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New language test 'will tear married couples apart'

Newlywed Sophie Brown from Britain told today how the latest Home Office rules demanding English language tests before a marriage visa will be issued could prevent her being reunited with her husband.

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Labour’s stance on immigration under criticism

By Jim Pickard and James Boxell Pro-immigration groups and leftwing activists have spoken out against Labour’s leadership candidates for blaming the party’s electoral defeat on lax rules allowing to

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International report: migration good for developing countries

The final report of a four-year research project, involving field work in seven countries, shows that people who migrate from developing countries greatly increase their own income and bring many bene

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Cap in hand: "A limit on migration serves best those who are already here"

Damian Green MP has now been appointed the new immigration minister.

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JCWI Chief Exec speaks on points-based system

JCWI chief executive Habib Rahman spoke last night at the Goldsmiths Students not Suspects teach in about the immigration Points-Based System.

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Spring bulletin free for members

The spring JCWI Bulletin has just arrived at our offices in Old Street and looks fantastic.

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Huge visa fee increase for vulnerable family members

A massive increase in visa fees for people applying for permission for vulnerable family members to move to the UK has been imposed by the government. The cost of a visa for an adult dependent will l

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Huge visa fee rise goes before MPs

A committee of MPs will meet on Wednesday to discuss proposed visa fees increases - which include a near three-fold

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