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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 21:17:23 +0000
Irishman arrested in US in sex offences investigation
An Irishman who worked at a GAA grounds in the midlands has been arrested in the United States in connection with an investigation of sexual offences which are alleged to have taken place between 2004 and 2009.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 23:07:49 +0000
Man shot dead in Co Down, PSNI launch murder inquiry
The PSNI have launched a murder investigation after a man was shot dead in Co Down.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 21:10:03 +0000
Gardaí suspect fatal shooting linked to drugs
A search is under way for at least one gunman who shot a man dead and seriously injured another in Dublin last night.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 20:56:11 +0000
1,500 jobs for Dublin as software company expands
US software company Salesforce has announced a significant expansion of its Dublin operations with the addition of 1,500 jobs over the next five years.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 15:15:19 +0000
Special report: 84,000 children waiting for a dentist
New figures reveal a "shocking" number of children and adolescents are waiting for a public dental assessment, or treatment around the country.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 21:06:12 +0000
Nurses' strikes to go ahead as talks fail
The planned strikes by 43,000 nurses are still set to go ahead from 30 January after talks this afternoon failed to deliver a breakthrough.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 21:02:16 +0000
Structural investigations of schools to get under way
The Department of Education has appointed contractors to begin detailed structural investigations into 22 school buildings, all constructed by Northern Irish company Western Building Systems in recent years.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 20:25:18 +0000
Trump and Kim to hold second summit in February
The White House has said US President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un around the end of February.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 22:11:28 +0000
Man with pancreatic cancer settles case against HSE
A 33-year-old man who has metastatic pancreatic cancer has settled his case against the HSE for an alleged failure to diagnose his condition.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:41:43 +0000
Backstop has 'got to come out' - Johnson
Former British foreign secretary Boris Johnson has said Prime Minister Theresa May should go back to Brussels and tell EU negotiators that the UK would not accept the backstop arrangement.

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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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