Saad Mohammad Al-Husainy, a student in Birmingham, marries Colette O'Neill in 1954.
Photograph courtesy of Sùna Al-Husainy
For some, the forced movement and brutalities of partition in 1947 led to new opportunities for women and migration to Britain.
There are 48,000 Polish people over 50 living in the UK.
Family care arrangments likely to come under pressure under new migration rules.
Refugee rights activists greet a boat arriving in Naples harbour in May 2017.
Refugians living in a loosely-connected set of self-governing units would be given a biometric card called a 'Sesame Pass'.
Cities and universities can overcome social divides and create better places, but only if they work together.
Fortress Europe: Macdeonian soldiers patrol the Greek border.
New research questions the scale of support for tougher border security across Europe.
Hang on, is that a spider floating this way?
The closest relative of Kangaroo Island's trapdoor spider lives in South Africa - and the arachnid could have arrived in Australia by oceanic migration.
George Dreyfus, centre, holding a bassoon and Walter Wurzburger, far left, holding a clarinet.
JC Williamson production 1949
In the late 1930s, Australia sought to restrict the flow of refugees, ruling that musicians were 'unsuitable' as migrants. Yet some talented Jewish musicians did arrive here and their work has enriched our cultural life.
Journey stops here: African migrants rescued by the Libyan coastguard.
The proposal ignores how bad the EU is at sharing responsibility for asylum seekers.
Excavating the eastern wall section of Halmyris in 2016.
Excavating the history of migration along the frontier of the Danube.
The Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk crew interdicts a group of Haitian migrants July 11, 2017, approximately 22 miles south of Great Inagua, Bahamas.
Coast Guard News/flickr
The mass movement of people across the world is nothing new, but migration today is so global and so unrelenting that it may well be the great humanitarian issue of our time.
A Syrian refugee and his two daughters wait for relocation in northern Greece.
With the EU's refugee relocation scheme due to end in September, progress has been painfully slow.
The scale of contemporary forced human displacement is unprecedented and difficult to comprehend. The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has just reported staggering statistics. As of…
Migrants arrive at the Austrian-German border near Passau, October 2015.
Less than two years after Europe's migrant crisis began, EU officials have said that the situation is under control. It's not
Increasing numbers of migrants will inevitably have an impact on Australia’s health system.
Selecting immigrants on points is likely to result in them being healthy, or at least healthy enough for them not to put much strain on our exhausted health systems.
Davis is backing documentation for EU citizens after Brexit.
Government plans to introduce official documents for EU citizens to prove their right to live in the UK have some people surprised.
A ship with rescued migrants arrives at the Italian port of Salerno in late June.
It is a dangerous and illegal move to make.
Even without immigration, new data reveals Australia’s population would continue to grow.
The latest statistics show Australia's population growth in the last decade has been significantly higher than in other developed countries.
The “Door of Europe” monument, which commemorates migrants who died on their journey, is seen on the southern Italian island of Lampedusa.
The island of Lampedusa in Italy has become the symbol of how a community can welcome migrants — for better or for worse.
Germany's plan to build reception centres in Morocco to repatriate unaccompanied minors is similar to a controversial Spanish plan from the mid 2000s.
‘Tropics’ may conjure images of sun-kissed islands, but the expanding tropical zone could bring drought and cyclones further south.
The global tropical climate zone is expanding. At the current rate, by 2100 its edge will stretch from Sydney to Perth.