Alex Salmond has signalled Scotland would pursue a very different immigration policy from the UK, if the country becomes independent.
Controversial new rules which will require private landlords to check the immigration status of prospective tenants will be piloted in December, the Government has confirmed.
Prime Minister David Cameron has faced calls to follow Germany’s example and impose stricter rules on migrant benefits.
The number of Romanians and Bulgarians coming to work in Britain saw a slight increase in the second quarter of 2014.
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has called for more stringent control on immigrants coming to Britain from new EU states.
Landlords are being told to prepare for changes that will take effect in just a few months’ time, requiring them to check their prospective tenants are living in the UK legally.
Thousands of immigrants could be entering the country every year through sham marriages, MPs have revealed.
NHS records of almost 7000 people were handed to the Home Office to help them track down illegal immigrants, it has emerged.
Late last week the UK’s Court of Appeal delivered its long awaited judgment in MM v Secretary of State for the Home Department  EWCA Civ 985. The case concerned the UK Home Office’s decision to introduce a minimum income … Continue reading
Organised crime gangs are believed to have been involved in a new scam involving potentially thousands of bogus visa applications.