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Crime gangs are exploiting the Irish-UK common travel area to bypass Brexit border checks
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Crime gangs are exploiting the Irish-UK common travel area to bypass Brexit border checks

May 6th 2021, 12:05 AM 25,335 Views 23 Comments
  • Organised crime groups have been exploiting a 100-year-old agreement between Ireland and England to bypass Brexit imposed border checks.
Three men arrested in Dublin and Wicklow raids targeting a gang facilitating illegal immigration
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Three men arrested in Dublin and Wicklow raids targeting a gang facilitating illegal immigration

Apr 28th 2021, 4:51 PM 21,880 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí made three arrests during searches at six properties in Wicklow and Dublin.

Non-EU doctors call for all frontline workers' citizenship applications to be fasttracked
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Non-EU doctors call for all frontline workers' citizenship applications to be fasttracked

Apr 3rd 2021, 12:05 AM 22,866 Views 40 Comments

Doctors have written to all TDs and senators asking for their citizenship to be fasttracked as a gesture for their work during the pandemic.

Maeve Higgins: The State cannot say it values migrant workers while it pushes them out the door
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Maeve Higgins: The State cannot say it values migrant workers while it pushes them out the door

Feb 28th 2021, 8:30 AM 16,404 Views 20 Comments

Maeve Higgins says Ireland’s home care assistants and other migrant workers perform a vital service and should be given proper immigration status.

Man charged after two people found concealed in truck at Rosslare port
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Man charged after two people found concealed in truck at Rosslare port

Nov 27th 2020, 9:14 PM 20,416 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí said both of the people found in the truck have been offered accommodation and welfare services.

Ivana Bacik: Children who are born in Ireland belong here
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Ivana Bacik: Children who are born in Ireland belong here

Nov 24th 2020, 7:00 AM 42,306 Views 96 Comments

Labour Senator Ivana Bacik says the 2004 referendum has caused needless suffering and she’s asking the Government to back a new Bill addressing this issue.

'I felt as if I have done a crime': Pakistani man says immigration officials read personal texts to his wife to verify his relationship
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'I felt as if I have done a crime': Pakistani man says immigration officials read personal texts to his wife to verify his relationship

Jul 29th 2020, 6:00 AM 72,924 Views 73 Comments

The Imigration Council of Ireland said the whole system needs an overhaul.

Chilean woman detained in Dochas Centre for over a week after arriving in Ireland released
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Chilean woman detained in Dochas Centre for over a week after arriving in Ireland released

Jul 14th 2020, 3:12 PM 20,245 Views 0 Comments

On her arrival at Dublin Airport on 2 July last she was detained by immigration officials.

High Court judge orders inquiry into detention of Chilean woman who arrived in Ireland this month
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High Court judge orders inquiry into detention of Chilean woman who arrived in Ireland this month

Jul 13th 2020, 9:55 PM 33,537 Views 0 Comments

The woman claims she arrived in Ireland to take an online language course.

Investigation launched after several men seen leaving truck which arrived through Rosslare Port
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Investigation launched after several men seen leaving truck which arrived through Rosslare Port

Jul 13th 2020, 4:35 PM 41,727 Views 16 Comments

The truck is currently being detained for inspection.

Tens of thousands of immigration renewals can now be done online
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Tens of thousands of immigration renewals can now be done online

Jul 7th 2020, 1:04 PM 16,061 Views 5 Comments

The Department of Justice is seeking to reduce footfall at the Registration Office.

US Supreme Court rejects Trump's bid to end 'Dreamer' immigrant programme
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US Supreme Court rejects Trump's bid to end 'Dreamer' immigrant programme

Updated Jun 18th 2020, 10:05 PM 26,146 Views 34 Comments

The justices rejected administration arguments that the eight-year-old DACA programme is illegal.

Man due in court over investigation into alleged bogus law firm offering immigration services
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Man due in court over investigation into alleged bogus law firm offering immigration services

May 21st 2020, 8:38 AM 14,567 Views 0 Comments

He was arrested following searches in the Blessington area of Co Wicklow on Tuesday.

'It delivers on our promise to the British people': UK bill to end free movement of people passes first hurdle
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'It delivers on our promise to the British people': UK bill to end free movement of people passes first hurdle

May 19th 2020, 9:36 AM 54,454 Views 92 Comments

Priti Patel said that the points system was “firmer, fairer and simpler system” that will “play a vital role” in the country’s recovery from coronavirus.

Trump pushes ahead on immigration ban as experts doubt its impact
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Trump pushes ahead on immigration ban as experts doubt its impact

Apr 23rd 2020, 8:45 AM 12,270 Views 53 Comments

Some analysts say the president’s move is about winning votes in this year’s election.

Donald Trump announces halt to US immigration green cards
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Donald Trump announces halt to US immigration green cards

Apr 22nd 2020, 7:43 AM 25,764 Views 106 Comments

Much of the country’s immigration system has already ground to a halt.

Trump says he will temporarily suspend all immigration to the US
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Trump says he will temporarily suspend all immigration to the US

Apr 21st 2020, 7:03 AM 45,345 Views 102 Comments

Trump’s tweet gave no further details about what the measure would entail or how long it would be in place.

Over 7,000 contacted about immigration applications moving online
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Over 7,000 contacted about immigration applications moving online

Mar 23rd 2020, 12:53 PM 29,667 Views 12 Comments

The office is temporarily closed due to the Covid-19 outbreak.

Two people arrested as part of investigation into suspected staged road crashes
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Two people arrested as part of investigation into suspected staged road crashes

Mar 7th 2020, 1:50 PM 38,251 Views 0 Comments

A number of properties were searched in Roscommon in February.

Chinese man's deportation stopped after State 'misleads' High Court about his registered address
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Chinese man's deportation stopped after State 'misleads' High Court about his registered address

Mar 4th 2020, 12:05 AM 46,122 Views 37 Comments

The finding was made by Mr Justice Richard Humphreys last month.

Irishman given three-year jail sentence for trying to smuggle migrants into UK in roof box of his car
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# Robert Rooney

Irishman given three-year jail sentence for trying to smuggle migrants into UK in roof box of his car

Feb 28th 2020, 7:46 PM 71,046 Views 25 Comments

Robert Rooney pleaded guilty to violating UK immigration law at Canterbury Crown Court.

'No one wants a bar full of vending machines': NI businesses say new UK immigration system will cause labour shortage
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'No one wants a bar full of vending machines': NI businesses say new UK immigration system will cause labour shortage

Feb 19th 2020, 12:30 PM 25,129 Views 48 Comments

Business groups across the UK have also criticised the points-based immigration system.

UK unveils new points-based immigration system as Home Secretary is questioned whether her parents would qualify
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# Taking Back Control

UK unveils new points-based immigration system as Home Secretary is questioned whether her parents would qualify

Updated Feb 19th 2020, 10:53 AM 45,295 Views 95 Comments

Business groups have said the new immigration system could spell disaster for many industries.

Four people charged under immigration legislation after employees found to be working without permits
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Four people charged under immigration legislation after employees found to be working without permits

Feb 17th 2020, 2:11 PM 82,339 Views 0 Comments

The Garda National Immigration Bureau searched premises in Dublin and Meath in recent weeks.

Opinion: Last Saturday, I voted for the first time as an Irish citizen. It was a gift I will cherish
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# Ge2020

Opinion: Last Saturday, I voted for the first time as an Irish citizen. It was a gift I will cherish

Feb 13th 2020, 8:00 AM 39,934 Views 85 Comments

I have never had the freedom to vote before, writes Razan Ibrahim.

Verona Murphy: 'Do we have to wait for a London Bridge incident on Wexford Bridge?'
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Verona Murphy: 'Do we have to wait for a London Bridge incident on Wexford Bridge?'

Dec 19th 2019, 12:33 PM 63,104 Views 152 Comments

The former Fine Gael candidate says she has been called racist for ‘raising security issues’.

Retired garda arrested over immigration irregularities is released without charge
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Retired garda arrested over immigration irregularities is released without charge

Dec 13th 2019, 12:53 PM 13,394 Views 0 Comments

A file is now being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Retired garda arrested over immigration irregularities at garda station
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Retired garda arrested over immigration irregularities at garda station

Dec 11th 2019, 12:49 PM 32,435 Views 1 Comment

The man, who is in his 60s, was arrested this morning.

'I hope to be a success story for what a refugee can do. Direct Provision - you can escape it'
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# Suaad Alshleh

'I hope to be a success story for what a refugee can do. Direct Provision - you can escape it'

Nov 6th 2019, 2:30 PM 18,495 Views 33 Comments

Suaad Alshleh, a teenage refugee from Syria, was today awarded a bursary for medicine by Minister Joe McHugh.

Taoiseach says racist 'scaremongering' in communities needs to be called out
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# Direct Provision

Taoiseach says racist 'scaremongering' in communities needs to be called out

Nov 6th 2019, 1:22 PM 16,450 Views 106 Comments

Defending Direct provision, he said it ‘is an imperfect system, but not an inhumane one’.

Number of people stopped at the Northern Ireland land border and removed from the State is rising
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Number of people stopped at the Northern Ireland land border and removed from the State is rising

Sep 26th 2019, 12:05 AM 69,096 Views 61 Comments

Gardaí say that the passport checks at the border are to fight organised crime, but NGOs say they’re more like immigration controls.

Immigration scheme set up for EU citizens going to the UK in event of no-deal Brexit
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# No Deal

Immigration scheme set up for EU citizens going to the UK in event of no-deal Brexit

Sep 4th 2019, 9:05 PM 15,244 Views 5 Comments

This will allow EU citizens to apply for three-year visas to the UK.

Irishman Keith Byrne speaks of 'shock' and 'heartbreak' over US immigration arrest
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# Keith Byrne

Irishman Keith Byrne speaks of 'shock' and 'heartbreak' over US immigration arrest

Jul 28th 2019, 6:39 PM 32,174 Views 75 Comments

Byrne was detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials on 10 July.

'His mind is blown': Family of Irishman facing deportation from US delighted he has been released from prison
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'His mind is blown': Family of Irishman facing deportation from US delighted he has been released from prison

Jul 26th 2019, 8:39 AM 39,221 Views 39 Comments

Byrne was detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials on 10 July.

Irishman facing deportation from US to be released from detention for 30 days, legal team says
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Irishman facing deportation from US to be released from detention for 30 days, legal team says

Jul 25th 2019, 7:50 PM 20,085 Views 18 Comments

Keith Byrne was detained by customs officials on 10 July.

October appeal date set in case of citizenship being denied if applicant has spent day outside Ireland
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October appeal date set in case of citizenship being denied if applicant has spent day outside Ireland

Jul 25th 2019, 12:23 PM 16,239 Views 0 Comments

Last week’s surprise High Court ruling was branded by “absurd” by experts with the Justice Minister promising “urgent action”.

'A massive and dangerous change': Trump expands fast-track deportations in US
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'A massive and dangerous change': Trump expands fast-track deportations in US

Jul 23rd 2019, 7:43 AM 22,669 Views 37 Comments

Immigration officers will be able to deport migrants without allowing them to appear before judges.

Wife of Irish man facing deportation from US says her husband is being given 'no choice' but to leave
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Wife of Irish man facing deportation from US says her husband is being given 'no choice' but to leave

Jul 18th 2019, 6:56 PM 36,562 Views 75 Comments

Keith Byrne was detained by customs officials on 10 July.

Irishman detained in the US told to leave the country by Friday or face prison
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Irishman detained in the US told to leave the country by Friday or face prison

Jul 17th 2019, 11:31 AM 44,957 Views 122 Comments

He has until Friday to sign paperwork allowing him to leave the US but banning him from re-entering for five years.

'It is what keeps me awake at night': Irish fears rise as migrants are detained in the US
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'It is what keeps me awake at night': Irish fears rise as migrants are detained in the US

Jul 16th 2019, 6:10 AM 35,525 Views 52 Comments

Undocumented Irish woman Ali is living in limbo in the US.

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