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Boris Johnson to consider Met police positive discrimination

Boris Johnson has said he will consider the idea of ensuring that half of all new Met police recruits come from an ethnic minority background, but warned it might mean officers thinking they are not recruited on merit. The proposal comes from Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, the Met police commissioner, who called for a change in the law to […]

April 1st, 2014 | Posted in Society | Read More »

Migrants face ‘living hell’ in Greek detention

Migrants and asylum-seekers detained in Greece are being forced to endure deplorable conditions, often with devastating effects on their health, according to a report from aid agency Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF). Doctors who have attended internment camps, police stations and coastguard facilities around the country described “a living hell” for thousands of immigrants denied fresh air, natural […]

April 1st, 2014 | Posted in News | Read More »