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Important health and travel advice for Hajj and Umrah pilgrims

Following the outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has recommended that some categories of people postpone the performance of the Hajj and Umrah as a precautionary measure this year.

Reading Harry Potter books reduces prejudice, study shows

Young people who read the Harry Potter books are less likely to be prejudiced against ethnic minority groups, a new study has revealed.

Child migrant Family Restoration Fund extended until 2017

The UK government has decided to extend until 2017 the Family Restoration Fund which helps to reunite former child migrants with their families.

British woman jailed in Iran for trying to watch men's volleyball

In a place like Iran, if you are a woman, then you better avoid going to the stadium to watch men’s volleyball matches.

Landlord migrant check scheme will lead to a rise in discrimination, warns JCWI

The UK Government’s decision to fine landlords who rent homes to illegal immigrants will lead to a rise in discrimination, Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI) has warned.