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Estate agent jailed for stealing thousands from tenants

Manish Manek was jailed for 20 months
An estate agent who fled to India leaving creditors, tenants and staff thousands of pounds out of pocket has been locked up for 20 months.    Manish Manek, 54, owned Je Je Barons, an estate agents in Kingston between 2008 and 2012, and told his staff that he was going to hospital to have a tumour removed from his liver and would not return...

'Migration crisis cannot be solved by taking more refugees'

THE MIGRATION crisis will not be solved by taking in more refugees, Prime Minister David Cameron has said. He insisted that the most important solution is to bring peace and stability to the Middle East and stressed the UK has already taken a More News »

Shrien Dewani to be publicly questioned for first time

SHRIEN Dewani is expected to be publicly questioned for the first time when inquest into the death of his wife Anni resumes next week.   Dewani, 35, was cleared of Anni's murder in South Africa last year but did not have to testif More News »

Theresa May: 'Europe's migration system is broken'

Europe's migration system is broken, Home Secretary Theresa May wrote on Sunday, blaming its borderless system for exacerbating a migrant crisis and demanding tighter European Union rules on free movement. A surge in migrants fleeing war More News »

Court orders inquiry into Gujarat protester's death

A court in Gujarat has ordered an inquiry into the death of a protestor in police custody, in a case that could further exacerbate tensions in the Indian prime minister's home state.   Shwetang Patel, 28, died after he was detaine More News »
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