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    Drivetime Tuesday 27 August 2013



    Audrey Carville presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day

    Are we days away from a US led military assault on Syria?

    Julian Borger Diplomatic Editor with The Guardian Newspaper and Michael O'Hanlon of The Brookings Institution Washington DC

    Seanad Referendum Debate

    Fine Gael TD Regina Doherty, Sinn Fein TD Pearse Doherty, Fianna Fail TD Dara Calleary and Democracy Matters' Noel Whelan debate the future of the Seanad ahead of October's Referendum.

    German elections - and Syria

    Andreas Kluth, bureau chief, The Economist in Berlin

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    Mairia Cahill - Exclusive Interview

    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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    Presenter: Mary Wilson

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