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News & Current Affairs
Africa TodayThe latest African news and analysis from the BBC African News and Current Affairs team. OutlookHuman interest stories behind the headlines. NewshourNews and analysis from around the globe. AnalysisAn in-depth look at a story in the news. Europe TodayA slice of life from European cities through the eyes of the BBC's contributors. Politics UKA round-up of the week's events in British politics.
AssignmentBBC correspondents report on events and themes in the news. DiscoveryExplores today's most significant scientific discoveries. DocumentariesA collection of BBC World Service documentary series, to listen again and download.
Global BusinessThe forces and issues driving the world of business and work. Business DailyIssues and trends emerging in the global business market. Business WeeklyA new half hour weekend edition of the best of Business Daily.
Fast TrackA weekly round-up of African sports news. World CricketGets to grips with the issues and events of the game. Sports WorldAll the international sporting action that matters - live.
Have Your Say
Over To YouTell us what you think about the BBC WS programmes.
Arts & Culture
Story StoryThe HIV/Aids education programme for Africa. World DramaHear some great British and international radio drama. BBC PromsThe world's greatest classical music festival. The ForumBridget Kendall presents The Forum, a programme to discuss and challenge big ideas. The StrandTakes you on a worldwide journey through arts, culture and entertainment.
Science & Health
DiscoveryExplores today's most significant scientific discoveries. Health CheckThe issues affecting the world of medicine and healthcare. Science in ActionA roundup of the latest news from the worlds of science and technology. One PlanetA weekly view of global development and the environment.
Religion & Ethics
Heart and SoulExplores religious belief and how it affects people's lives.
OutlookHuman interest stories behind the headlines. Letter FromA topical audio essay by a leading commentator from around the world.