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The Cultural Frontline

Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti: Telling Britain’s story on stage

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

The playwright Gurpreet Kaur Bhatti on reflecting the UK on stage Show more

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The Compass

The Kids are Alright

The Kids are Alright: Environment

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

How Stella Bowles' school science project and persistence led to the 15 million Canadian dollar clean-up of her local river. Show more

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The Documentary

British music’s Caribbean roots

Duration: 53 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

The colourful roots of how British black music has entered the mainstream. Show more

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The Science Hour

BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean

The Documentary

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

The History Hour

BBC World Service South Asia
BBC World Service East Asia

The Forum

The Scythians: Masters of the steppe

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

The nomadic warriors who ruled vast swathes of Asia and Europe and knew how to party. Bridget Kendall talks to prof Hermann Parzinger, Dr Margarita Gleba and Sir Barry Cunliffe. Show more

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Sportsworld

Live Premier League commentary

Duration: 2 hours, 53 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Full commentary of Manchester United against Aston Villa at Old Trafford Show more

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The Newsroom

01/12/2019 GMT

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

The world's Newsroom brings you global events as they happen

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The Missing Cryptoqueen

The Bitcoin killer

Duration: 18 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Not all is as it seems with Dr Ruja's revolutionary cryptocurrency, OneCoin. Show more

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People Fixing The World

Saving the world’s ice

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Spreading silica beads and making clouds whiter - ideas to stop the world’s ice melting. Show more

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Digital Planet

Google bug bounty hunters

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC World Service East and Southern Africa

Available for over a year

Google Bug Bounty Hunters. Also AI in Africa, wi-fi on buses in Kenya, Rwanda and South Africa and Nanosatellites to track stolen cars. Show more

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Health Check

The global scale of corruption in healthcare

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

The 'cancer' of corruption in healthcare; the stigma felt by people living with HIV – despite medical advances Show more

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HARDtalk

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

Newsday

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service Australasia
BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean
BBC World Service South Asia
BBC World Service News Internet
BBC World Service East Asia

The Forum

The Scythians: Masters of the steppe

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

The nomadic warriors who ruled vast swathes of Asia and Europe and knew how to party. Bridget Kendall talks to prof Hermann Parzinger, Dr Margarita Gleba and Sir Barry Cunliffe. Show more

Regional Variations (3)

Newsday

BBC World Service East and Southern Africa
BBC World Service News Internet
BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East
BBC World Service West and Central Africa

The Forum

BBC World Service Australasia
BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean
BBC World Service South Asia
BBC World Service East Asia

HARDtalk

Stephen Sackur is on the road in Zimbabwe

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

In a special edition of HARDtalk, Stephen Sackur is on the road in Zimbabwe to witness the effects of change in Southern Africa’s climate. Show more

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