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May accused of report 'cover-up'

Home Secretary Theresa May has been accused of a "cover-up" after she used legal powers to keep parts of a critical inspection into UK border controls secret.

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Immigration minister: 'Sensible' to review fingerprinting

Minister for Immigration Mark Harper says he will consider more rigorous checks at borders after a report warned that thousands of illegal immigrants attempting to get into the UK through France have not been fingerprinted for four years.

The report by the Chief Inspector of Borders said records need to be kept in case some people later try to claim asylum in the UK.

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