Landlords will be able to evict illegal immigrants without a court order, under new proposals.
Rio 2016 promised much, but with just one year to go Brazilians are still waiting for it to deliver...
By legalising the controversial measure, even practices at Guantanamo might soon be able to come in from the cold.
What happens when a non-EU migrant arrives on British soil.
Persecuted for generations, the Yazidis have weathered their latest storm with astonishing resolve.
If anyone other than Jeremy Corbyn is to become the next Labour leader, they will have to address the party's fatalism about 2020.
The world of sport has been rocked by the explosive allegations that surfaced over the weekend.
Look at the numbers and the 'invasion rhetoric' is unwarranted.
As the Calais crisis unfolds, social media is becoming an echo chamber for the preferences of the UK's powerful right wing.
While politicians talk security, a humanitarian crisis is unfolding on the French coast.
Whatever hoo ha about human rights and corruption gets attached to the Chinese Winter Olympics victory, it won't be allowed to detract from the event itself.
What has Beijing gotten itself into?
With parliamentary elections looming, the ethnic hatred let loose by Burma's transition to democracy are running out of control.
The circumstances may be unique, but the disgraced peer is part of a wider problem.
A woman left out of her mother's will has won £164,000 in the courts but that doesn't mean you need to rewrite yours.
The Lords has a long history of scandal and this won't be the last.
President Jammeh has ruled Gambia with an iron fist since he seized power more than two decades years ago. He is responsible for gross human rights abuses, yet he hosts Africa's human rights watchdog.
Whatever the pretext, Turkey's latest push against the Kurds will do nobody any favours.
If you ignore the spoiling campaign being run by the press, the left-winger's campaign platform begins to appear eminently sensible.
Some wild ideas have been put forward for the UK's seat of power over the years.
There's plenty of noise but also some genuine concerns about how the TTIP trade agreement could force healthcare privatisation.
The world is full of bad responses to sexual assault allegations. Here's how to do it right.
Assad is running out of options – and he seems to be admitting it for the first time.
Washington would do well to leave the Cold War rhetoric in the past.
The frontrunner for the Labour leadership has some good ideas that were rejected by voters when they elected Margaret Thatcher.