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Sat, 24 Mar 2018 02:20:20 +0000
Gov 'fully committed' to Judicial Appointments Bill
The Government is fully committed to the Judicial Appointments Bill, according to a statement issued late last night by a government spokesman

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 22:55:29 +0000
Mother's heart 'shattered to pieces' after baby's death
A man has been sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty of murdering his baby son almost five years ago.

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 21:08:33 +0000
Macron confirms three dead, 16 injured in France attack
French President Emmanuel Macron has confirmed three people were killed and 16 others were injured following this morning's attacks in southern France.

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 21:57:25 +0000
UK investigators search Cambridge Analytica offices
Investigators from Britain's data watchdog have searched the London offices of Cambridge Analytica, the data analytics firm at the centre of a storm over allegations it improperly harvested Facebook data to target US voters.

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 20:50:44 +0000
Expelling diplomats would be 'unfriendly' - Ambassador
The Russian Ambassador to Ireland has said that any expulsion of Russian diplomats from Ireland would be an "an unfriendly action, that is certain".

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 22:55:34 +0000
Three arrested in connection with Tipperary burglary
Three people have been arrested in connection with a burglary in Nenagh, Co Tipperary.

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 19:49:03 +0000
Ex-Aer Lingus worker jailed for smuggling immigrants
A former Aer Lingus worker who helped smuggle illegal immigrants into Ireland has been jailed for four years.

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 20:33:22 +0000
Jurors in Belfast rape trial told to put aside emotion
The judge in the rape trial of two Ireland and Ulster rugby players has told the jury to put aside feelings and consider the evidence dispassionately and clinically.

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 20:29:36 +0000
Two friends killed while out walking in Galway
The two pedestrians who died following a road collision in Ballinasloe in Co Galway have been named locally as Deirdre Kilmartin and Maureen Dooley.

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 20:30:06 +0000
'Golden thread' of DNA leads to conviction over attacks
A 33-year-old man has been convicted of the false imprisonment, sexual assault and assault of three women in separate attacks in Dublin.

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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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