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The Sierra Leonean children expressing their views via an Ebola lifeline radio project
The men in Malawi who are hired to have sex with young girls
Is modern Yoga a product of Scandinavian gymnastics as much as ancient Indian philosophy?
Shakespeare's plays appeal to Brazilians for their mix of sex, politics and intrigue
Aviator and aspiring astronaut Wally Funk meets the pioneering women of space travel
Thu 14 Jul 2016
Why are residents protesting about the impact of tourism on their neighbourhoods?
Wed 13 Jul 2016
Who was the man who died from a rare kind of poisoning in a remote area of the UK?
Tue 12 Jul 2016
Ghana's boycott of 1966 was a protest at the number of places given by FIFA to Africa
Sat 9 Jul 2016
As Barack Obama prepares to leave office, Nahal Toosi examines his foreign policy
Thu 7 Jul 2016
How the city of Ottawa reduces the fall-out from addiction: giving wine to alcoholics.
Wed 6 Jul 2016
The tale of gay black diva Sylvester James, famed for his disco hit Mighty Real
Tue 5 Jul 2016
A fierce drought in Oklahoma’s ‘No Man’s Land’ stirs up dust storms, memories and myths
Mon 4 Jul 2016
The story of how 50 Syrian musicians beat the odds to perform again together.
Thu 30 Jun 2016
The campaign against capital punishment in a small but violent country
Wed 29 Jun 2016
The Battle of the Somme and a wartime tragedy that struck Northern England 100 years ago
Tue 28 Jun 2016
What motivates Ohio's volatile 'independent' voters who are not Democrats or Republicans?
Sun 26 Jun 2016
Personal reflections of those who have survived, or are surviving, the conflict in Syria
Thu 23 Jun 2016
The women prosecutors who have become the scourge of Macedonia’s political elite.
Wed 22 Jun 2016
The legacy of Sa'adat Manto, who confronted social taboos in Indio-Pakistani society
Tue 21 Jun 2016
How a generation of Ukrainian combat veterans are coping with life after the frontline.
Sun 19 Jun 2016
Film-maker Rex Bloomstein investigates how sex offenders are treated and rehabilitated
Thu 16 Jun 2016
Assignment explores the impact of the murder of environmentalist, Berta Caceres
Wed 15 Jun 2016
Why is the UK's classical music scene so resolutely white, and how might it evolve?
Tue 14 Jun 2016
An Iranian family struggles to deal with the unspoken fact that their daughter is gay
Sun 12 Jun 2016
The stories at the world’s biggest monthly second-hand tractor auction
Sat 11 Jun 2016
Four European hostages held by Islamic State talk about their months of incarceration
Thu 9 Jun 2016
A report on the alleged persecution of the indigenous peoples of Bangladesh.
Wed 8 Jun 2016
Owen Bennett Jones heads to Pakistan in his exploration of South Asia's Deobandi Islam
Tue 7 Jun 2016
The forensic team looking for clues in bones to look for Latin America's 'disappeared'
Thu 2 Jun 2016
Yalda Hakim on how a Kabul TV station has paid a terrible human price for its journalism
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