The BBC reports that proposed changes to the immigration system could prevent older overseas teenagers from coming to the UK to study, independent schools are warning.
Children’s charity Barnardo’s is to run welfare services at the UK government’s proposed centre for removing some failed asylum seekers, the BBC reports.
An asylum seeking passenger, who arrived in Canada on the ‘MV Sun Sea’ ship and was later refused after admitting that he was a member of the Tamil Tigers, said he will not give up on his dream of living in Canada even though he’s been ordered deported, the man’s lawyer said Wednesday.
A major trade agreement signed between Japan and India last month is likely to make it easier for English language teachers from India to work in Japan, the Guardian reports.
The UK’s Higher Education Policy Institute, an independent think tank, has joined a chorus of protest at government proposals to tackle illegal immigration by restricting student visas, the Guardian reports today.
Education and overseas student campaigners have taken heart from signs the government may water down its new proposed student visa regime, Politics.co.uk reports today.