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# citizenship

Last week
7th July 2024 - 13th July 2024
Rights watchdog raise 'significant concerns' over planned limits to contest revoked citizenship
Last month
June 2024
EU countries grant citizenship to tiny proportion of migrants
Just 2% of foreign residents were granted Irish citizenship in 2022, with the process of becoming naturalised being full of obstacles and often taking years.
Last year
2023
Irish citizenship application made available online for first time
Over 3,000 people conferred with Irish citizenship at ceremonies in Dublin
'I feel a sense of belonging’: 1,500 people become Irish citizens in Dublin
All time
3,500 people from over 130 countries to be conferred with Irish citizenship in Kerry
Man jailed for falsely registering himself as father of six babies in citizenship hoax
First in-person citizenship ceremonies in over two years take place in Kerry
France has given citizenship to 12,000 frontline workers – can Ireland do the same?
Galway cardiology registrar from Pakistan 'left stranded' waiting two years for citizenship decision
Frontline workers among 1,200 people granted Irish citizenship since January
Non-EU doctors call for all frontline workers' citizenship applications to be fasttracked
Justice Minister aims to reduce waiting time for children born in Ireland to gain citizenship
Justice Department says it can't fast-track healthcare workers' citizenship applications
Woman who went to Syria to join IS as a teenager cannot return to Britain, UK's highest court rules
Temporary process set up for granting citizenship during pandemic
Supreme Court allows convicted terrorist to appeal attempt by government to revoke his Irish citizenship
Children in care and modern slavery victims 'could lose right to live in UK after Brexit'
Married couples among 21 people who became Ireland's newest citizens in online ceremony
Albanian national is first to be convicted for false application for Irish citizenship
'Since I got the letter, it's just silence': Citizenship delays now a 'disincentive' for doctors to stay in Ireland
5,000 people from 135 countries will become Ireland's newest citizens this week
NI appeals court to hear case today of Derry woman who was ruled to be a British citizen
1,200 people detained in India amid widespread protests over new citizenship law
2,000 people from over 100 countries will become Irish citizens today
NI-born woman lodges Court of Appeal challenge to British citizenship ruling
UK tribunal dismisses appeal against ruling that all NI citizens are automatically born British
'Unworkable' and 'unduly rigid' High Court finding on citizenship application overturned
FactCheck: Has the British government removed the right to Irish citizenship from those in the North?
Varadkar says Emma DeSouza 'is an Irish citizen' and that he will raise case with Johnson
'It's going to be difficult to establish a solution to the problem that the DeSouza case creates'
Sarah Creighton
'Devastated' Emma DeSouza says immigration ruling rewrites the Good Friday Agreement 
'It's like I'm in a prison': Fears citizenship applications are facing years-long backlogs
The Explainer: Can people applying for citizenship spend a day outside Ireland?
October appeal date set in case of citizenship being denied if applicant has spent day outside Ireland
Q&A: What does the controversial High Court decision on citizenship actually mean?
Minister promises 'urgent action' after shock High Court ruling on citizenship applicants
Government 'carefully studying' ruling not to grant citizenship to those who temporarily leave Ireland
Shock ruling says citizenship cannot be granted if applicant has spent a day outside Ireland in past year
Trump backs down on controversial census question after protracted legal and political battle