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Monday 18th April

Life After ISIS

He’ s one of the world’s best known foreign correspondents, has reported from some of the world’s most dangerous conflict zones and interviewed Osama Bin Laden on three occasions.

Robert Fisk, author and Middle East Correspondent for the Independent is in Dublin to deliver a lecture entitled `Life After ISIS’ at UCD later this evening and he joined us in studio this morning.

Hospital Waiting Lists

Last week it emerged that close to half a million people are on hospital waiting lists in this country with increases in the numbers of adult and children waiting for ...

Monday 11th April

Poor Condition of Car Tyres

Figures released last week by the RSA showed that poor tyres were partly to blame for road accidents in which 71 people died between 2008 and 2012. Our reporter Brian ...

Monday 4th April

A Night with Dublin Fire Brigade

Reporter, Brian O'Connell, spent a night with Advanced Paramedics working with the Service

Thursday 31st March

Census Enumerator

Now over the coming weeks, in the region of 4,600 Census enumerators will be calling to over 2 million properties around the country with census forms. These forms are to ...

Wednesday 30th March

Magdalene Laundry for Sale

The sale of parts of the former Magdalene Laundry in Donnybrook, which may be the last building of its kind still in its original state, has prompted calls for the ...

Friday 18th March

Homelessness in Ennis

Now in a week once again where housing and homelessness dominated the headlines, there is increasing awareness that the problem is not just limited to the main urban centres. Our ...

Tuesday 15th March

Cork Apartments

Now with the situation in Tyrrelstown in Dublin continuing, our reporter Brian O’Connell brings us an exclusive report this morning concerning over 100 properties at a development in Cork, which ...

Monday 14th March

The Classifieds

Brian O'Connell has been taking a look through the classified ads in the free sheets and some of the other papers where people are still advertising.  Some unusual items up ...

Friday 11th March


In a few days time, Irish trainer Willie Mullins will have up to 60 horses travelling to the Cheltenham festival, including the well-fancied Un de Sceaux. The horse is odds ...

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