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    Drivetime Thursday 7 March 2013



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


    MSD plant in Rathdrum to close down.

    SIPTU Organiser Frank Jones met with management and joined us, along with Fine Gael TD for Wicklow and East Carlow, Andrew Doyle...


    The residential mortgage arrears crisis gets worse.

    The Central Bank releases figures it gathered for the end of last year on how we are all doing in meeting our mortgage payments. Philip Boucher Hayes reports.


    Sara Burke looks at the Government's record in Health after two years in power.

    Health policy analyst Sara Burke assesses the coalition's progress in health since March 2011.


    21 UN peacekeepers kidnapped by Syrian opposition

    Richard Spencer Middle East Correspondent with the Daily Telegraph.

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