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    Drivetime Tuesday 4 February 2014



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

    Transgender Recognition

    Amnesty International report that and six other European countries are violating the human rights of transgender people. Laura Carter from Amnesty Internationals and Ben Power from TENI discuss the report and the difficulties faced when trying to get legal recognition of their gender.

    Rehab Lotteries Audit

    Martin Wall of The Irish Times assesses the Dept of Justice audit of Rehab Lotteries

    Talks between the Pakistan Government and the Taliban

    Shashank Joshi Associate Fellow at the Royal United Services Institute in London

    Ramifications of Louise O'Keefe judgement for other claims

    Solicitor James MacGuill represents a number of people pursuing claims for abuse suffered in school

    Olivia O'Leary

    In her column this week Olivia O Leary explores our relationship with alcohol.

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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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