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Sat, 21 Jan 2017 09:03:48 +0000
Four more survivors pulled from avalanche hotel
Emergency workers have pulled four more survivors from the ruins of an Italian hotel buried under an avalanche three days ago, after the "miracle" rescue of a woman and four children yesterday.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:03:22 +0000
Gardaí continue to question man over White murder
Gardaí in Dundalk are continuing to question a 34-year-old man about the murder of Irene White over 11 years ago.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 09:47:38 +0000
Trump starts term with dismantling of Obamacare
US President Donald Trump has begun his term in office by immediately starting to dismantle the flagship healthcare policy of his predecessor Barack Obama.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 08:48:49 +0000
Security guard stabbed at Dublin shopping centre
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a security man at a shopping centre in Dublin was stabbed yesterday afternoon.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:25:34 +0000
DUP veteran Wells in RHI boiler family link
A senior Democratic Unionist has revealed that four family members run boilers under the controversial green energy scheme at the centre of Stormont's powersharing crisis.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 09:30:51 +0000
16 dead after school trip bus crashes in Italy
A bus carrying Hungarian teenagers crashed and caught fire on a motorway in northern Italy, killing 16 people, according to emergency workers.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 08:14:03 +0000
David Murphy: Brexit,Trump blamed on globalisation
Brexit is going to be hard and President Trump is in office. A year ago, few would have foreseen either outcome.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 08:27:10 +0000
Gambia's leader Jammeh finally agrees to step down
The former president of the Gambia, Yahya Jammeh, has announced that he has agreed to step down and is now expected to go into exile.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:38:52 +0000
Cannabis worth €37.5m seized at Dublin Port
Herbal cannabis with an estimated value of €37.5 million has been seized at Dublin Port.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:55:29 +0000
Inquiry finds widespread abuse of children in care
Victims of historical child abuse in Northern Ireland should receive individual state-funded compensation payments ranging between £7,500 and £100,000, a major inquiry has recommended.

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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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