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A look at events making the news in the past week with Colm Ó Mongain and Richard Crowley.

A look at events making the news in the past week with Colm Ó Mongain and Richard Crowley.
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Dublin, Ireland

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A look at events making the news in the past week with Colm Ó Mongain and Richard Crowley.

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English

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Episodes

Human Trafficking

9/16/2018
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Carole Coleman reports on efforts by hotels to combat human traffickers using the hospitality sector and JP O’Sullivan, Communications Coordinator for Irish charity Mecpaths explains how they are educating hospitality staff to recognise the signs of trafficking

Duration:00:07:12

Budget 2019

9/16/2018
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Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross on the list of demands from Independent Alliance Ministers ahead of Budget 2019

Duration:00:06:49

Culture Night

9/16/2018
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RTE’s John Burke on struggling artists and their demand for more government funding

Duration:00:09:08

The Scally Report

9/16/2018
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Reporter Justin McCarthy on the response of the medical profession to The Scally Report, Dr Peadar Gilligan, President of the Irish Medical Organisation gives his response to the report

Duration:00:13:28

GSOC

9/16/2018
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RTE’s John Burke on the concerns raised by Chairperson of the Garda Ombudsman that the use of serving members of the force alongside GSOC investigators would "cast a shadow" over the Ombudsman's independence

Duration:00:06:20

Presidential Election

9/16/2018
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Political Correspondent Mícheál Lehane reports live from Sinn Fein’s Headquarters with the latest update on presidential candidate Liadh Ní Riada

Duration:00:03:15

Cervical Cancer

9/9/2018
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RTÉ Health Correspondent Fergal Bowers on the cervical cancer debacle.

Duration:00:03:12

Fine Gael think-in

9/9/2018
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Chairperson of the Fine Gael Parliamentary Party, Martin Heydon on the Fine Gael think-in.

Duration:00:04:18

Donald Trump

9/9/2018
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Republican political consultant John Weaver on Donald Trump and the Republican Party.

Duration:00:07:45

Deer Culling

9/9/2018
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John Burke reports on why the government signed off on a plan to cull large numbers of wild deer and why farmers want deer killed.

Duration:00:08:33

Fiscal Advisory

9/9/2018
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Economics professor John McHale discusses warnings on the economy from the Central Bank and the Fiscal Council.

Duration:00:05:05

Take Away VAT

9/9/2018
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As Ireland's obesity levels rise This Week ask why is the fast-food industry benefiting from a special tax subsidy.

Duration:00:09:02

Bus Safety

9/9/2018
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Justin McCarthy reveals how many buses on Irish roads are found to be dangerously defective and the concerns raised with Bus Éireann over the safety of school buses, with reactions from Fianna Fáils transport spokesman Robert Troy.

Duration:00:11:51

Sports Psychology

9/2/2018
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Tadhg McIntyre, Course Director for the Masters degree in Sport, Exercise and Performance Psychology at the University of Limerick on the provision of psychological services to players and athletes in professional sports

Duration:00:04:44

United Nations Relief and Works Agency

9/2/2018
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Commissioner General of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency, Pierre Krähenbühl reacts to the announcement by the United States to discontinue its’ funding to the UN's Palestinian Refugee Agency

Duration:00:06:31

Bill Kenneally

9/2/2018
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South East Correspondent Damien Tiernan on the Commission of Inquiry for victims of Waterford pedophile Bill Kenneally, the former basketball coach sentenced to 14 years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing 10 teenage boys in the 1980s in Waterford

Duration:00:04:04

Trump’s Ireland Visit

9/2/2018
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Labour TD for Limerick City, Jan O'Sullivan and Timmy Dooley, Fianna Fáil Communications Spokesman on the planned visit of Donald Trump to Ireland in November

Duration:00:09:51

Asylum Seekers

9/2/2018
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RTÉ's Laura Fletcher reports on The Department of Education’s failure to announce a scheme to facilitate access to third-level education for some asylum seekers in Ireland this year. Nick Henderson, CEO of the Irish Refugee Council gives his reaction

Duration:00:10:25

Garda Commissioner

9/2/2018
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Nuala O'Loan, former Policing Ombudsman in Northern Ireland and Charlie Flanagan, Minister for Justice and Equality, on the challenges new Garda Commissioner Drew Harris faces as he officially takes over as at midnight tonight

Duration:00:12:47

John McCain

8/26/2018
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Professor of American Studies at the University of Notre Dame, Bob Schmuhl on the death of The Arizona Senator, John McCain who died at the age of 81.

Duration:00:04:31