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Drivetime Monday 11 August 2014

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

The plight of the Yizidi people

The plight of the Yizidi people

Richard Spencer is in Western Kurdistan

Haider al-Abadi becomes Iraq's PM designate

Haider al-Abadi becomes Iraq's PM designate

Fawaz Gerges is a Professor of International Relations at the London School of Economics

As Gaza truce holds, what is the humanitarian situation?

As Gaza truce holds, what is the humanitarian situation?

Oxfam's Alun McDonald spoke to us from Jerusalem about the scale of destruction in Gaza and the everyday difficulties people are facing.

Irish Water - operating costs & political costs

Irish Water - operating costs & political costs

Philip Boucher Hayes looks at reports of Irish Water's operating costs, and Brian Dowling examines the political implications as metering is set to begin in October.

Mandatory counselling for divorcing couples considered.

Mandatory counselling for divorcing couples considered.

The Irish Independent reported that the reforms for Ireland's divorce and separation system were the brainchild of former Justice Minister Alan Shatter but are now being considered by his successor, Frances Fitzgerald. Della Killroy reports.

Talking Money

Talking Money

Jill and Karl discuss the benefits of car clubs

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