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  1. 31/10/2014

    News and issues making the headlines each day.

    First broadcast: 31 Oct 2014

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  2. 30/10/2014

    News and issues making the headlines each day.

    First broadcast: 30 Oct 2014

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  3. 29/10/2014

    News and issues making the headlines each day.

    First broadcast: 29 Oct 2014

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  4. 28/10/2014

    News and issues making the headlines each day.

    First broadcast: 28 Oct 2014

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  5. 27/10/2014

    News and issues making the headlines each day.

    First broadcast: 27 Oct 2014

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  6. 24/10/2014

    News and issues making the headlines each day.

    First broadcast: 24 Oct 2014

  7. Canada Takes Stock After Ottawa Shootings

    Donetsk nationalists; skate girls of Kabul; FGM in Egypt; Ethiopian famine 30 years on

    First broadcast: 23 Oct 2014

  8. WHO emergency Ebola meeting

    Tributes to Ben Bradlee; cheerful street signs; Brazil drought deepens; SAD discovery

    First broadcast: 22 Oct 2014

  9. Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison

    China's debt woes; Brazil abortion debate; paralysed man walks; De la Renta dies

    First broadcast: 21 Oct 2014

  10. US drops supplies, weapons into Kobane

    China's corruption woes; where sex started; Indonesia's new president; radio's future

    First broadcast: 20 Oct 2014

  11. Liberia's chief medical officer

    Ebola scare leads her to self-quarantine

    First broadcast: 17 Oct 2014

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  12. Second Texas nurse with ebola

    Mounting anxiety over the situation in Dallas

    First broadcast: 16 Oct 2014

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  13. Hong Kong Protester Beaten by Police

    Two Koreas' military talks; banning smoking in open spaces; Nigeria's Ebola success

    First broadcast: 15 Oct 2014

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  14. Nigeria Rally for Kidnapped Girls Six Months After Abductions

    Kim Jong-un reappears; new Viking find; Twitter banking; Booker Prize speed-read

    First broadcast: 14 Oct 2014

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  15. Pistorius back in court for sentencing

    HK clashes; Missouri protests; starting the school day later; English Language Day

    First broadcast: 13 Oct 2014

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  16. Nobel Peace Prize announced

    Dan speaks with Indian winner, Kailash Satyarthi

    First broadcast: 10 Oct 2014

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  17. Turkey's Game Plan

    Ankara says its hands are tied over the question of Kobane

    First broadcast: 09 Oct 2014

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  18. Rise of the UK Independence Party

    Parliamentary election could signal power shift in UK politics; immigration and racism

    First broadcast: 08 Oct 2014

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  19. 07/10/2014

    News and issues making the headlines each day.

    First broadcast: 07 Oct 2014

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  20. What Next for Hong Kong Protests?

    Students say they will be back as the city returns to normal

    First broadcast: 06 Oct 2014

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  21. Hong Kong talks

    Protesters meet authorities after territory chief executive refuses to step down

    First broadcast: 03 Oct 2014

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  22. London Ebola Conference

    Calls for urgent action on Ebola at a meeting hosted by the UK and Sierra Leone

    First broadcast: 02 Oct 2014

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  23. 01/10/2014

    News and issues making the headlines each day.

    First broadcast: 01 Oct 2014

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  24. China dilemma over protests

    Beijing watches closely as Hong Kong demonstrations enter fifth day

    First broadcast: 30 Sep 2014

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  25. Hong Kong 'Paralysed' by Protest

    Pro-democracy protesters in standoff with police

    First broadcast: 29 Sep 2014

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  26. British Parliament debates military action in Iraq

    Sarkozy's return; Bob Dylan's roadie

    First broadcast: 26 Sep 2014

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  27. Syrian Army Takes Back Town From IS

    The business of kidnap; unlimited holidays; IS and Hollywood; best way to teach maths

    First broadcast: 25 Sep 2014

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  28. Fresh Airstrikes 'Hit IS Targets in Syria'

    India's Mars success; Iraq's 'most powerful man'; life as an asexual; Ebola volunteers

    First broadcast: 24 Sep 2014

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  29. US and Arab Allies Strike IS Targets in Syria

    Jordan tackles Islamists; 19 countries in 24 hours; a four day working week?

    First broadcast: 23 Sep 2014

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  30. Turkey closes border posts with Syria

    HK students' democracy protest; Tony Blair on IS; Burma peace talks; Westgate revisited

    First broadcast: 22 Sep 2014

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