NewsPod

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Daily programme highlights from BBC Radio News. Interviews and reports from BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 5 live, the BBC Asian Network and the BBC World Service.

Are Taleban prepared to end ties with al Qa'eda ? / Cuba and US battle drugs-traffickers / Should UK have a 6-day working week ? / How bizarre research leads to scientific breakthroughs.
Family feud probed in France killings / Prince Harry deployed to Afghanistan / Joan Bakewell: '1.4m over-65s drink too much'
France gun victims shot in head / Draghi in ECB euro rescue plan / The Further Tale of Peter Rabbit.
British PM says the economy is 'rebalancing' / Robinson condemns Belfast riots / Wheelchair rugby at the Paralympics.
PM rejigs his government / Two nights of rioting in North Belfast / Man gets "pregnant" / Bowie exhibition
Overhaul continues for UK education sector / "Bladerunner" controversy at Paralympics / Margeret Thatcher's suits up for auction / Musicians team up for Africa Express train
Squatters face fines or prison sentences / Berezovsky loses court case to Abromovich / Israel and Iran / Sri Lanka Paralympic high jumper / Virtual kissing
University's visa licence revoked / Barclays new boss / Flu research / Republican Convention / Festival in the Desert / Paralympics Opening Ceremony
Wealth tax / Honours system / Mali refugees / Syria medical aid / Paralympics: will it change attitudes to disability? / Big wild cats
How to increase Britain's air capacity? / Rachel Corrie's family loses court case / Cannabis study / Titanic replica / Iraq Youth Orchestra / Paralympics founder tribute
Syria rebels say they shot down helicopter / Richard Branson wants rail franchise delay / US Republicans / The art of procrastination / Clacton 'lionhunt'
Good news for UK economy ? / "Sun" defends publication of naked photos of Prince Harry / British Syrians divided over crisis in homeland / Has the grave of Richard III been found ? / Speaking to the Secret Footballer.
Inquiry into South African mine killings / Asil Nadir jailed for 10 years / Paralympic athletes who harm themselves to perform better.
Right-to-die man Nicklinson dead / Dozens killed in Kenya clashes / Naked Prince Harry photos online.
Ethiopian leader Meles Zenawi dies / US army chief's plane hit by rocket / The classifications at the Paralympics.
Gu Kailai jailed for murder of Briton / Nadir guilty of Polly Peck theft / Duke of Edinburgh leaves hospital.
Public anger over South African shootings / Has Ian Brady revealed where victim is buried ? / Pussy Riot members jailed / Competition to design a better toilet / When Jonathan Agnew met Alice Cooper / Gilbert and Sullivan - in Spanish.
British Muslims go to fight in Syria / Court says "locked in" man cannot have medical help to die / Changing ethnicity of US elite / New awards for UK's emergency services / Why Radio 1's jingles will be no more.
Fall in UK jobless total / Blast at Damascus army base / Gun-crime levels drop in England & Wales / Plight of families of sex-offenders / "Fake airline" is investigated / Why British comedians aren't laughing about the Olympics.
Former Syrian PM says Assad losing control of country / What's the best way to measure inflation ? / Pakistanis' views on India after 65 years of independence / The power of cultural diplomacy.