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Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:58:26 +0000
PSNI arrest man after officer shot in Belfast
The PSNI said they have arrested a man after an officer was shot in the arm during a drive-by attack in north Belfast this evening.

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:53:17 +0000
White House accuses media of delegitimising Trump
The White House vowed today to fight the news media "tooth and nail" over what officials see as unfair attacks on US President Donald Trump, setting a tone that could ratchet up a traditionally adversarial relationship to a new level of rancour.

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 21:14:32 +0000
Israel approves 566 east Jerusalem settler homes
Israeli authorities have approved building permits for 566 settler homes in annexed east Jerusalem, plans that had been postponed until US President Donald Trump took office.

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 21:25:52 +0000
May promises frank talk with Trump after protests
British Prime Minister Theresa May promised to challenge any "unacceptable" talk when she meets US President Donald Trump later this week, as she tries to secure Britain's "special relationship" with the new US administration.

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 21:45:08 +0000
16 people killed in powerful US storms
A dangerous weekend weather system has killed at least 16 people in the US as severe thunderstorms and tornadoes menaced several states in the south.

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:54:11 +0000
Priest banned from public ministry holds mass
Hundreds of people have attended the first mass in five years to be celebrated by a priest banned from public ministry.

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 17:28:53 +0000
39 killed, 50 injured as Indian train derails
At least 39 people were killed and around 50 injured after an express train derailed in southeast India last night in the latest disaster to hit one of the world's largest rail networks.

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:25:12 +0000
Man charged with murder of Armagh woman
PSNI detectives have charged a 51-year-old man with the murder of a woman in Co Armagh last week.

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:26:54 +0000
Pedestrian dies in Laois road collision
A male pedestrian was killed in a road traffic collision in Co Laois last night on the N78 Ballylinan to Castlecomer Rd.

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:55:27 +0000
Adams: McGuinness relationship with DUP unmatched
Sinn Féin's President Gerry Adams has indicated there is nobody in the party with such an established relationship with the Democratic United Party as the just retired Martin McGuinness.

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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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