Poet Paul Muldoon recalls a fellow Belfast wordsmith who innovated radio production.
BBC Radio 4
Simon Broughton tells the story of Hungarian folk musicians Muzsikas.
A list of people killed by the authorities in Afghanistan has been unearthed
BBC World Service
Nina Myskow talks to Rufus and Martha Wainwright about their confessional songs.
1/3 Greg James contrasts the experiences of British troops in Afghanistan and World War One.
BBC Radio 1
The French army declares a victory in their lost province of Alsace.
Prof Kathy Willis examines the legacy of early encounters with alkaloids from plants.
Alex Stevenson explores musical diplomacy, as the Parliament and Bundestag choirs sing.
A holiday in the newly annexed peninsula has become every Russian's patriotic duty
British Trade Unions announce they will not oppose the war.