Six young writers explore a great grandparent's involvement in World War One
BBC World Service
Slim hopes take different forms. A prisoner hopes for parole. A football team hopes to win
BBC Radio 4 Extra
As Iraq falls deeper into chaos, John McCarthy asks a key question - who are the Kurds?
BBC Radio 4
Reactions to British soldiers shooting unarmed protesters in Dublin.
Zareer Masani on the new love for, and controversy over, Western classical music in India.
Matt Everitt speaks to American singer-songwriter Dr John.
BBC Radio 6 Music
How men are getting way with murder and violence against women in Papua New Guinea
Tha Murchadh Peutan ag innse do dh' Ailean Caimbeul mu luing-bhrisidh anns an loch.
BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal
2/2 Nina Simone's daughter explores her mother's life and career.
Bonnie Greer explores how black broadcasters put radio at the heart of the race debate.