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Sat, 22 Jul 2017 07:34:36 +0100
Further searches to take place off Blackrock Island
Further searches are to take place this weekend off the north Mayo coast as the investigation into the deaths of four Coast Guard crew members in a helicopter crash last March continues.

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 07:48:27 +0100
Police chief resigns over shooting of Australian woman
The police chief in the US city of Minneapolis has resigned at the request of the city's mayor following the fatal police shooting of an unarmed Australian woman.

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:40:34 +0100
Three Donegal women die in Louth car crash
Three women who died in a three-car crash in Co Louth in the early hours of Friday morning were a mother and daughter and a family friend.

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:04:28 +0100
UK does not know what kind of Brexit it wants
As round two of the Brexit negotiations got under way this week the distinction between Britain and the remaining 27 EU states has come into sharper focus.

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:50:26 +0100
State of emergency declared due to New Zealand floods
The largest city on New Zealand's south island has declared a state of emergency amid a severe storm which has already seen hundreds of homes evacuated across the Pacific island nation, highways cut and soldiers called in to help provide emergency services.

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:06:55 +0100
Winter Olympics will be an icy tech paradise
The 2018 Winter Olympics will be paradise not just for fans of winter sports but also for the more technologically minded.

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 22:44:06 +0100
Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary
White House spokesman Sean Spicer resigned today, ending a brief and turbulent tenure that made him a household name, amid further upheaval within US President Donald Trump's inner circle.

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 22:44:37 +0100
Man charged over rape of Spanish student in Dublin
A 24-year-old man has appeared in court charged in connection with the rape of a Spanish student in Dublin last weekend.

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 20:48:31 +0100
Pentagon chief thinks IS leader Baghdadi is alive
Pentagon chief Jim Mattis said tonight that he believes Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the so-called Islamic State militant group is still alive, following various claims he was dead.

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 22:49:26 +0100
Man charged with murder of Dermot Byrne in Swords
A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of 54-year-old Dermot Byrne who died after an attack in Swords in Co Dublin last weekend.

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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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