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Wed, 23 May 2018 22:38:57 +0100
Hennessy was sitting in driver's seat when fatally shot
The Garda Ombudsman has said that Mark Hennessy, the man who abducted and killed Jastine Valdez, had wounds consistent with self harming when he was shot by a garda on Sunday night.

Thu, 24 May 2018 02:47:24 +0100
David Drumm trial reaches closing stages
After almost five months, the trial of the former Chief Executive of Anglo Irish Bank, David Drumm has reached its closing stages at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.

Thu, 24 May 2018 01:45:09 +0100
Islands vote today in Eighth Amendment referendum
Voters on a number of islands off the west coast will cast their votes in the referendum on the Eighth Amendment to the Constitution today.

Thu, 24 May 2018 02:22:16 +0100
Bus Éireann management to discuss pay claim with unions
Bus Éireann management is expected to reject union demands for a pay rise due to continuing concerns about its financial situation, when the two sides meet later today.

Thu, 24 May 2018 02:17:59 +0100
Trump says fate of Korea summit will be known next week
US President Donald Trump has said the fate of a landmark summit with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un will be decided next week.

Wed, 23 May 2018 23:02:15 +0100
Man being questioned over fatal Kerry stabbing
Gardaí have extended the period of detention for a man they are questioning in connection with a fatal stabbing in Cahersiveen in Co Kerry earlier today..

Wed, 23 May 2018 22:33:44 +0100
Giuseppe Conte named as new Italian Prime Minister
Law professor Giuseppe Conte has been named as Italy's new prime minister after surviving accusations that he inflated his academic credentials.

Wed, 23 May 2018 17:53:08 +0100
Tánaiste to raise Aidan McAnespie case with Bradley
The revelation that a section of Aidan McAnespie's rib cage, removed after he was shot dead 30 years ago, has been disposed of will be raised with the Northern Secretary, Tánaiste Simon Coveney has told the Dáil.

Wed, 23 May 2018 17:49:38 +0100
Customs plan 'could leave UK business £20bn worse off'
British businesses could be left up to £20 billion worse off if the customs plan favoured by Brexiteers is implemented, the head of HM Revenue and Customs has warned.

Wed, 23 May 2018 22:41:06 +0100
One in eight to have type 2 diabetes by 2045 - study
Almost a quarter of the world's population will be obese by 2045, according to a new study.

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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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