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    Drivetime Monday 26 November 2012



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


    Arafat's body exhumed to be tested for poison

    Al Jazeera's head of investigative journalism, Clayton Swisher, whose documentary started the entire investigation tells us more


    Three year suspended jail sentence for former Fianna Fail councillor

    A former Fianna Fáil Councillor who twice contested the general election alongside ex Taoiseach Brian Cowen, was today handed down a three year suspended jail sentence on theft charges. Ger Killally, from Edenderry, Co. Offaly was convicted of the theft of over €18,000 worth of shop and refrigeration equipment at Mullingar Circuit Court.


    Another deal for Greece?

    Philip speaks to Irish-born Athens resident and businesswoman Denise Puech and to economic journalist Matina Stevis of the WSJ and Dow Jones.


    Fergal Keane's Budget 2013 preview

    In his first preview of next week's budget, Fergal looks at likely changes to income tax, PRSI and the universal social charge


    Prospects for a general strike?

    Della Kilroy speaks to the leaders of private and public sector unions about the circumstances in which they'd advocate a general strike.

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    Mairia Cahill - Exclusive Interview

    Labour's nominee for the Seanad, Mairia Cahill broke her silence on Thursday and spoke to Drivetime's Philip Boucher Hayes about her links with the dissident group, Republican Network for Unity.

    Built during the Boom Series

    Drivetime's Barry Lenihan took a tour of the country to look at the legacy left by the construction boom - the ghost estates, abandoned hotels and a huge shopping centre in Kilkenny that never opened.

    CNN's Samantha Barry

    One of the speakers at this week's Web Summit was Samantha Barry - CNN's head of social media who is originally from Cork. She spoke to Mary about who uses social media well, in this country and in the U.S. and how tweeting has changed everything.

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