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Newsday

Drowned Syrian Boy Sparks Outcry

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Syrian refugee drowned, China projects power image, Ebola's 360 degree film Show more

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Health Check

BBC World Service Online
BBC World Service South Asia
BBC World Service
BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean

Assignment

Hodei: The Man Who Vanished

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

A young man vanishes on a night out in Antwerp. His disappearance triggers a massive campaign to find him yet, two years on, no-one knows whether he is alive or dead. Show more

Genres

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Newsday

Airstrikes on Yemen Severely Affect Aid

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Airstrikes on Yemen, China parade, migration crisis in Europe. Show more

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BBC News 2015

03/09/2015 GMT

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

The latest five minute news bulletin from BBC World Service.

Genres

Formats

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Newsday

03/09/2015 GMT

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Live news, business and sport from around the world.

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Assignment

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa

Health Check

Food on the Go Bad for Your Health?

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Does eating while walking make you add weight? Plus, the benefits and risks of cycling poisoning, and interview with neurologist and author Oliver Sacks. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Steinway and has been making pianos for more than 150 years. Peter Day visits its New York factory to discover what gives the company its prized place on the world's stage. Show more

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Newshour

Hungary Migrant Clashes

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Migrant train intercepted; China military parade; Super teachers Show more

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Business Daily

China's Defence Budget

Duration: 18 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

What China really spends on weapons, and should we be worried. India's Muslim job-seekers, and as Azerbaijan jails another leading activist, we ask if it's suffering an oil curse. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Steinway and has been making pianos for more than 150 years. Peter Day visits its New York factory to discover what gives the company its prized place on the world's stage. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Assignment

Hodei: The Man Who Vanished

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

A young man vanishes on a night out in Antwerp. His disappearance triggers a massive campaign to find him yet, two years on, no-one knows whether he is alive or dead. Show more

Genres

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The Newsroom

Desperate Scenes at Hungary Train Station

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Aylan Kurdi's father talks to BBC, Guatemala crisis, Taylor Swift's Africa video criticised Show more

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Science in Action

Counting the World’s Trees

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Global tree count, How road noise affects birds, El Niño 2015 - one of strongest on record Show more

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Outlook

Photographing my Homeless Father

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Hawaiian photographer who turned her camera on her homeless father, Japanese prison guards dance group, Swedish Muslim fighting anti-semitism, French migrant camp school. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Outlook

Photographing my Homeless Father

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Hawaiian photographer who turned her camera on her homeless father, Japanese prison guards dance group, Swedish Muslim fighting anti-semitism, French migrant camp school. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

World Football

BBC World Service Online
BBC World Service
BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean

Science in Action

Counting the World’s Trees

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Global tree count, How road noise affects birds, El Niño 2015 - one of strongest on record Show more

BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

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