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The hugely popular televised competition to find the best poet in the Middle East
The DocumentaryPoetry Idol
The classic novel, a parable of America's Great Depression, as applied to the US today
The DocumentaryGrapes of Wrath Revisited
What do you do when a twisting funnel drops from the sky with winds of up to 500km/h?
AssignmentTornado: Hide and Seek
A holiday in the newly annexed peninsula has become every Russian's patriotic duty
AssignmentCrimea: Paradise Regained
Carrie Gracie travels to China in search of a secretive cult and its terrified victims
AssignmentChasing China's Doomsday Cult
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Aspects of World War One from a global perspective, its influence from 1914 to the present day
An indepth look at the important issues at the beginning and the end of our lives