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From Our Own Correspondent

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The Documentary

Bank Account Bans

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

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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Weekend

15/08/2015

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

A review of the week with the latest news.

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Weekend

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The History Hour

Korea Divided

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Korea split after World War Two, the notorious Devil's Island penal colony, the man who published Harry Potter and Sue the T-Rex skeleton Show more

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The World This Week

Currency Shock Waves in China

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

It spooked the markets but should the world worry about the big fall in the value of the yuan? Hillary Clinton under fire, the robot 'mothers' having robot 'babies'. Show more

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The Arts Hour

Sylvie Guillem, Calvin Harris, Petina Gappah

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service East and Southern Africa

International ballet star Sylvie Guillem explains why she’s hanging up her pointe shoes. Show more

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Global Business

A Night at the Opera

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

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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Boston Calling

Loaded Language

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Iranian hardliners chant ‘Death to America’ - but these days many Iranians wonder why. Show more

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Global Beats

Cuban Overture

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Music from Havana's best new artists including La Reyna y La Real, Eme Alfonso, El Niño y La Verdad and Yissy Garcia. Show more

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Outlook

Outlook Weekend: Pick of the Week

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

South African freedom fighter and lawyer Albie Sachs on a lifetime fighting apartheid; the Russian pilot who survived an arctic helicopter crash and polar bears. Show more

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The History Hour

Korea Divided

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Korea split after World War Two, the notorious Devil's Island penal colony, the man who published Harry Potter and Sue the T-Rex skeleton Show more

Regional Variations (4)

Global Beats

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

The Inquiry

BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean

The Documentary

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

From Our Own Correspondent

Marking their Territory

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

Stories from the insurgency in the Egyptian Sinai; the chaos of Mali's mail system; a historic drive to work down Havana's Malecon; the bedraggled mascots watching over Albanians. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

The History Hour

BBC World Service East Asia

The Documentary

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

Global Beats

Cuban Overture

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Music from Havana's best new artists including La Reyna y La Real, Eme Alfonso, El Niño y La Verdad and Yissy Garcia. Show more

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