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Thu, 23 Nov 2017 21:44:34 +0000
Fianna Fáil says Tánaiste 'should go' over McCabe email
Fianna Fáil's justice spokesperson has said his party can no longer express confidence in Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald and will not be supporting her in a Dáil confidence motion.

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 20:33:45 +0000
Verdicts of death by misadventure at Buncrana inquest
The jury at the inquest into deaths of five people who were in a car that slid off the slipway at Buncrana pier in March 2016, has found they died by misadventure.

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 19:26:05 +0000
Mícheál Lehane: Government confidence in short supply
There is a febrile atmosphere in Leinster House this evening as politicians nervously joke about a Christmas election

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 18:20:59 +0000
'No widespread disciplinary action' over breath tests
The acting Garda Commissioner has told the Policing Authority that he has decided not to pursue widespread disciplinary action across the garda organisation over the falsification of breath tests.

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 20:15:55 +0000
UL lifts suspensions on two whistleblowers
The University of Limerick has lifted the suspensions imposed on two whistleblowers who raised issues about irregular practices at the university.

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:39:28 +0000
Met Éireann issues snow-ice warning for Ireland
Met Éireann has issued a status yellow weather alert, warning of snow and ice across the country.

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:55:35 +0000
Body found in search for fisherman missing off Galway
Search crews involved in an operation to find a missing fisherman in Galway Bay have found a body.

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:05:35 +0000
Coveney rules out solution on border before next summit
The Minister for Foreign Affairs has said there will not be a complete solution as to what happens the Irish border by the time of the next EU summit in three weeks time.

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 20:18:01 +0000
Medical misadventure verdict over baby's death in 2008
A verdict of medical misadventure has been returned at an inquest into the stillbirth of a baby at Portiuncula Hospial in Ballinasloe, Co Galway in 2008.

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 20:52:18 +0000
Former Man City forward given prison sentence for rape
An Italian court sentenced former Man City and AC Milan forward Robinho in absentia to nine years in prison after convicting him of taking part in a gang rape of an Albanian woman in 2013.

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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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