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Wechat No.552 16/05/2016

Peggy has made up her mind, and Johnny helps out at Brookfield. Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link: Expired in 30 days after published

Wechat No.551 Refugees and Responsibility

Angelina Jolie Pitt tells the BBC the global refugee system has broken down. We ask – who s responsible for fixing it, and what are the urgent steps that need to be taken? Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link: Expired…

Wechat No.550 PM: Jolie-Pitt says refugee system breaking down

Pakistan could beat polio in months , China ignores Cultural Revolution anniversary, new hope for Holy Land s minefield churches, one billion face global flooding risk by 2060, charity warns Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link: Expired in 30 days…

Wechat No.549 Afghanistan s Ski Club

Christoph Zuercher is a Swiss journalist who was inspired to start a ski club in Afghanistan after working on a story in the central highlands of the country. Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link: Expired in 30 days after published

Wechat No.548 Charity Warns of Mass Climate Related Flooding

Christian Aid says a billion people may face global flooding by 2060; body shaming in Pakistan; Angelina Jolie Pitt s migrant plea. Picture: Flooding in Metro Manila, Philippines (credit: Matthew Gonzalez-Noda / Christian Aid) Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link:…

Wechat No.547 Tom Hanks

Kirsty Young s castaway is Tom Hanks. From Big to Sleepless in Seattle , Captain Phillips to Apollo 13 , his long and distinguished film-making career has brought him multiple awards and many plaudits. He s the recipient of eight Emmys, one Bafta and four…

Wechat No.546 Libya Crisis Talks

De-mining on the West Bank; Rohingyas flee to Bangladesh; Art and music in 1980s West Berlin (Picture:Libya has been beset by instability since the ousting of long-term leader Muammar Gaddafi Credit: Getty) Direct Link: Cdn Link: Recommended in Mainland China Original BBC Link: Expired in…

Wechat No.545 Are Refugees a Boon or Drain on a Host Economy?

What are the costs to host countries of the global migrant crisis? Venetia Rainey reports from Lebanon, where poverty levels have increased since the influx of refugees from Syria. But Massimiliano Cali, senior economist at the World Bank, shows us how their data and analysis…

Wechat No.544 Citizen Kane

In 1941 the young Orson Welles revealed his first film. He had written, directed and starred in, the story of a great American press baron who dies bitter and alone. Hear archive interviews with Orson Welles about the movie, and the inspiration behind it. Photo:…

Wechat No.543 16 May 2016: The Pin (Series 1, Ep 2)

Another chance to hear Alex and Ben in their weird twist on the double-act sketch show. Strap in for a 15 minute delve in to a world of oddness performed in front of a live studio audience. The Pin are an award-winning comedy duo, and…