Bush fires in Australia
Sharon Mascall visits Flowerdale, southern Australia, as people there prepare to face another summer of high heat and devastating fires.

Annie Lennox
The Scottish singer on her Woman of Peace Award and work on HIV/aids in South Africa.

Puntland assassination
A high court judge who sentenced pirates and militants was killed this week - we hear from his brother on why he took them on.

Intelligent humour
Twenty years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, the East German jokes monitored by Western intelligence.

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