just £225. Bosnian police are stepping up patrols as thousands of migrants have already made the journey into the country via the Serbian border. From there, they head to the border with Croatia, which is a member of the EU. Up to 50 migrants were stopped 61

August 27, 2018 7:49 AM Net migration to Brighton down by a third since Brexit vote

In total, 5,309 people moved to Brighton and Hove from abroad and 3,405 left, leaving the latest net migration figure at 1,904. That means Brighton and Hove’s migrant population is still rising, but at a slower rate than before the referendum. Fewer people are migrating to Brighton and Hove from abroad, while more are moving away. While the Brighton 52

August 26, 2018 10:01 AM WATCH: Riot police in violent clashes with protesters over migrant ship in South of Italy

CLASHES erupted between riot police and protesters as thousands demonstrated in favour of migrants on the Diciotti ship in Catania, Italy, to be disembarked on Saturday. Thousands of protesters clashed with riot police in Italy on Saturday as 190 migrants were refused to disembark in the port of Catania, Sicily. The migrants were rescued from an overcrowded 74

August 25, 2018 2:03 PM EU rejects Italy 'THREAT' to withhold £18 BILLION from Brussels in migrant ship row

The Italian government hopes the meeting will produce a solution to the Diciotti dilemma. A European Commission spokesman said: "We want to move away from the ship-by-ship troubleshooting." Speaking on a Facebook video on Friday, Di Maio said: “If tomorrow nothing comes out of a European Commission meeting on redistributing migrants from the Diciotti 59

August 20, 2018 12:53 PM Refugee Action York gets £65,719 from BBC Children in Need

A GROUP helping refugees in York has been awarded £65,719 from BBC Children in Need. Refugee Action York has been awarded £65,719, over three years, to deliver the Aiming Higher project for refugee and asylum seeking children and young people in the city. The new funding will support the project to provide services to disadvantaged young people in the area and means 51

August 13, 2018 11:29 AM Italy demands Britain takes in 141 migrants on Gibraltan rescue boat

Italian transport minister Danilo Toninelli refuses the Aquarius permission to dock as charities call on European nations to help. The group was picked up in the Mediterranean Sea by French humanitarian workers on Friday. Italian officials refused them permission, continuing a commitment not to let ships run by humanitarian groups dock there 38

August 13, 2018 6:19 AM Theresa May: I'll end rough sleeping by 2027

However, they warned it will not provide a “total fix” for homelessness, which would require a significant increase in social housing, more security for renters and the reversal of policies which leave migrants homeless. The new strategy, revealed by Communities Secretary James Brokenshire on Saturday ahead of its official launch today, will offer support 61

August 7, 2018 9:58 AM Australia population BOOM: Record 25 million number hit DECADE earlier than expected

AUSTRALIA’S population will hit a record 25 million today, almost a decade earlier than projected, as it attracts hundreds of thousands of migrants each year, latest government data shows. Every minute, one person arrives to live in Australia, the data shows, underpinning demand for everything from homes to cars, schools and hospitals, and boosting the country's 54

July 30, 2018 11:01 PM ‘MISSED OPPORTUNITY!’ Confusion as May FAILS to prepare ANY Brexit immigration policies

THE Government has been criticised for failing to draw up an immigration policy for after Brexit. A report from the powerful Commons Home Affairs committee has seen MPs from both sides of the debate unite over criticising the vacuum in government policy on the crucial issue. It follows revelations earlier this year by the Daily Express that the much delayed 55