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#Nationality

# nationality - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Placing of poppy wreaths on bonfire condemned
# Derry
# Derry

Placing of poppy wreaths on bonfire condemned

Aug 16th 2020, 1:01 PM 33,786 Views 48 Comments

Symbols associated with the unionist tradition were attached to nationalist fires lit in Derry this weekend.

# nationality - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Shock ruling says citizenship cannot be granted if applicant has spent a day outside Ireland in past year
# Courts
# Courts

Shock ruling says citizenship cannot be granted if applicant has spent a day outside Ireland in past year

Jul 17th 2019, 2:40 PM 434,326 Views 228 Comments

Experts called the ruling “absurd”, pointing out that the law on citizenship has never been interpreted so strictly before.

# nationality - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Sacked French woman awarded €10k for discrimination on the grounds of nationality
# Compensation
# Compensation

Sacked French woman awarded €10k for discrimination on the grounds of nationality

Oct 24th 2018, 6:00 AM 22,510 Views 0 Comments

The woman was accused of making “over familiar” comments to other staff.

# nationality - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

Black British woman gets barrage of racist and sexist abuse while tweeting from @Ireland
# Online Abuse
# Online Abuse

Black British woman gets barrage of racist and sexist abuse while tweeting from @Ireland

Aug 23rd 2016, 9:56 AM 57,614 Views 154 Comments

Michelle Marie says she received “eight hours of nonstop hate”.

# nationality - Monday 8 June, 2015

'We never once felt English' - Aldridge, Hughton, McCarthy, and McAteer discuss their Irishness
# The Born Identity
From The42
# The Born Identity

'We never once felt English' - Aldridge, Hughton, McCarthy, and McAteer discuss their Irishness

Jun 8th 2015, 12:10 AM 7,131 Views 13 Comments

A host of ex-Ireland internationals have been asked about their upbringings.

# nationality - Saturday 8 November, 2014

The Irish in England: How they view their ethnicity and nationality
# Census
# Census

The Irish in England: How they view their ethnicity and nationality

Nov 8th 2014, 7:45 AM 18,316 Views 41 Comments

New emigrants have helped “replenish an aging population of people who identify as Irish in Britain”.

# nationality - Monday 28 July, 2014

Ex-All Blacks considering international 'transfers' for Rugby World Cup
# Nationality
From The42
# Nationality

Ex-All Blacks considering international 'transfers' for Rugby World Cup

Jul 28th 2014, 1:32 PM 12,536 Views 9 Comments

Former Munster centre Lifeimi Mafi is reported to be among the players hoping to line out for Tonga.

# nationality - Friday 2 May, 2014

Shatter: Gardaí don't collect data on people based on race or because they're travellers
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

Shatter: Gardaí don't collect data on people based on race or because they're travellers

May 2nd 2014, 7:00 AM 8,155 Views 30 Comments

Though gardaí are often under pressure to make quick decisions, Shatter said any kind of discriminatory profiling is totally unacceptable.

# nationality - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Column: The day I had to prove I was Irish – and failed
# Policing Irishness
# Policing Irishness

Column: The day I had to prove I was Irish – and failed

Mar 22nd 2014, 12:00 PM 5,145 Views 90 Comments

Both my parents are Irish, I live in Ireland and I hold an Irish passport. But that wasn’t enough when I was called interview for America’s coveted ‘greencard lottery’, writes Stephen Collins.

# nationality - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Italy coach Brunel warns of backlash as Tommaso Allan faces Scots
# Allegiance
From The42
# Allegiance

Italy coach Brunel warns of backlash as Tommaso Allan faces Scots

Feb 20th 2014, 3:36 PM 2,630 Views 0 Comments

The Italian out-half played for Scotland at underage level before switching to the country of his birth.

# nationality - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Craig Doyle says he IS a proud Irishman
# Irish And Proud
From The Daily Edge
# Irish And Proud

Craig Doyle says he IS a proud Irishman

Feb 12th 2014, 10:20 AM 5,643 Views 6 Comments

An article in the Irish Sun claimed he no longer sees himself as Irish after moving to the UK.

# nationality - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Gatland recommends quota system is considered for future Lions tours
# Equality
From The42
# Equality

Gatland recommends quota system is considered for future Lions tours

Dec 18th 2013, 9:20 AM 8,241 Views 28 Comments

The Welsh head coach has suggested that there is a need to ensure equal representation.

# nationality - Monday 1 July, 2013

Lisa McInerney: We tolerate cute hoors, we end up with Anglo tape types
# Column
# Column

Lisa McInerney: We tolerate cute hoors, we end up with Anglo tape types

Jul 1st 2013, 7:00 AM 113 Views 36 Comments

Our capacity for putting up with ‘charismatic’ cowboys is no longer a bad national joke – it’s our national downfall.

# nationality - Friday 14 December, 2012

Number of people caught drink driving drops by half in five years
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Number of people caught drink driving drops by half in five years

Dec 14th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,988 Views 24 Comments

Males aged 23-32 were the main group arrested for drink driving, and gardaí also noticed an increase in people detected driving ‘the morning after’.

# nationality - Friday 7 September, 2012

11 ways to tell if you're Irish... according to you
# Youreirishwhen
From The Daily Edge
# Youreirishwhen

11 ways to tell if you're Irish... according to you

Sep 7th 2012, 12:00 PM 62,456 Views 228 Comments

From funerals, to wooden spoons, to flat 7UP. You know you’re Irish when…

# nationality - Friday 6 July, 2012

Statelessness: 12 million people do not have a nationality
# Where?
# Where?

Statelessness: 12 million people do not have a nationality

Jul 6th 2012, 6:30 AM 5,145 Views 7 Comments

“I am like a bird with nowhere to rest on the ground but which can’t spend his whole life in the sky.” – Yasser, stateless.

# nationality - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Census 2011: Half a million people speak a language other than English at home
# Languages
# Languages

Census 2011: Half a million people speak a language other than English at home

Mar 29th 2012, 1:06 PM 10,922 Views 30 Comments

Polish was by far the most common foreign language spoken in the home, followed by French, Lithuanian and German.

# nationality - Thursday 5 January, 2012

McIlroy plays it safe on Olympic allegiances
# Going For Gold
From The42
# Going For Gold

McIlroy plays it safe on Olympic allegiances

Jan 5th 2012, 11:08 AM 2,767 Views 15 Comments

Rory McIlroy says that he will take as much time as possible before committing to either Great Britain or Ireland for the 2016 Olympic Games.

# nationality - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

France: No citizenship to children born by surrogacy abroad
# Surrogacy
# Surrogacy

France: No citizenship to children born by surrogacy abroad

Apr 6th 2011, 4:09 PM 1,670 Views 0 Comments

The country’s highest court has ruled that children of French nationals born though surrogacy outside of the state cannot claim French citizenship.