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    Wednesday 10th February

    Second Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 10 February, 2016

    Presented by Rachael English and Gavin Jennings

    First Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 10 February, 2016

    Presented by Rachael English and Gavin Jennings

    Gender quotas are forcing parties to select more women

    Geraldine Kennedy, former Irish Times Editor, discusses the imposition of gender quotas which has resulted in over 30 per cent of general election candidates being women

    USI President urges students to report any inappropriate online behaviour

    Kevin Donoghue, USI President, discusses an investigation into inappropriate social media postings by students at UCD

    Luas strike set to go ahead tomorrow

    Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, discusses this week's strike by Luas staff that will leave 90,000 passengers in Dublin without a service on Thursday and Friday

    Is the Special Criminal Court a Human Rights issue?

    Olivier de Frouville, member of the UN Human Rights Committee, says the existence of the Special Criminal Court is a human rights issue

    Full recount of 2014 local elections in Kerry takes place today

    Jennie O'Sullivan discusses the recount of votes in the 2014 local elections for the Listowel Electoral Area, after an order by the Supreme Court

    Gardaí investigations into gangland shootings continue

    Paul Reynolds, Crime Correspondent, discusses the investigations into the two fatal shootings in Dublin and new efforts to tackle gangland violence

    8:10am It Says In The Papers

    Presented by Caroline Murphy

    Weather Forecast

    Presented by Willemien Phelan of Met Éireann

    Election Mood: Views of first time voters

    Cian McCormack gets the views of first time voters and young mothers as he visits Portlaoise to assess the pre-election mood

    Passengers advised to make alternative arrangements due to Luas strike

    Ingrid Miley, Industry and Employment Correspondent, discusses this week's Luas strike and the vote for industrial action by workers at the 999 emergency call service

    Hearing to begin over 1974 Birmingham bombings

    Fiona Mitchell, London Correspondent, reports on a call by families of those killed in the Birmingham bombings to reopen their inquests

    Trump and Sanders top New Hampshire election

    Caitriona Perrry, Washington Correspondent, reports on the results of the New Hampshire primaries in the race for the White House

    AGSI says taking guards from operational duties will reduce effective policing elsewhere

    John Jacob, Deputy General Secretary of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors, explains why the AGSI is disappointed with the new armed support unit for Dublin

    7:10am It Says In The Papers

    Presented by Caroline Murphy

    Tuesday 9th February

    Second Hour Podcast: Tuesday, 9 February, 2016

    Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Cathal Mac Coille

    First Hour Podcast: Tuesday, 9 February, 2016

    Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Cathal Mac Coille

    Accelerated recruitment drive of Gardaí is needed says Fianna Fáil leader

    Micheál Martin, leader of Fianna Fáil, discusses his concerns at the recent shootings and his party's policies ahead of the general election

    This morning's stock markets

    Adam Maguire discusses this morning's stock markets

    The Special Criminal Court under focus

    Paul Anthony McDermott, Barrister, outlines the pros and the cons of the Special Criminal Court

    Stock market activity is a global concern

    David Murphy, Business Editor, discussing yesterday's drop in the stock markets

    Concerns grow after second fatal shooting

    Stephen Murphy talks to local residents at last night's murder scene at Poplar Row. Paul Reynolds, Crime Correspondent, reports on the latest gangland shooting in Dublin

    8:10am It Say In The Papers

    Presented by Caroline Murphy

    Weather Forecast

    Presented by David Rogers of Met Éireann

    On the campaign trail with Micheál Martin

    Justin McCarthy reports from Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin's campaign trail in Cork

    Election Mood: Members of the travelling community discuss the importance of voting

    Cian McCormack speaks to members of the Travelling community in Roscrea about the general election. You can contact Cian with your views at [email protected]

    Rental housing supply at its lowest point on record

    Ronan Lyons, Daft Economist, discusses a report which shows housing supply at its lowest point on record at the start of February

    GRA says Gardaí do not have enough resources to tackle gangland crime

    Dermot O'Brien, President of the GRA, calls for more gardaí to be armed in the wake of the latest gangland shooting in Dublin

    7:10am It Says In The Papers

    Presented by Caroline Murphy

    Monday 8th February

    Second Hour Podcast : Monday, 8 February, 2016

    Presented by Gavin Jennings and Keelin Shanley

    First Hour Podcast: Monday, 8 February, 2016

    Presented by Gavin Jennings and Keelin Shanley

    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

    Broncos and Beyoncé dominate the Super Bowl

    Darren Frehill discusses the Super Bowl and the half time show from California

    Do you supervise your children's online activity?

    James O'Higgins, Director of the National Anti-Bullying Research and Resource Centre at Dublin City University, discusses a new survey showing that less than 20% of parents supervise their children's online activity

    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

    8:10 am It Says In The Papers

    Presented by Caroline Muphy

    Weather Forecast

    Presented by Evelyn Cusack of Met Éireann

    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 [email protected]

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