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Home Office

The lead government department responsible for internal affairs in England and Wales, including matters related to immigration and passports, drugs policy, crime, counter-terrorism and police. Its purview is to build a safe, just and tolerant society, enhance opportunities for all, and ensure the protection and security of the public. The Home Office controls the flow of foreign professionals into the UK job market.
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The British Home Office, however, granted him asylum this year after initially rejecting his application.
Families fleeing the violence in Libya will not be able to find refuge in Britain, the British Home Office has said, therefore any hopes Malta, or even Italy had of Britain sharing in their burden of refugees who are fleeing Libya, and those who have fled to Italy (mostly) from Tunisia, are grounded.
She said the fifth visit of the information minister was of United Kingdom from July 21, 2010 to July 24 aimed at discussing and negotiating a Memorandum of Understanding between Research, Information and Communication Unit of the British Home Office and the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to improve, promote and strengthen the capacity for counter terrorism outreach and communication of the ministry.
We produced before the court the Government s correspondence with the British Home Office including a copy of a letter saying the warrants are under process in Britain," Ali said.
The pair had lodged several petitions to be released on tag, all of which had been turned down by the British Home Office.
The British Home Office has awarded IBM a support deal to extend the use of its Semaphore border system, following the cancellation of the e-Borders contract.
The British Home Office would not confirm Sutyagin was in the UK.
British refusal: Also, documents obtained from reliable sources in the British Home Office revealed that Masood was denied asylum in the United Kingdom for fraudulent practices.
He betterAa also provide us with the list of Sayanim (collaborators)Aa within British Home Office, those who made this forgery possible.
Asha in UK The British Home Office (HO) is no longer seeking to deport neurosurgeon Muhammad Asha, after being cleared of plotting terror attacks in London and Glasgow.
Taffy' Sinclair head the secret British Home Office section of the Metatemporal Investigation Department, and covers crimes in dozens of alternate worlds.
The report, released by the British High Commission in Islamabad on behalf of Scotland Yard, quoted British Home Office pathologist Nathaniel Cary as saying, ''The only tenable cause for the fatal head injury in the case is that it occurred as a result of the impact due to the effects of the blast.

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