# immigration - Today’s News
Coleman or Irwin? Houghton or Whelan? Ireland’s two favourite pundits had plenty to discuss.
# immigration - Tuesday 16 September, 2014
Instead, the responsibility will fall to civilians in the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service as part of reforms launched today.
# immigration - Friday 12 September, 2014
The story of Irish emigration is one to be proud of he argued.
# immigration - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
Overall emigration by Irish citizens is down 20% from last year.
# immigration - Sunday 17 August, 2014
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# immigration - Friday 15 August, 2014
The men were stopped because they didn’t have complete documents for the child.
# immigration - Friday 1 August, 2014
A new study by Trinity College Dublin has also found that migrant parents face a greater risk of poverty.
# immigration - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
A new report by charity Crosscare identifies social welfare issues as a major factor in homelessness.
# immigration - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
Minister Coveney said Lebanon is the only jurisdiction that can pursue a prosecution.
Ireland’s appearance before the UN Human Rights Committee was disappointing: we have not made the changes recommended four years ago.
# immigration - Thursday 10 July, 2014
The new Bill has been described as “the most important reform of family law for a generation”.
# immigration - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
Applications to Ireland were up 60 to 290.
# immigration - Monday 30 June, 2014
Obama said there are enough Republicans and Democrats in the House to pass an immigration bill today.
A new ESRI report looks at a number of factors of immigrant lifestyle.
Rescuers had found the bodies stuffed into the hold of a fishing boat from north Africa when they boarded the vessel.
# immigration - Friday 20 June, 2014
Bet you guessed number two on the list?
# immigration - Thursday 19 June, 2014
About 50,000 Irish citizens currently live in the US without legal status – we can’t just turn our backs on them.
# immigration - Thursday 5 June, 2014
There is a tragedy unfolding in the Mediterranean – and it’s not just the responsibility of southern European states.
# immigration - Monday 2 June, 2014
There are around 50,000 undocumented Irish in the US.
# immigration - Sunday 25 May, 2014
The longer one stays in Ireland and gets to know Irish people, the nuances and craic and communities.
# immigration - Friday 23 May, 2014
# immigration - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
Africa Day celebrations are taking place nationwide. Here, student and dancer Onai Tafuma writes about her life in Ireland.
# immigration - Tuesday 6 May, 2014
Education, training and legal help all lacking for trafficking victims – Immigrant Council of Ireland
The ICI spoke to the Seanad and have outlined how over half of those trafficked to Ireland do not get access to proper supports.
# immigration - Saturday 26 April, 2014
The amount of money sent by emigrants has been declining since 2009.
# immigration - Wednesday 23 April, 2014
A new bill will bring in nine different ways to be granted an employment permit.
# immigration - Thursday 10 April, 2014
Ireland has an opportunity now to “do something right and groundbreaking”, the Health Committee has heard this morning.
# immigration - Tuesday 8 April, 2014
A victim of racism speaks about his experiences as a major anti-racism awareness campaign is launched today.
# immigration - Thursday 20 March, 2014
Brazilian-born Sury Fiorini came to Ireland without knowing what to expect; what she found was an affinity with a country, a people and “the definition of the word patriotism”.
# immigration - Saturday 15 March, 2014
Witnesses said that only one entrance at the 60,000 capacity Abuja stadium was open as the crush occurred.
Three suspected people-traffickers were arrested.
# immigration - Wednesday 12 March, 2014
Alan Shatter announced the Humanitarian Admission Programme this afternoon.
# immigration - Saturday 22 February, 2014
However, the highest court in Switzerland did concede it was ‘insulting.
# immigration - Wednesday 12 February, 2014
The EU response to Swiss curtailing of migrants should be aimed at the UK, not just Switzerland, writes John O’Donnell.
# immigration - Monday 10 February, 2014
Germany says the vote is “going to create plenty of problems for Switzerland”.
# immigration - Friday 7 February, 2014
A new report has highlighted a number of problems, including lack of autonomy of the applicants.
# immigration - Sunday 2 February, 2014
A Fine Gael TD asked the Labour minister about a recent ban on immigrants in the UK receiving dole payment for their first three months of residency.
# immigration - Saturday 1 February, 2014
Sometimes the lines outside the Irish consulate in Caracas are 200 people deep, forcing a rotating cadre of self-appointed leaders to maintain a 24-hour vigil to stop queue jumpers.
Many of these people were being held in prison ahead of their deportation.
# immigration - Monday 6 January, 2014
The British Prime Minister had said that existing benefit rules for EU workers from eastern Europe were a “monumental mistake” – but Poland’s Minister for Foreign Affairs disagrees.
# immigration - Friday 3 January, 2014
Griffin says his bankruptcy won’t prevent him from staying on as an MEP.