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# Migrants

20th May 2024
More than 100 candidates from migrant backgrounds are running in June's local elections
Last week
12th May 2024 - 18th May 2024
Spouses and partners of employment permit holders will now be allowed to work in Ireland
Court rules that UK law on sending asylum seekers to Rwanda should be disapplied in Northern Ireland
This month
May 2024
Sunak says UK Govt seeking 'urgent clarification' that no Garda checkpoints will be along NI border
Last month
April 2024
Asylum seekers offered temporary shelter turned away after communication errors
Some rough sleepers won’t be able to avail of three nights of shelter from the storm.
This year
Security guard suspended after video of asylum seeker being punched in Dublin accommodation centre
The man who was hit in the head told The Journal he has been in Tallaght Hospital today.
Debunked: Anti-migrant video asks: ‘Anyone know where in Dublin this is?’ The answer: Germany
Varadkar: Ireland can't guarantee accommodation to asylum seekers entering via 'safe countries'
EU at risk of becoming 'complicit' in migrant deaths due to Frontex shortcomings, watchdog warns
Three people arrested in connection with arson attack at former pub in Dublin
Debunked: No, Ukrainian drivers aren't exempt from Irish laws or the need to be insured here
Debunked: Planning files do not show that Ringsend building was to be used for asylum seekers
Human trafficking investigation launched after 14 people discovered in container at Rosslare Harbour
Last year
President Michael D Higgins thanks migrants who ‘enrich our culture’ in Christmas message
Tánaiste says 'no easy answers' to immigration question, but 'no one can take law into their own hands'
Garda operation ‘under review’ as 62 migrant children missing after disappearing from State care
UK salary threshold for overseas workers to raise to €45,100 under plans to cut migration
Finland to close all but one border crossing to Russia after rise in asylum seekers
Major analysis shows how Irish disinformation ecosystem has been 'co-opted by far-right actors'
'Very traumatised' refugees not getting mental health support, experts warn
Pope Francis urges governments to do more to help migrants crossing the Mediterranean
Debunked: Doctored image of RTÉ headline spread with anti-immigrant messages
FactFind: What are the laws around asylum seekers being able to vote in Irish elections?
Debunked: A public killing and attempted abductions latest in baseless claims against migrants
41 migrants feared dead after Mediterranean shipwreck
41 migrants missing and feared dead after Mediterranean shipwreck last week
At least 30 migrants missing in shipwrecks off Italy
'Clear and unambiguous' laws needed to prohibit rent for sex
Nine men suspected of crewing migrant-smuggling ship that sank off Greece appear in court
New accounts of fatal shipwreck off Greece clash with official version as death toll rises to 81
What we know so far about the shipwreck tragedy off Greece
Greek police arrest nine suspected people smugglers over fatal capsizing of migrant boat
Fighting in Sudan has displaced more than 1.3 million people, says UN
'Horror' after Clare protesters board bus to conduct 'headcount of asylum seekers'
Taoiseach says 'no need' for protests at refugee housing, after blockade by Clare locals
Taoiseach 'horrified' by burning of refugee tents as ministers to meet gardaí over protests
US pandemic-era border laws lapse as Democrats hit out at Republicans over 'political football'
Thousands protest against French government's migration plans
Mullingar: Anti-migrant protests see allegations of 'intimidation' against refugees and locals
29 people dead after boats capsize during migrant crossings off Tunisia