UK Home Office

Type: Organization
Name: UK Home Office (Home Office)
Nationality: United Kingdom
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for UK Home Office
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 4 reports

BUAV welcomes statement by Home Office Minister on animal testing

01/08/2014The BUAV has welcomed a statement made by Home Office Minister, Norman Baker that he is keen to move towards a ban on animal testing in the UK. Mr Baker told the BBC: "I am firmly of the belief it is not simply a moral issue but that we as a ... [Published BUAV - 2 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 4 reports

Immigration chief John Vine to step down seven months early

The head of Britain’s borders and immigration inspectorate is to step down from his post seven months early, it was announced today. John Vine, chief inspector of borders and immigration, told the Home Secretary that he will resign in December before ... [Published The Independent - 4 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 4 reports

Mother facing deportation to Australia despite having British husband won't have to leave

| Updated: 13:16 EST, 1 August 2014A pregnant Australian mother-of-two facing deportation from Yorkshire despite having a British husband has won her battle to stay in the UK.Katherine Tate, 23, was told that she must return to Australia by immigration ... [Published Mail Online UK - 3 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 4 reports

Baker eyes end to animal testing

Norman Baker has announced his intention to end scientific testing on animals.The Home Office Minister has responsibility for the policy and said it was both a “moral issue” and could benefit the economy.“We as a nation can get a strategic advantage from ... [Published PoliticsHome - 18 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

Child asylum seekers at 'great risk'

Lone child asylum seekers are at great risk of harm or being exploited, the Welsh Refugee Council (WRC) warns. It says children travelling without parents or guardians often arrive without documents which can lead to some being categorised as an adult. ... [Published Austin American Statesman - 16 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 13 reports

Home Office Spot Shows Slavery is Closer to Home Than You Think

RKCR/Y&R launches powerful campaignThe Home Office has launched a major new advertising campaign to raise awareness of the existence of modern slavery in the United Kingdom.The “Modern Slavery” campaign, which will run across TV, digital, and press, has ... [Published Little Black Book - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Arrests after raids at two Desborough restaurants

A number of arrests were made after Home Office raids at two Chinese restaurants. ... [Published Northamptonshire Telegraph - Jul 31 2014]
Entities: Arrests, UK Home Office
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Uganda lesbian raped by her uncle to ‘cure’ her wins right to stay in UK

A Uganda woman who was raped by her uncle to ‘cure’ her sexuality has won the right to asylum in the UK.Harriet Nakigudde, 30, is now a free woman after a traumatic two months at the mercy of the Home Office.They refused to believe she was a lesbian despite ... [Published Gay Star News - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 3 reports

ESET Launches New Products, Offering Affordable Protection for Home Offices and Small Businesses

"Businesses operating out of small and home offices are an attractive target for cyber criminals because of their presumed lack of security measures," said Andrew Lee , CEO, ESET North America. "The 28 million businesses in this sector require security ... [Published ITbriefing - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Lincolnshire Police given share of £1.7m body camera grant

Comments (0)More body worn cameras will be provided to Lincolnshire Police officers after the force was awarded a share of £1.7 million from Whitehall.The money will be split between five forces – Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire ... [Published Grimsby Telegraph - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 4 reports

Woman who changed name to Laura Elizabeth 'Skywalker' Matthews has passport rejected

ESSEX, England, July 30 (UPI) --Officials in England apparently do not feel that "the force" is with a woman who added Skywalker as her middle name. Laura Matthews took Luke Skywalker's last name in 2008 as a joke and even began signing her name as "L. ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 31 2014]
Entities: England, UK Home Office
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Home Office awards £100,000 to Greater Manchester Police for centre for regular runaways

THE Home Office has awarded £100,000 to Greater Manchester Police so it can open a new centre that will give psychological support and mentoring to vulnerable teenagers who regularly go missing from home.The centre will be the first of its kind and aims ... [Published Messenger Newspapers - Jul 30 2014]

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...Mr Baker told the BBC: "I am firmly of the belief it is not simply a moral issue but that we as a nation can get a strategic advantage from this - something that will be good for the economy…..I have been encouraging the industry to come up with alternatives to animal testing."
"When Mr Vine last appeared before the committee we were very concerned about the number of reports that he had produced which had not been published by the Home Office. All of these must be released immediately."
"We've already been through the court system where the judge actually ruled in our favour."

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UK Woman Denied Passport Because Her Name Might... [Published Techdirt - 10 hours ago]
With all the talk of terrorism keeping government officials firmly focused on travel documents ( and electronics ), it really comes as no surprise that they're on top of any passport anomalies. Like a traveler sporting one more "Skywalker" in their ...
Report: Uncontrolled Immigration Could Lead to ... [Published Breitbart Feed - 15 hours ago]
Mass immigration into Britain could lead to failing hospitals, overcrowded classrooms, water shortages and the need for hundreds of new cities, a new report warns. The report by think-tank Civitas found that heavy immigration will have an overall ...
A Visual Window Into Immigration Problems Acros... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Jul 31 2014]
Alex Wong/Getty Images The United States has been increasingly focused on its immigration problem as unaccompanied minors have been crossing the Southern border in greater numbers and Congress has been so far unable to pass effective reform — a trend ...
Woman Who Changed Middle Name To “Skywalker” De... [Published The Consumerist - Jul 31 2014]
( Enokson ) It was the passport she was looking for, but British officials didn’t want to allow a woman to sign that official document using her middle name of “Skywalker.” The Home Office said the name is a no-go because it infringes on a trademark. ...
ESET Launches New Products, Offering Affordable... [Published PR Newswire: Consumer Products & Retail - Jul 31 2014]
SAN DIEGO, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET®, the global leader in proactive digital protection, today announced the availability of two new security solutions for the Small Office/Home Office (SOHO) market: ESET Multi-Device Security Home Office ...
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