Programme Index

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Talking Books

Talking Books: At Cheltenham Literature

P.J. O'Rourke

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

Join Gavin Esler in conversation with P.J. O'Rourke, the king of the one-liner who is also considered the United States' greatest political satirist. Show more

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The Contenders

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Planet Oil

The Carbon Wars

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

In the second episode of Planet Oil, Professor Iain Stewart recalls the race to find alternative supplies of oil in the shallow, turbulent waters there and in America's Gulf coast. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Iain Stewart
Series Producer:
Richard Downes
Producer:
Russell Leven

Talking Books

Talking Books: At Cheltenham Literature

P.J. O'Rourke

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

Join Gavin Esler in conversation with P.J. O'Rourke, the king of the one-liner who is also considered the United States' greatest political satirist. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Contenders

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BBC WORLD NEWS Middle East
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Planet Oil

The Carbon Wars

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

In the second episode of Planet Oil, Professor Iain Stewart recalls the race to find alternative supplies of oil in the shallow, turbulent waters there and in America's Gulf coast. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Iain Stewart
Series Producer:
Richard Downes
Producer:
Russell Leven

Regional Variations (2)

Asia Business Report

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Talking Business

21/10/2016 GMT

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

In this week's Talking Business, Tanya Beckett hears from politicians, academics and business on the future of the European Union. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tanya Beckett

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Asia Business Report

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Our World

The Killing of Qandeel

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

Qandeel Baloch, Pakistan's first social media star, was murdered in her bed in July. Our World has been to her home village to discover more about the remarkable story of her life. Show more

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Asia Business Report

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Talking Business

21/10/2016 GMT

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

In this week's Talking Business, Tanya Beckett hears from politicians, academics and business on the future of the European Union. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tanya Beckett

Regional Variations (2)

Asia Business Report

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Horizons

Eat Smart

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

Adam Shaw goes in search of some of the new science being developed around the world to provide nutritious food. He'll see the smart techniques being used to combat malnutrition. Show more

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Asia Business Report

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BBC WORLD NEWS Middle East
BBC WORLD NEWS Africa
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Our World

The Killing of Qandeel

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

Qandeel Baloch, Pakistan's first social media star, was murdered in her bed in July. Our World has been to her home village to discover more about the remarkable story of her life. Show more

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