article 28 August 2015 World, Austria
Austria bodies from lorry of refugees
Four arrested over Austria lorry refugee deaths

Four children including a baby girl were among 71 refugees found dead in the back of a lorry left abandoned at the side of a motorway in Austria, police say.

article 28 August 2015 World, Italy
Hundreds feared dead in migrant boat tragedy

The unrelenting tragedy of people trying to reach a better life is laid bare once again, as hundreds of people are feared to have died when two boats capsized off the coast of Libya.

article 27 August 2015 World, Austria
50 refugees found dead in Austria lorry
Refugees found 'suffocated' in parked lorry in Austria

Up to 50 refugees are found dead in a parked lorry in eastern Austria. On the scene Channel 4 News International Editor Lindsey Hilsum says there's a "terrible" stench of death.

article 27 August 2015 UK
Border gates at Gatwick
Net migration to UK reaches record high

Despite a Tory pledge to bring net migration to the UK down to 100,000, new figures show it has reached record levels.

article 25 August 2015 World, Germany
Paraic O'Brien by Dublin Procedure: Germany says EU rule 'not working'

Germany has finally publicly acknowledged that one of the cornerstones of EU migration management policy - the Dublin procedure - does not work any more.

article 20 August 2015 World
Migrant crisis: Macedonia declares state of emergency

Struggling to cope with thousands of refugees and migrants passing through the country, Macedonia's government declares a state of emergency on its southern and northern borders.

article 20 August 2015 UK, France
Bernard Cazeneuve and Theresa May in Calais (Getty)
Migrant crisis: UK police to share command centre in Calais

British Home Secretary Theresa May signs a deal with her French counterpart in Calais and announces enhanced security measures to counter attempts by migrants to enter the UK illegally.

article 14 August 2015 World
Migrant crisis: cruise ship to house 2,500 arrives in Kos

The vessel will replace the football stadium where violence broke out earlier this week. The Greek island has hundreds of migrants, many fleeing war, arriving everyday.

article 10 August 2015 UK
Illegal immigration crackdown: 'rogue' bosses to be raided

The government announces a crackdown on illegal workers employed in the UK as the Calais migrant crisis continues.