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The immigration chief in Calais has said the UK has created "a magnet for illegal immigrants."

Evicted 'Jungle' migrants sleeping rough at port

Afghan immigrants who fled their makeshift homes in "the Jungle" before it was raided by French police were still sleeping rough around the Port of Calais today.

Leading article: Panda power

In a world where there is so much human suffering – the doubly-dispossessed refugees of the Calais "jungle" being but one example – it is no wonder that some complain about the time and money spent on conserving rare animals. The panda is a particular case in point. Even among endangered species, as the BBC nature presenter Chris Packham argued, the panda seems especially undeserving – adored more for its winsome looks than for any claim to viability.

Leading article: Europe needs to face up to the migration challenge

Governments cannot go on washing their hands of the problem

In hiding and dreaming of Britain: the displaced Calais migrants

'Destroying the Jungle does not solve the problem, it simply moves it somewhere else'

Protests as children held in 'Jungle' migrants swoop

Refugee groups attacked today's "distressing" swoop on the Jungle camp in Calais as calls were made for Britain to consider taking in some of the dozens of detained child immigrants.

Johnson backs 'swift' clearing of Jungle camp

Home Secretary Alan Johnson today backed the "swift and decisive" clearing of the Jungle refugee camp in Calais.

Migrant camp 'built up false expectation'

A refugee group hit out today at the "horrific" treatment of immigrants at the Jungle camp in Calais and said it should never be repeated.

Aid worker weeps for 'jungle' camp teenager

There were tears and anger today as Afghan immigrants were forcefully evicted from their makeshift camp near Calais today.

French police move on 'jungle' migrant camp

Hundreds of Afghan and Iraqi migrants who have been living in squalid conditions on the outskirts of Calais fled their tarpaulin homes today in an attempt to avoid being rounded up by armed police in an anticipated raid tomorrow.

Letters: Brown's apologies

Forget Turing, Brown has plenty else to apologise for

Refugees in Calais 'Jungle' barred from crossing UK shores

Britain will not take any of the 2,000 asylum-seekers to be evicted, among them Afghans and Iraqis

Britain refuses to take Calais migrants

Britain rejected calls yesterday to take in some of the hundreds of immigrants living in a camp in Calais. French police are expected to move within days to close the camp, known as "The Jungle", where around 1,500 mainly Afghans live.

French to chop down immigrants' 'Jungle'

Outcry over 'political' plan to target migrants seeking new life in Britain

Britain pledges £15m to tighten border controls

Britain today promised £15 million to tighten border controls in French ports where hundreds of would-be migrants gather in the hope of smuggling themselves into the UK.

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