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UK’s Rwanda deportation plan receives royal assent, becomes law

UK’s Rwanda deportation plan receives royal assent, becomes law

Britain’s King Charles has given his assent to legislation central to Prime Minister Rishi Sunak’s plan to send asylum seekers to Rwanda. Britain’s King Charles III (via REUTERS) Royal assent is the final stage in the legislative process, and effectively rubber stamps the decision taken by parliament earlier this week to approve the bill after...

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UK Parliament passes bill to send migrants to Rwanda

UK Parliament passes bill to send migrants to Rwanda

By Danica Kirka | Associated Press LONDON — British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak ‘s latest effort to send some migrants to Rwanda finally won approval from Parliament early Tuesday, hours after he pledged deportation flights would begin in July. The parliamentary logjam that had stalled the legislation for two months was finally broken just after...

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India, UK discuss prioritising extradition requests relating to fugitives

India, UK discuss prioritising extradition requests relating to fugitives

Both sides discussed a host of issues including criminal intelligence sharing and combating financial crimes, organised crime, terrorism, cybercrime, and other transnational threats, a statement from the CBI Spokesperson said. Photo: Bloomberg 2 min read Last Updated : Apr 15 2024 | 9:37 PM IST India and the United Kingdom on Monday discussed the...

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Britain adds Pakistan to list of countries ‘too dangerous to travel’

Britain adds Pakistan to list of countries ‘too dangerous to travel’

Reportedly, the country saw a surge in violence for the third consecutive year with an uptick recorded each year beginning from 2021.Photo: Bloomberg 2 min read Last Updated : Apr 12 2024 | 8:49 PM IST The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) of the United Kingdom has recently added Pakistan to its list...