Unite leadership hopeful accused of racism after calling for Home Secretary leave the country 

Union hopeful in ‘deport Priti Patel’ row: Unite leadership hopeful is accused of racism after calling for Home Secretary to be kicked out of the country By John Stevens Deputy Political Editor For The Daily Mail Published: 22:09 BST, 13 May 2021 | Updated: 22:09 BST, 13 May 2021 A leadership candidate for one of Britain’s … Read more

Thousands face the boot in UK-India deal after Britain agrees to accept more students

Thousands face the boot in UK-India deal after Britain agrees to accept more students and talented young immigrants in exchange for increased deportations Number of illegal Indian migrants being deported from the UK is set to soar  At least 40,000 undocumented migrants from subcontinent are living in Britain The UK will accept more students and … Read more

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

As many as 60 migrants have already 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 hotter than usual weather conditions after Border Force vessels were seen bringing groups of mostly male migrants into the Port of Dover. … Read more

Priti Patel vows ‘boomerang’ deportations as part of asylum overhaul

‘Europe is NOT a warzone’: Priti Patel vows ‘boomerang’ deportations for migrants who are smuggled through illegal routes in huge asylum overhaul – as more men, women and children are plucked from dinghies in the Channel by Border Force today Home Secretary Priti Patel will today unveil major overhaul of the asylum system New scheme … Read more

Pressure on Priti Patel to call inquiry after ‘botched’ probe into ‘VIP paedophile ring’ claims

Pressure grows on Priti Patel to call inquiry after ‘botched’ probe over false ‘VIP paedophile ring’ claims Priti Patel is facing increasing pressure to launch inquiry into the ‘Nick’ scandal Six former home secretaries signed a joint letter demanding fresh investigation They want Patel to launch a new independent inquiry into Operation Midland By Stephen Wright … Read more

Priti Patel insists police haven’t been ‘hindered’ after 200,000 crime records accidentally deleted

Priti Patel insists police have not been ‘hindered’ after 200,000 crime records were accidentally deleted from national database Home Secretary Priti Patel said police not ‘hindered’ by loss of crime reports She told Commons Home Affairs Committee 209,550 reports had been wiped Ms Patel also confirmed that no records of any convictions had been lost Internal … Read more

High Court must overturn Boris Johnson’s decision to stand by Priti Patel, union says

High Court must overturn Boris Johnson’s decision to stand by Priti Patel despite evidence of staff ‘bullying’, senior civil servants’ union says Investigation found Priti Patel had not always treated civil servants with ‘respect’ Sir Alex Allan concluded Ms Patel’s behaviour did meet the definition of bullying Boris Johnson contradicted his advice by judging Ms … Read more

Priti Patel claims she ‘wanted to close UK borders in MARCH’

Priti Patel claims she ‘wanted to close UK borders in MARCH’ at start of Covid-19 pandemic in leaked recording of Zoom meeting with Conservative Party supporters Priti Patel said in leaked recording the UK should have closed borders earlier She said she was ‘advocate of closing them last March’ when pandemic started Remarks will put … Read more

Priti Patel says it is time to ‘move on’ from Trump presidency

Priti Patel hails ‘new era in US politics’ ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration as she says the UK must ‘move on’ from Donald Trump Priti Patel said UK Government had worked ‘very strongly’ with Donald Trump But she said ‘we move on now’ as Joe Biden is inaugurated as president today The Home Secretary insisted … Read more

Priti Patel tells chief constables to crack down on partygoers in battle against Covid lawbreakers

Priti Patel tells chief constables to crack down on partygoers and pubs and says there is ‘no room for complacency’ in battle against Covid lawbreakers Home Secretary writes to forces reminding them of proactive policing ‘benefits’ But senior officers felt she overstepped the mark and dubbed her ‘Pushy Patel’ Ms Patel admitted earlier this year she’d … Read more

PM accused of having a ‘blind spot’ over lack of female ministers leading Covid press conferences

Where are the women Boris? PM accused of having a ‘blind spot’ as NO female Cabinet ministers have led a coronavirus press conference for almost SEVEN MONTHS Priti Patel was the last senior woman in the PM’s top team to lead TV briefing Home Secretary made appearance on May 22, nearly seven months ago One … Read more

Boris Johnson SUED for NOT sacking Priti Patel over bullying report

Civil servants SUE Boris Johnson for NOT sacking Home Secretary Priti Patel and overruling an independent report that said her shouting and swearing at mandarins amounted to bullying Lawyers for civil service mandarins said PM’s failure to sack gave ‘carte blanche’  Independent report found Ms Patel’s behaviour to civil servants was bullying  Sir Alex Allan … Read more