Nearly 800,000 Afghan migrants returned or were deported back to Afghanistan from Iran in 2018 – an increase of two-thirds compared to the previous year, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said on January 8.
The number of British citizens applying for Irish passports rose by 22 percent in 2018, Ireland’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said on Monday, more than doubling the total of annual applications since Britain voted to leave the European Union.
A record number of children in the UK are being excluded for racist bullying, a Guardian analysis found, prompting calls for an urgent government intervention to tackle bigotry and prejudice in schools across Britain.
The administration of US President Donald Trump has detained record number of migrants traveling in families at the US border with Mexico in October, taking into custody over 20,000 citizens of Central American countries on their way to enter the US, new official data shows.
Sony Corp. lifted its annual operating profit outlook by 30 percent to a record level after a strong second-quarter, bolstered by popular game titles as well as growing demand for its online gaming services.
A record number of 18,647 emergency and nonemergency children’s operations were canceled in the UK last year, according to new figures which Labour described as a ‘shameful’ indictment of the government’s handling of healthcare.