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July 16, 2018 9:06 AM Migration figures: EU migration to UK lowest since 2013, ONS says

Net long-term migration to the UK from the EU was 101,000 last year - the lowest level since the year ending March 2013, new figures show. The Office for National Statistics said that overall, about 280,000 more people came to the UK than left in 2017. While net migration continues to add to the UK population, that figure is down from record highs recorded 39

July 16, 2018 8:54 AM EU immigration to Britain falls to five-year low, say ONS figures

According to the first data for a full calendar year since the Brexit vote an estimated 101,000 more people arrived in the UK from the bloc than left in 2017. It is the lowest for any 12-month period since the year to March 2013, when it stood at 95,000. Overall net long-term migration, including arrivals and departures of non-EU nationals, was about 39

July 12, 2018 11:40 AM Donald Trump arrives to London and declares 'UK LOVES ME' as he's 'right on immigration'

DONALD Trump has arrived to London with his wife Melania for his first-ever visit to the UK as a US president after a two-day NATO summit where he declared the UK loves his position on immigration. The US President and the First Lady landed at Stansted Airport, Essex, to start his visit to London and the south of England. The couple waved from the Air Force 72

July 9, 2018 5:23 PM ‘BREXIT IS DYING!’ Boris Johnson resignation letter REVEALED

Boris Johnson has said the Brexit “dream is dying” in his resignation letter just hours after he quit his post as Foreign Secretary in protest against Theresa May’s Brexit plan. Mr Johnson wrote: "Brexit should be about opportunity and hope. It should be a chance to do things different, to be more nimble and dynamic, and to maximise the particular advantages 55

July 3, 2018 1:13 PM Zimbabwe's rugby union team sleep rough in Tunisia

Players from Zimbabwe's national rugby union team have slept on the streets in Tunisia after complaining about the poor standard of hotel accommodation. The team are in the North African country for a World Cup qualifier and the protest came after they had been held at immigration for six hours. Rugby Africa, which is responsible for the fixture, has apologised 31

July 2, 2018 12:42 PM Italian runners win gold and social media praise

A picture of four triumphant multi-ethnic Italian athletes is being shared far and wide on social media. It has hit a chord with Italians, as many people are hailing it a symbol of modern Italy, offering a "riposte" to the country's government's new tough immigration policies. Libania Grenot, Maria Benedicta Chigbolu, Ayomide Folorunso and Raphaela Lukudo 46

July 2, 2018 10:18 AM Atlanta police: Woman arrested at immigration policy protest

ATLANTA (AP) - Atlanta police say a crowd protesting a U.S. immigration policy that separated children from their parents had become violent and one person was arrested. Maj. Rick Mason tells news outlets that roughly 50 demonstrators were gathered Sunday night at the Atlanta City Detention Center. He says a group of officers had asked the protesters 28

July 1, 2018 5:43 PM New Miss USA says beauty pageants should keep swimsuit competitions because they are 'empowering'

The newly crowned Miss USA says she wants beauty pageants to retain swimsuit competition. Sarah Rose Summers, 23, who received her crown in May 2018, said she believes the competition is empowering. 'I respect other companies' decisions, but I love the [swimsuit] competition - it's a tradition,' Summers told The New York Post. In June, the Miss America 25

June 29, 2018 2:17 PM Jail for smuggler caught with child hidden in suitcase at Port of Dover

A smuggler who hid a Vietnamese child inside a suitcase in the boot of his car has today been jailed for 18 months. The 16-year-old boy who was in a life threatening condition was discovered by Border Force officers during vehicle checks at the Port of Dover in May. Andrei Iancu, 20, from Buzau in Romania, was subsequently arrested and then charged following 30

June 27, 2018 11:12 AM US judge BARS immigration agents from separating parents and children at the border and orders them to reunite all families within 30 days

A federal judge has ruled that U.S. immigration agents could no longer separate immigrant parents and children caught crossing the border from Mexico illegally, and must reunite those families that had been split up in custody. United States District Court Judge Dana Sabraw granted the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) a preliminary injunction in a lawsuit 28