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    Drivetime Tuesday 28 May 2013



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

    Syrian arms embargo

    Philip Boucher-Hayes explores the arguments for and against

    The Barbie Doll tanning jab and its potentially lethal effects

    Professor Brian Kirby, Consultant Dermatologist at St. Vincent's Hospital told Mary Wilson about the illegal tanning jab Melanotan

    CAP talks end in Dublin

    Farmers protest as CAP talks end after 2 days at Dublin Castle. Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney talks to Drivetime.

    Olivia O'Leary's political column on the Seanad

    In her political column this week, Olivia O'Leary plots an escape from the locker room.

    "In from the Margins"... Brian Lally reports on anti-Roma discrimination in Ireland.

    "In from the Margins" is the title of a report on the structural discrimination of the Roma Community in Ireland. It's the work the Irish Immigrant Support Centre. Brian Lally reports.

    Franco German plan to tackle mass youth unemployment

    Quentin Peel Chief Correspondent in Germany with the Financial Times

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    Labour's nominee for the Seanad, Mairia Cahill broke her silence on Thursday and spoke to Drivetime's Philip Boucher Hayes about her links with the dissident group, Republican Network for Unity.

    Built during the Boom Series

    Drivetime's Barry Lenihan took a tour of the country to look at the legacy left by the construction boom - the ghost estates, abandoned hotels and a huge shopping centre in Kilkenny that never opened.

    CNN's Samantha Barry

    One of the speakers at this week's Web Summit was Samantha Barry - CNN's head of social media who is originally from Cork. She spoke to Mary about who uses social media well, in this country and in the U.S. and how tweeting has changed everything.

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