Edward Stourton profiles the President of the European Commission, Jose Manuel Barroso.
Mary Ann Sieghart profiles comedian and writer Armando Iannucci.
Chris Bowlby takes a look at the man at the centre of a political storm on MPs expenses.
Stephen Sackur profiles Alexander Lebedev, the owner of the London Evening Standard.
Claire Bolderson profiles Sarah Brown, the wife of the prime minister.
Keir Starmer, the Director of Public Prosecutions, is in the spotlight.
Mary Ann Sieghart profiles fashion designer Christopher Bailey.
Mary Ann Sieghart profiles Germany's Chancellor, Angela Merkel.
Jonathan Maitland profiles Alex Salmond, SNP leader and Scotland's First Minister.
Mary Ann Sieghart profiles Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli Prime Minister.
Jonathan Maitland profiles the actor Neil Morrissey.
Lucy Ash profiles Hamid Karzai, president of Afghanistan.
Clive Coleman profiles the media mogul James Murdoch.
Clive Coleman hears about what kind of man Sebastian Coe really is.
Clive Coleman profiles the musician Peter Gabriel.
Claire Bolderson profiles Sonia Sotomayor, President Obama's nominee for the Supreme Court
James Silver examines the life of Andy Coulson, former editor of the News of the World.
Jonathan Maitland profiles Silvio Berlusconi.
Jonathan Maitland profiles the newly-elected Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow.
Profile of Philip Blond, the theologian who has become an influence on the Conservatives.
Chris Bowlby profiles ANC leader Jacob Zuma.
Mary Ann Sieghart profiles the Archbishop of York, John Sentamu.
Mary Ann Sieghart profiles Zaha Hadid, the world's leading female architect.
Mary Ann Sieghart profiles the American diplomat Richard Holbrooke.
Claire Bolderson profiles Sir Liam Donaldson, the Chief Medical Officer of England.
Lucy Ash profiles Declan Ganley, the Irish tycoon who has launched his own political party
Mary Ann Sieghart profiles the Polar explorer Pen Hadow.
Claire Bolderson profiles the young Indian-American governor of Louisiana, Bobby Jindal.
Stephen Sackur profiles MIA, the British-born Tamil singer and artist.
Stephen Sackur profiles John McFall, chairman of the House of Commons Treasury Committee.