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Sat, 24 Feb 2018 22:56:01 +0000
Murder probe under way after man found dead in Sligo
Gardaí in Sligo have launched a murder investigation following the discovery of a young man's body in the town.

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 22:49:20 +0000
UN Security Council unanimously backs Syria ceasefire
With Russia's backing, the UN Security Council unanimously backed a 30-day ceasefire in Syria to allow for humanitarian aid deliveries and medical evacuations.

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 22:50:12 +0000
President Higgins visits refugee camp in Greece
President Michael D Higgins met with asylum seekers and refugees at a centre in Athens on the final day of his state visit to Greece.

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 17:12:07 +0000
Stockdale finally kills off dogged Wales at Aviva
Ireland's Grand Slam dream remains alive after a deserved but nervy 37-27 win over Wales at Lansdowne Road.

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 22:55:09 +0000
Campaign group wants tougher life sentences for killers
A group campaigning for tougher life sentences for murderers says it wants justice not vengeance.

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 21:38:45 +0000
Boost in support for Fianna Fáil, opinion poll suggests
A new opinion poll indicates a gain in support for Fianna Fáil over the past month.

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 17:27:45 +0000
Brexit and the Border: The Great Reckoning?
On Wednesday the College of 27 EU Commissioners will sign off on a draft legal text which is supposed to translate December's deal paving the way to Phase II of the Brexit negotiations into a legally binding form.

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 17:33:51 +0000
Corporate partners cut ties with NRA over gun control
The fallout over this week's shooting rampage at a Florida high school started to take its toll on National Rifle Association's roster of corporate partners as a growing number of companies severed marketing ties with the gun advocacy organisation.

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 16:31:19 +0000
Hundreds protest over conditions at Donegal hospital
Up to 300 people took part in a protest in Co Donegal this afternoon against conditions at Letterkenny University Hospital.

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 15:15:37 +0000
Call for Minister to ensure cancer cases are reviewed
One of the women whose cancer was misdiagnosed at a Dublin hospital has called on the Minister for Health to ensure all breast cases reported by the pathologist in question are reviewed in full.

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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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