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World Business Report provides analysis of the big global business and economic issues, as they affect consumers, investors and the environment.
In-depth investigations and reports reveal a window on the world to help you understand what lies behind the headlines.
Hardtalk interviews newsmakers and personalities from across the globe.
Global news and current affairs programme designed to brief listeners mainly in the USA but also around the world on the news agenda, to break news and move stories forward in an engaging and authoritative way. The programme includes news, interviews,...
The story of our times told by the people who were there. We take listeners back in time to key events in history - featuring a witness to the event, archive material and hear from historians.
The view from the top of business, presenting a clearer view of the business world, through discussion with people running companies.
Interviews, news and analysis of the day's global events.
Each week, Discovery takes an in-depth look at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science, from the smallest microbe to the furthest corner of space.
BBC Radio Wales joins the BBC World Service for a selection of news and current affairs, science and arts programmes to take you through the night
Learn English grammar in six minutes. Every Tuesday join two of our presenters and learn a new key area of grammar. Our presenters include Finn, Emma, Rob, Neil, Sophie & Alice.
Music and worship, featuring members of the public in song in churches and chapels across the UK.
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Improve your English listening skills, learn useful phrases and find out about life in the UK. This weekly podcast contains some of the best audio from bbcukchina.com, designed especially for Mandarin Chinese speakers who are learning English.
Biopic charting the rise and fall of one of the most important and controversial figures in Ireland's struggle for independence. Michael Collins played a crucial role in the establishment of the Irish Free State in the 1920s, but became vilified by...
Jo Taylor hosts a concert of classical music performed at Fort Regent by some of Jersey’s Young Musicians (Part 1 of 2).
A simple letter for established Gaelic learners. Roddy Maclean has created this letter for learners who have progressed beyond basic learning, but find the Litir do Luchd-ionnsachaidh (Letter to Gaelic Learners) too advanced.