Labour backbencher Marsha Singh is to step down as an MP, triggering a by-election in his Bradford West constituency.
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"Was that Carla Bruni on your phone?" I asked. Anthony Steen replied with fine comic timing. "I don't know, I didn't answer it."
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Foreign footballers have been given a special exemption from rules requiring them to learn English which apply to other workers from overseas, it was revealed today.
Monday 01 December 2008
Tuesday 25 November 2008
The decision by the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, to commission a study into the impact of an amnesty for illegal immigrants has not gone down well in Westminster. Mr Johnson's party leader, David Cameron, has refused to endorse the idea, and the Immigration minister, Phil Woolas, has described Mr Johnson as both "naive in the extreme" and a "nincompoop".
Thursday 20 November 2008
Immigration outstripped the number of people leaving Britain by 237,000 last year, despite a fall in people coming to settle.
Friday 24 October 2008
Immigration minister Phil Woolas today said he stuck by his controversial promise that the Government will not allow the UK's population to rise as high as 70 million.
Thursday 23 October 2008
"He has taken up more positions on immigration than someone in training with the Kama Sutra" - Liberal Democratic home affairs spokesman Chris Huhne on Phil Woolas who, he said, had made a "cack-handed" start as Immigration Minister.
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