Mike Thomson asks if Britain's part in Zimbabwean peace meant protecting terrorists.
James Landale examines why Margaret Thatcher was ousted from power 25 years ago.
The hidden story of the 1989 fatwa issued by Ayatollah Khomeini against Salman Rushdie.
Cambodian dictator Pol Pot is compared to Saddam Hussein and Fidel Castro.
Lucy Worsley explores Queen Victoria's reign through significant encounters. 1: 1837
Mike Thomson reveals the truth behind an alleged British plot to kill Lenin.
1839. Scandal and crisis embroil the young queen.
Lucy Worsley explores Victoria's reign via significant encounters.
1842. Victoria’s old governess, Louise Lehzen, is dismissed from Windsor Castle.
1844 and 1887 - Victoria meets Tom Thumb and Buffalo Bill.
Lucy Worsley explores Victoria's reign via significant encounters. Death 1861.
Lucy Worsley reveals Queen Victoria's rule via significant encounters.
American satirist Joe Queenan explores cunning.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the Roman empress Agrippina the Younger.
Did April Glaspie's conversations with Saddam Hussein aid the 1991 Persian Gulf War?
Concern over the state of the American education system and President Bush's reforms.
How abstract votes will affect the nomination of Democratic presidential candidate.
Prof Kate Williams chronicles the appearances of Queen Elizabeth II on stage and screen.
A collection of anecdotes from 1977 by some ordinary people who met the Queen.
Lenny Henry unveils the mysterious contents of Andy Warhol's Time Capsules.
Anthony Howard looks at the relationship between the Queen and Margaret Thatcher.