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28 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 22 March 2012

Extraordinary personal stories from around the world.

Today, retired Japanese undertaker Atsushi Chiba tells us how he cared for bodies awaiting identification after the tsunami.

Also how a young Pakistani-American turned her dreams of dating a Bollywood star into reality.

And in our Edible City series, how to cook the perfect American meatloaf.

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