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    Former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds dies, aged 81

    Conor Hunt takes a look back at the life of Albert Reynolds; Brian Dowling, political reporter, and Tommie Gorman, Northern Editor, assess his career
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    Albert Reynolds remembered

    Mary O'Rourke, former Fianna Fáil minister, and Brian Dowling, political reporter, discuss the Reynolds Government
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    Current and former Fianna Fáil leaders pay tribute to Albert Reynolds

    Micheal Martin, Fianna Fáil leader, Gerry Adams, President of Sinn Féin, and Bertie Ahern, former Taoiseach, remember Albert Reynolds
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    Albert Reynolds: the man and the legacy

    John Bruton, former Taoiseach, Olivia O'Leary, broadcaster and journalist, Martin Mansergh, former TD and Senator who played a central role in the peace process, take a look at the person and the politics. Ciaran Mullooly, Midlands Correspondent, speaks to locals from Albert Reynolds' constituency of Longford-Westmeath
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    8:10am It Says In The Papers

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    A city of two halves: Rio gears up for the Olympic Games

    Ray Kennedy reports from Rio de Janeiro, a city of great wealth and extreme poverty

    Rio favelas cleared to make way for Olympic Games

    Ray Kennedy reports from a traditional favela district in Rio de Janeiro, where poorer city inhabitants have had their homes cleared away in preparation for the Olympic Games

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