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Verity Murphy | 19:51 UK time, Tuesday, 27 March 2012

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Monday 26 March 2012

Verity Murphy | 18:16 UK time, Monday, 26 March 2012

Tonight our Political editor Allegra Stratton has the latest on the "cash for access" row surrounding Number 10 and we will be discussing the issue with Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude.

We have our full interview with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and look at the role Lutheranism plays in shaping German policy.

And Joe Lynam has more on the story he broke earlier that the government is in talks with Abu Dhabi over the possible sale of a significant stake in RBS.

Friday 23 March 2012

Verity Murphy | 19:14 UK time, Friday, 23 March 2012

Tonight Susan Watts reports on the government proposals for a minimum alcohol price in England and Wales and we discuss whether such a measure is likely to be effective.

We look at the Florida shooting of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin and US President Barack Obama's decision to speak out on the issue.

We have a live interview with MP Eric Joyce, who was forced to resign from the Labour Party and apologise to victims after being convicted of assault over a bar brawl in Parliament.

And we have the latest on the A4e story.

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