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      A Brexit myth of Brussels (mis)rule

      Britain is (mis)ruled by Brussels. European federalists have demoted the Westminster parliament to the status of a...

    2. May 20, 2016

      Immigration worries leave Labour divided on Europe

      As a maverick MP Jeremy Corbyn called for Britain to leave the Common Market in 1975 and voted against the Maastricht...

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    1. May 20, 2016

      The snobbery problem of the UK Labour party

      It is clear, judging by recent events, that the Labour party has a problem. And it is not just anti-Semitism. The...

    2. May 20, 2016

      The refugee crisis — match us if you can

      Writing in the 1930s, Lionel Robbins, head of LSE’s economics department, defined economics as “the science which...

    3. May 19, 2016

      Vote Leave woos British Asians with migration leaflets

      Vote Leave is hoping to secure the backing of British Asians by telling them that if Britain quits the EU, it will mean...

    4. May 18, 2016

      Number of EU nationals working in UK reaches record level

      The number of EU nationals working in the UK has climbed to a fresh record of 2.1m, fuelling the debate on immigration...

    5. May 18, 2016

      Brexit and immigration — the vital questions

      Immigration was already the hottest topic in Britain’s EU debate even before the number of migrant workers from the...

    6. May 13, 2016

      National UK statistics debunk the migration myth

      Wind back two days and think about the immigrant element of the Brexit debate on May 11. The Office for National...

    7. May 12, 2016

      EU migration — the effects on UK jobs and wages

      An eagerly awaited study of EU migration to the UK concludes that short-term migration from the EU explains the...

    8. May 12, 2016

      ONS says many EU entrants to UK return home after a few months

      Campaigners claiming the government has under-reported the true scale of European immigration to Britain have been...

    9. May 12, 2016

      Your view: how will Brexit affect UK jobs?

      Most EU citizens already working in the UK would not meet existing visa requirements for non-EU foreign nationals who...

    10. May 9, 2016

      Migration: to labour the point

      Weeks before the EU referendum, predicting what follows an Out vote is doubly speculative: bookies make this only a...

    11. May 8, 2016

      Brexit is too high a price to pay over migration

      If Britain decides to leave the EU on June 23 it will be because of anger over immigration. No issue is of greater...

    12. May 6, 2016

      Most EU citizens in UK would not meet work visa rules, data show

      Three-quarters of EU citizens working in the UK would not meet current visa requirements for non-EU overseas workers if...

    13. May 6, 2016

      EU workers fear impact of Brexit on jobs

      Certain sections of the British economy would be particularly affected if Britain left the EU and it subsequently...

    14. May 4, 2016

      Boost for Cameron as UK wins exemption from new EU asylum rules

      Britain has won a significant carveout from new EU rules on asylum seekers that will allow the UK to continue expelling...

    15. May 4, 2016

      Cameron bows to child refugees pressure

      David Cameron has capitulated to a growing rebellion in the Conservative party and agreed to allow hundreds of...

    16. May 3, 2016

      Labour peer seeks foster parents for child refugees

      A Labour peer campaigning to bring child refugees to the UK has asked potential foster parents to put their name...

    17. May 3, 2016

      Foreign volunteers embrace the Jungle way of life

      On a recent morning as the sun began to warm the chill Paris air, I stepped out on to the rooftop of the headquarters...

    18. April 29, 2016

      Do not let migration determine Britain’s place in Europe

      Migration might well determine the outcome of the referendum on whether Britain should leave the EU. That is because...

    19. April 26, 2016

      UK statistics chief vows to be tough on migration figures

      The body that oversees the UK’s statistics has threatened to strip migration figures of their quality Kitemark if an...

    20. April 25, 2016

      The Leave camp’s flawed fightback on migration

      The Leave camp has long believed that immigration is among its strongest cards in the EU referendum debate. Now, after...

    21. April 25, 2016

      UK immigration is the last refuge of the Leavers

      Believers in British exit from the EU could have sung Gloria Gaynor’s “I Will Survive” before leaving tearful messages...

    22. April 25, 2016

      Brexit campaigners warn immigration ‘out of control’

      The Brexit campaign on Monday sought to regain the initiative after US President Barack Obama’s forthright intervention...

    23. April 24, 2016

      Graduates pitch start-up ideas to win a UK entrepreneur visa

      An ability to present clearly and confidently to a panel of senior professors is a requirement of the MSc qualification...

    24. April 21, 2016

      Plan to raise asylum case fees by 600%

      The government wants to raise the fees sixfold for immigration and asylum tribunals as it seeks to raise £37m a year....

    25. April 21, 2016

      Britain to take 3,000 child refugees from camps

      Britain is to take in 3,000 child refugees from camps in the Middle East and north Africa, but Labour argued the...

    26. April 20, 2016

      There is a trade-off between citizenship and migration

      Today, the rich world believes it has reached the limits of acceptable migration. Almost daily, countries in the...

    27. April 20, 2016

      Matteo Renzi’s clarion call for Africa should be heeded

      Europe’s migrant crisis has entered a new phase. After a year in which more than a million people streamed on to the...

    28. April 18, 2016

      Treasury model weighs up the Brexit options

      The reaction from the Leave campaign to the Treasury’s dossier on the costs of leaving the EU was immediate and...

    29. April 11, 2016

      Boris Johnson, David Cameron and the day after Brexit

      It is the morning of June 24. Britain has just voted narrowly to leave the EU. Jubilant pro-Brexit campaigners wave...

    30. April 11, 2016

      Call for clarity on EU citizens living abroad

      Millions of British and European citizens who have migrated from their home countries are living in uncertainty about...

    31. April 5, 2016

      Pope prepares to visit Lesbos to highlight refugee crisis

      Pope Francis is preparing to visit the Greek island of Lesbos as soon as next week, possibly casting a moral shadow...

    32. March 23, 2016

      Student deportations refused in English language proficiency case

      Theresa May is facing calls for a parliamentary inquiry into immigration policy after the home secretary lost her...

    33. March 23, 2016

      A Brexit vote could set off a migrant surge to the UK

      The website of Vote Leave, which is campaigning for the UK to quit the EU, is far better than the Britain Stronger in...

    34. March 10, 2016

      Visa curbs hit UK’s lucrative market for business students

      The lucrative market for UK business schools has suffered a big fall in foreign students since government changes to...

    35. March 8, 2016

      Turkey cheers migrant deal that promises visa-free EU travel

      As Turkish negotiators left for Brussels on Monday to hammer out a deal over the stream of refugees arriving in Europe...

    36. March 8, 2016

      Merkel protégé faces election struggle as migration backlash bites

      Julia Klöckner, a rising star in Angela Merkel’s CDU party, was once considered a safe bet to win control from the SPD...

    37. March 7, 2016

      Entrepreneurs step in to help the refugees

      Bombarded with harrowing coverage of the war in Syria and of the desperate plight of refugees seeking to flee it, some...

    38. March 6, 2016

      Brussels plans radical asylum overhaul

      Brussels will propose centralising control of asylum claims in the EU as part of a radical overhaul of refugee policy...

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