R4Report: Rape: Prosecuting Accusers 18 Dec 1412/18/14
Do prosecutions for false accusations of rape deter women from coming forward, or is it the best way to get justice for men who go through the ordeal of clearing their name? Melanie Abbott asks whether the police are properly investigating accusations...
R4Report: Right to Buy 20 Nov 2014
Right to Buy was one of the landmark successes of Margaret Thatcher's government, enabling over 2 million tenants to buy council homes at a discounted price. Since coming to power, David Cameron has reinvigorated the policy by introducing discounts of...
R4Report: Stirling Decides 25 Sept 2014
Sharmini Selvarajah spends the week in the run up to the vote on Scottish independence in Stirling following local people as they decided which way to cast their ballots.
R4Report: Publishing Wars 28 Aug 14
Amazon, the online retailer, and large publishers are fighting over prices again. Adam Fleming reports on why this latest book war is so serious and who will be the winners and losers.
R4Report: Diabetes: A Surgical Solution? 31 JUL 2014
Is surgery an effective treatment for people with Type 2 diabetes? A recent announcement by NICE to expand access to bariatric surgery to diabetes patients was met with some fierce criticism, with claims that overweight people don't 'deserve'...
The Report: Rape: Prosecuting Accusers
Should women suspected of making false accusations of rape be prosecuted?
R4Report: Tesco: Trouble at the Top 13 Nov 14
Tesco is under investigation by the Serious Fraud Office over an alleged black hole in its accounts. Simon Cox tells the story of Tesco's biggest crisis to date.
R4Report: The Right to be Forgotten 18 Sept 2014
Simon Cox asks why people want to have some results wiped from Google searches and if the new EU law is just the start of more privacy for EU citizens.
R4Report: Surrogacy 21 Aug 14
Surrogacy in the UK is based on trust rather than a legally enforceable contract between surrogate and intended parents. Catrin Nye asks if the system is sustainable.
R4Report: Trojan Horse Schools Plot 24 Jul 14
The "Trojan horse letter" - an anonymous document claiming to reveal a Muslim activist conspiracy to Islamise secular schools – might have been fake, but a government investigation decided this week that there had, in fact, been a campaign to...
R4Report: The unsolved murder of Daniel Morgan 22 May 14
Daniel Morgan, a private investigator, was murdered 27 years ago, found with an axe in his skull in a south London car park. No-one has ever been convicted of the murder. Police corruption is thought to have impeded the investigation and to have been...
R4Report: Private schools and public benefit 11 Dec 14
Tristram Hunt, Shadow Education Secretary, has caused controversy by arguing that private schools that don't have partnerships with their state counterparts should lose their business rates relief. But how easy is it to discover what partnerships are...
R4Report: Paramedics Under Pressure 09 Oct 2014
A rising number of paramedics are quitting ambulance services across the UK. Adrian Goldberg reveals how unprecedented levels of 999 calls combined with a growing culture of target-chasing has increased pressure on the remaining front-line staff,...
R4Report: Racism in Northern Ireland 11 Sep 14
In Belfast, racist crimes are being recorded more and more frequently. But who is behind them? Helen Grady investigates.
R4Report: The Big Society 14 Aug 14
Part of the Conservatives' vision of a more socially active Britain: Children's fitness classes; a website to encourage volunteers and an Olympics legacy programme were three projects given millions of pounds of public money - yet they failed to...
R4Report: Internet Jihadi: Babar Ahmad 17 Jul 14
British Muslim Babar Ahmad has been convicted in the US of providing support to terrorists. He founded the first English language jihadi website in the 90s. Two years after 9/11, he was arrested and fought extradition to the US where authorities said...
R4Report: E-cigarettes 03 Jul 14
E-cigarettes are thought to have been used by more than two million people in Britain. Whitehall civil servants think that electronic cigarettes are one of the most significant public health success stories of our generation. In Wales however, the...
R4Report: Sexual harassment in Westminster 01 May 14
Simon Cox investigates allegations of abuse of power, a culture of silence, a lack of protection for junior staff and how effective measures introduced to combat the problem are likely to be.
R4Report: The mystery of flight 370 03 Apr 14
It may never be known why MH370 crashed into the Indian Ocean with the loss of everyone on board. Melanie Abbott asks how a plane can disappear in the 21st Century, and why nearly a month on we are still no nearer to solving the mystery of what...
R4Report: Turkey - the Gulen movement 06 Feb 14
The Gulen movement, Turkey's most influential Islamic network, helped bring the ruling AK Party to power in 2002. Now it threatens to bring it down. Edward Stourton investigates.
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