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Philip Glass has been driven by a simple question - what is music?
Matthew's favourite moments from 2012.
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Alexandre Desplat discusses music in filmmaking and collaborating with great directors.
It is 40 years since a video game was invented which would change the way we play.
Nigerian president responds to attacks on Christians; USA reaches deal on fiscal cliff.
More reaction to Indian rape victim's death; music piracy in Africa; Libyan ice-cream
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Who are hacktivists and what motivates them?
It is 35 years since the South African newspaper editor was forced into exile.
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North Korea's leader spoke of reunification of the Koreas in his new year message.
Anu Anand meets a pashmina expert trying to promote traditional scarf-making in India.
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South African Sthembiso Madiya's influence on a generation inspired an award-winning film
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We talk to Ivorians after at least 60 are killed in a stadium crush in Abidjan.
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Audrey Brown talks to Grammy Award–winning Beninoise singer-songwriter Angélique Kidjo.
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US fiscal cliff bill passed; Pakistan aid workers killed; Egyptian satirist in hot water.
Wednesday 2 January 2013