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Drivetime Wednesday 31 October 2012

Drivetime

Drivetime

Mary Wilson presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day

New regulations on tooth whitening products

New regulations on tooth whitening products

Della Kiloy talks some of the dental clinics affected by new regulations. From today, consumers can only be sold tooth whitening products that contain no more than 0.1% hydrogen peroxide.

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Fergal Keane - Clinton and Biden in the Rust Belt

Fergal Keane - Clinton and Biden in the Rust Belt

Fergal's been to a rally, which was addressed by former President Bill Clinton and Vice President Joe Biden. Youngstown, Ohio, is in the middle of America's "rust belt", where the ailing automobile industry is a key issue in this election

Oireachtas Joint Committee on Finance

Oireachtas Joint Committee on Finance

Ireland's 2 pillar banks and the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation were before an Oireachtas Joint Committee on Finance. RTÉ's Business Editor David Murphy reports.

Sale of Ashford Castle

Sale of Ashford Castle

Fancy owning one of Ireland's most famous hotels? One of Ireland's most iconic hotels - Ashford Castle in Mayo - is for sale - for around €25 million. We talk to Tom Barrett, head of hotels and leisure for Savills Ireland.

New Research on Breast Cancer Screening

New Research on Breast Cancer Screening

Professor David Cameron discusses a review of breast cancer screening in the UK.

Mental Health Reform

Mental Health Reform

Orla Barry, Director of Mental Health Reform on reviews of the Mental Health Act 2001.

ASH Ireland seek 60 cent rise in cost of pack of cigarettes

ASH Ireland seek 60 cent rise in cost of pack of cigarettes

As ASH Ireland urge Minister Michael Noonan to put an additional 60 cents on the price of a pack of 20 cigarettes in the Budget, we ask Dr. Ross Morgan, Chairman of ASH Ireland if the increased price will prevent people taking up smoking - while helping others to quit...

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Jonathan Sugarman

A full full year before the banking collapse, the Central Bank and the Financial Regulator were notified of breaches of banking regulations on a massive scale in Dublin.

Science Week

More than 800 events are taking place around the country

Gambling/Addiction Series

Barry Lenihan reports on gambling and addiction.

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