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The ABC's overseas reporters give their interpretation and analyses of the week's major events, and offer perceptive observations about the countries and regions in which they're based.

The ABC's overseas reporters give their interpretation and analyses of the week's major events, and offer perceptive observations about the countries and regions in which they're based.
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Sydney, NSW

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The ABC's overseas reporters give their interpretation and analyses of the week's major events, and offer perceptive observations about the countries and regions in which they're based.

Language:

English

Contact:

Radio Current Affairs ABC Ultimo Centre Level 1, 700 Harris Street Ultimo NSW 2007 +61 2 8333 2177


Episodes

Tea, turquoise and top hats, attending the Queen's garden party

5/20/2018
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Europe correspondent Lisa Millar was invited to Buckingham Palace for one of the Queen's spring garden parties and just days before the wedding, it was invitation she simply couldn't refuse.

Duration:00:04:47

Why is Valley of the Fallen Spain's most controversial visitor site?

5/20/2018
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The Valley of the Fallen in Spain is one of the sites of one of Europe's largest mass graves. Many Spaniards see the site as the equivalent to a concentration camp, and they want the bodies of their relatives exhumed and buried elsewhere.

Duration:00:04:47

Spies, espionage and a porn star: one year on since Mueller’s investigation began

5/20/2018
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This week marked the one year anniversary of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling and alleged collusion in the 2016 election. Where is it going and is it skewing coverage of the USA?

Duration:00:04:56

Correspondents Report

5/20/2018
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration:00:19:57

Correspondents Report

5/13/2018
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration:00:19:59

Entertaining evangelists, the street preachers of Goroka Papua New Guinea

5/6/2018
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If you thought the days of missionaries venturing into the jungle to spread the gospel were over, then you haven't been to Papua New Guinea. Missionaries are everywhere, from the cities and towns to the most remote villages.

Duration:00:07:31

The empowered lady rickshaw drivers of Jaipur

5/6/2018
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For many women in India, their basic right to move around freely is severely limited. But a company in the tourist city of Jaipur is changing that mindset, by recruiting women from disadvantaged communities to work as rickshaw drivers.

Duration:00:04:50

Correspondents Report

5/6/2018
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration:00:19:58

Correspondents Report

4/29/2018
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration:00:21:46

Correspondents Report

4/22/2018
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration:00:20:03

Flagrant foxes - urban wildlife in London

4/13/2018
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In Australia, foxes are usually seen lurking in the shadows, steering clear of human beings - that's not the case in the UK, where urban foxes live in the streets, backyards and bins, and they're not afraid of human interaction.

Duration:00:03:40

Home ownership crisis in Hong Kong dwarves Australian angst

4/13/2018
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If you think housing prices are out of control in the big cities of Australia, spare a thought for the people of Hong Kong - it now takes the average wage earner in Hong Kong nearly 20 years salary to buy a very small apartment.

Duration:00:05:18

Bad moonshine - Sin taxes in Indonesia blamed for surge in homebrew market

4/13/2018
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More than 100 people have died in Indonesia over the past week after drinking a toxic batch of home-made alcohol - the government is cracking down on bootleggers, but lawmakers are being blamed for creating this crisis.

Duration:00:04:43

China boosts funding to PNG ahead of Asia Pacific Economic Forum

4/13/2018
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Headlines this week about Chinese interest in building a military base in Vanuatu sparked new alarm about China's role in the Pacific; but the superpower has been spending far more money and political effort in nearby Papua New Guinea, where it has just announced a dramatic increase in aid ahead of APEC.

Duration:00:04:50

Correspondents Report

4/13/2018
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On Correspondents Report: Toxic home brew kills 100 in Indonesia; Matthew Carney looks at the staggering home ownership crisis in Hong Kong; and Nick Dole comes face to face with a shameless urban fox in London.

Duration:00:19:59

Correspondents Report

4/8/2018
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration:00:20:00

Reporting in the age of social media: Behind the camera

4/6/2018
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In a world of smartphones and social media, fake news and echo chambers, media outlets no longer have complete control of the stories that get told. For journalists in the field, they are no longer the only ones with cameras.

Duration:00:07:04

On the tail of Myanmar’s river dolphins

4/6/2018
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Southeast Asia Correspondent Liam Cochrane recently travelled to Myanmar to film the remarkable cooperative fishing on the Irrawaddy dolphins.

Duration:00:07:15

Correspondents Report

4/1/2018
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Steve Cannane's story from London about the most serious charges ever levelled against a member of the House of Commons; Sally Sara's tribute to Hugh Masekela the father of South African jazz; And Eric Tlozek's story of a PNG journalist determined to tell inspirational news stories.

Duration:00:24:58

Correspondents Report

3/25/2018
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Overseas reporters give their interpretation and analysis of the week's major events.

Duration:00:20:00

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