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Drivetime Tuesday 2 May 2017

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Olivia O'Leary

Olivia O'Leary

Olivia O Leary admits to journalistic snobbery...

Student Loans

Student Loans

Third level graduates here could be set to pay around €150 per month in student loans, a new funding model on third level education is adopted by Government. Dan Waugh of the USI and Dr. Sean Rowland debated the for and against.

Hassan Bal

Hassan Bal

Hassan Bal made a second appearance at Waterford District Court this afternoon... for a hearing on bail. Mr Bal is charged with providing funding for a foreign terrorist group... and attempting to collect funding for a foreign terrorist group. Reporter Conor Kane was in court.

Public Pay

Public Service Unions claim they'll resist any move to link their pensions to inflation rather than the pay rates in the grade from which they retire. We spoke to Paul Bell, SIPTU's Health Division Organiser.

Doctor's Mental Health

Doctor's Mental Health

Emotionally exhausted...detached...burnt out. Troubling conditions for a doctor to diagnose in a patient. What are the consequences then, if they start ticking those boxes when asked about themselves? Dr. Blanaid Hayes researcher of the study and Dr Anthony O'Connor - Consultant Gastroenterologist at Tallaght Hospital spoke to us.

Brexit Strategy

Brexit Strategy

While we were enjoying a long weekend Europe's leaders were trading barbed exchanges over the upcoming Brexit negotiations. But at the end of a sometimes acrimonious weekend Britain, Brussels and Berlin's bottom lines are a little clearer. Philip Boucher Hayes has been taking a look.

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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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