Growing numbers of children and families are being left destitute amid claims officials are interpreting the law incorrectly.
The Home Office is stepping up efforts to arrest and deport rough sleepers from Edinburgh.
A seriously ill and disabled asylum-seeker is facing destitution and potential homelessness after a Home Office decision to stop her support.
Case prompts claims that the UK asylum system is dangerous for women whose immigration status is linked to their partner.
People seeking asylum are being bullied, evicted and suffering in poor quality accommodation, say groups submitting evidence to a Westminster inquiry.
Home Secretary urged to answer questions on why refugee women are being denied protection when they flee domestic violence.