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#Immigration

# immigration - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

New figures show 134 children have been deported from Ireland since 2013
# Immigration
# Immigration

New figures show 134 children have been deported from Ireland since 2013

Oct 23rd 2018, 12:05 AM 12,940 Views 23 Comments

The Department of Justice has revealed 134 minors have been deported in the past five years.

# immigration - Saturday 20 October, 2018

'We could see this happening': Why a 2004 referendum is linked to child deportations
# Immigration
# Immigration

'We could see this happening': Why a 2004 referendum is linked to child deportations

Oct 20th 2018, 7:15 AM 25,371 Views 75 Comments

Two boys Nonso Muojeke and Eric Zhi Ying Mei Xue have come under the media spotlight over deportation orders in recent weeks.

# immigration - Monday 15 October, 2018

New immigration scheme allows 'undocumented' non-EU former students to stay in Ireland
# Green Card
# Green Card

New immigration scheme allows 'undocumented' non-EU former students to stay in Ireland

Oct 15th 2018, 6:05 AM 38,002 Views 70 Comments

The scheme applies to those here under student visas between January 2005 and December 2010.

# immigration - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Varadkar says immigrants more likely to be working and paying tax than average Irish person
# An Taoiseach
# An Taoiseach

Varadkar says immigrants more likely to be working and paying tax than average Irish person

Oct 2nd 2018, 10:12 PM 40,929 Views 179 Comments

The Taoiseach told the Dáil he was “pleased and proud” of Irish people and their response to immigration.

# immigration - Monday 3 September, 2018

What has sparked the huge far-right (and anti-racism) protests in Germany?
# Chemnitz
# Chemnitz

What has sparked the huge far-right (and anti-racism) protests in Germany?

Sep 3rd 2018, 6:26 PM 24,574 Views 86 Comments

Thousands of people have lined the streets of Chemnitz over the past three days in immigration demonstrations.

# immigration - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

More people are returning to Ireland than leaving for the first time since 2009
# Emigration
# Emigration

More people are returning to Ireland than leaving for the first time since 2009

Aug 28th 2018, 2:23 PM 15,568 Views 57 Comments

Net outward migration of Irish nationals peaked at 29,600 in 2012.

# immigration - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Australian senator widely condemned for calling for 'final solution' to immigration
# Fraser Anning
# Fraser Anning

Australian senator widely condemned for calling for 'final solution' to immigration

Aug 15th 2018, 7:19 AM 17,770 Views 29 Comments

He also sparked widespread opposition by calling for a ban on Muslim migrants.

# immigration - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Woman arrested after scaling Statue of Liberty to protest US immigration policy
# US Border
# US Border

Woman arrested after scaling Statue of Liberty to protest US immigration policy

Jul 5th 2018, 7:38 AM 17,893 Views 24 Comments

She is now facing multiple federal charges including trespassing and disorderly conduct.

# immigration - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Merkel and minister reach late-night deal to avert government split
# Migration Deal
# Migration Deal

Merkel and minister reach late-night deal to avert government split

Jul 3rd 2018, 8:29 AM 7,685 Views 32 Comments

Merkel has put to rest a row with her interior minister Horst Seehofer that had threatened the survival of her coalition government.

# immigration - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Large crowds across the US protest against Trump's immigration policy
# Protests
# Protests

Large crowds across the US protest against Trump's immigration policy

Jun 30th 2018, 6:57 PM 9,760 Views 52 Comments

Starting in early May, Trump ordered the arrest of adults crossing the boundary illegally.

# immigration - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

17 states sue Trump administration over family separations at US border
# Immigration
# Immigration

17 states sue Trump administration over family separations at US border

Jun 26th 2018, 10:45 PM 11,436 Views 67 Comments

More than 2,000 children have been separated from their parents in recent weeks and placed in government-contracted shelters.

US border agents scale back zero-tolerance policy for migrant families
# Temporary
# Temporary

US border agents scale back zero-tolerance policy for migrant families

Jun 26th 2018, 7:37 AM 8,000 Views 27 Comments

Parents separated from their children have spoken about their desperate attempts to be reunited.

# immigration - Thursday 21 June, 2018

TIME hits out at Trump's border separation policy with cover photo
# Controversy
# Controversy

TIME hits out at Trump's border separation policy with cover photo

Jun 21st 2018, 4:24 PM 40,611 Views 107 Comments

It comes after the US President questioned if he would be on the cover of Time magazine after the North Korea summit last week.

Trump orders end to separation of migrant children but says 'the border is going to be just as tough'
# Immigration
# Immigration

Trump orders end to separation of migrant children but says 'the border is going to be just as tough'

Jun 21st 2018, 7:34 AM 11,006 Views 83 Comments

Trump’s about-face comes after more than 2,300 children were separated from their parents and adult relatives.

# immigration - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Senator calls for TDs to boycott 4th of July celebrations at US Embassy
# Not On
# Not On

Senator calls for TDs to boycott 4th of July celebrations at US Embassy

Jun 20th 2018, 2:32 PM 15,217 Views 121 Comments

The boycott is in response to the policy of separating children from their parents at the US border.

'Wah wah': Ex-Trump campaign boss mocks story of child with Down syndrome separated at border
# Fox News
# Fox News

'Wah wah': Ex-Trump campaign boss mocks story of child with Down syndrome separated at border

Jun 20th 2018, 1:22 PM 50,839 Views 116 Comments

Official data shows more than 2,000 children have been separated from their parents or guardians since early May.

# immigration - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

'Indefensible, immoral, shocking': Coveney on the separation of children at US borders
# Immigration
# Immigration

'Indefensible, immoral, shocking': Coveney on the separation of children at US borders

Jun 19th 2018, 9:30 AM 12,901 Views 82 Comments

Official data shows more than 2,000 children have been separated from their parents or guardians since early May.

# immigration - Monday 18 June, 2018

Melania Trump and Laura Bush hit out at separating of families at US border
# Asylum
# Asylum

Melania Trump and Laura Bush hit out at separating of families at US border

Jun 18th 2018, 7:16 AM 42,632 Views 60 Comments

For both, it was an unusual entry into a fierce political debate.

# immigration - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Rescue boats carrying 630 migrants refused entry in Italy begin arriving in Spain
# Aquarius
# Aquarius

Rescue boats carrying 630 migrants refused entry in Italy begin arriving in Spain

Jun 17th 2018, 7:36 AM 14,974 Views 40 Comments

The Aquarius has caused a major diplomatic row over European immigration policy.

# immigration - Saturday 16 June, 2018

'I wanted to share my story but I was paralysed in fear': Black Panther actor and undocumented migrant
# Dreamer
# Dreamer

'I wanted to share my story but I was paralysed in fear': Black Panther actor and undocumented migrant

Jun 16th 2018, 11:00 AM 20,479 Views 13 Comments

Bambadjan Bamba is living in limbo in the United States as an undocumented immigrant.

'A horrific policy': Nearly 2,000 minors split from parents at US border in six weeks
# Immigration
# Immigration

'A horrific policy': Nearly 2,000 minors split from parents at US border in six weeks

Jun 16th 2018, 10:45 AM 13,294 Views 78 Comments

Between 19 April and 31 May, 1,995 children were separated from 1,940 adults at the US border.

# immigration - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Explainer: Why Trump's new 'inhumane, cruel' policy is separating children from their parents
# Immigration
# Immigration

Explainer: Why Trump's new 'inhumane, cruel' policy is separating children from their parents

Jun 14th 2018, 8:45 AM 13,733 Views 110 Comments

“The Statue of Liberty under the Trump policy is not carrying a torch, it’s carrying a pair of handcuffs,” one senator said.

# immigration - Monday 11 June, 2018

Spain allows stranded rescue boat with over 600 migrants, including 7 pregnant women, to dock
# Immigration Debate
# Immigration Debate

Spain allows stranded rescue boat with over 600 migrants, including 7 pregnant women, to dock

Updated Jun 11th 2018, 2:51 PM 26,954 Views 93 Comments

For a second day, Italy and Malta refused to let a rescue ship with 629 people aboard dock in their ports.

# immigration - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Here are the top 10 countries outside Europe that requested visas to Ireland
# Department Of Justice
# Department Of Justice

Here are the top 10 countries outside Europe that requested visas to Ireland

May 26th 2018, 11:00 AM 30,808 Views 88 Comments

Most people with permission to remain in the State are working or studying, according to the Department of Justice.

# immigration - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Language tests for new citizens 'just one option being considered'
# Tu Hablas Ingles
# Tu Hablas Ingles

Language tests for new citizens 'just one option being considered'

May 22nd 2018, 3:28 PM 12,284 Views 76 Comments

“Any such change would be driven by a strategy to better integrate our newest citizens.”

# immigration - Friday 11 May, 2018

Gardaí shut down seven brothels in Carlow and Kilkenny
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Gardaí shut down seven brothels in Carlow and Kilkenny

May 11th 2018, 9:38 PM 85,213 Views 126 Comments

No arrests were made on foot of the inspections of the properties.

# immigration - Monday 30 April, 2018

Pressure heaps on Theresa May after home secretary resigns over immigration scandal
# Good Ruddance
# Good Ruddance

Pressure heaps on Theresa May after home secretary resigns over immigration scandal

Apr 30th 2018, 7:06 AM 18,962 Views 15 Comments

Amber Rudd has been accused of falling on Theresa May’s sword.

# immigration - Sunday 29 April, 2018

UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd has resigned over the Windrush scandal
# Immigration
# Immigration

UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd has resigned over the Windrush scandal

Apr 29th 2018, 10:40 PM 22,243 Views 42 Comments

Theresa May said she accepted her resignation this evening.

# immigration - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Supreme Court: Minister's decision left two Mauritian families in 'Catch 22' situation
# Deportation
# Deportation

Supreme Court: Minister's decision left two Mauritian families in 'Catch 22' situation

Apr 25th 2018, 12:05 AM 23,064 Views 60 Comments

Both students had been studying and working the country for 11 years and were directed to leave after a policy change.

# immigration - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Trainee garda faces deportation after investigation exposes his sham marriage
# Templemore
# Templemore

Trainee garda faces deportation after investigation exposes his sham marriage

Apr 24th 2018, 10:30 AM 99,291 Views 120 Comments

The man is understood to have married an Eastern European woman.

# immigration - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Contract awarded for new immigration unit with detention cells at Dublin Airport
# Border Control
# Border Control

Contract awarded for new immigration unit with detention cells at Dublin Airport

Apr 22nd 2018, 7:00 AM 21,338 Views 27 Comments

The OPW confirmed its plans for this dedicated unit after criticisms over the case of a Brazilian au pair who was held in prison overnight.

# immigration - Thursday 19 April, 2018

80% of Irish people believe immigrants are integrated successfully
# Fáilte
# Fáilte

80% of Irish people believe immigrants are integrated successfully

Apr 19th 2018, 4:48 PM 17,043 Views 156 Comments

Irish attitudes were found to be the most positive in the EU.

# immigration - Friday 13 April, 2018

Dublin Lord Mayor signs document saying he will not enter Israel again without government permission
# Israel
# Israel

Dublin Lord Mayor signs document saying he will not enter Israel again without government permission

Apr 13th 2018, 9:33 AM 28,239 Views 232 Comments

Efforts were made to refuse Mícheál Mac Donncha entry to the country.

# immigration - Monday 9 April, 2018

Hungary's right-wing prime minister claims victory in election
# Viktor Orban
# Viktor Orban

Hungary's right-wing prime minister claims victory in election

Apr 9th 2018, 7:16 AM 10,594 Views 100 Comments

Viktor Orban has been outspoken on mass immigration.

# immigration - Monday 2 April, 2018

'They laugh at our dumb laws': Trump says deal for young immigrants is off the table
# The Wall
# The Wall

'They laugh at our dumb laws': Trump says deal for young immigrants is off the table

Apr 2nd 2018, 8:20 AM 31,273 Views 56 Comments

The US President said people were trying to take advantage of the Obama-era programme, which protects immigrants who arrive without documents as children.

# immigration - Friday 30 March, 2018

17 dead as overcrowded bus carrying migrants crashes in Turkey
# Turkey
# Turkey

17 dead as overcrowded bus carrying migrants crashes in Turkey

Mar 30th 2018, 10:50 AM 6,593 Views 10 Comments

The bus had capacity for 14 people but over 50 people were on board.

# immigration - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Irish attitudes to immigration worse than European average, ESRI finds
# Diversity
# Diversity

Irish attitudes to immigration worse than European average, ESRI finds

Mar 29th 2018, 7:26 AM 58,564 Views 151 Comments

It found that support for Muslim and Roma immigrants is lower than the average for 10 other EU countries.

# immigration - Friday 16 March, 2018

Trump and Leo become 'fast friends' yesterday (just don't mention Doonbeg)
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Trump and Leo become 'fast friends' yesterday (just don't mention Doonbeg)

Mar 16th 2018, 1:28 AM 25,205 Views 78 Comments

TheJournal.ie had a ringside seat for Irish celebrations in the Trump White House.

# immigration - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

'I'm very frightened': Stories from people who were denied entry at Ireland's border
# Border Control
# Border Control

'I'm very frightened': Stories from people who were denied entry at Ireland's border

Mar 13th 2018, 6:01 AM 72,776 Views 85 Comments

New research found some people denied entry were held in prisons for a number of days before being sent back to their country of origin.

# immigration - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Leo: 'There are many of Donald Trump's policies with which I do not agree'
# White House Visit
# White House Visit

Leo: 'There are many of Donald Trump's policies with which I do not agree'

Mar 7th 2018, 7:29 PM 9,448 Views 48 Comments

Varadkar said Ireland and the US have strong links that “will outlast any president or Taoiseach”.