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Wechat No.173986 Thai University Massacre

On October 6th 1976 Thai security forces opened fire on student demonstrators in Bangkok. Dozens of students were killed and thousands were arrested. The killings heralded a new era of military rule in Thailand. Photo: Police stand guard over Thai students on a soccer field…

Wechat No.173401 Google Bids to Take Over The Home

Google places a virtual assistant at the heart of its latest smartphones and first voice-activated speaker. The technology giant s suite of new gadgets and software aims to create homes where everything we use is interconnected, but can the software be trusted? Some businesses have…

Wechat No.173348 Wall Street Update

Susannah Streeter reviews the day s trading on Wall Street, where the Dow ended the day down half a per cent at 18,168. Her guest is Joe Saluzzi of Themis Trading, New Jersey. Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link: Expired…

Wechat No.173342 04/10/2016

Helen faces a problem head on, and Johnny surprises Tom, twice. Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link: Expired in 30 days after published

Wechat No.173341 04/10/2016 GMT

The BBC news programme where you set the agenda. Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link: Expired in 30 days after published

Wechat No.173340 Google Launches New Phone and Devices

Google has unveiled a host of new software and devices. We ask technology analyst Rupert Goodwins whether the firm s bid to create an artificial intelligence digital personal assistant is likely to succeed. Also in the programme, the World Bank has said inequality across the…

Wechat No.173331 To have an axe to grind

An expression with three related but slightly different meanings connected to strong opinions Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link: Expired in 30 days after published

Wechat No.173298 The Biker Doctor Erasing Tattoos

Dr David Ores is creating a network of tattoo removal clinics across the US that provide their service free of charge. The condition is that the people they help are former gang members, ex-cons or human trafficking survivors. It makes it easier for them to…