Programme Index

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Newsday

Turkey Wants Safe Zone in Northern Syria

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Turkey PM on Syria; Queen Nefertiti's tomb; Ferguson update. Show more

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Newsday

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Digital Planet

Paperless Finance Takes Off in Kenya

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

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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Newsday

Turkey Wants Syrian Safe Zone

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Syria safe zone; New monkey species; Kenyan musicians demand more airtime. Show more

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Newsday

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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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HARDtalk

Leader, Democratic Alliance (South Africa) - Mmusi Maimane

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

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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Newshour

China's Currency Weakens Further

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Yuan hits four-year low; Amnesty details Syrian 'war crimes'; the menstrual runner. Show more

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Business Daily

Elements: Oxygen in Industry

Duration: 18 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Why is oxygen essential to steelmaking, how do you extract it from the air, and can you inhale too much of it? Answering these questions leaves Justin Rowlatt almost breathless. Show more

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The Newsroom

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

Business Daily

BBC World Service Online

HARDtalk

Leader, Democratic Alliance (South Africa) - Mmusi Maimane

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

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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The Documentary

Tunisia on the Fault Line

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

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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The Newsroom

Croatia Fears for Egypt Hostage

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Boko Haram 'has new leader', Australia blocks gay marriage law, recording eye movements during dreams. Show more

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Health Check

Can Tweets Trace Food Poisoning Outbreaks?

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Claudia Hammond on why tweeting about your night-long vomiting attack could be good for public health; beating bilharzia in Uganda; and the therapeutic power of music. Show more

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Outlook

Collecting Bodies from Ukraine Battlesites

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Former businessman Yaroslav Zhilkin leads a team of volunteers to retrieve the bodies of fallen soldiers. Show more

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Outlook

Collecting Bodies from Ukraine Battlesites

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Former businessman Yaroslav Zhilkin leads a team of volunteers to retrieve the bodies of fallen soldiers. Show more

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Newsday

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Global Business

A Night at the Opera

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

Opera is expensive and receives large public subsidies. Can that be justified and does it have a future? Peter Day visits top opera houses, a summer festival and pub performers. Show more

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Health Check

BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East
BBC World Service Australasia

Assignment

Cuba on the Move

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

Will Grant takes a ride in Cuba to discover how people get around and whether the thaw in relations with the United States will make any difference to their lives. Show more

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BBC News 2015

13/08/2015 GMT

Duration: 5 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

The latest five minute news bulletin from BBC World Service.

Genres

Formats

Regional Variations (2)

Newsday

13/08/2015 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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