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Drivetime Friday 8 February 2013

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Demonstrations in Tunisia

Demonstrations in Tunisia

Wednesday's assassination of left wing politician Chokri Belaid has thrown the country into turmoil. Protesters are gathering in the streets as an increasingly shaky government struggles to maintain order. Journalist Mischa Benoit Lavelle reports from Tunis.

Regional Newspaper Review

Regional Newspaper Review

Dave O'Connell's pick of the week's regional and local newspapers

Paddy Duffy's radio column

...and this week, Paddy's feeling a little sorry for Strabane

This Week in History

This Week in History

Pauric Dempsey marks 30 years since the disappearance of Shergar

Fracking in the USA Part 1

In the first of two reports, Carole Coleman hears from both sides of the debate on shale drilling or fracking

Programme Highlights

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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