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Mon, 24 Sep 2018 09:32:02 +0100
May to meet cabinet as she fights to save Brexit plan
British Prime Minister Theresa May will hold her first cabinet meeting later today since EU leaders rejected her so-called Chequers plan for Brexit in Salzburg.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:46:45 +0100
Second woman makes allegation against Kavanaugh
A second woman has come forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against Brett Kavanaugh, US President Donald Trump's embattled nominee for the Supreme Court.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 09:33:18 +0100
Varadkar to deliver address to UN in New York
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is due to deliver an address at the United Nations in New York later today.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 09:51:41 +0100
Solo yachtsman stranded at sea rescued
A solo Indian yachtsman trapped in his bunk by a serious back injury thousands of miles from land has been rescued, an Indian navy official said.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:40:59 +0100
Northern Ireland at centre of Brexit conundrum
Northern Editor Tommie Gorman examines the role of that Northern Ireland and its politicians are playing the countdown to the UK's withdrawal from the European Union.

Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:34:12 +0100
Woods ends five-year wait as Rose wins FedEx Cup
Tiger Woods completed one of the greatest comebacks in sport after holding his nerve to win the season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:47:35 +0100
US and China slap new round of tariffs on imports
The United States and China have imposed fresh tariffs on each other's goods.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 08:51:13 +0100
Cork County Council to vote on O'Doherty endorsement
Cork County Council is expected to vote later today on a resolution to endorse the journalist Gemma O'Doherty as a candidate in the upcoming presidential election.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 08:03:52 +0100
Consultants call for doctor on air ambulance
A group of international consultants has appealed for the medical team on board Ireland's first community-run air ambulance to be made up of a doctor and a paramedic.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:43:37 +0100
Hitler and Lennin on the ballot paper in Peru
Voters in one Peruvian town will go to the polls next month, with the choice between Hitler and Lennin for mayor.

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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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