Migrants

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Sajid Javid

Home Secretary 'wrong' to question whether migrants are 'genuine', says Satbir Singh

Satbir Singh: Home Secretary 'wrong' to question whether migrants are 'genuine'

The chief executive of the Joint Council for Welfare of Immigrants has said it was "wrong" of Sajid Javid to question whether migrants crossing the Channel were "genuine" asylum seekers.

Friday, January 4, 2019

Friday, January 4, 2019

Migrants: Is there really a 'crisis' with asylum seekers coming to the UK?

Migrants: Is there really a 'crisis' with asylum seekers coming to the UK?

Migrants: Is there really a 'crisis' with asylum seekers coming to the UK?

Home secretary Sajid Javid has had naval boats deployed to deter migrants trying to cross the English channel, but is the 'crisis' as bad as it's made out to be?

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Sajid Javid

Home Secretary has 'exaggerated' severity of migrant 'crisis', claims immigration lawyer

Home Secretary has 'exaggerated' severity of migrant 'crisis', claims lawyer

An immigration lawyer has claimed Sajid Javid branding the Channel migrant crossings as a "major incident" is an exaggeration.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Sajid Javid

Sajid Javid questions how 'genuine' cross-Channel migrants are

Sajid Javid questions how 'genuine' cross-Channel migrants are

Home Secretary Sajid Javid has questioned whether migrants using dinghys and small boats to cross the English Channel are "genuine" asylum seekers.

Monday, June 11, 2018

Monday, June 11, 2018

Spain to accept blocked migrant rescue ship

Spain to accept blocked migrant rescue ship

The rescue ship was denied entry into both Italy and Malta earlier on Monday, with the Spanish seeing it as their 'duty' to take them in.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Jihadist handed life prison sentence for knife rampage in German supermarket

Jihadist handed life prison sentence for 'Allahu Akhbar' knife rampage in German supermarket

Jihadist handed life prison sentence for knife rampage in German supermarket

The attack left one man dead and six others wounded

Monday, February 26, 2018

Monday, February 26, 2018

German food bank vandalised with 'Nazi' graffiti following ban on new migrants

German food bank vandalised with 'Nazi' graffiti following ban on new migrants

German food bank vandalised with 'Nazi' graffiti following ban on new migrants

Charity Essener Tafel announced last week it would start asking clients for German identity documents

Friday, February 2, 2018

Friday, February 2, 2018

Migrants clash in Calais leaving four teenagers in critical condition

Migrants clash in Calais leaving four teenagers in critical condition

Migrants clash in Calais leaving four teenagers in critical condition

Two police officers were injured and 18 migrants also had to be taken to hospital

Friday, January 26, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018

Pilots, authors and teachers protest against planned deportation of asylum seekers from Israel

Israel's refugee deportation plan draws huge opposition

Israel's refugee deportation plan draws huge opposition

The Israeli government has suggested asylum seekers and migrants may be sent to Uganda or Rwanda

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Thursday, January 18, 2018

UK to increase border control funding in France by £44.5 million

UK to increase border control funding in France by £44.5 million

UK to increase border control funding in France by £44.5 million

The money will pay for fencing, CCTV and detection technology in Calais and other ports

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

'Migrants being chased through Dunstable' - Mike Graham tells caller his story is 'a bit mad'

'Migrants being chased through Dunstable' - Mike Graham tells caller his story is 'a bit mad'

Mike Graham tells caller his story about migrants Dunstable is 'a bit mad'

Caller Ken says migrants are getting off lorries and running through the countryside

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Katie Hopkins has suggested immigrants are placing an intolerable burden on the NHS

Katie Hopkins faces deluge of criticism after blaming immigrants for NHS crisis

Katie Hopkins faces deluge of criticism after blaming immigrants for NHS crisis

Critics accuse former radio presenter of weaponising NHS mess for racist political gain

Friday, November 24, 2017

Friday, November 24, 2017

Katie Hopkins tells Diane Abbott 'you get flak on Twitter because you're cr*p at maths' not because of racism

Katie Hopkins tells Diane Abbott 'you get flak on Twitter because you're cr*p at maths, not because of racism'

Katie Hopkins says Diane Abbott criticism is nothing to do with racism

Katie Hopkins says if you put yourself in the public eye you're going to be criticised and you 'need to suck that up'

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

100 migrants evacuated from camp in Lille after judge orders expulsion

100 migrants evacuated from camp in Lille after judge orders expulsion

100 migrants evacuated from camp in Lille after judge orders expulsion

A large number of people had been staying in the old station, Saint-Sauveur Lille, and were expelled early on Tuesday morning

Friday, August 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017

Migrant camp evacuated by police just one month after last evacuation

Migrant camp evacuated by police - just one month after last evacuation

Migrant camp evacuated by police just one month after last evacuation

Buses took the migrants out of the camp in Paris to 18 different locations

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Spanish coastguard rescues 600 migrants from 15 vessels in just one day

Spanish coastguard rescues 600 migrants from 15 vessels in just one day

Spanish coastguard rescues 600 migrants from 15 vessels in just one day

The migrants were travelling from Morocco along the Strait of Gibraltar

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

'An international campaign must begin to end evil migrant trafficking', says MP

'An international campaign must begin to end evil migrant trafficking', says MP

'An international campaign must begin to end evil migrant trafficking', says MP

MP Charlie Elphicke says we need to work with France to send illegal immigrants back home

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Migrants arrested in Calais after trying to be smuggled into Britain by plane

Migrants who tried to sneak into Britain by plane arrested in Calais

Migrants who tried to sneak into Britain by plane arrested in Calais

French police were able to prevent the plane from taking off by arresting its occupants on the tarmac at a nearby airfield

Friday, July 7, 2017

Friday, July 7, 2017

 Police officers patrol the Champs-Elysees avenue on June 19, 2017 in Paris, after a car crashed into a police van before bursting into flames. Police have now arrested an alleged Isis sympathiser in their own ranks

'Isis mole' in French police force charged

'Isis mole' in French police force charged

Officer arrested on suspicion of abetting jihadist brother as hundreds of migrants rounded up in Paris

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Refugee imprisoned following conviction of fire attack on homeless man in Berlin

Refugee who set homeless man on fire jailed in Germany

Refugee who set homeless man on fire jailed in Germany

The 21-year-old was handed a sentence of two and a half years for setting the man's headrest on fire in a subway station

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

Mexican authorities discover truck containing 112 migrants

Mexican authorities discover truck containing 112 migrants

Mexican authorities discover truck containing 112 migrants

The truck was found as it travelled in south-east Mexico

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Migrants in Calais erect flaming barricade built of branches

Dams were erected on the roads leading to the port to attempt to board trucks bound for England before the jungle was dismantled

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Italian court upholds ruling that Sikhs cannot carry religious knives in public

Italian Sikhs banned from carrying religious knives in public

Italian Sikhs banned from carrying religious knives in public

A Sikh man argued that he should have been allowed to carry a kirpan in public, because it is a religious symbol rather than a weapon

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

Migrant centre in Italy run by mafia clan for at least 10 years

Migrant centre in Italy run by mafia clan for at least 10 years

Migrant centre in Italy run by mafia clan for at least 10 years

Police have made 68 arrests in connection with a migrant camp in Isola di Capo Rizzuto, many of those arrested belonged to the Arena clan

More than 10,000 parents of US citizen children detained in California every year

More than 10,000 parents of US citizens detained in California every year - report

Over 10,000 parents of US citizens detained in California every year - report

Human Rights Watch is calling on California to improve conditions for immigrants who are detained and ensure they have access to lawyers

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

'Refugee hunter’ gangs continue to seek out migrants, but who are they?

Germany's 'refugee hunters': The violent vigilantes striking fear into asylum seekers

Germany's 'refugee hunters': The violent mobs striking fear into asylum seekers

Bikers, rockers and football fans are coalescing in gangs of hate, happy to bash the Muslim folk demon

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Hungary is known for its uncompromising approach to migrants

Hungary approves detention of all asylum-seekers

Hungary approves detention of all asylum-seekers

Asylum-seekers to be locked in border camps made of shipping containers until their cases are decided

Friday, March 3, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

Two dead after fire breaks out at migrant camp in Italy

Two dead after fire breaks out at 'Big Ghetto' migrant camp in Italy

Two dead after fire breaks out at 'Big Ghetto' migrant camp in Italy

Two people have died after a fire broke out at a migrant camp known as the Big Ghetto in Italy on Thursday night

Friday, February 10, 2017

Friday, February 10, 2017

Nine migrants found inside refrigerated truck, after calling police because they were cold

Nine migrants found inside refrigerated truck, after calling police because they were cold

Migrants found inside refrigerated truck, after calling police due to being cold

Police found nine migrants hiding in a refrigerated truck in the Netherlands, after one called police due to being so cold

Friday, January 6, 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

'Migrants learning English is common sense, but people in the UK need to learn about the importance of migrants too', says barrister

'Chuka Umunna is right - it's absolutely essential for migrants to learn English'

'Chuka Umunna is right - it's vital for migrants to learn English'

Our Friday panel discussed Chuka Umunna's call to make migrant language lessons compulsory

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after a coincidence

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after happy coincidence

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after coincidence

A 4-year-old migrant girl who travelled from North Africa to Italy alone is going to be reunited with her mother after a coincidence, according to reports

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

French far-right mob storms migrant centre after Sudanese teen rapes elderly woman [VIDEO]

French far-right mob storms migrant centre after Sudanese teen rapes local woman

Police used tear gas to quell mob after horde of demonstrators breaks into local migrant centre

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Meet the Dutchman planning a man-made migrant island in the middle of the Mediterranean

Meet the Dutchman planning to build an island to solve the migrant crisis

Theo Deutinger's utopia would sit in between Italy and Tunisia, channelling the European dream and the wonder of space exploration

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

Calais Jungle migrant found in the English Channel in a kayak

The man was picked up in the Channel by coastguard services

Francois Hollande promises the land where the Calais Jungle stood will never be resettled by migrants

Calais Jungle land will never be resettled by migrants, says Francois Hollande

Calais Jungle land will never be resettled by migrants, says Francois Hollande

The French President assured the public in an interview with regional paper La Voix Du Nord

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

More than 700 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean and taken to Sicily

More than 700 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean and taken to Sicily

More than 700 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean and taken to Sicily

A total of 729 migrants have been taken to Sicily after being rescued from boats as they attempted to travel to Italy

Demolition of Calais Jungle begins

Demolition of Calais Jungle begins

Demolition of Calais Jungle begins

The third day of the operation to dismantle the migrant camp began with the first demolition work

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Calais jungle: Migrants are 'a shared responsibility' between Britain and France, says CalAID co-founder Siobhan Wall

LISTEN Julia tells Calais aid worker 'we have no responsibility for non-British citizens living in a safe country'

Julia tells Calais aid worker Britain has no responsibility for Jungle migrants

Siohan Wall, the co-founder of the refugee charity CalAid, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the plight of the Calais refugees - and got a stern rebuke

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

Calais Jungle (Getty)

In pictures: Migrants begin to leave the Calais Jungle

Migrants begin to leave the Calais Jungle before full demolition

Migrants have started to leave the Calais Jungle as demolition work is planned to go ahead, buses take them to other centres across France

Friday, October 21, 2016

Friday, October 21, 2016

Armed men attack a migrant boat of the coast of Libya

Armed men 'attack migrant boat of the coast of Libya'

Armed men 'attack migrant boat of the coast of Libya'

At least four people are dead and 15 injured in the attack

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

'What humanity has the man got?' - Ken Loach blast David Davis over Calais jungle children dental health checks

Ken Loach ridicules migrant children teeth checks: 'Why not pin Star of David on them too?'

Ken Loach savages migrant teeth checks: 'Why not pin Star of David on them too?'

The legendary film director joined Sam Delaney in the studio

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Anti-Slavery Day: UK government launches £8.5 million fund to tackle modern slavery

UK government launches £8.5 million fund to tackle modern slavery

Home secretary Amber Rudd described modern slavery as a 'barbaric crime' and said 'even more' must be done to combat it

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Thursday, October 13, 2016

100 migrants break into Europe by scaling Spanish border fence

100 migrants break into Europe by scaling Spanish border fence

Around 400 migrants participated in the break-in attempt during heavy rains