Priti Patel approves extradition of billionaire Nirav Modi to India to face trial over £1.3bn fraud

Priti Patel approves extradition of billionaire diamond tycoon Nirav Modi to India to face trial over £1.3bn fraud Diamond tycoon Nirav Modi will be extradited to India after Home Office sign-off Modi, 50,  was arrested in March 2019, and has been held in Wandsworth prison Punjab National Bank alleges that he and his uncle have committed … Read more

Priti Patel approves extradition of billionaire Nirav Modi to India to face trial over £1.3bn fraud

Priti Patel approves extradition of billionaire diamond tycoon Nirav Modi to India to face trial over £1.3bn fraud Diamond tycoon Nirav Modi will be extradited to India after Home Office sign-off Modi, 50,  was arrested in March 2019, and has been held in Wandsworth prison Punjab National Bank alleges that he and his uncle have committed … Read more

Housing asylum seekers at ex-military barracks is branded ‘utterly unacceptable’ by MPs

Housing asylum seekers at Covid-ridden former military barracks is branded ‘utterly unacceptable’ by MPs as independent inspector says Home Office made a ‘serious error of judgement’ The APPG on Immigration Detention have written to Home Secretary Priti Patel They ‘entirely agree’ with these concerns aired by Independent Chief Inspector They said conditions at Napier Barracks … Read more

Government hires Mitie to do 10,000 home visits every day to check if passengers are in quarantine

The £90m snooper army: Government hires private contractor Mitie to carry out 10,000 home visits every day to check if passengers are in quarantine after flying back to UK from overseas Extra manpower will dramatically increase the capacity for daily home visits  Mitie is tasked by Home Office to catch flouters not undergoing quarantine Overseas … Read more

Priti Patel loses High Court case after she tried to whisk Nigerian immigrant out of the UK

Priti Patel loses High Court case after her officials tried to whisk Nigerian immigrant out of the UK before he could give inquest evidence over his friend’s detention centre death Priti Patel has lost High Court case after she tried deporting Nigerian man Two judges ruled her attempt to kick out key witness to death … Read more

Visa extensions for foreign-born frontline NHS as Priti Patel praises their efforts during Covid

Visa extensions for foreign-born frontline NHS staff as Priti Patel praises ‘heroic’ efforts during Covid pandemic Home Secretary will instruct officials to grant automatic 12-month extensions to vital workers if their visa is due to run out by October  Announcement is expected to benefit up to 14,000 essential workers including doctors, nurses and paramedics Scheme … Read more

HENRY DEEDES: Beaming in from Liberace’s boudoir, came Boris Johnson’s dread word – ‘But…’ 

HENRY DEEDES: Beaming in from Liberace’s boudoir, came Boris Johnson’s dread word – ‘But…’ By Henry Deedes for the Daily Mail Published: 22:27 BST, 5 April 2021 | Updated: 22:42 BST, 5 April 2021 On skipped the Prime Minister, with that mild jauntiness of his that has happily returned in recent weeks, confirming our long … Read more

Love Island’s Laura Anderson shares throwback snaps of herself wearing a string bikini in Dubai

Earlier this month, she broke down in tears after admitting she has lost work due to the backlash she faced, following her pre-lockdown trip to Dubai. But Laura Anderson opted to focus on the happier memories from her trip to the UAE on Tuesday, when she shared throwback snaps of herself wearing a string bikini.  … Read more

Up to 60 Channel migrants landing at Dover today as people smugglers take advantage of balmy weather

Children were among up to 100 migrants who arrived on British shores today – ahead of a crackdown on borders by Home Secretary Priti Patel. People smugglers appear to be making the most of the warmer weather after Border Force vessels were seen bringing groups of mostly male migrants into the Port of Dover. At least three rigid … Read more

Priti Patel is targeted by social media smear over fake news that she spent £77,000 on her eyebrows

Home Secretary Priti Patel is at the centre of a ‘fake news’ smear campaign over false claims that she wasted tens of thousands of taxpayers’ money on eyebrow-grooming treatments. Social-media sites were being used to spread the story after an article was published by a website which highlighted a string of ‘perplexing’ expense claims submitted by … Read more