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The Documentary

Guru

Guru: Who knew what and when?

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Ishleen Kaur investigates allegations of abuse at a yoga organisation she once called home Show more

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The Food Chain

The endurance diet

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

How athletes feed themselves during extreme sporting events. Show more

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Heart and Soul

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Heart and Soul

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Outlook

I ran with the men, and changed history

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Kathrine Switzer was attacked for running in the 1967 men-only Boston Marathon. Photos of the incident sparked a movement to allow women to run marathons officially. Show more

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Heart and Soul

BBC World Service Australasia
BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean
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BBC World Service South Asia
BBC World Service News Internet
BBC World Service Online
BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East
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The Lazarus Heist

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Heart and Soul

Sex, Christianity and purity

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean

Available for over a year

Evangelical Christians who pledge to remain ‘pure’ by abstaining from sex before marriage. Show more

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The Compass

The Golden Age Of Gold

Gold: Its role around the globe

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Gold and its impact around the world from Colombia to Ghana to the gold vaults of Dubai Show more

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Digital Planet

BBC World Service South Asia
BBC World Service East Asia

Health Check

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
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Assignment

The runaway maids of Oman

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Kadiatu, a young Sierra Leonean woman is tricked into working as a housemaid in Arabia. Can she and other abused domestic workers escape and start a new life back home? Show more

Genres

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The Arts Hour

BBC World Service News Internet

World Book Club

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The Documentary

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Music Life

Forgetting the words on stage with Stuart Braithwaite, David Pajo, Rachel Goswell and Du Blonde

Duration: 26 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Mogwai's Stuart Braithwaite, Slowdive's Rachel Goswell, Slint's David Pajo, and Beth Jeans Houghton - aka Du Blonde - discuss whether live shows should sound like the record. Show more

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Sportsworld

Live Sporting Action

Duration: 2 hours, 53 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Live sport from around the world with news, interviews and analysis. Show more

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The Cultural Frontline

BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean
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This Is Africa

BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

In the Studio

BBC World Service News Internet

Heart and Soul

BBC World Service Australasia
BBC World Service
BBC World Service Online

Spitfire: The People’s Plane

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Heart and Soul

Sex, Christianity and purity

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Evangelical Christians who pledge to remain ‘pure’ by abstaining from sex before marriage. Show more

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HARDtalk

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
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HARDtalk

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service West and Central Africa

The Documentary

Two smiley faces: Episode one

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

How emojis have come to define us, and what they tell us about global communication. Show more

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More or Less

Is Ivermectin a Covid ‘wonder drug’?

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Excited claims have been circulating on the internet about the benefits of a cheap drug, Ivermectin. We look at the numbers and ask what, if anything, we know for sure. Show more

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Heart and Soul

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Heart and Soul

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Outlook

I ran with the men, and changed history

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Kathrine Switzer was attacked for running in the 1967 men-only Boston Marathon. Photos of the incident sparked a movement to allow women to run marathons officially. Show more

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Digital Planet

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Heart and Soul

BBC World Service Australasia
BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean
BBC World Service
BBC World Service South Asia
BBC World Service News Internet
BBC World Service Online
BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East
BBC World Service East Asia

Heart and Soul

Sex, Christianity and purity

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean

Available for over a year

Evangelical Christians who pledge to remain ‘pure’ by abstaining from sex before marriage. Show more

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Discovery

Tooth and claw: Bears

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Adam Hart explores our complex relationship with bears; Black, Brown and Grizzly usually avoid humans but attacks on people, still rare, have been increasing. Show more

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Over to You

Uncovering abuse at an Indian school for yoga

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Listeners react to Guru, an investigation into sexual abuse allegations in a yoga school. Plus, the debate A Right to Health and how the panel and questioners were selected. Show more

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The Conversation

BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean
BBC World Service
BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service News Internet
BBC World Service Online
BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East
BBC World Service West and Central Africa

CrowdScience

Why do I feel hungry?

Duration: 36 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

A buffet of food related questions. Starting with what makes us feel hungry, and ending in outer-space, Marnie investigates flavour, nutrition and digestion. Show more

BBC World Service Australasia

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