Today With Sean O Rourke Friday 10 November 2017

Today with Sean O'Rourke

Today with Sean O'Rourke

The mid-morning current affairs magazine with the stories of the day, sharp analysis, sports coverage, in-depth features and consumer interest.

Book Club - The Adversary

Book Club - The Adversary

This month, we're reading The Adversary –  A True Story of Monstrous Deception by Emmanuel Carrere. "On the Saturday morning of January 9th 1993 while Jean Claude Romand was killing his wife and children, I was with mine at a parent teacher meeting.

With these chilling first words, acclaimed master of psychological suspense Emmanuel Carrere begins his exploration of the double life of a respectable doctor, eighteen years of lies, five murders, and the extremes to which ordinary people can go.
 

John Halligan: Interviewing Skills & North Korea

John Halligan: Interviewing Skills & North Korea

John Halligan, Independent Alliance Minister Of State at the Department of Education and skill joined Seán O'Rourke this morning on the line from Vietnam to address the recent controversies he has been embroiled in. 

Eoghan Murphy: Planning & Local Government

Eoghan Murphy: Planning & Local Government

Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, Eoghan Murphy joined Seán O'Rourke in studio this morning ahead of the Fine Gael national conference which takes place tonight and tomorrow in Cavan.  

Ireland V Denmark Preview

Ireland V Denmark Preview

Martin O'Neill's men take on Denmarrk tomorrow evening in Copenhagan with a place in next summer's World Cup at stake, with a return game in Dublin taking place on Tuesday. 

Eoin McDevitt, presenter of Second Captains and RTÉ Commentator George Hamilton discussed and offered their predictions on the match. 

Book: The Best Of Times, The Worst Of Times

Book: The Best Of Times, The Worst Of Times

Michael Burleigh is a British author and historian, a regular contributor to various newspapers and other publications, and he has taught at New College –Oxford, the L.S.E. and Stanford University, among others.

His new book is called The Best of Times, The Worst of Times. A History of Now and he spoke to Seán O'Rourke on the line this morning. 

The Friday Gathering

The Friday Gathering

Peadar Toibin, Sinn Fein TD for Meath West and Spokesperson on Regional Development, Rural Affairs, Arts & the Gaeltacht, Brian Hayes is Fine Gael MEP for Dublin, Alison O’Connor, broadcaster and columnist with the Irish Examiner and Sinead O’Carroll, news editor of the Journal.ie all joined Seán O'Rourke in studio this morning to pour over the big news stories of the week for our Friday Gathering. 

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