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Drivetime Tuesday 26 January 2016

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

Migrants to Pay

The Danish parliament this afternoon is debating a highly controversial proposal to confiscate asylum seekers' valuables to pay for their upkeep.

Mick Wallace Court Case

Mick Wallace Court Case

The Commercial Court has reserved its decision in the application for summary judgment for €2 million against TD Mick Wallace. Orla O'Donnell gave us the background.

1916 Exhibition

1916 Exhibition

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny took time out from his meeting with David Cameron in London yesterday to attend a photo exhibition from Sean Sexton's collection about the 1916 Rising. Journalist Robert Mulhern went along to the Photo Gallery near Oxford Street.

Forgotten Flood Victims

Forgotten Flood Victims

Almost 8 weeks after storm Desmond hit the country residents in the midlands have accused the Government and local authorities today of abandoning them and failing to provide relief aid.

Leaders' Questions

Leaders' Questions

By this time next week we fully expect the Taoiseach to be on his was to Aras an Uachtarain to ask to ask the President to dissolve the Dail. Fergal Keane was at our Dáil studio.

Social Housing Report

Social Housing Report

Solving the Housing Crisis will take "years" not "miracles" - Drivetime's John Cooke spoke to Minister Alan Kelly.

Olivia O'Leary

Olivia O'Leary

Olivia O'Leary asks "is it always about the money"?

Refugees

We've been hearing how the Danish parliament has backed a controversial proposal to confiscate asylum seekers' valuables to pay for their upkeep. Leonard Doyle, spokesperson for the International Organisation for Migration and Sue Conlan, CEO of the Irish Refugee Council joined John.

Rugby Players Leaving

Rugby Players Leaving

For years, Irish rugby has successfully retained its players - the so called 'golden generation' all played at home and over the course of seven years the European cup was won five times by Irish teams. But are things changing?

Programme Highlights

Syrian Refugees

The war in Syria and the subsequent migrant crisis prompted Ireland to offer shelter to 4,000 people here under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme two years ago. John Cooke revisits residents of Ballaghaderreen's Emergency Reception Centre .

Hen and Stag Parties

Barry Lenihan reports on stag and hen parties in Carrick on Shannon

Hen and Stag Parties

Hen and Stag Parties in Carlingford Della Kilroy brought us this report

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