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War in Syria

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

In happier times, it was known as the 'Breadbasket of Damascus' But Eastern Ghouta, an agricultural region, on the outskirts of the Syrian capital, has been under sustained bombardment, by forces allied to Syrian President Bashar Al Assad. Paul Donohue, of the International Rescue Committee spoke to Drivetime.


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Death of Catherine Nevin

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

Convicted murderer Catherine Nevin has died aged 67. She died last night at a care facility in Dublin after being diagnosed with a brain tumour. Nevin was given a life sentence in April 2000 after being found guilty of murdering her husband, Tom. Our reporter Dyane Connor and Jim McHugh who investigated the murder spoke to Drivetime.


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Polls

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

Polls in the papers indicated thumbs up, or high fives all 'round, for both the party and their leader, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. Christina Finn, political reporter with The Journal.ie and Dr Kevin Cunningham Lecturer in Statistics and Pollster with "Ireland Thinks" spoke to the programme.


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Florida Update

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

The 19-year-old suspect in a school shooting in Florida has been charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder. Nikolas Cruz was a former student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland where the shooting took place however he had been expelled for "disciplinary reasons". The Guardian's Richard spoke to Drivetime from Florida.


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Mitchell Reiss

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

Power sharing collapsed in 2002 after a controversy about alleged intelligence-gathering by republicans at Stormont. After five-years of direct rule from London, power-sharing was restored in 2007 after Sinn Fein agreed to support policing in Northern Ireland. Former US Special Envoy to Northern Ireland, Mitchell Reiss spoke to Drivetime.


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Drones

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

"Economic and Environmental treason" That's the phrase that Denis Naughten, the Minister for Communications , Climate Action and Environment used today to describe illegal dumping. He was speaking at the announcement of a two million euro allocation to use drones in the fight against dodgy Dumping. Brian Lally had this report.


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Irish Nationwide

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

Nine years ago just as the full extent of the crisis within Ireland's financial services system was becoming apparent the Chairman of Irish Nationwide, resigned suddenly. Two years later, Irish Nationwide was wound up at a cost to the taxpayer of €5.4 billion. Tom Lyons, Deputy Editor at the Sunday Business Post spoke to Drivetime.


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NY State V The Weinstein Company

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

The Weinstein Company has been battling bankruptcy and was in talks to sell itself to a group of investors for 500 million dollars with a view to rebranding itself as a female friendly production company. That plan is now in serious doubt, after New York's Attorney General filed a lawsuit yesterday against the company and its founders.


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Climate Change

Thu, 8 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

"Hell to the Yes" was the enthusiastic Twitter response of Cher to an appeal for her to support a Solidarity/PBP bill going through the Dail today on oil and gas exploration. Sinead Mercier is a Green Party researcher who has worked on this issue and brought the bill to Cher's attention and she spoke to Drivetime this evening.


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Rural Broadband

Thu, 8 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

A Fianna Fáil motion seeking a review of the tendering process for the National Broadband Plan was backed by 77 votes to 48. Despite having said earlier this week that he would not agree to a review, Communications Minister Denis Naughten seemed less rigid in Committee today. John Cooke has been speaking to some of those affected.


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Germany Coalition

Wed, 7 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

Angela Merkel's conservatives have finally reached a coalition deal with the Social Democrats Negotiators agreed to the terms of the deal and the division of key ministries, ending one of the last hurdles towards forming a government. Kate Connolly is the Foreign correspondent for the Guardian and Observer and she spoke to the programme.


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Brexit

Wed, 7 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

The Taoiseach Leo Veradkar, has cautioned Theresa May and her British Government not to renege in any way on the preliminary deal agreed with the EU in December. Westminster by the Chief Political Commentator with the Independent, John Rentoul and Minister of State for European Affairs, Helen McEntee spoke to Drivetime.


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Leaders' Questions

Tue, 6 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

Rural Ireland, broadband and train services, were on the agenda in the Dail this afternoon with the Taoiseach being asked about the delays in delivering high speed internet services countrywide, and tolday's revelations that most of the country's rail services could be under threat without significant investment.


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Rural Ireland

Tue, 6 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

From the latest doubts over broadband to another stark warning about the viability of regional rail networks those who live and work in rural areas say they need support and attention like never before. Conor McCarthy of Jennings O'Donovan, Engineers, and Sligo Chamber of Commerce spoke to Drivetime.


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Olding Jackson Trial

Mon, 5 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

Francesca Comyn is the Legal affairs correspondent with The Sunday Business Post and has been in court today reporting on the trial of Stuart Olding and Paddy Jackson. Both men deny raping the same woman at a house in south Belfast in June 2016. Fracesca Comyn had the latest for Drivetime this evening.


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Noeleen Reilly Resignation

Mon, 5 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

Earlier today, Dublin City Councillor, Noeleen Reilly, resigned from Sinn Féin. The resignation followed a decision by the party at the weekend to suspend her for six months, after it investigated a complaint from another councillor. Hugh O'Connell is Political Correspondent at the Sunday Business Post and he spoke to Drivetime.


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Garda Statistics

Fri, 2 Feb 2018 12:00:00 +0000

A protected disclosure from two employees of An Garda Siochana have raised fresh questions on whether the Gardai properly classified and subsquently properly investigated - a number of homicides. Our reporter Philip Boucher-Hayes and Sinn Féin's spokesperson on Justice, Donncha O'Laoghaire discussed this with Drivetime.


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Taoiseach on the Eighth Amendment

Tue, 30 Jan 2018 12:00:00 +0000

Following last night's decision by the Govt to press ahead with a referendum on the 8th Amendment in early summer, all eyes were on Leinster House this afternoon to see how politicians will deal with the issue. Our reporter Fergal Keane and Oran Doyle, Head of the School of Law, Trinity College Dublin spoke to Drivetime.


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Food Intolerance

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 12:00:00 +0000

The stark message coming today from the Health Products Regulatory Authority which have tested a wide range of 'Food Intolerance Tests' has concluded that none of them alone can detect food intolerance. The Chief Executive of the Health Products Regulatory Authority, Dr Lorraine Nolan spoke to the programme.


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