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    Drivetime Friday 11 January 2013



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


    Three Kurdish activists shot in Paris

    Just as peace talks started between the Kurdish Worker's Party (the PKK) and the Turkish state, three political activists are shot in Paris


    This Week in History

    Dr Sandra Scanlon discusses Alabama governor George Wallace, 50 years after his infamous 'segregation now' speech


    Concern within the IMO over chief's retirement package

    Concern grows within the Irish Medical Organisation about the retirement package awarded to outgoing chief George McNeice - Martin Wall reports


    Anniversary of Albert Reynolds' 2nd election as Taoiseach

    Noel Whelan and Pat Magner mark the 20th anniversary of the creation of the Fianna Fail-Labour government under Albert Reynolds

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    New Witness in Toscan Du Plantier case

    "The guards didn't seem to believe it was her I had seen" Philip Boucher Hayes tracked down and spoke to a witness who believes he has significant information on the Sophie Toscan Du Plantier murder case.

    The Irishman who discovered Blur

    The band we know now as Blur was actually discovered by Irish music journalist, Leo Finlay. As the super group played Electric Picnic last weekend, Leo's son, Colm made this moving piece about what the band meant to his dad, who died at the age of 32.

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