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Assignment

Digging Up the Past in Catalonia

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Forgetting Spain's painful past is what allowed democracy and peace to flourish, the argument has long gone - so why is troubled Catalonia now opening up civil war mass graves? Show more

Genres

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More or Less

How Deadly Was 1920s Melbourne?

Duration: 9 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

We look at the murder rate within popular crime series Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, set in 1920’s Melbourne, compared to the real life murder rate at that time. Show more

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Music Extra

Yevgeny Murzin: Master of the Synthesiser

Duration: 53 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Built in secret with little access to electronic parts, the ANS was a labour of love for its inventor Yevgeny Murzin. Show more

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The History Hour

The Good Friday Agreement

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Peace in Northern Ireland; a cross-community Bosnian choir and a pioneering woman banker. Show more

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Heart and Soul

My Life and Faith in Jerusalem

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

It’s the most religiously contentious place on earth. Jews, Muslims and Christians all claim it as the centre of their faith. Lipika Pelham meets those who live in Jerusalem Show more

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The Cultural Frontline

#MLK50: America After his Dream

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Remembering the cultural legacy of Dr Martin Luther King Jr Show more

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Science in Action

The Rise of Novichok Agents

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

This week Science in Action looks at the history of chemical weapons and in particular the development of novichok agents. Show more

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Health Check

Flu Can Increase Risk Of Heart Attack

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Heart attack and risk of stroke higher after flu infection; spinal stimulation to reduce chronic back pain; office fatigue may be helped by brighter lights. Show more

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Newsday

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HARDtalk

Author and Oncologist Siddhartha Mukherjee

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

In 2010 Siddhartha Mukherjee wrote a book about the history of cancer which won the Puliter Prize the following year. Show more

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HARDtalk

BBC World Service South Asia
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The Inquiry

BBC World Service Australasia

Newsday

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

Trending

The #DeleteFacebook Debate

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

How can you keep your personal information secure while using social media? Plus more on the student gun control movement in America. Show more

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The Conversation

BBC World Service South Asia
BBC World Service East Asia

The Cultural Frontline

#MLK50: America After his Dream

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

Remembering the cultural legacy of Dr Martin Luther King Jr Show more

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