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Morning Ireland Tuesday 23 August 2016

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Gavin Jennings

Rio inquiry must be comprehensive - FF

Rio inquiry must be comprehensive - FF

Robert Troy, Fianna Fáil's spokesperson on Sport and Oireachtas Sports committee member, discusses his party's calls for an input on the proposed terms of reference for the Rio ticket inquiry

Lawyers say Hickey did not try to escape police

Lawyers say Hickey did not try to escape police

Ray Kennedy reports from Rio on the latest on the OCI ticket controversy

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Lochte dropped by sponsors following 'robbery' incident in Rio

Lochte dropped by sponsors following 'robbery' incident in Rio

Steve Martin, Chief Executive of Global Advertising Agency M and C Saatchi, says he is not surprised brands have dropped US swimmer Ryan Lochte

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'It would be appropriate for Ó Muilleoir to stand aside as Minister until the investigation is complete'

'It would be appropriate for Ó Muilleoir to stand aside as Minister until the investigation is complete'

Mike Nesbitt, leader of the Ulster Unionist Party, says Sinn Fein's Máirtín Ó Muilleoir should stand aside while the Standards Commissioner at Stormont carries out an inquiry into the Bryson contacts

Rents now at record levels - Daft

Rents now at record levels - Daft

Ronan Lyons, economist with Daft.ie, discusses the latest trends showing rents are now above what they were in the Celtic Tiger

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'Unless the government overhauls the tax treatment of landlords rents will continue to rise'

'Unless the government overhauls the tax treatment of landlords rents will continue to rise'

Margaret McCormick, Irish Property Owners Association, says landlords are leaving the market due to high tax rates; Niamh Randall, national spokesperson for the Simon Communities, says rent stability measures are having little impact as rents are continuing to rise

EU leaders discuss European Union challenges

EU leaders discuss European Union challenges

Tony Connelly, Europe editor, discusses a meeting between the leaders of Germany, France and Italy where the need for European unity following the Brexit vote was discussed

Mali jihadist begs 'forgiveness' for Timbuktu attacks

Mali jihadist begs 'forgiveness' for Timbuktu attacks

Ruth Maclean, the Guardian's West Africa correspondent, reports on the first trial at the International Criminal Court to focus on the destruction of cultural heritage as a war crime

Concerns that water levels will continue to rise in Roscommon

Concerns that water levels will continue to rise in Roscommon

Cllr Laurence Fallon, Roscommon County Council, says water levels in Lough Funshinagh are at a record high

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New employment figures to be released today

New employment figures to be released today

Dan O'Brien,Chief Economist at the Institute of International and European Affairs, discusses the new employment figures that are due to be released by CSO today

How do you send a message into space?

How do you send a message into space?

Paul Quast, coordinator of "A Simple Response to an Elemental Message" talks about how people can send messages into deep space in an interstellar time capsule

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7:10am It Says in the Papers

7:10am It Says in the Papers

Presented by John S. Doyle

8:10am It Says in the Papers

8:10am It Says in the Papers

Presented by John S. Doyle

7:15am Business News

7:15am Business News

Presented by Adam Maguire

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Adam Maguire

7:40am Sport News

7:40am Sport News

Presented by Darren Frehill

8:40am Sport News

8:40am Sport News

Presented by Darren Frehill

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Jean Byrne

News Bulletin

News Bulletin

Presented by Clodagh Walsh

First Hour Podcast: Tuesday, 23 August, 2016

First Hour Podcast: Tuesday, 23 August, 2016

Presented by Rachael English and Gavin Jennings

Second Hour Podcast: Tuesday, 23 August, 2016

Second Hour Podcast: Tuesday, 23 August, 2016

Presented by Rachael English and Gavin Jennings

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