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Fri, 2 Dec 2016 22:56:08 +0000
Well-known criminal shot dead in west Dublin
A well-known criminal was shot at least three times in the head at around 8 o'clock in the Lucan area of Dublin this evening.

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 22:23:29 +0000
103-year-old spent 15 hours on hospital trolley
A 103-year-old woman spent almost 15 hours waiting on a trolley in the Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore, before finally getting a bed, RTÉ News has confirmed.

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 22:22:53 +0000
Mother accused of manslaughter tells of exhaustion
A woman on trial for the manslaughter of her profoundly disabled daughter told gardaí she gave her child too much sedative because she was exhausted and panicked when the 11-year-old suffered a severe convulsion.

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 22:23:53 +0000
Man jailed for nine years for stabbing partner
A 63-year-old man who tried to kill his partner by stabbing her several times has been sentenced to nine years in prison.

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 19:38:44 +0000
Hickey's legal team confirms bond money received
Pat Hickey's legal team has confirmed that the bond money required for the release of his passport has been received in Brazil in recent days.

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 22:24:43 +0000
Kenny insists on 'payment process' for water
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said that he is not making fools of the people who have already paid their water charges, but said that water must be paid for.

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 19:39:15 +0000
Major cities to ban diesel engines
The mayors of Paris, Madrid, Athens and Mexico City have said they have committed to ridding their cities of diesel engines by 2025 to improve air quality.

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 22:28:26 +0000
Inis Mór ferry service to resume pending talks
A spokesperson of Island Ferries Teoranta has said that as a gesture of goodwill ferry services for Inis Mór will resume from 5pm today.

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 22:26:32 +0000
Kenny won't meet Trump on US business trip
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said he will not meet US President-elect Donald Trump while on his current visit to New York.

Fri, 2 Dec 2016 22:27:21 +0000
Only Oireachtas can scrutinise TDs, court hears
The High Court cannot grant the declarations sought by businessman Denis O'Brien, lawyers for a Dáil Committee have claimed.

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Those Gypsy Shoes are still kicking around.
by Linda Davis
Time Flies.  Seems that I have been saying that as a standby excuse for some time. Where do the days and hours disappear to when we are in the midst of a busy life.
I haven't logged on to this website in far too long. Every time I thought that I would, something else popped up that needed my immediate attention....

Fishing In Ireland
By Ariel O'Suilleabhain
Fishing in Ireland is a big deal, albeit fly fishing and otherwise.  In short, the say whoever they is that most Irish men love to fish. But what about Irish women? Well, I am one, and truly I would have to say that it is not as if I would not fish.  Especially granted wild brown trout are the most plentiful and so therefore the most naturally recommended fish of Ireland.

Irish passports set to introduce online renewals as early as 2017

No longer will you have to queue at the Passport Office to get your passport as the Irish Passport office is set to introduce an online renewal digitised system from 2017 onwards where you will be able to process your application online

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Deep-Fried Cheese with Pear-Cranberry Chutney

by Irish American, Margaret Johnson

rhubarb muffins
On my recent visit to Ireland in May, I discovered the newest outpost of the well-known Kilkenny Shop in Shanagarry, East Cork. Business was brisk throughout the shop, especially in its lovely café where Saturday shoppers relaxed over chef Fred Pillavoine’s easy-going menu. I persuaded him to share his recipe for chutney, delicious with deep-fried cheese but also with cold meats and pâte.

Rhubarb Muffins
by Irish American, Margaret Johnson

rhubarb muffins

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