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Newsday

US Swoops on Secret 'Steroids Labs'

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Steroids arrests; Migrant journeys; Wasps cure cancer? Show more

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Digital Planet

The Future of Drones

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

Experts discuss the future of drones and how they might be used for good causes. Show more

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Newsday

Newsday in Nigeria: Stomach Infrastructure

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Newsday broadcasts live from Ibadan - what has President Buhari achieved in 100 days? Show more

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BBC News 2015

02/09/2015 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

Newsday: Live from Ibadan, Nigeria

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Newsday broadcasts live from Ibadan in western Nigeria. Show more

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HARDtalk

British Labour Politicians - Ken Livingstone and Charles Clarke

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Does the contest to win the leadship of Britain's Labour Party suggest a growing ideological split in left wing politics in Britain and around the world? Show more

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Newshour

Fresh Migrant Protests in Budapest

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Should the UK take its fair share of migrants? Ntaganda ICC trial starts; embassy's plan to evict Assange Show more

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Business Daily

Where are India's Working Women?

Duration: 18 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

The proportion of women employed or seeking work in India is among the lowest in the world. What is holding them back? Show more

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Business Daily

BBC World Service Online

The Newsroom

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

HARDtalk

British Labour Politicians - Ken Livingstone and Charles Clarke

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Does the contest to win the leadship of Britain's Labour Party suggest a growing ideological split in left wing politics in Britain and around the world? Show more

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The Documentary

Rhymes, Revolution and Resistance

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Three Arabic hip hop artists explore the effect of politically charged words on the Arab Spring. Show more

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The Newsroom

Greek Measures to Tackle Migrant Crisis

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Obama has enough support for Iran deal, Burundi refugees, Commonwealth Games in Durban Show more

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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

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Outlook

Recovering Bodies from Afghan River

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Available for over a year

Ghulam Ullah is an Afghan man who has devoted his life to recovering the bodies of those drowned in the Kunar River. He tells Matthew Bannister how it all started. Show more

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Outlook

Recovering Bodies from Afghan River

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service West and Central Africa

Available for over a year

Ghulam Ullah is an Afghan man who has devoted his life to recovering the bodies of those drowned in the Kunar River. He tells Matthew Bannister how it all started. Show more

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Newsday

BBC World Service West and Central Africa
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BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East
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BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

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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Health Check

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

Assignment

Hodei: The Man Who Vanished

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

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

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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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