Programme Index

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Newsday

Child Sex Abuse Ring in Pakistan

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Pakistan child abuse; Ferguson state of emergency; China organ harvesting. Show more

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Newsday

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Discovery

The Great Telescopes and Evolution

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

Professor Simon Schaffer tells of the astronomers who grappled with evolution long before Darwin, and who tried to settle the argument using the biggest telescope in the world. Show more

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Newsday

Japan Restarts First Nuclear Reactor Since 2011

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Japan Nuclear Reactor; Ferguson State of Emergency; Rwanda extradition. Show more

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Newsday

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BBC News 2015

11/08/2015 GMT

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

The latest five minute news bulletin from BBC World Service.

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Newsday

11/08/2015 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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The Inquiry

Should Anyone Ever Talk to IS?

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

We test the argument that stopping the so-called Islamic State will ultimately mean talking to them. Show more

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Newshour

Japan Restarts Nuclear Programme

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Japan reactivates first nuclear reactor since Fukushima disaster; Huge demand for organ transplants fuels black market; Hidden doorway to Queen Nefertiti's tomb? Show more

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Business Daily

Greece Hails Bailout "Deal"

Duration: 18 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Greece says it's almost clinched a final bailout deal with creditors, securing its finances. But will the deal stick? Also, we examine why India may have abandoned land reform. Show more

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The Inquiry

Should Anyone Ever Talk to IS?

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

We test the argument that stopping the so-called Islamic State will ultimately mean talking to them. Show more

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The Documentary

Bank Account Bans

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Why did HSBC close the accounts of a number of British Muslim individuals and charities? Journalist Peter Oborne investigates. Show more

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The Newsroom

BBC Interview with Turkish PM

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

'Missile parts' at MH17 site, explosion at Nigeria market, Queen Nefertiti 'discovery' Show more

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Digital Planet

Paperless Finance Takes Off in Kenya

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Competition in Kenya's mobile money space; SokoText, a smart solution for affordable food; The Future of Raspberry Pi; Digital pest control. Show more

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Outlook

My Guide Dog Helps Me Scale Mountains

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

American hiker Trevor Thomas lost his sight after having an autoimmune disease, but it hasn't stopped him from being an extreme sports enthusiast. Show more

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Outlook

My Guide Dog Helps Me Scale Mountains

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

American hiker Trevor Thomas lost his sight after having an autoimmune disease, but it hasn't stopped him from being an extreme sports enthusiast. Show more

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Newsday

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HARDtalk

Leader, Democratic Alliance (South Africa) - Mmusi Maimane

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

South Africa's main opposition party, the Democratic Alliance has its first ever black leader. Can he win Black votes from the ANC and take race out of South African politics? Show more

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Digital Planet

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The Documentary

Tunisia on the Fault Line

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

After the terror attack at Sousse that killed 38 tourists, many holiday-makers went elsewhere. Frances Stonor Saunders took a package deal to a nearby resort and shares her story. Show more

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BBC News 2015

12/08/2015 GMT

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

The latest five minute news bulletin from BBC World Service.

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Newsday

12/08/2015 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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