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Maps of Britain showing Born Abroad data
Immigration has contributed half of Britain's population growth in 10 years, according to new research.

MIGRATION DEBATE

Parents who hire foreign nannies illegally could face 2,000 on-the-spot fines under planned immigration laws.
ASYLUM NEWS

Amnesty International condemns the number of asylum seekers being detained by the government before their claims are heard.

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EUROPEAN STORIES

Asylum seekers in Italy say they are subject to a range of abuses at detention centres, Amnesty International reports.



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How do the party policies differ on asylum and immigration in the run up to the general election?

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An asylum detainee tells his story from inside a removal centre as he waits deportation.

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