Activists fear the controversial practice, understood to have been discontinued after sustained campaigning, is indicative of new tougher immigration policies proposed by the Home Office.
Almost 400 asylum seekers are still being housed in budget Glasgow hotels rooms by Home Office contractor Mears and living on just over £1 per day.
Concerns have been raised about a Glasgow-based unit for asylum seeking mothers and their babies.
Asylum seekers explain what it's really like to attempt to cross the Channel from France in an overcrowded rubber boat.
How a network of grassroots organisations are trying to catch people at risk of falling through the cracks in the UK asylum system.
Refugee charities and grassroots organisations say they have spent tens of thousands of pounds in a matter of months because of gaps in Home Office provision.
Sixteen people seeking asylum in the UK died in six months, leading to a call for the “institutionally racist” Home Office to be scrapped to save lives.
Ferret Fact Service looks at how people apply for asylum in the UK and some of the myths which surround the process.
There must be an inquiry into decisions taken to move asylum seekers from flats to hotels without carrying out vulnerability checks, say refugee campaigners.