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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 06:31:42 +0000
Gardaí suspect drugs link for fatal Dublin gun attack
Gardaí in Dublin have opened a murder investigation after one man was killed and another wounded in a gun attack outside a gym in Swords last night.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 06:41:25 +0000
Salesforce to announce significant Dublin investment
US software company, Salesforce, is to announce significant investment plans for Dublin this morning, which could result in the creation of up to 1,500 jobs.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 06:53:13 +0000
Trump grounds Pelosi, scraps Davos trip amid shutdown
President Trump has forced the cancellation of a trip to Afghanistan by his Democratic opponent Nancy Pelosi, and scrapped administration officials' travel to the Davos forum amid political deadlock in Washington.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:26:21 +0000
Ryanair cuts its full year profit guidance by €100m
Ryanair has issued a profit warning this morning, lowering its forecast by €100m after citing a bigger-than-expected drop-off in revenue from winter fares.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:10:54 +0000
File sent to DPP over alleged sexual assault in Dublin
Gardaí in Dublin are questioning a man in connection with an alleged sexual assault at a hotel in the city last month.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:01:41 +0000
Arrest over murder of Israeli student in Australia
Australia police have arrested a man in relation to the murder of Israeli student Aiia Maasarwe, some two days after her body was found in Melbourne.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:08:25 +0000
North Korea top negotiator in US for talks with Pompeo
A North Korean envoy has arrived in Washington for expected talks with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and a possible encounter with President Donald Trump aimed a laying the groundwork for a second summit.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 06:37:00 +0000
WADA 'successfully retrieved' doping data from Moscow
WADA has said they have "successfully retrieved" data from the Moscow laboratory at the heart of Russia's state-sponsored doping scandal which involved more than 1,000 athletes and 30 sports.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:23:35 +0000
Students pay three quarters of third-level fees - HEA
The proportion of third-level fees being paid by students has risen steadily over the past three years, while the proportion coming from the State declines, figures from the Higher Education Authority show.

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:50:31 +0000
Dáil told woman 'refused' abortion at Dublin hospital
There have been heated exchanges in the Dáil after it heard that a woman carrying a baby diagnosed with a fatal foetal abnormality was not granted a termination at the Coombe Hospital 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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