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    Drivetime Thursday 17 January 2013



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


    Justice Minister Alan Shatter seeks working longer hours for our country's Judges

    Mary Carolan High Court Reporter with The Irish Times


    The founder of the Twist soup kitchen appeals for the burgers removed due to the horse meat controversy

    Oliver Williams explains


    Update on Croke Park Extension Talks

    RTE's Industry and Employment Correspondent Ingrid Miley with an update from today's public sector union talks on the Croke Park Agreement.


    Is our reputation as a leading beef exporter on the line?

    Justin McCarthy from the Irish Farmer's Journal talks about the consequencees of the horse meat scandal

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