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# Listen

Last year
The Explainer: Why does Matt Hancock keep making headlines?
The Explainer: What are 15-minute cities and why do some people think they’re controversial?
The Explainer: Who is Andrew Tate?
The Explainer: Our favourite explanations of 2022
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The Explainer: What is being done for survivors of Ireland's mother and baby homes?
The Explainer: What’s the story with the women’s football World Cup?
The Explainer: What will Putin's next steps be in his invasion of Ukraine?
The Explainer: Why has polio reappeared in some major cities' sewage systems?
The Explainer: Will Dublin’s metro actually be built this time around?
The Explainer: What is Sláintecare and how does it aim to reform Ireland’s health system?
The Explainer: Why is cutting turf so bad for the environment?
Listen to the first episode of our new rugby show - The Front Row - with Rob Kearney
The Explainer: What’s driving the rising prices in Ireland?
Extraordinary letter from players shows that the IRFU needs to start listening
The Explainer: Why has no one won the Lotto jackpot yet?
The Explainer: Why is there so much talk about Stephen Kenny's job as Ireland football manager?
The Explainer: What's the story with rapid Covid-19 tests?
The Explainer: RTÉ's Brian O'Donovan on reporting in Trump's America - and what 2021 holds for Biden
The Explainer: How Ireland plans to roll-out Covid-19 vaccines
The Explainer: How could Golfgate impact Irish people’s behaviour?
The Explainer: What led to the new Covid-19 restrictions?
The Explainer: 100 days after the election, what's happening with government formation?
The Explainer: What Super Tuesday and the latest US primaries could mean for Trump
The Explainer: Why don't we have a government yet?
The Explainer: How did the Drogheda feud reach north Dublin?
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The Explainer: How much trouble has Prince Andrew caused for the royal family?
The Explainer: What are Northern Ireland’s abortion laws and how might they be changing?
The Explainer: So what's actually in this new Brexit deal?
The Explainer: Why is chemsex in the news in Ireland and the UK?
The Explainer: How does Ireland deal with sex offenders after prison?
The Explainer: Can people applying for citizenship spend a day outside Ireland?
The Explainer: Why was there controversy over Katie Taylor's recent win?
The Explainer: Why is John Delaney in the news so much right now?
Introducing our new podcast: The Explainer
The Candidate:'s new presidential podcast
YouTube Music now available in Ireland as Google expands service to 17 countries
Apple will sell these wireless earbuds for €179, but what do you get?
Taoiseach holds meeting with north-inner city residents over gangland shootings
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