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Foreigners face charge to access NHS

Non-EU nationals who come to the UK for more than six months could be charged at least £200 a year to access NHS treatment, it will be announced later. The charge – an attempt to crack down on so-called “health tourism” – will be on top of visa charges, officials...
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UK puts Brazil visitor visa crackdown on hold

Plans to impose visa restrictions on Brazilian tourists have been put on hold by Home Secretary Theresa May. Like US, Canadian or Australian citizens, Brazilians can visit the UK for up to six months without a visa. The home secretary was considering introducing restrictions amid concerns about illegal immigration from...
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