The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/5 Shah Shuja has not been back in power long before the Afghans rise up in revolution.
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 Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg.
British demands that the European Commission gets tough over the sows stall ban.
Ken Clarke on the EU, plus defence spending, and why is whale vomit so sought after?
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the War of 1812 between America and Great Britain.
4/5 Despite the brutal murder of Sir Alexander Burnes, Macnaghtan is still complacent.
How will changes to the funding of sexual health services affect provision?
4/5 Norman takes Mrs Madrigal's remaining rooftop apartment, and romance is in the air.
Aleem Maqbool on the unrest in Cairo, plus more reporters' stories from far and wide.
Guy Garvey on the challenge of turning a collection of songs into a single piece of art.
Which Green Deal measures are likely to pay for themselves?
The latest weather forecast.
National and international news.
4/5 Tracey Logan visits a traditional dye house in Leeds to see how they create colour.
Ruth feels left out.
Conor volunteers to test a medical scanner which records sounds inside the body. (R)
Helen Mark discovers the little-known Johnsons Island and the community surrounding it.
Baroness Helena Kennedy QC presents an appeal for Circles UK.
Mariella Frostrup celebrates classic Australian literature with author Thomas Keneally.
Director Roger Michell talks to Francine Stock about his latest film Hyde Park on Hudson.
High-speed rail; Radioactive waste; Universe within us; Quantum Biology.
Full coverage and analysis of the day's news.
National and international news from BBC Radio 4.
3/6 Stephen K Amos and friends present a stand-up guide to living with technology.
Alice admits the truth.
Lesley Garrett back on the opera stage, plus a new American version of House of Cards.
Simon Cox investigates what really went on at the In Amenas gas field in Algeria.
Evan Davis and guests discuss how technology is transforming the gambling industry.
22/24 Brett Westwood looks at the invasive Chinese mitten crab, plus freshwater eels.
The day's news with Philippa Thomas. Syria complains to the UN about Israeli air strikes.
4/10 Orwell considers the hierarchy among the hard-pressed restaurant workers of Paris.
4/4 Shedtown Mark II pulls the crowds in. Jimmy asks where hearts lie.
Sean Curran with the day's top news stories from Westminster.
Charlotte Smith hears Europe wants to restrict pesticides to save bees.
Friday 1 February 2013