Critics have claimed the Irish Government is using the measure to introduce ID cards by stealth.
34,499 Irish people live in the Greater Manchester area - throughout the country there has been a wave of sympathy for the British city.
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At a time of mounting arrests, Massachusetts is looking to protect undocumented migrants looking for medical treatment.
Irish government offered increased assistance to both the undocumented Irish in the U.S. and Irish emigrants returning home at its second Global Irish Civic Forum.
The most famous and best remembered songs of emigration and exile.
What could be better than sitting in a subtropical surrounding sipping on a beautifully-poured Guinness?
A 1512 Spanish report provides evidence that Irish people had settled in America before Columbus arrived in 1492.
What happened to the Irish who left after the 2008 crash? What happens when older emigrants who have lived abroad for years finally return?
"Red tape" issues in Ireland making a move home difficult for majority who "want to be closer to family."
Jackie believed Lyndon B. Johnson had John F. Kennedy killed
Irish police identify terror cell of over 12 jihadis living in Ireland
Remarkable film of Magdalene laundry women and nuns surfaces
How JFK snagged 1,200 Cuban cigars before the trade embargo
Why hasn’t there been a Catholic President since JFK?
Hilarious Irish 80's dancers wow Britain's Got Talent judges — except Simon
Happy 100th Birthday JFK, you changed this Irish New York kid’s life forever
The Irish cadets who performed the final salute for JFK