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    Consultants dub Minister Varadkar's comments 'inappropriate'

    Dr Gerald Crotty, President of the Irish Hospital Consultants Association, discusses the Minister for Health's comment that more beds can lead staff to work slower
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    Doherty and Varadkar debate taxation policies

    Leo Varadkar, Minister for Health, reacts to criticism over comments he made in which he said more hospital beds can slow down staff. Pearse Doherty, Sinn Féin's Finance spokesperson criticises Fine Gael's proposals to abolish the USC and outlines his party's taxation policies
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    Election Mood: jobs, health and political promises

    Cian McCormack continues his pre-election travels around the country with a visit to Mallow, Co. Cork. You can contact Cian with your views at electionmood@rte.ie.
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    Armed checkpoints in wake of fatal gangland shooting

    Paul Reynolds, Crime Correspondent, discusses the latest developments in the investigation into the murder of David Byrne and the shooting of two others at a Dublin hotel
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    Drumm to request speedy return to Ireland

    Tom Lyons, from the Sunday Business Post, discusses former banker David Drumm's decision not to fight extradition from the United States
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    Citizens of Aleppo under siege of 'gargantuan' magnitude

    Barry Andrews, CEO of GOAL, discusses the humanitarian crisis on the Syrian border as the assault on Aleppo escalates
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    Broncos and Beyoncé dominate the Super Bowl

    Darren Frehill discusses the Super Bowl and the half time show from California
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    7:10am It Says In The Papers

    Presented by Caroline Muphy
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    8:10 am It Says In The Papers

    Presented by Caroline Muphy
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    Weather Forecast

    Presented by Evelyn Cusack of Met Éireann
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    First Hour Podcast: Monday, 8 February, 2016

    Presented by Gavin Jennings and Keelin Shanley
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    Second Hour Podcast : Monday, 8 February, 2016

    Presented by Gavin Jennings and Keelin Shanley

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