The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
1/5 In the desert of northern Kenya is a city of half a million people. Why are they there? (R)
The latest shipping forecast.
BBC Radio 4 joins the BBC World Service.
News from BBC Radio 4.
A spiritual comment and prayer to begin the day with the Reverend Richard Littledale.
An investigation shows UK regulator does not publish details of antibiotic use on farms.
Sir David Attenborough presents the globally widespread but secretive black stork. (R)
Morning news. Includes Sports Desk, Yesterday in Parliament, Weather, Thought for the Day.
Peter Piot talks to Jim Al-Khalili about Zika, Ebola and HIV.
Comedienne and impressionist Jan Ravens talks to Germaine Greer about her public image.
2/5 Seventeen-year-old Guled has been kidnapped by al-Shabaab. He fears for his life.
Algerian human rights activist Leila Zerrougui talks to Jane Garvey.
2/10 Luke tries to find out who has been making his sister so unhappy.
Matthew Cobb explores the excitement and concerns about the new genome editing technology.
A revolution in music, politics and attitude - the explosion of Tropicalia in Brazil.
Norman Harris receives wonderful news.
What are the best ways to cure 'middle-aged misery'?
The latest weather forecast.
Rigorous analysis of news and current affairs, presented by Martha Kearney.
Susie is a 36-year-old single mum, whose year does not begin as she would have chosen.
Is the Bank of Peggy doing business today? (R)
2/4 Stage Left Theatre Company has changed, and not everyone is happy about it.
Mary Beard's big date, Dad's Army debunked, Black Birmingham on film and library revival.
Is extreme weather pulling Britain apart? Tom Heap reports.
Michael Rosen and Laura Wright discuss how we take it in turns to talk, in conversation.
Jake Arnott and Rebecca Root nominate their favourite books with Harriett Gilbert.
Eddie Mair with interviews, context and analysis.
Investigation into a train crash in southern Germany in which 10 people died.
1/6 Ed Reardon returns to lead us through his week, as he keeps mind, soul and cat together. (R)
Jolene is turning up the heat in the kitchen.
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies reviewed and Alan Partridge revived, with Samira Ahmed.
2/10 Luke tries to find out who has been making his sister so unhappy. (R)
Could York learn from its Dutch counterpart about flood protection?
News, views and information for people who are blind or partially sighted.
Dr Mark Porter talks about chicken pox in pregnancy.
Peter Piot talks to Jim Al-Khalili about Zika, Ebola and HIV. (R)
In-depth reporting and analysis from a global perspective.
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7/10 In 18th-century England, Orlando is seduced by London society and poetry.
Brian Cox and Robin Ince ask, 'What is reality?'. (R)
Sean Curran reports from Westminster.
2/5 Seventeen-year-old Guled has been kidnapped by al-Shabaab. He fears for his life. (R)
The latest on the 'right to buy' of housing association properties in rural areas.
David Attenborough presents the sociable weaver of the Kalahari Desert in Namibia. (R)