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#Immigration

# immigration - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Electronic passport machines are coming into service in Dublin Airport today
# E-Gates
# E-Gates

Electronic passport machines are coming into service in Dublin Airport today

Nov 30th 2017, 9:52 AM 27,253 Views 69 Comments

The gates will use facial recognition to make sure the passenger matches their passport.

# immigration - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Failure to pay holiday pay and the minimum wage: 83 businesses brought to court this year over employment breaches
# Working 9 To 5
# Working 9 To 5

Failure to pay holiday pay and the minimum wage: 83 businesses brought to court this year over employment breaches

Nov 4th 2017, 7:30 AM 17,750 Views 19 Comments

The majority of the prosecutions above relate to businesses in the food and drink sector.

# immigration - Monday 16 October, 2017

Leo Varadkar congratulates Austria's new 'whizz-kid' leader
# World's Youngest Leader
# World's Youngest Leader

Leo Varadkar congratulates Austria's new 'whizz-kid' leader

Oct 16th 2017, 8:55 AM 17,632 Views 67 Comments

Sebastian Kurz, 31, is the world’s youngest leader in waiting.

# immigration - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

'A chronic haemorrhage': Just one in five trainee doctors plan to definitely stay in Ireland to work
# RSCI
# RSCI

'A chronic haemorrhage': Just one in five trainee doctors plan to definitely stay in Ireland to work

Sep 26th 2017, 6:15 AM 22,456 Views 87 Comments

The RSCI has published a survey about the medical workforce in Ireland.

# immigration - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Democrats say they've reached a deal with Trump over the fate of immigrant children
# Bipartisan
# Bipartisan

Democrats say they've reached a deal with Trump over the fate of immigrant children

Sep 14th 2017, 7:01 AM 8,940 Views 22 Comments

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and top House Democrat Nancy Pelosi said they had a “very productive” dinner meeting with Trump.

# immigration - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Explainer: Why is Donald Trump ending a programme that allows children of illegal immigrants to stay in the US?
# Dreamers
# Dreamers

Explainer: Why is Donald Trump ending a programme that allows children of illegal immigrants to stay in the US?

Sep 6th 2017, 3:20 PM 10,755 Views 84 Comments

Dubbed ‘cruel’ by Obama, the decision now leaves Congress with six months to come up with an alternative.

# immigration - Friday 18 August, 2017

Woman facing deportation was forced by her 'violent and abusive' husband to have abortion, court hears
# High Court
# High Court

Woman facing deportation was forced by her 'violent and abusive' husband to have abortion, court hears

Aug 18th 2017, 2:42 PM 22,262 Views 0 Comments

The woman is seeking leave to challenge the legality of a decision refusing her permission to remain in Ireland.

# immigration - Sunday 6 August, 2017

New US immigration proposals could be beneficial to Irish, expert suggests
# Points-based System
# Points-based System

New US immigration proposals could be beneficial to Irish, expert suggests

Aug 6th 2017, 4:00 PM 17,644 Views 43 Comments

The proposals would see the introduction of a points-based system favouring skilled anglophone workers.

# immigration - Sunday 23 July, 2017

'Up Mayo': How this documentary about GAA in Ireland's most diverse town went viral
# Ballyhaunis
# Ballyhaunis

'Up Mayo': How this documentary about GAA in Ireland's most diverse town went viral

Jul 23rd 2017, 8:45 AM 30,683 Views 17 Comments

Maurice O’Brien has had an overwhelmingly positive reaction to his film about Ballyhaunis, Co Mayo.

# immigration - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Tony Blair: EU would be prepared to accommodate UK on issue of mass migration
# Brexit
# Brexit

Tony Blair: EU would be prepared to accommodate UK on issue of mass migration

Jul 15th 2017, 10:42 AM 11,260 Views 53 Comments

Blair said the election of French President Emmanuel Macron had changed EU dynamics.

# immigration - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

'A great deal of fear' in Irish-American community after man arrested in Boston on immigration offences
# Undocumented Irish
# Undocumented Irish

'A great deal of fear' in Irish-American community after man arrested in Boston on immigration offences

Jun 20th 2017, 4:23 PM 37,288 Views 0 Comments

John Cunningham was arrested on Friday for living illegally in the US.

# immigration - Friday 16 June, 2017

Limerick mayor hopeful under fire for comments on immigrants claiming social welfare
# Stephen Keary
# Stephen Keary

Limerick mayor hopeful under fire for comments on immigrants claiming social welfare

Jun 16th 2017, 3:29 PM 21,878 Views 126 Comments

Councillor Stephen Keary made the comments at a recent council meeting.

Trump cancels Obama policy that allowed illegal immigrant parents stay in America
# DAPA
# DAPA

Trump cancels Obama policy that allowed illegal immigrant parents stay in America

Jun 16th 2017, 7:07 AM 19,645 Views 37 Comments

The policy aimed to keep families together.

# immigration - Friday 2 June, 2017

It ain't over yet - Trump has taken his travel ban all the way to the US Supreme Court
# Persistence
# Persistence

It ain't over yet - Trump has taken his travel ban all the way to the US Supreme Court

Jun 2nd 2017, 8:05 AM 9,323 Views 20 Comments

It’s unlikely however that the court will hear Trump’s case during its current term.

# immigration - Friday 19 May, 2017

Adrian Donohoe murder suspect 'to be extradited from the US'
# Closer To Justice
# Closer To Justice

Adrian Donohoe murder suspect 'to be extradited from the US'

May 19th 2017, 5:46 PM 30,608 Views 54 Comments

The man had been allegedly living in the US illegally.

# immigration - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Surprise inspections at workplaces as Sweden gets tough on immigration after terror attack
# Deportations
# Deportations

Surprise inspections at workplaces as Sweden gets tough on immigration after terror attack

Apr 29th 2017, 8:00 AM 14,636 Views 44 Comments

The government wants the new measures to take effect on 1 March next year.

# immigration - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Donald Trump backs down on funding demand for Mexico border wall
# Great And Beautiful Wall
# Great And Beautiful Wall

Donald Trump backs down on funding demand for Mexico border wall

Apr 26th 2017, 7:21 AM 20,168 Views 69 Comments

The US President insists that the wall will be built, however.

# immigration - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Immigrants being vilified in same way as Irish in US after Famine - Obama
# Lessons From History
# Lessons From History

Immigrants being vilified in same way as Irish in US after Famine - Obama

Apr 25th 2017, 9:12 AM 23,353 Views 92 Comments

The former President said the US immigration system had always been “a little bit haphazard”.

# immigration - Monday 24 April, 2017

Marine Le Pen steps down as leader of her party
# National Front
# National Front

Marine Le Pen steps down as leader of her party

Apr 24th 2017, 7:55 PM 48,541 Views 115 Comments

The far-right candidate is taking on Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential election.

This Irish immigration solicitor left a gas business card around pubs in Canada
# Feck This
From The Daily Edge
# Feck This

This Irish immigration solicitor left a gas business card around pubs in Canada

Apr 24th 2017, 8:00 AM 7,066 Views 0 Comments

Move over, Better Call Saul.

# immigration - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Leftist protesters clash with police as German anti-immigration party meets in Cologne
# Alternative For Germany
# Alternative For Germany

Leftist protesters clash with police as German anti-immigration party meets in Cologne

Apr 22nd 2017, 1:44 PM 9,258 Views 50 Comments

Around 50,000 demonstrators were expected to mobilise in the city.

# immigration - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

'Kiwis first': New Zealand joins Australia in tightening visa rules
# Verified By Visa
# Verified By Visa

'Kiwis first': New Zealand joins Australia in tightening visa rules

Apr 19th 2017, 1:00 PM 20,056 Views 63 Comments

Irish people wishing to enter New Zealand under a skilled visa will have to earn $48,859 a year.

# immigration - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Le Pen promises to suspend all immigration if elected
# Stroke Of Le Pen
# Stroke Of Le Pen

Le Pen promises to suspend all immigration if elected

Apr 18th 2017, 9:17 AM 16,011 Views 101 Comments

“I will protect you. My first measure as president will be to reinstate France’s borders.”

# immigration - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Illegal crossings at US/Mexico border at 17-year-low and Trump is getting the credit
# Homeland Security
# Homeland Security

Illegal crossings at US/Mexico border at 17-year-low and Trump is getting the credit

Apr 5th 2017, 10:11 PM 18,487 Views 78 Comments

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says the numbers are “no accident”

# immigration - Monday 3 April, 2017

What happens to the 12 men and two women found in a truck in Rosslare?
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

What happens to the 12 men and two women found in a truck in Rosslare?

Apr 3rd 2017, 8:39 AM 27,523 Views 109 Comments

The Immigration Council of Ireland said this was one example of Europe’s lack of response to the migrant crisis.

# immigration - Friday 17 March, 2017

Watch: Enda's 'lecture' to Donald Trump on immigration
# Shamrock
# Shamrock

Watch: Enda's 'lecture' to Donald Trump on immigration

Mar 17th 2017, 3:06 PM 22,970 Views 45 Comments

A speech by Enda Kenny last night has drawn a lot of international attention.

# immigration - Saturday 25 February, 2017

US immigration reportedly 'bars' Syrian cinematographer from travelling to the Oscars
# The White Helmets
# The White Helmets

US immigration reportedly 'bars' Syrian cinematographer from travelling to the Oscars

Feb 25th 2017, 1:34 PM 11,865 Views 35 Comments

The filmmaker said he had received a US visa but his passport wasn’t accepted.

# immigration - Monday 20 February, 2017

'When you are in a hole, stop digging' - Swedes have taken issue with Trump's latest tweet
# Swede Disposition
# Swede Disposition

'When you are in a hole, stop digging' - Swedes have taken issue with Trump's latest tweet

Feb 20th 2017, 7:00 PM 31,789 Views 108 Comments

The US president made comments about a supposed terrorist incident in Sweden over the weekend.

# immigration - Monday 13 February, 2017

Trump planning to speed up deportation of illegal immigrants
# Immigration
# Immigration

Trump planning to speed up deportation of illegal immigrants

Feb 13th 2017, 7:36 AM 17,226 Views 88 Comments

The White House confirmed the president’s plans to introduce a raft of new immigration measures.

# immigration - Sunday 12 February, 2017

FactCheck: Are there really more Polish speakers than Irish speakers in Northern Ireland?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Are there really more Polish speakers than Irish speakers in Northern Ireland?

Feb 12th 2017, 10:00 PM 58,663 Views 79 Comments

DUP leader Arlene Foster raised some eyebrows with her claim during the week. Is it true?

# immigration - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Eight people deported as gardaí mount immigration operation in Louth
# Detained
# Detained

Eight people deported as gardaí mount immigration operation in Louth

Feb 11th 2017, 7:43 AM 32,631 Views 94 Comments

All eight have been repatriated since the incident last week.

# immigration - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Here's exactly what the Attorney General said before Donald Trump fired her
# Letter To Lawyers
# Letter To Lawyers

Here's exactly what the Attorney General said before Donald Trump fired her

Jan 31st 2017, 10:29 AM 44,191 Views 93 Comments

“I am responsible for ensuring the positions we take in court remain consistent with the institution’s solemn obligation to always seek justice and stand for what is right.”

# immigration - Saturday 28 January, 2017

US immigration attorney warns undocumented Irish to 'remain silent or you'll be gone very quickly'
# No Sanctuary
# No Sanctuary

US immigration attorney warns undocumented Irish to 'remain silent or you'll be gone very quickly'

Jan 28th 2017, 7:10 AM 49,215 Views 59 Comments

Between 11 and 12 million illegal immigrants are believed to be living in the US, some 50,000 of those are understood to be Irish.

# immigration - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Poll: Do you think a wall along the US-Mexican border will actually be built?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think a wall along the US-Mexican border will actually be built?

Jan 26th 2017, 9:17 AM 31,698 Views 172 Comments

The controversial project could cost billions and may not stem illegal immigration.

# immigration - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Trump takes first step towards building Mexican wall
# It Won't Be Easy
# It Won't Be Easy

Trump takes first step towards building Mexican wall

Jan 25th 2017, 6:54 AM 36,258 Views 133 Comments

Much of the land needed to build the wall is privately owned, implying lengthy legal proceedings and political blowback.

# immigration - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

'I intend to say well done to our social media team and give them a raise' - Michael O'Leary
# Tweeting Up A Storm
# Tweeting Up A Storm

'I intend to say well done to our social media team and give them a raise' - Michael O'Leary

Jan 24th 2017, 1:04 PM 49,487 Views 50 Comments

The Ryanair CEO was in flying form this morning at the launch of the airline’s winter schedule for 2017.

Two Aer Lingus employees and Chinese national in court over alleged illegal immigration operation
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Two Aer Lingus employees and Chinese national in court over alleged illegal immigration operation

Jan 24th 2017, 12:04 PM 26,222 Views 0 Comments

The three appeared before the Criminal Courts of Justice.

Three men at centre of Dublin Airport human trafficking case to appear in court today
# People Smuggling
# People Smuggling

Three men at centre of Dublin Airport human trafficking case to appear in court today

Jan 24th 2017, 7:09 AM 17,801 Views 0 Comments

Two Aer Lingus staff were among those arrested at Dublin Airport yesterday.

People smuggling in Ireland: 'We need to ask, why are they taking this route?'
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

People smuggling in Ireland: 'We need to ask, why are they taking this route?'

Jan 24th 2017, 12:05 AM 18,525 Views 50 Comments

Yesterday, three men were arrested in connection with people smuggling queries – last year, 4,000 people were refused entry at Irish ports.

# immigration - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Far-right leader says Germany 'has to close its borders'
# Berlin Attack
# Berlin Attack

Far-right leader says Germany 'has to close its borders'

Dec 21st 2016, 3:45 PM 12,481 Views 102 Comments

Frauke Petry, who leads the anti-immigration Alternative for Germany party, has hit out at Angela Merkel.