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The advertising trap

Digital advertising has taken over the world. But is it all based on smoke and mirrors? Ed Butler...

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The Buffalo shooting

Once again, the United States is discussing race, guns and mass shootings after the killing of 10...

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Love-bombing Estonia’s Russian speakers

Can music and culture help unite Estonia? Guitar riffs lilt through the air and over the narrow...

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Don't log off: Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Alan Dein connects via social media to absolute strangers and old friends to hear how Russia's...

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Escape from the Taliban

Sana Safi follows the stories of two Afghan women judges who have had to go into hiding after the...

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Billionaire ball game

James Montague, award-winning author of the The Billionaire’s Club, tells the story of how...

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Hidden Sport: Swtich

Kim Tserkezie meets Danny Hibbert, the mastermind behind Switch, a sport of sports consisting of...

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Abortion in the US

Abortion is a deeply divisive issue in the United States that spans the law, religion and...

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Cambodia: Returning the gods

While some countries fight to reclaim antiquities that were stolen centuries ago, Cambodian...

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Don't log off: Daria, love and war

Alan Dein's series of global conversations is now a decade old. Via social media he has crossed...

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Grenada: Confronting the past

BBC World News anchor Laura Trevelyan discovered her family’s slave owning past only after...

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Hidden Sport: Drone racing

Kim Tserkezie soars into the skies with the drone racers to learn about a technology that is...

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Ukraine mine clearance

Ukrainians have been living with the horrors of war, amid attacks from Russian troops, for more...

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Mexico: The Yaqui fight back

Resistance and division among Mexico’s indigenous Yaqui people. Anabela Carlon is a legal...

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The Grand Egyptian Museum

More than 10 years and one billion dollars in the making, the Grand Egyptian Museum is the sort...

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Ukrainian students

We bring together three Ukrainian students, who studied at different universities in Kyiv before...

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War on truth: Ukraine

What is fake, what is real? BBC disinformation reporter Marianna Spring speaks to people caught...

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Zelensky: The making of a president

For weeks Volodymyr Zelensky has been leading his nation against a devastating invasion by...

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Hidden Sport: Korfball

Kim Tserkezie discovers the fast-paced sport of korfball, which lays claim to being the only full...

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The accordion wars of Lesotho

A form of oral poetry accompanied on the accordion is the basis of a wildly popular form of music...

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