UK Border Agency

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Name: UK Border Agency
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

London HC awards £4,000 to student who was deported

London Over two years after an Indian student was detained and deported from London's Heathrow Airport, the High Court awarded her £4,000 as damages last week.In December 2011, Swati Palisetty, a computer science student at University of Bedfordshire, ... [Published Pune Mirror - 6 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Health experts warn British doctors to watch out for signs of Ebola virus

Health experts have today issued warnings to British doctors and border control officials regarding the outbreak of the Ebola virus in some parts of AfricThe warnings were issued after a man, infected with the virus, was allowed to fly from Liberia – ... [Published Closer Online - 7 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Orpington man guilty of importing millions of pounds worth of cocaine into UK

Michael Ebanks, of Sevenoaks Road, Orpington, has been jailed for 15 yearsAn Orpington man involved in importing millions of pounds worth of cocaine into the UK has been jailed.Michael Ebanks, 33, of Sevenoaks Road, was sentenced at Portsmouth Crown Court ... [Published This is Local London - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

The search is on for the little gnome that has roamed far from home

Has anybody seen Ryan? That’s the call ringing out through Europe after a tangerine-clad garden gnome went missing from a Monifieth house last weekend.Ryan Vandergnome disappeared from the garden of Stephen and Claire Forsyth on Saturday and has popped ... [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Student wins £3,500 for undue detention at London airport

A student won £3,500 (S$7,400) in damages after she was unduly detained for 17 hours at Heathrow airport in London, Malaysia Nanban reported.Swathi Palisetty, who is studying at University of Bedfordshire, was initially held by the UK Border Agency at ... [Published Asiaone - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Immigration MPs call for more action to stop sham marriage 'industry' | UK news

Reverend Alex Brown, who was found guilty of conducting 360 sham marriages, during one of the weddings he officiated. MPs want more to be done to stop bogus weddings. Photograph: UK Border Agency/PA Registrars should be given the power to refuse to conduct ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Indian Student Wins Damages for Illegal Detention at Heathrow

London:  An Indian student has won 3,500 pounds in damages after she was illegally detained at London's Heathrow airport for 17 hours three years back.Swathi Palisetty, a student of computer studies at the University of Bedfordshire in Luton town, was ... [Published NDTV - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 6 reports

Home Office £350m immigration IT system scrapped

UK immigration staff are being forced to use antiquated IT systems to process cases, after The Home Office pulled the plug on a £347 million project designed to ease their workloads in August 2013.Details about the IT system's termination have come to ... [Published IT Pro UK - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

WLCBMS Manchester Campus Registered as Highly Trusted Sponsor by UKBA

The West London College of Business & Management Sciences, Manchester Campus was recently registered as Highly Trusted Sponsor by UKBA’s Tier 4 Immigration System The United Kingdom Border Agency (UKBA) recently registered the West London College of Business ... [Published PRWeb - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 2 reports

Romanian travellers make their home in London's exclusive Park Lane area

Photographs taken outside high-end shops and restaurants on Park Lane Exclusive area of Central London W1 has average house value of £3million Number of Romanians sleeping rough in capital has trebled since JanuaryByMark DuellPublished: 12:08 GMT, 14 ... [Published Capital Bay - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 2 reports

12 years for human traffickers who conned young woman

Three people who trafficked a young Nigerian woman into the UK intent on prostituting her in Italy were jailed for a combined total of 12 years at the Old Bailey today [Friday, 11 July].In September 2011, the victim, then 23-years-old, was smuggled into ... [Published Noodls - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 2 reports

HOME OFFICE 'FAILED WOMAN'S FAMILY'

By Press AssociationPublished: 12:19 EST, 8 July 2014 | Updated: 12:19 EST, 8 July 2014The family of a woman whose former boyfriend orchestrated a terrifying campaign of harassment against them were "forced to endure a living nightmare for months on ... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 08 2014]

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...Justice Slade of High Court also noted that the officer "did not give her the opportunity to comment on the allegation that her purpose in returning to UK was not to study but to work as a nanny"
"If these drugs had been in circulation in the streets, one can imagine the damage it would have created and the number of criminal activities it would have generated."
I keep on my desk, for example, a message concerning one of these glitches in 2008. It reads: "How many times has this happened already? And how many times have you made pathetic excuses and tried to shuffle the blame on to someone else? You, sir, are unfit to run a whelk stall… Stand down, please and let someone with more clout, more guts, more pride and more self-respect take over." It was a boost to have such direct evidence that people cared so deeply about the crosswords...
John Locke, Senior Crown Prosecutor for the Complex Casework Unit (CCU) of the Crown Prosecution service in Wessex said: "Michael Ebanks, Mark West from Purley and others thought they had masterminded the perfect scheme to import class A drugs into this country. However, their criminal enterprise ended on 18 October 2012 when UK Border Agency officials intercepted a lorry and trailer arriving at Portsmouth International Port from Caen, France. The lorry was loaded with pallets containing of flat rubber strips that were destined to be delivered to Michelin UK at premises at Unit 3, Lower Cousley Farm, Cousley Wood, East Sussex. These premises was rented out by Michael Ebanks. "The involved unpacking each of the pallets in turn, removing skrink wrapping and unfurling the rubber. In three of the pallets, under layers of the rubber, a well in the load had been formed, in which a number of packages were concealed. The contents of the packages were tested and have been confirmed to contain cocaine hydrochloride."

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Health experts warn British doctors to watch ou... [Published Closer Online - 7 hours ago]
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Orpington man guilty of importing millions of p... [Published This is Local London - Jul 28 2014]
Open door: You, sir, are unfit to run a whelk s... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 27 2014]
The search is on for the little gnome that has ... [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - Jul 26 2014]
Student wins £3,500 for undue detention at Lond... [Published Asiaone - Jul 26 2014]
Man sentenced to 15 years over importation of C... [Published Crown Prosecution Service - Jul 26 2014]
Inquest into death of US citizen in immigration... [Published Hodge Jones & Allen - Jul 25 2014]
Immigration MPs call for more action to stop sh... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 25 2014]
Indian Student Wins Damages for Illegal Detenti... [Published NDTV - Jul 24 2014]
Indian student wins damages for illegal detenti... [Published Yahoo! India - Jul 23 2014]
Student wins damages after detention [Published BBC - Jul 22 2014]
NAO reveals Home Office spent £347m on failed I... [Published Computer Weekly - Jul 22 2014]
Home Office criticised for 'poor IT' after writ... [Published Computing.co.uk - Jul 22 2014]
Home Office £350m immigration IT system scrapped [Published IT Pro UK - Jul 22 2014]
Home Office blows £347m on failed immigration I... [Published Computer Business Review - Jul 22 2014]
NAO warns on border and immigration IT [Published Government Computing - Jul 22 2014]
Ex-University of Bedfordshire student Swathi Pa... [Published Luton & Dunstable Express - Jul 22 2014]
Reforming the UK border and immigration system [Published Noodls - Jul 22 2014]
Home Office squandered £347m botched IT program... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 22 2014]
Home Office struggles to get a handle on visa b... [Published Civil Service World - Jul 22 2014]
Home Office wasted £347 million on immigration ... [Published Computerworld UK - Jul 22 2014]
Immigration progress 'too slow' [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 22 2014]
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Immigration progress 'too slow' [Published Wharfvalley - Jul 22 2014]
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Home Office's 'flagship' £350m immigration comp... [Published Telegraph - Jul 22 2014]
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Illegal Immigrants Stage Fake Gay Marriages For... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 24 2014]
Illegal immigrants are using sham gay weddings to remain in the United Kingdom. Figures show that 80 civil partnerships, the forerunner to full gay marriage, were reported as suspicious in the last three years. These official figures reflect those ...
Arnie: I’m Back Ed’s ‘Illegal... [Published Guy Fawkes' blog - Jun 10 2014]
Arnie Graf, the controversial US ‘community organiser’ who was illegally working in the UK to overthrow the government, has been spotted travelling from St James’s Park tube station to the One Brewer’s Green HQ of the Labour Party: The UK Border Agency ...
Computing Vice: How Britain Tabulates the Value... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - Jun 09 2014]
Italy , Ireland and U.K. are beginning to add measures of their illicit economy to their official national measures of gross domestic product, as we explained in Monday’s Outlook . Estimating illegal activity, of course, poises a unique set ...
Claim: UK Health & Safety Regulator Colluded Wi... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 05 2014]
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has been blamed for sabotaging a set of raids against illegal immigrants by passing intelligence about them to a left-wing campaign group.  Whitehall sources  told the Daily Mail that a meticulously planned ...
UKIP-Home Office Bunfight Over Farage Visit &#8... [Published Guy Fawkes' blog - Apr 30 2014]
Nigel Farage has laid into the Home Office for apparently banning him from visiting an immigration centre in his constituency. UKIP say Farage “repeatedly requested access” to visit the Dover Immigration Removal Centre “to see for himself” how illegal ...
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