Migration

'The EU cannot move without Germany' Merkel's 'paralysed' coalition talks THREATEN bloc

Europe will be "damaged" if Mrs Merkel, regarded by many as the mother of Europe, fails to form a government from the ongoing coalition talks, …

Greece

Afghan boy, 12, 'kills himself in Austrian refugee camp' after 'shoplifting to feed family including brother with Down Syndrome' - Mirror Online

Authorities are investigating after a 12-year-old Afghan boy committed suicide at a refugee camp in Austria.<p>The schoolboy reportedly took his own …

Sebastian Kurz

When the US locked up white Australian immigrants like Australia does to asylum seekers

Lurking behind the debates about offshore processing lies a little-known historical irony: white Australians were once locked up in immigration …

Manus Island

EU commissioner Hahn visits Macedonia

Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn pays November 20-21 a visit to Macedonia, meeting with …

[Ticker] EU adopts new border check rules

Tusk's 'Kremlin' tweet prompts Polish uproar<p>Today, 09:28<p>EU Council chief accused the Polish government of serving Russian interests in words seen as …

European News

Tusk likens Polish government policy to “Kremlin’s plan”

European Council President Donald Tusk issued a sharp attack on the Polish government, fueling anew speculation about his political future back …

European News

EU's Tusk says alarmed that Poland's policy resembles 'Kremlin's plan'

WARSAW: European Council President Donald Tusk said on Sunday he was alarmed by the similarity of policies pursued by Poland's right-wing government …

Donald Tusk

Coastguard scale back operation for kayaker

Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>A massive search operation for a missing kayaker, which was launched on Saturday night, has been scaled back.<p>Coastguard …

Coast Guard

Netanyahu: Time to increase deportation of African migrants

Netanyahu was discussing an initiative announced last week by Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan and Interior Minister Arye Deri to close Holot, an …

World News

Big Tobacco Fumes Over New EU Salvo in Cigarette Smuggling War

A European Union plan to crack down on cigarette smuggling has manufacturers such as British American Tobacco Plc up in arms about red tape, …

Jean-Claude Juncker

First child refugee from Greek camps comes to UK

Syrian boy was offered place by London council last year but officials did not take action to facilitate the 15-year-old’s transfer<p>More than a year after the UK government pledged to transfer hundreds of child refugees from Greece, the first unaccompanied minor from the country will arrive in …

Refugees

Austrian authorities investigate after 11-year-old Afghan boy 'kills himself in refugee camp'

Authorities are investigating the apparent suicide of an 11-year-old Afghan boy at a refugee camp in Austria.<p>The child had reportedly been struggling …

Refugees

600 African migrants rescued near Spain

The Guardia Civil and Salvamento Maritimo rescue service added that operations to recover further migrants were still under way.<p>Spain is the third …

Spain

Philip Hammond says there are 'no unemployed people'

Speaking to Andrew Marr, the chancellor says "there are no unemployed people", when asked about the threat to jobs posed by new technology.<p>Asked to clarify, he said the government had not forgotten the 1.4m unemployed in the UK, saying people were finding work "at a remarkable rate".

Philip Hammond

A police cell is no place for a child to sleep

After Just for Kids Law brought a series of legal challenges, the government has now acted to confirm that local authorities must provide safe beds …

Theresa May

That List Of 33,000 Migrants Who Have Died Is Just The Tip Of The Iceberg

What's worse, we don’t even know most of their names.<p>Last week a list of more than 33,000 migrants who had died on their way to Europe made headlines worldwide after a Berlin newspaper printed it as a 48-page insert in its Nov. 9 edition.<p>People on Twitter declared the lengthy document, which named …

Refugees

Migrant crisis: Europe should stop using Libya as a dumping ground

Although it is not a new problem, the issue of migration has accelerated sharply in the past five years, and migration from mainly sub-Saharan …

Middle East

11-year

VIENNA: Austrian police said Friday that they are investigating the suicide of an 11-year-old Afghan migrant.<p>He died in a hospital near Vienna on …

UN ‘seriously concerned’ by Israeli plan to deport African migrants

Refugee agency says 'Israel has legal obligations to protect refugees' as ministers weigh new expulsion program

UNHCR

EU countries trigger entry into force of Kigali Amendment to Montreal Protocol - Climate Action - European Commission

It means the necessary threshold for entry into force of the Amendment, agreed to tackle the rapid growth of emissions of these powerful greenhouse …

Climate

The number of EU citizens working in the UK has risen to a record high

The number of EU nationals working in the UK has reached a new record level, official figures reveal.<p>There were an estimated 2.38 million employees …

Birmingham, UK

Scary moment Brit trucker comes face to face with Calais migrant gang who blocked the road with concrete then tried to storm his lorry

<b>A LORRY driver has revealed terrifying footage of the moment Calais migrants laid a makeshift roadblock of concrete slabs in an apparent bid to trap</b> …

Robert Mugabe

Teenage Nigerian girls drowned at sea, Italian autopsies confirm

Bodies of 26 migrants aged 14-18, which were recovered from Mediterranean this month, showed no signs of abuse<p>Autopsies on the bodies of 26 Nigerian teenage girls recovered from the Mediterranean this month have confirmed that they drowned.<p>The bodies of the girls, aged between 14 and 18, were …

News

Alik Alfus: Your Need To Know On About Louise Thompson's Ex-Boyfriend

News<p>He's BACK<p>Made In Chelsea's Alik Alfus may be best known for his distinctive American accent amongst the RP English of SW3 and his super, long and …

Adorable

Austria accepted its Holocaust guilt. So why is its far right on the rise?

Tina Walzer speaking at the inauguration of an artwork about the Holocaust at Vienna’s Herminnengasse subway station, Oct. 19, 2017. (Cnaan …

Jewish Culture

Portland craft brewers kick up expansion with big new brewery and pub

Migration Brewing has inked a deal for a 20,000-square-foot site near the gateway to the Gorge.

Portland, OR

Bulgarian Police has busted a Migrant Trafficking Canal

With the joint forces of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the Police, the National Security Agency and the Prosecution offices in Sofia, Lom and …

Bulgaria

European Parliament ready for Council talks on Dublin system

EPA-EFE/ORESTIS PANAGIOTOU<p>Click for full view<p>Refugee families wait in line in the international airport of Athens, Greece, 18 October 2017, to fly to …

Asylum Seekers

Today at Commission, Kosovo and Canteen-gate

<b>On the agenda:</b> Floods in Greece, social summit, Kosovo, Libya, Brexit, Greek bailout, Commission canteen.<p><b>On the podium:</b> Commission chief spokesman …

European News

Ministers warned about repeat of Dover lorry queues after Brexit

Home Office plans to recruit more border and customs staff are ‘completely unconvincing’, says report<p>The first day after Brexit will be marked by miles of lorry queues in Kent and gridlock in Northern Ireland unless the government beefs up its customs preparations at the UK’s borders, MPs have said.<p>…

Brexit