Tag: Hostile Environment
over 2 years ago
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Our mother lives alone and has terminal cancer but the Home Office won't let her join us in UK

Neelam Rahi wants to spend her remaining days in the UK with her children and grandchildren but the 81-year-old, who ...

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over 2 years ago
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NHS GP could be forced to split up elderly parents thanks to 'hostile' Home Office visa rules

Dr Kamal Sidhu was forced to move his parents so he could care for them from his home in Durham after his mother need...

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over 2 years ago
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Home Office loses visa case after blocking elderly widowed mother from joining family in the UK

A tribunal in Birmingham found the Government had infringed the human rights of an Indian-born British citizen, who h...

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over 2 years ago
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'I quit my job as a senior NHS doctor after my mother was forced to leave the country'

MPs will debate the exodus of overseas-born medics leaving the NHS for countries with 'fairer' approach to bringing p...

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almost 3 years ago
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Albanian nurse promised NHS job can't get visa after entering UK illegally eight years ago

Drilon Deda wants to help the NHS amid a chronic shortage of nurses and live an honest life in the UK, but has a ten ...

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almost 3 years ago
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'Outrageous' visa fees for elderly parents forces NHS consultant to quit job

Dr Hajra Usmani, an A&E consultant in Frimley, Surrey, has been working for the NHS since 2003 but is the latest over...

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about 3 years ago
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NHS overseas medics renew calls for review of elderly relative visas

Senior staff said the figures were a "slap in the face for hardworking doctors" and have renewed calls for a review o...

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over 3 years ago
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NHS consultant 'extremely relieved' as Home Office finally allows elderly mother to stay in UK

Following publication of her story last week, Home Office officials promised to expedite the case and Mrs Harry has n...

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over 3 years ago
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'We worked in the NHS for years but elderly parent visa Home Office rules forced us to quit'

Consultant and GP couple who had almost 30 years NHS service between them left the health service two years ago due t...

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over 3 years ago
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Thousands of doctors have quit the NHS for overseas amid row over visas for elderly parents

Revealed: the doctor drain linked to hostile environment rules on bringing elderly parents to the UK for care

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over 3 years ago
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Hundreds of senior medics demand review of 'inhumane' visa rules for elderly parents

Four past presidents of Royal Colleges are among 315 signatories to letter calling for change to the immigration rule...

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over 3 years ago
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Hostile environment contributed to health inequalities during Covid pandemic, think tank warns

A think tank calling for the 'hostile environment' policy to be reformed argues tough immigration measures exacerbate...

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