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    Drivetime Wednesday 6 March 2013



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

    Death of President Hugo Chavez

    Irene Caselli is the BBC's reporter in Caracas, Venezuela.

    Bolshoi acid attack

    Russian dancer admits to plotting acid attack on the artistic director of the Bolshoi.

    Debate on Coalition's second anniversary in power.

    Peadar Toibin of Sinn Fein, Billy Kelleher of Fianna Fail and, Jed Nash of the Labour Party, joined us in studio, to discuss how successful the coalition has been after its first two years.

    Property Tax letters are due - what happens next?

    Cora O'Brien, Policy Director with the Irish Tax Institute gives us an idea of what will happen when the Revenue Commissioners send Property Tax letters to households.

    Louise O'Keefe at the European Court of Human Rights

    Louise O'Keefe takes case against the state to Europe, over liability for sexual abuse she suffered as a child. Dr Conor O'Mahony, from the Faculty of Law in University College Cork, attended the hearing in Strasbourg.

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