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Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:15:20 +0100
Woman dies in hospital after Dundalk stabbing
A woman in her 30s has died after a stabbing incident in Dundalk, Co Louth.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:58:54 +0100
Peter Casey secures nomination to contest presidency
Businessman Peter Casey has secured a nomination to contest the Presidential Election after receiving the support of four local authorities.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:15:05 +0100
Report recommends new structures for garda oversight
The Commission on the Future of Policing has recommended a new approach to community policing to ensure gardaí are more visible in communities.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:10:02 +0100
Consortium submits tender for National Broadband Plan
The delivery of high-speed broadband to rural Ireland may have taken a step closer today after the last remaining bidder for the National Broadband Plan submitted its tender.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:43:11 +0100
Coveney says Britain must intensify engagement in talks
The British government must intensify its engagement with EU negotiators to find legally watertight solutions for the Irish border so that EU leaders can move toward a Brexit deal next month, the Tánaiste has said.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:15:39 +0100
Terminally-ill woman's legal action adjourned to 2019
The legal action taken by a terminally-ill woman over the alleged misreading of her cervical smear tests has been adjourned until January and may take double the time anticipated.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:58:49 +0100
No plans to ban filming of gardaí, says Taoiseach
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar says the Government does not have any plans to introduce a ban on filming or photographing gardaí as this would be a "restriction on free speech" and it is not something he could support.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:44:45 +0100
HSE reports increase in HPV vaccination rates
The Health Service Executive has reported an increase in HPV vaccination rates, with provisional national uptake levels at 65%.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:34:45 +0100
Court orders end to occupation on Belvedere Place
The High Court has granted orders requiring protesters to end their occupation of a premises in central Dublin.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:50:42 +0100
McDonald says Sinn Féin did not cover up alleged abuse
Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald has said there was no cover-up by her party in relation to the alleged sexual abuse of Máiría Cahill.

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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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