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Insight, analysis and expert debate as key policy makers are challenged on the latest news stories.

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  • Today 24/04/14: Comics create 'powerful' political dialogue

    Thu, 24 Apr 14

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    The British Library is opening up its vast collection of graphic art for a new exhibition showcasing the 200 year history of comics - right back to the first anti-monarchy cartoons of the 19th century. Paul Gravett, co-curator of the exhibition, and Posy Simmonds, author of the Gemma Bovery and Tamara Drewe cartoons, discuss.

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  • Today 24/04/14: Cornish people 'granted minority status'

    Thu, 24 Apr 14

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    Cornish people will be granted minority status under European rules for the protection of national minorities. Loveday Jenkin, deputy leader of Mebyon Kernow, discusses.

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  • Today 24/04/14: Police make Syria plea to Muslim women

    Thu, 24 Apr 14

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    Helen Ball, senior national coordinator for Counter Terrorism Policing, discusses a new initiative aiming to protect men looking to travel to Syria to fight.

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  • Today 24/04/14: Business with Simon Jack

    Thu, 24 Apr 14

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    Business news with Simon Jack, looking towards the UK's booming car production.

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  • Today 23/04/14: Sol Campbell

    Wed, 23 Apr 14

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    Speaking to the Today programme's Garry Richardson is former England and Arsenal player Sol Campbell, who discusses the sacking of David Moyes.

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  • Today 23/04/14: Violent crime 'continues to fall'

    Wed, 23 Apr 14

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    Violent crime is continuing a long-term fall in England and Wales, according to annual figures from NHS hospitals. The BBC's Mark Easton and Jonathan Shepherd, lead author of the study, discuss.

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  • Today 23/04/14: 'I love Ukraine, but we need stability'

    Wed, 23 Apr 14

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    The BBC's Steve Rosenberg reports from Ukraine's eastern city of Sloviansk.

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  • Today 23/04/14: Led Zeppelin on releasing unheard content

    Wed, 23 Apr 14

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    Jimmy Page & Robert Plant speak to Rebecca Jones about their decision to release previously unheard content from Led Zeppelin.

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  • Today 23/04/14: Business with Simon Jack

    Wed, 23 Apr 14

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    Business news with Simon Jack, looking at President Obama's trip to Asia.

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  • Today 22/04/14: Christian Purslow

    Tue, 22 Apr 14

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    Speaking to the Today programme's Garry Richardson is former Liverpool managing director Christian Purslow, who reacts to the news of David Moyes's sacking.

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