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Saxophonist Courtney Pine celebrates 50 years of John Coltrane’s album A Love Supreme
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A ride with Ahmed, a failed asylum seeker, who sleeps on London’s night-buses
Australia's Afghan Cameleers homepage
How the fridge has transformed people’s lives around the world
Reflections on the life of Lee Kuan Yew, regarded as the father of modern Singapore
Does Prince really have thousands of unreleased tracks hidden in an underground vault?
Can an innovative community crowd-funding project from Detroit work in Kathmandu too?
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Is rising global wealth setting us on a path to disaster?
The Moscow Acapella Jewish Choir and conductor Sasha Tsaliuk's fight for its existence
Living India homepage
Is training at Sandhurst Military Academy bolstering monarchies in the Arab world?
Examining the Russian military strategy of deception, maskirovka
Robert Peston investigates the alarming rise in financial inequality since the 1980s
An old fisherman remembers the Aral Sea, which has now become a toxic desert
Fred Dove investigates China's attempts to make itself a cricketing nation
A story of loot, revenge and devastated beauty that looms over British-Chinese relations
Over 400,000 pages of Joseph Stalin’s private papers have gone online
My Africa homepage
Vietnamese writer Le Ly Hayslip on her country's experience of the war
The history and future of India’s biggest business group Tata
What is it about the sounds in the slums of Govindpuri that make them special and unique?
Yona Laks and Vera Kriegel speak about being part of Josef Mengele’s experiments on twins
Lenny Henry tells the story of August Wilson, America's greatest modern black playwright