LABOUR would stop deporting young illegal immigrants and let refugees bring their families to Britain, Diane Abbott said today.
The shadow home secretary also vowed to scrap the cap on overall migrant numbers so there would be no limit on how many people can move to the UK.
BOILING lobsters will be illegal in Switzerland as it has been found the crustaceans can "feel pain".
The new laws, which come in next month, will see chefs required to "render them unconscious" before cooking them.
Cooks will no longer be able to put live lobsters into boiling water.
CIVIL servants are slowing down reviews into suspected illegal immigrants by refusing to cooperate with officials, or demanding fees for information, a new report says.
A fresh study into immigration reviews in the Home Office concluded that there were 2,906 cases in a backlog as of March last year,
COPS in Thailand are hunting backstreet abortionists after four human foetuses were found dumped in rubbish on a housing estate.
The horror discovery was made by refuse workers, who spotted a child's head poking out of a torn rubbish sack as they hurled it into a truck.
When police arrived at
A FREEZING and remote town on a Norwegian island has banned dying over Spanish flu fears - because bodies never rot.
Longyearbyen is a tiny coal-mining town of 2,000 residents in the remote Svalbard archipelago of Norway.
It is the world’s most northern city and the ground is permanently frozen
AN inferno at a block of flats is believed to have been caused by overheating computers in an illegal bitcoin mining factory.
The night-time blaze in eastern Russia destroyed eight apartments and flooded dozens more as firefighters tackled the flames.
Pictures after it was put out showed charred computer equipment
THE husband of jailed Brit Laura Plummer, who was convicted of smuggling illegal painkillers into Egypt, is thought to already be married with kids.
The clothes shop assistant from Hull was jailed for three years in Egypt after airport security found 290 tramadol tablets in her suitcase.
The 33-year-old was bringing them
A MAN left widowed after a teen cyclist fatally collided with his wife has revealed the "long path of grief" he has faced after her death.
Kim Briggs was killed when she was hit by cyclist Charlie Allison, with the then 18-year-old travelling at nearly 20mph when he mowed down the
THE mum of a British woman locked up in Egypt for carrying prescription painkillers says her weeping daughter told her "I can't do this."
Laura Plummer, 33, was jailed for three years on Boxing Day after flying to the Middle Eastern country with banned Tramadol pills in her suitcase for
THE husband of a British woman locked up in Egypt for carrying illegal painkillers for his bad back has admitted it was "all his fault".
Laura Plummer, 33, was jailed for three years after flying to the Middle Eastern country with banned Tramadol pills in her suitcase for Omar Abd
ROOFTOPPING is a death-defying craze which sees young adults dangling off the edge of buildings - in the quest of social media fame.
None of the posers wear harnesses, which means a small slip would see them plunge to their deaths, but is it illegal? Here's what you need
THE European Commission president is reportedly caught up in a new investigation into claims “tampered” evidence duped a phone-tapping probe when he was prime minister of Luxembourg.
The Times reports Jean-Claude Juncker faces allegations his officials – while under oath – presented inaccurate information during an illegal wiretap case.
ROOFTOPPING is a death-defying craze which sees young adults dangling off the edge of buildings – in the quest of social media fame.
None of the posers wear harnesses, which means a small slip would see them plunge to their deaths, but is it illegal? Here’s what you need
RESIDENTS have vented their anger after claiming illegal speed bumps have been built on a road leading to a travellers' site.
Neighbours to the site in Cambridge complained when the makeshift speed bumps popped up on a section of a cul-de-sac.
Cops are now supporting an investigation into where the
A TOP US chief insists he will refuse to carry out President Donald Trump's "illegal" order of launching a nuclear weapon.
Although he only "provides advice to the president", Air Force General John Hyten, commander of the US Strategic Command (STATCOM) said he will push forward other options to
THIS is the shocking moment a four-year-old boy was run over by a cyclist riding an illegal brake-less bike in a pedestrian zone.
The youngster can be seen gathered up by the speeding bike's front wheel and bowled along before the pair crash to the floor in Windsor.
ILLEGAL immigrants will have their accounts frozen as an incentive to leave Britain voluntarily.
About 70m accounts will be checked by the Home Office as part of the government’s crackdown on illegal immigrants.
The Guardian reported the tactic will come into play from January next year, aimed at decreasing the number of
MORE than 6,500 fake ID papers have been seized at Britain's borders in three years, shock figures revealed last night.
Between 2012 and 2014 around 3,000 forged passports were held at the UK's border ports and airports.
An investigator for ITV Tonight posed undercover as an Afghan migrant to buy
THE GOVERNMENT will consider making dangerous cycling illegal for the first time, Theresa May suggested today.
Campaigners have pushed for a new law after a mother was killed by a cyclist on a banned fixed-gear bike.
Charlie Alliston faces jail over the death of Kim Briggs last month - but