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Monday 27th February

HIQA inspections find variations over medication

Sean Egan, acting Head of Healthcare Regulation for the Health Information and Quality Authority

Renewed appeal in Fiona Sinnott disappearance

Detective Inspector John Hunt who is leading the investigation into the disappearance of the County Wexford woman Fiona Sinnott 19 years ago

What will the start of UK Brexit negotiations mean for Irish people thinking of moving there?

Minister of State for European Affairs Dara Murphy TD

Judge outlines details of McCabe tribunal

Reporter Vivienne Traynor on the opening of the tribunal set up to investigate an alleged smear campaign against Garda whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe

Murder inquiry launched into Waterford death

Jennie O'Sullivan reports from Ballysaggart near Lismore in Waterford on the investigation into the death of a 90 year old man over the weekend, which has now been upgraded to murder

Friday 24th February

Iraqi forces continue to gain ground in battle for Mosul

Professor of International Relations at London School of Economics & Political Science, Fawaz Gerges, gives his analysis

The £425,000 Brexit donation to DUP

Political Editor of Belfast Newsletter Sam McBride on the £425,000 Brexit donation to the DUP

Queue of industrial relations disputes facing the public

Industry & Employment Correspondent Ingrid Miley on the various industrial relations disputes

Varadkar keen to avoid focus on personal life

Political Correspondent David Davin-Power on the Fine Gael leadership contest

Concerns about Garda Commisioner's role during Charleton tribunal

Labour party leader Brendan Howlin TD & Political Correspondent David Davin Power

Thursday 23rd February

Clare farmer overjoyed at birth of 4 identical Charolais calves

Tom Clair from Maghera, Lahinch in County Clare on his hereford cow who gave birth to 4 identical Charolais calves

Taoiseach in Brussels ahead of EU preparations on Brexit

Economics Correspondent Sean Whelan on the Taoiseach's trip to Brussels today as the EU prepares to begin Brexit negotiations

Low-cost airline announces Ireland-US flights

Bjorn Kjos, CEO & founder of Norwegian on their low-cost flights to the US from Ireland

Government will continue to make case for 'undocumented' Irish in US

Minister of State for the Diaspora & International Development Joe McHugh TD on the situation regarding the 'undocumented' Irish in the US, following tighter controls by Trump administration

Latest on aftermath of Storm Doris

Bernadine Maloney from the ESB, Arwin Foley from AA Roadwatch, Siobhan O'Donnell from the Dublin Airport Authority & Gerald Flemming from Met Éireann on latest weather situation

Wednesday 22nd February

Strike at some Tesco stores continues

Christine Heffernan, Director of Corporate Affairs at Tesco Ireland

Body found at Cork truck stop

Reporter Jennie O'Sullivan reports

The latest on the Bus Éireann difficulties

Industry & Employment Correspondent Ingrid Miley on the latest situation regarding Bus Éireann

What's on the mind of FG politicians?

Political Correspondent Martina Fitzgerald talks to a number of Fine Gael politicians on what should happen this evening & Gerard Howlin, Irish Examiner Political columnist gives his analysis

The crisis at Bus Éireann

Fianna Fáil Transport Spokesperson, Robert Troy TD, on the ongoing crisis at Bus Éireann

NTA chief says she's concerned about Bus Éireann position

Edel McAllister reports on the appearance by the Chief Executive of the National Transport Authority, Anne Graham, at the Oireachtas Committee on Transport, Tourism & Sport this morning

Tuesday 21st February

Thousands of empty 'Buckfast' bottles uncovered during remedial works at Claddagh basin in Galway

Councillor Niall McNelis is with Galway City Council hopes new by-laws will help prevent further dumping of this nature

New basket of consumer goods selected by CSO includes avocados, sweet potato and craft beer

Our business editor David Murphy reports

Vice President of European Commission says Commission recognises Ireland is a 'special case in the Brexit debate'

Frans Timmermans addresses at a joint sitting of the Oireachtas European Affairs and Foreign Affairs Committees from where Justin McCarthy of our political staff sent this report

Marine le Pen gaining ground in French presidential polls

The leader of the French far right National Front party refused to wear a head scarf to meet a Muslim religious leader on a visit to Lebanon

Extra bus lanes are planned for the busiest sections of Dublin's Quays to prepare for the Cross City Luas

Conor Faughnan, Director of Consumer Affairs for AA Ireland says Dublin City Council is doing nothing for motorists driving near the quays

Marie Collins remembers the former Archbishop of Dublin Desmond Connell

Cardinal Connell in his own words in April 2002 comments on the issue that 'devastated' his period of office as Archbishop. Abuse survivor Marie Collins reflects.

RTÉ News poll finds large proportion of Fine Gael parliamentary party not yet decided or hasn't indicated support on future leadership

Our Political Correspondent Martina Fitzgerald reports

Monday 20th February

1997 RTE Nationwide clips gets nearly a million views on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter

1997 RTE Nationwide clips gets nearly a million views on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter

Famine in South Sudan

Sean Farrell is Director of Trocaire's International Division

Should schools should discriminate on religious grounds

Professor Heiner Bielefeldt is a German philosopher, historian and Catholic theologian

A month after describing Donald Trump as an existential threat to Europe Donald Tusk meets Mike Pence in Brussels

FT correspondent Arthur Beesley reports

Bus Eireann says its losses are bigger than first thought

RTE's Ingrid Miley

Minister Simon Harris responds to the suggestion he wants to leave health

RTE's Martina Fitzgerald and Ministers Coveney and Bruton react

Friday 17th February

Donegal team doctor and concussion expert warns of impact injuries on GAA pitch

Dr Kevin Moran says Croke Park should consider using interchange substitutes to ensure that there is time to properly assess injured players

Fine Gael TD Alan Farrell says he no longer has confidence in the ability of Taoiseach to lead Fine Gael

Our political correspondent Martina Fitzgerald says Alan Farrell now believes Enda Kenny's position is now untenable

Sinn Fein's Northern Ireland leader Michelle O'Neill calls on Taoiseach to help secure special status for North in EU

Michelle O'Neill says there are potentially catastrophic implications for the island of Ireland

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair urges pro-Europeans to rise up and reverse Brexit decision

Alistair Campbell journalist, broadcaster and former Downing Street Press Secretary for prime minister Tony Blair says Britain is choosing a dark and dangerous route for itself with Brexit

Fianna Fáil Finance spokesperson Michael McGrath calls on Fine Gael to sort out their internal difficulties

Deputy McGrath says any early election would be no one's fault but Fine Gael's

Leadership race already underway as Taoiseach holds off on announcing date for departure

Analysis from Micheál Lehane of our political staff

Thursday 16th February

Latest political developments

Political Correspondent David Davin-Power reports

Trial of Sean Fitzpatrick continues

Legal Affairs Correspondent Orla O'Donnell reports

How President Trump is tearing up the rule book on diplomacy

Shashank Joshi, Senior Research Fellow of the Royal United Services Institute in London

Further reaction to terms of reference of Charleton Tribunal

Minister of State for Tourism & Sport, Patrick O'Donovan gives reaction to the terms of reference for the Charleton Tribunal

Cabinet agrees terms of reference of Tribunal into Sgt Maurice McCabe affair

Jonathan O'Brien is Sinn Fein's Spokesperson on Justice gives his reaction to the terms of reference of the Charleton Tribunal & calls for Justice Minister to bring forward legislation to make tribunals more effective

Enda Kenny under pressure

Micheál Lehane of our Political staff reports on the pressures facing Enda Kenny's leadership of Fine Gael

Wednesday 15th February


Tuesday 14th February

US National Secuurity Adviser resigns

US Correspondent with the Daily Telegraph says General Mike Flynn had to resign after media reports the FBI were investigating his phone calls with the Russian ambassador

Cabinet meets over whistleblower controversy

Independent Ministers Shane Ross and Finian Mc Grath call for full public inquiry Our Political Correspondent Martina Fitzgerald reports from Leinster House

Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire in Dublin for Brexit discussions

Our Northern Editor Tommie Gorman reports

Garda Whistleblower John Wilson calls for Leveson style inquiry

RTÉ's political correspondent Martina Fitzgerald joins again along with Irish Independent columnist John Dowling

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