Programme Index

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Regional Variations (2)

Science in Action

Ebola drug offers hope for Covid-19

Duration: 49 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Early trials suggest Remdesivir can aid recovery Show more

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Tech Tent

Tech firms boosted by Covid-19

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service East and Southern Africa

Available for over a year

In contrast to many businesses, will the tech giants emerge stronger from the crisis? Presented by Rory Cellan-Jones. Show more

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World Business Report

First broadcast 01/05/2020 14:32 GMT: Airline coronavirus woes deepen

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service East and Southern Africa

Available for over a year

We hear how the aviation sector is one of the worst affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Show more

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Tech Tent

BBC World Service Australasia
BBC World Service News Internet

Focus on Africa

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

HARDtalk

Liu Xiaoming: Is China a victim of Covid-19 or the source of the problem?

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

China’s Ambassador to London insists his country is not hiding anything. He says they're a victim of Covid and leading the global effort to defeat the virus. Can China be trusted? Show more

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Science in Action

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

World Football

BBC World Service Australasia
BBC World Service Americas and the Caribbean
BBC World Service News Internet
BBC World Service Europe and the Middle East

Heart and Soul

The Right Thing

Joshua Wong: Standing up to a superpower

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Online

Available for over a year

Joshua Wong on what he sees as the right thing in his fight against Beijing’s influence in Hong Kong, despite the personal hardship involved. Show more

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The Fifth Floor

Lockdown Ramadan, music and guns

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Stories from inside and outside the Covid-19 pandemic, including a lantern-less Ramadan in Egypt, America’s beleaguered Chinese community, and Paraguay’s recycled refuse orchestra Show more

Regional Variations (2)

HARDtalk

Liu Xiaoming: Is China a victim of Covid-19 or the source of the problem?

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

China’s Ambassador to London insists his country is not hiding anything. He says they're a victim of Covid and leading the global effort to defeat the virus. Can China be trusted? Show more

Regional Variations (2)

World Football

Carli Lloyd, Vivianne Miedema and Socceroo Adam Taggart

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

USA international Carli Lloyd reflects on her career and talks about the impact of Covid-19. Plus, Australia's Adam Taggart discusses the return of football in South Korea. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

World Business Report

First broadcast 01/05/2020 22:32 GMT: Covid medicine approved for limited use in USA

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Remdesivir, a Coronavirus treatment, gets approval for limited use in the US Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Cultural Frontline

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
BBC World Service South Asia
BBC World Service East Asia

Stumped

How Sana Mir changed women's cricket in Pakistan

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC World Service Australasia

Available for over a year

Sana Mir bows out, the Hundred is postponed and how T20 changed the face of cricket. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Fifth Floor

Lockdown Ramadan, music and guns

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC World Service East and Southern Africa

Available for over a year

Stories from inside and outside the Covid-19 pandemic, including a lantern-less Ramadan in Egypt, America’s beleaguered Chinese community, and Paraguay’s recycled refuse orchestra Show more

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