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Sun, 16 Dec 2018 22:27:13 +0000
Investigation into attack at repossessed Roscommon farm
Gardaí are investigating an attack at a house in the early hours of this morning in Co Roscommon.

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 22:27:38 +0000
No foul play in death of baby girl found on beach
Gardaí say a post-mortem examination has confirmed that there was no foul play involved in the death of a baby girl whose body was found on a north Dublin beach.

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 22:28:03 +0000
Hunt for gang after cash machine pulled from bank
A hunt is under way for a criminal gang involved in the theft of a cash machine from a bank in Co Monaghan overnight.

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 19:51:54 +0000
Fifth victim of Strasbourg Christmas market attack dies
The Paris prosecutor's office has said that a fifth person has died from their wounds following Tuesday's Strasbourg Christmas market shooting.

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 22:28:41 +0000
UK would 'flourish' even without Brexit deal, says Hunt
British cabinet tensions over the prospect of a no-deal Brexit look set to heighten after UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt insisted the UK would "flourish and prosper" even without an exit agreement.

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 19:07:41 +0000
Clashes at anti-migration rally in Brussels
Police deployed teargas and water cannon after scuffles broke out today as thousands of people answered a call by far-right groups to reject a UN migration pact.

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 22:29:39 +0000
Government preparing for hard Brexit, says Coveney
Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said that the Government is preparing for a hard Brexit.

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 22:30:17 +0000
'One of a kind' ancient tomb unveiled in Egypt
Egypt has unveiled a well-preserved 4,400-year-old tomb decorated with hieroglyphs and statues south of Cairo, and officials expect more discoveries when archaeologists excavate the site further in coming months.

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 20:53:00 +0000
Irish volunteer arrested in Greece arrives home on bail
A humanitarian volunteer from Ireland who was earlier this year arrested on suspicion of human trafficking in Greece has arrived back home on bail.

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 15:38:46 +0000
'Improved' salary to be paid to new HSE chief
The Department of Health has said an "improved" salary is to be paid to the new head of the HSE in order to attract a suitably qualified candidate for the job.

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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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