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 2019-08-17 20:01 

The Independent

VFS: Who is the company subcontracted by the Home Office to process visa applications?...

The Dubai-based firm handles some of the most sensitive personal data held by dozens of governments around the world, including the bulk of UK visa applications but it remains largely unknown...

 2019-08-17 20:00 

The Independent

How Home Office makes millions a week from outsourcing visas to Dubai-based firm accused of exploitation...

Exclusive: UK government made 438.1m in the last year alone after outsourcing operations to a Dubai-based firm that has been deluged with complaints...

 2019-08-17 20:00 

The Independent

Missed flights, 'aggressive' sales and long delays: The reality of Britain's expensive visa extras...

One couple paid 450 for a priority service to visit the UK to see the Cricket World Cup but the documents arrived three days after their flight...

 2019-08-17 19:26 

The Independent

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith's brave defiance in duel with Jofra Archer ignites stop-start second Test...

The Australian talisman was treated twice after being hit by 90mph+ deliveries from England's fast-bowler...

 2019-08-17 19:10 

The Independent

Man City vs Tottenham: Pep Guardiola explains Sergio Aguero argument after dramatic Etihad draw...

Aguero substituted after Moura's crucial equaliser...

 2019-08-17 18:50 

The Independent

Tiffany & Co is launching a jewellery line just for men...

Collection will include a one-of-a-kind solid sterling silver and 18k yellow gold vermeil chess set...

 2019-08-17 18:45 

The Independent

Man City vs Tottenham result: VAR denies Gabriel Jesus' late winner as Spurs hang on for draw...

Manchester City 2-2 Tottenham: The Brazilian's stoppage-time strike was ruled out due to a handball from Aymeric Laporte...

 2019-08-17 18:43 

The Independent

Andrew Harper: Detectives granted extra time to question suspects over newlywed police officer's death...

'We're in a bad place,' says 28-year-old's father...

 2019-08-17 18:38 

The Independent

'Saved from a horrible fate': Legal heroin prescribed to hundreds of UK drug users, figures reveal...

'Vital' treatment threatened by cuts to addiction services, risking 'untold damage', expert warns...

 2019-08-17 18:37 

The Independent

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith drama overshadows another England top order collapse...

England (258 & 96-4) lead Australia (250) by 104 runs: Smith's battle with Jofra Archer was the story of a rollercoaster day...

 2019-08-17 18:10 

The Independent

Hong Kong protests: Eerie calm descends as demonstrators avoid clashes with police...

Once-respected law enforcement teams 'have used obvious excessive force and inhumane actions', say activists...

 2019-08-17 18:01 

The Independent

Man City vs Tottenham player ratings: Who impressed in the Premier League clash at the Etihad?...

The two sides met in an entertaining encounter in Manchester...

 2019-08-17 17:57 

The Independent

Nike releases Air Force 1 VTF trainers that look like Crocs...

New shoes are a mix between a sneaker and a sandal...

 2019-08-17 17:55 

The Independent

British hunters 'paying to kill endangered giraffes in Africa', campaigners say...

Countries across world meet to discuss proposals to protect threatened giants...

 2019-08-17 17:47 

The Independent

Bangladesh fire leaves '50,000 people homeless' after slum destroyed in capital of Dhaka...

Mayor says victims will be looked after in temporary shelters after blaze...

 2019-08-17 17:23 

The Independent

Portland on high alert as duelling far-right and extremist groups prepare to protest...

Authorities have asked residents not to call 911 unless it's a life-threatening emergency and to stay away from the heart of the downtown area...

 2019-08-17 17:19 

The Independent

Premier League: Prolific Teemu Pukki rewards Norwich's attacking play and four other things you missed...

Five talking points from the Premier League's 3pm kick-offs as Bournemouth, Everton, Norwich and Liverpool all win...

 2019-08-17 17:02 

The Independent

Owen Jones: Left-wing commentator attacked in 'blatant premeditated assault' outside London pub...

Police investigate Islington attack after columnist left with minor injuries...

 2019-08-17 16:57 

The Independent

Wales vs England result: Eddie Jones says Welsh are Rugby World Cup favourites after going top of world rankings...

Wales sit top of the World Rugby rankings for the first time in their history after defeating their rivals 13-6, though had a largely controversial try to thank for the victory...

 2019-08-17 16:55 

The Independent

Richard Williams dead: Oscar winning animator who created Roger Rabbit dies, aged 86...

Industry legend still working until 6pm on day he died, family says...

 2019-08-17 16:41 

The Independent

Hundreds of strangers queue for El Paso shooting victim's funeral after husband feared no one would show up...

'She would have been overwhelmed to see all the love they showed her'...

 2019-08-17 16:10 

The Independent

Southampton vs Liverpool result: Reds leave relieved after severe test on south coast...

Southampton 1-2 Liverpool: Goals from Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino were ultimately enough to seal all three points...

 2019-08-17 16:05 

The Independent

Peter Duncan murder: Teenager charged over man stabbed to death with screwdriver in Newcastle Greggs...
 2019-08-17 15:41 

The Independent

Treasure hunter finds GoPro camera near waterfall containing man's final moments alive...

A YouTube diver brought closure to a family with a chance discovery...

 2019-08-17 15:37 

The Independent

Wales bounce back to beat England and leapfrog New Zealand in world rankings...

Wales 13-6 England: Wales will rise to the top of the world rankings for the very first time after they ground out a narrow victory over England in Cardiff...

 2019-08-17 15:35 

The Independent

Hong Kong's trauma is deep but by standing with the people, medical workers are providing social healing too...

Witnessing doctors, nurses, and healthcare employees coming out to condemn the 'excessive use of force' against demonstrators drove home the truth that medicine, however distant and technological it may have become, is always indubitably community...

 2019-08-17 15:32 

The Independent

UK weather: Summer to return ahead of bank holiday weekend as temperatures forecast to soar...

Temperatures of 26C possible as warmer weather predicted across country...

 2019-08-17 15:26 

The Independent

'We've been bullied out of the water by the sharks': Rise in great white numbers triggers panic on US beaches...

Law protecting seals has side-effect of also attracting growing numbers of predators...

 2019-08-17 15:25 

The Independent

Man City vs Tottenham LIVE: Stream, TV channel, how to watch, line-ups and Premier League build-up...

Follow LIVE coverage from the Premier League late kick-off...

 2019-08-17 15:22 

The Independent

Trump administration says transgender workers aren't protected by civil rights, Supreme Court filing reveals...

Employees should only be protected from discrimination based on their 'biological sex', government argues...

 2019-08-17 15:14 

The Independent

'May God ruin Trump': Rashida Tlaib's grandmother slaps down president over Israel trip comments...

'My heart tells me that she will come,' says Muftia Tlaib...

 2019-08-17 15:06 

The Independent

Man City vs Tottenham live stream: How to watch Premier League clash online and on TV...

It promises to be an exciting match at the Etihad...

 2019-08-17 15:04 

The Independent

Wales vs England player ratings: Alun Wyn Jones and George North impress in World Cup warm-up win...

A player-by-player look at the two teams...

 2019-08-17 14:54 

The Independent

If we really want to fight climate change and biodiversity loss, we need a national food strategy...

We can lead the way when it comes to global ambitions, but central to that is the need to rethink our relationship to waste and land use...

 2019-08-17 14:22 

The Independent

Reinventing the seatbelt for the self-driving era...

Synonymous with safety, Volvo may have come up with a way to safely sleep at the wheel...

 2019-08-17 14:21 

The Independent

Court blocks Trump plan to halt asylum applications at Mexico border...

Partial win for administration as court stops short of applying ruling nationwide...

 2019-08-17 14:10 

The Independent

Avengers: Every Marvel hero ranked, from Thor to Black Widow...

Including Captain America, Iron Man and Groot...

 2019-08-17 14:04 

The Independent

Steve Smith: Australian batsman retires hurt after being hit on head by 92mph Jofra Archer bouncer...

Smith left the field to be assessed after being felled by the delivery...

 2019-08-17 14:02 

The Independent

Trump to drop out of 2020 race within months, former aide Scaramucci claims...

'He's got the self-worth in terms of his self-esteem of a small pigeon,' and will be unable to handle defeat...

 2019-08-17 14:00 

The Independent

35 best debut albums of all time, from The Strokes to Daft Punk...

Including The Doors, Lady Gaga and Kanye West...

 2019-08-17 13:55 

The Independent

Tory MP accuses Boris Johnson of causing death threats against him in damning condemnation of 'demagogue' prime minister...

PM's 'populism' leading to 'really vile emails' from public, Dominic Grieve warns - after accusation of 'collaboration' with Brussels to block Brexit...

 2019-08-17 13:46 

The Independent

A near-identical struggle for legitimacy played out in parliament 236 years ago Boris Johnson should learn from it...

Today's constitutional crisis has uncanny echoes of the struggle for power of William Pitt in the 18th century...

 2019-08-17 13:44 

The Independent

Arsenal vs Burnley result: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette fire Gunners to hard-fought win...

Arsenal 2-1 Burnley: Making his full debut, Dani Ceballos shone in midfield as Unai Emery's side sealed three points...

 2019-08-17 13:28 

The Independent

Mindhunter: The real story of season 2 serial killer Son of Sam...

Actor playing bears striking resemblance to real-life murderer he plays in crime series...

 2019-08-17 13:17 

The Independent

Nora Quoirin family condemn 'distressing' comments about teenage daughter's death...

People claiming to speak on behalf on family 'causing confusion and distress'...

 2019-08-17 13:11 

The Independent

Arsenal vs Burnley player ratings: Who impressed in the Premier League clash at the Emirates?...

Goals from Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang secured all three points for the Gunners...

 2019-08-17 13:09 

The Independent

Arsenal vs Burnley: How summer transfers Dani Ceballos, David Luiz and Nicolas Pepe fared...

Unai Emery used three of his summer signings in the 2-1 win over Burnley...

 2019-08-17 12:55 

The Independent

Mormons ban vaping, green tea and any drinks ending in 'ccino'...

Followers of church believe God revealed the foods that are good and bad for people in 1833...

 2019-08-17 12:52 

The Independent

Unprecedented heatwave 'kills thousands of fish' in Alaska...

'We're seeing not just stressful temperatures for salmon, but lethal temperatures,' experts say...

 2019-08-17 12:44 

The Independent

Ferry runs aground in Costa Blanca, forcing hundreds to evacuate...

Coastguards rescue passengers travelling from Mallorca and Ibiza in early hours of morning...

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