Ruhal Ahmed spent two years in Guantanamo Bay, where he was repeatedly tortured with music
BBC World Service
1/2 What is it like to live where Africa's Muslim North meets the Christian South?
Professor Raymond Tallis explores the science and culture of immortality.
BBC Radio 3
Divided by conflict. The human stories behind the Syria's uprising.
2/3 Allan Little looks at the failure to enforce the rules of the Stability and Growth Pact.
6/8 Will explores the relationship the institution of the monarchy has had with change.
BBC Radio 4
5/5 Javier Lizarzaburu on the Inca shrine of Pariacaca and what the mountain means today.
Fiona Sampson considers the work of the Nobel Prize-winning Polish poet Czeslaw Milosz.
4/5 Poet Kenneth Steven considers the relationship of the Scots to their mountains.
3/5 Matej Zatonjsek explains the deep feeling the people of Slovenia have for their mountains.