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Winner of the Sony Radio Academy Award in 2008 and Bronze winner in 2011 for best news and current affairs radio show, Newshour presents an all-encompassing explanation of the day's lead story, compelling reports from the BBC's team of correspondents and probing interviews with the newsmakers at the heart of every story.
Sunday, February 1, 2015 8:34amKey Nigerian city under attack; Japan's proactive pacifism; solo dining
Saturday, January 31, 2015 3:00pmApparent execution of Japanese hostage by IS; Bahrainis stripped of citizenship; Spain's Podemos party hoping to follow Syriza.
Saturday, January 31, 2015 8:18amPodemos protests in Madrid; UK psy-ops plans; rapping against rap sexism
Friday, January 30, 2015 2:00pmEugene de Kock paroled, Greece turns back on troika;Rap mogul on murder charge
Friday, January 30, 2015 9:26amEugene de Kock released; compensation for Fiji nuclear test veterans; Winston Churchill: great Briton?