A coroner refused to rule that Boris Berezovsky, the former Russian businessman found last year with a noose around his neck, committed suicide, saying the burden of proof was too high to determine his cause of death.
Mass immigration to Britain is due to a “wealthy metropolitan elite” who want cheap labor and services, Tory Home Office Minister James Brokenshire said, in a direct clash with his Liberal Democrat coalition partners.
Prime Minister David Cameron’s promise of a referendum on leaving the European Union is damaging investment in the U.K., Business Secretary Vince Cable will say in a renewed attack on his party’s coalition partners.
U.K. Home Secretary Theresa May should set up a new “premium” route for wealthy investors, with 100 visas a year auctioned off at a reserve price of 2.5 million pounds ($4.2 million), an advisory panel recommended.
The U.K. Home Office, responsible for immigration and counter-terrorism, and the Department for Communities and Local Government, responsible for local authorities and engagement with minority communities, are to share central London headquarters to reduce costs.