Police in north London have seized blankets, sleeping bags and food donations from rough sleepers in a crackdown on homelessness.
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Wednesday 03 October 2012
Britain will give another £1 million to help 10,000 Syrian refugees through the cold winter, Nick Clegg said today.
Thursday 23 August 2012
Australia will accept 45 per cent more refugees this fiscal year as part of a strategy to deter treacherous boat journeys from Southeast Asia.
Saturday 18 August 2012
The French foreign minister yesterday levelled a scathing tirade at the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad after meeting with refugees, calling for his regime to be "smashed fast".
Tuesday 14 August 2012
The Prime Minister wants to make the 'Pacific Solution' even tougher
Saturday 11 August 2012
In prewar Berlin or madcap California, this mash-up of genres and styles has a serious intent
Wednesday 08 August 2012
Britain is to give an extra £10m to help more than 45,000 refugees fleeing the conflict in Syria, the International Development Secretary has announced.
Tuesday 07 August 2012
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Sunday 05 August 2012
Great Britain's stunning regatta performance produces two more golds, an emotional silver and a rallying cry to the young
Tuesday 24 July 2012
It was the real austerity Olympics. Whilst the rest of the world's top athletes were asked to bring their own towels and handed out Horlicks tablets by the authorities in London 1948, the spirit of the Games was being enacted in even more Spartan surroundings than the bombed out British capital.
Monday 23 July 2012
Daniel Howden reports from the Batil refugee camps, where nine children a day are dying in flooded, crowded conditions
Saturday 21 July 2012
Exodus grows with 60,000 already in Lebanon while cars queue at the border
Saturday 07 July 2012
History, wrote Edward Gibbon as he wearily surveyed the decline and fall of the Roman empire, "is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and misfortunes of mankind".
Friday 06 July 2012
Reissued in anticipation of the Colin Farrell remake, Paul Verhoeven's 1990 sci-fi thriller underlines a basic movie truth: nothing dates like a film-maker's vision of the future.
Monday 25 June 2012
Amine Zigta is not a timid man. If he was, he would not have risked his life by escaping indefinite enforced army service in Eritrea, or making the hazardous journey through Sudan and the Sinai desert to Israel. Nor would he have kept open his corner bar in south Tel Aviv after 15 local hoodlums shouting "what do you care, you black son of a bitch?" broke off table legs in March after he refused to serve teenagers below the legal drinking age. "But now," Mr Zigta, 36, says in fluent Hebrew, "I am afraid, all the time. At night I can't sleep. I am in danger."
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