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BBC sports correspondents tell the story behind today's top sporting news, with intervi...
Dropped 18 months ago,Joe Root's now England's star. His dad explains the transformation
Root of the Talent: England's star man
Bolt hopes Doctor to the stars will help him be fit for the World Championships
Usain Bolt's miracle worker?
On Air Now Start Time 16:32 - End Time 17:00
The latest international news headlines from the BBC.
Jeanette Winterson discusses her novel Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
World Book ClubJeanette Winterson - Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
What is the link between Japan's World War Two legacy and Shinto beliefs?
Heart and SoulBuddhism, Shinto and 'Proactive Pacifism'
Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko died from polonium poisoning but who wanted him dead?
The DocumentaryThe Polonium Trail
The Mahotella Queens; Choman Hardi; Japanese comedy; Sara Paretsky; Tiken Jah Fakoly.
The Arts HourThe Mahotella Queens, Sara Paretsky, Tiken Jah Fakoly
In August 1978 an Australian doctor successfully fitted a multi-channel cochlear implant.
WitnessFirst Cochlear Implant
South Sudan becomes 206th Olympic member; 'Treating' paedophilia; The air miles master
NewshourIOC Recognises South Sudan
Are businesses focusing too hard on short term gain at the expense of long term benefit?
In the BalanceNo Pain, No Gain: Is Business Too Short-term?
Why is a home so important and how does it shape us?
The Why FactorWhat is a Home?
South Sudan to compete in Olympics / Mass exodus from El Salvador to US
AM: Obama's climate change plans
The latest five minute news bulletin from BBC World Service.
Will the world ever allow the Kurds to have a state of their own?
Newshour ExtraHow Close Are We to an Independent Kurdistan?
Matt McGrath looks at what President Obama's plan will involve.
Clean Power Plan - President Obama lays it out
The twitter bot that corrects you if you use the term 'illegal immigrant'.
The twitter bot that corrects you
Martin Keino says problems with doping in Kenyan athletics need to be urgently tackled.
Martin Keino: How to stop doping in Kenyan athletics?
Scientists have made a discovery that could help detect early stage pancreatic cancer
Breakthrough in Pancreatic Cancer
Professor Paul Newman explains the work he is doing on driverless cars
On the road to driverless cars
The International Olympic Committee calls it 'the sport of flying discs'
Ultimate Frisbee is recognised as an Olympic Sport
Is there too much short term thinking in business planning? Find out how the big financial stories affect us all.
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