US Migration: The wall in between
He called Mexicans “rapists and drug dealers” and threatened to send 11 million undocumented migrants home. Few policies have been as contentious as Donald Trump’s plans to deal with immigration, especially that of Hispanic migrants. They react to his election here.
FactCheck: are most migrants and refugees women and children?
Women and children now outnumber men among people trying to get into Europe, according to a charity. Fact or fiction?
FactCheck: Farage confused on immigration
Record levels of net migration are “deeply disappointing”, the government says. Nigel Farage thinks the real figures could be even higher. Is he right?
Shocking discovery of Rohingya graves on Thai-Malaysia border
The discovery on the Thai border of around 50 bodies, thought to be members of the marginalised Rohingya community, underlines the brutal nature of the trade in humans.
FactCheck: the truth about immigration
Immigration will be a key battleground in the run-up to the election. How much do you really know?
FactCheck: can Cameron put the brakes on immigration?
There are rumblings of a big announcement from David Cameron on EU immigration. But he may have little room for manoeuvre.
FactCheck: Tories may miss immigration target
Stemming the flood of migration with the UK’s first “immigration cap” was a central pledge in the Conservative Party’s manifesto. They promised to cut immigration from hundreds of thousands, to tens of thousands by the next parliament. How are they doing? FactCheck investigates.
Does Cameron have anything to declare on immigration?
It’s the issue that’s threatening to split the Coalition down the middle. But does David Cameron have a hope of hitting his targets on immigration?
Brown’s migration muddle?
Gordon Brown gets in a muddle by using different sets of figures to show that net inward migration is falling.