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BBC World Service 5h
There are more than 100 different projects developing vaccines around the world. But what are the challenges of delivering a global vaccination programme?
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How can businesses rebuild Beirut in a country where many have found corruption to be such a problem?
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BBC World Service Sport 10h
📢 SPORTSHOUR PODCAST 📢 On this week's with : 🏈 College football with and 🏐 Netball in New Zealand with 🏆 The snooker World Championship final 🏏 📲
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BBC World Service 7h
"This period will go down in history as an economic depression, it'll be that tough." Mark Zandi from , and discuss the agony facing millions of Americans who can't pay rent and what it means for the US economy
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BBC World Service 8h
"Pure human compassion prevented me from reporting him." The people who were hidden, and those who helped keep their secrets, in the heart of Hitler’s Nazi Germany. Listen to Lilo's story on The Documentary podcast
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BBC World Service 9h
"Every election cycle there are people who have trouble voting... the issue this year is that Covid has laid bare a lot of the flaws in our system" - 's
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BBC World Service 10h
There are 30,000 North Korean defectors currently living in South Korea and their stories have become a hugely valuable commodity. Check out two of those stories on our YouTube channel
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BBC News Africa 12h
[THREAD] 🥳Focus on Africa radio is 60 years old today! What does Focus mean to you? You can check out all the memorable moments we’ve been reminiscing about this week here📲
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BBC World Service 12h
In Belarus thousands of people have been arrested for their part in protests against this week's disputed election. One teenager told us what happened to him
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BBC World Service Aug 14
Smallpox was one of the biggest killers in the history of humanity. This is the story of how we eradicated it. Are there lessons for us now?
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BBC World Service Aug 14
What is it about meatpacking factories around the world that seems to allow to thrive - and what needs to change?
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BBC World Service Aug 14
What do we do with historical monuments that commemorate things we're no longer proud of? In 1990 the city of Bremen decided a statue honouring German colonialism should become rededicated as an anti-colonial monument
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BBC World Service Aug 14
New Zealand sees a rise in cases after initial success in containing the . Here's your daily global update in one minute ⏰
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Junaid Ahmed Aug 14
US election campaign is gathering steam; but will the voting be above controversy? in conversation with Prof Franita Tolson, Lori Roman, plus featuring Jame McGraw of & of
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BBC World Service Aug 14
There are now more than half a million confirmed cases in both Mexico and Peru 👇 📱 More :
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BBC World Service Aug 14
Here's why our attitudes to paying tax are determined by some surprising factors...
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BBC World Service Aug 14
Studies in Kenya and Mozambique suggest that more people in Africa may have been exposed to coronavirus than previously thought
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BBC World Service Aug 14
"When everybody in the world is negotiating their lives behind screens... Kashmir still continues to have to reduce speed." on how people in Jammu and Kashmir are living with no or slow internet
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BBC World Service Aug 14
After the blast which devastated Beirut the entire government resigned. The country's outgoing economy minister Raoul Nehme tells us, "The political system in Lebanon has to change entirely"
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BBC World Service Aug 13
President Trump brokers a deal to normalise diplomatic relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates
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