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Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:07:43 +0100
€2.5m award for terminally-ill woman over missed cancer
A 43-year-old woman who was given incorrect test results and is now terminally ill with cervical cancer has settled her High Court action against a US laboratory for €2.5m.

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:24:22 +0100
Meath man remains critical after Liverpool game attack
A 53-year-old Irish man remains in a critical condition following an assault before Liverpool's Champions League semi-final against Roma at Anfield last night.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 22:01:19 +0100
Facebook reports increase in revenue
Facebook Inc shares rose after the social network reported revenue that beat Wall Street estimates, showing no initial impact on its lucrative ad business from a scandal over the handling of personal data.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 15:41:45 +0100
Numbers affected by tracker mortgage issue up by 3,400
The Central Bank has said that another 3,400 customers have been affected by the tracker mortgage issue, bringing the total to 37,100 by the end of March.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:54:21 +0100
Canney still undecided on future in Alliance
Seán Canney has told RTÉ News he still has not decided about his future in the Independent Alliance.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 22:32:10 +0100
Fianna Fáil promises would cost 'billions' - Taoiseach
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar received rapturous applause at a private meeting of Fine Gael TDs and Senators in Leinster House tonight when he hit out at Fianna Fáil.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:04:54 +0100
Former policeman arrested in 'Golden State' case
A former police officer has been arrested in connection with a notorious series of rapes and murders in California by the "Golden State Killer."

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:32:19 +0100
Abuse victim calls for commission of investigation
A solicitor for one of the victims of abuse in a Co Galway foster home, has said his client is keen to ensure that a commission of investigation be established immediately.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:31:38 +0100
June an 'artificial deadline' for agreement on backstop
The Brexit secretary David Davis has said that the backstop solution to avoid a hard border will not include anything that will mean different arrangements for Northern Ireland than for the rest of the UK.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 21:41:06 +0100
15 more women had smear test issues, solicitor says
The solicitor of a woman who is terminally ill with cervical cancer after she was given incorrect test result, claims that 15 other women have had issues with their cervical smear tests.

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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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