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Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:21:50 +0100
Trump warns Iran's Rouhani to 'never, ever threaten' US
US President Donald Trump has warned Iranian President Hassan Rouhani not to threaten the United States again, after Mr Rouhani cautioned Mr Trump about pursuing hostile policies against Iran..

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:37:52 +0100
Gunman dead after shooting 14 and killing one in Canada
Two people including the gunman are dead and 13 wounded in Toronto after a shooting in the busy Greektown neighbourhood.

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:39:45 +0100
Craughwell will not contest Presidential Election
Independent Senator Gerard Craughwell has said he will not be contesting the Presidential Election in the autumn.

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:40:07 +0100
Temperatures hit record 41.1C in Japanese heatwave
Japanese officials have issued new warnings as a deadly heatwave blankets the country, producing record high temperatures in Tokyo just two years before the city hosts the 2020 Summer Olympics.

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:42:14 +0100
'Beatles' jihadis could face death penalty in US
Two Britons accused of being members of the so-called Islamic State cell could be sent to the US for trial after the UK dropped its usual demand for a guarantee that the death penalty would not be imposed.

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:43:42 +0100
Taoiseach to discuss Brexit with European leaders
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will travel to a number of European capitals this week to discuss the ongoing Brexit negotiations with his European counterparts.

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:44:19 +0100
Discount retailer adding 200 jobs in Athlone
A retail discount chain is to create 200 jobs with the opening of a central warehousing base in Athlone.

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:45:45 +0100
Macron's govt under fire over security aide assault
France's interior minister Gerard Collomb is due to appear before parliament today as opposition MPs accused the government of a cover-up over a former top presidential security aide who was charged with gang violence.

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:46:21 +0100
Three held over acid attack on young boy in UK
Three men have been arrested in connection with a suspected acid attack on a three-year-old boy in Worcester.

Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:48:37 +0100
Cuba's National Assembly adopts new constitution
Cuba's National Assembly has adopted a new constitution that would recognise market economics yet keep the Communist Party firmly in control of the economy and the ship of state.

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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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