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Sat 2 Jan 2016
Chris Bowlby profiles Dr Hartwig Fischer, soon to be the director of the British Museum.
Boxing Day 2015
Chris Bowlby looks at the life and career of actress Maggie Smith.
Sat 19 Dec 2015
Mark Coles profiles the billionaire business magnate and inventor Elon Musk.
Sat 28 Nov 2015
Mark Coles profiles the so-called 'Tatler Tory', Mark Clarke.
Sat 21 Nov 2015
Online hacking collective Anonymous has declared 'total war' on IS - but who are they?
Sat 7 Nov 2015
Is Aung San Suu Kyi on the brink of power in Myanmar?
Sat 31 Oct 2015
Edward Stourton profiles the leader of the House of Lords Baroness Tina Stowell.
Sat 24 Oct 2015
He was a boxer, a bouncer and a bungee jump coach - now he is prime minister of Canada.
Sat 17 Oct 2015
Mark Coles profiles the Saudi interior minister Mohammed Bin Nayef.
Sat 10 Oct 2015
Chris Bowlby profiles self-styled socialist US presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders.
Sat 3 Oct 2015
Mark Coles profiles the controversial Australian mining magnate Gina Rinehart.
Sat 26 Sep 2015
Series of profiles of people who are currently making headlines.
Sat 19 Sep 2015
Mark Coles profile the new shadow cabinet's twin sisters, Maria and Angela Eagle.
Sat 5 Sep 2015
Ed Stourton profiles Michel Houellebecq, the controversial novelist who loves to provoke.
Sat 29 Aug 2015
The delayed inquiry into the Iraq War bears his name, but who is Sir John Chilcot?
Sat 22 Aug 2015
Dr Dre has made an indelible mark on popular culture. Mark Coles tells his story.
Sat 15 Aug 2015
Michelle Mone, the government's new start-up tsar, is profiled by Mark Coles.
Sat 8 Aug 2015
What sort of Labour leader would Jeremy Corbyn be?
Sat 1 Aug 2015
Billionaire Donald Trump, the leading Republican candidate in the US presidential race.
Sat 25 Jul 2015
Britain's youngest MP, whose maiden speech has been watched 10 million times.
Sat 16 May 2015
Mark Coles profiles veteran American investigative journalist Seymour Hersh.
Sat 9 May 2015
Mark Coles profiles Sir Christopher Geidt, private secretary to the Queen.
Sat 2 May 2015
Edward Stourton profiles Loretta Lynch, newly appointed to the job of US attorney general.
Sat 25 Apr 2015
Mark Coles profiles Aidan Turner, the Irish actor playing Poldark.
Sat 18 Apr 2015
Mark Coles profiles snooker legend Ronnie 'The Rocket' O'Sullivan.
Sat 11 Apr 2015
The four brightly coloured, furry children's television stars who are making a comeback.
Sat 4 Apr 2015
The South African comedian set to take over from Jon Stewart as host of The Daily Show.
Sat 28 Mar 2015
Mark Coles profiles the Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood.
Sat 21 Mar 2015
Becky Milligan profiles Italy's famous couture couple Dolce & Gabbana.
Sat 14 Mar 2015
Nigel Dodds, the DUP's leader at Westminster, is a possible post-election kingmaker.
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