Vaz: Yashika deportation 'needlessly cruel'

In a letter to the Home Secretary, Labour MP Keith Vaz asked for Yashika's deportation to be delayed and said that to do so before her A-level exams would be "needlessly cruel".

Keith Vaz is chairman of the Home Affairs Select Committee.

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A-level student deported to Mauritius: I am all alone

An A-level student deported back to Mauritius last night has told ITV News she is alone in the country that her family fled in 2011. Yashika Bageerathi was flown back despite pleading with ministers to let her stay until after her exams.