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Jarvis Cocker on the memorable contents of his loft, whether he’d write some of his Pulp lyrics about sex and consent now and growing up in Sheffield in the 80s during Thatcherism. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUogWould Jarvis Cocker write some of the lyrics he wrote for Pulp back then about sex, consent and voyeurism?The singer-songwrite…
 
The move to exclude ZTE and Huawei brings Canada in line with its intelligence partners in the US, UK, Australia and New Zealand. We ask Canadian technology journalist Takara Small why the country took a long time to impose the ban. Also in the programme, food delivery drivers in the United Arab Emirates have been on strike, concerned at the rising…
 
The Ukraine war turns from a conflict about land and about values into a worldwide warning that food may run short for millions. The US ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, tells this programme about what she thinks can be done about it and how far the US prepared is to go.Also in this edition of Newshour: we hear from a pro-d…
 
Roy Hodgson’s first game as a football manager was in 1976. On Sunday, he oversees his last match. His 46-year-long career has seen him manage in England, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Switzerland and Italy, as well as several stints at the international stage, most famously leading England at three major tournaments. He talks to Today’s Garry Richardso…
 
Long speeches were made in Glasgow at COP26 about the need for us all to use public transport.But from Monday, Scotland will see its train services cut by a third. This is because of driver shortages caused by a pay dispute between Scotrail and the Aslef union. Joining us this morning was Robert Sampson from the passenger representative body in Sco…
 
The suspect in Saturday’s killing of ten people at a Buffalo supermarket allegedly wrote a document endorsing the Great Replacement Theory. It’s a racist far-right conspiracy theory that falsely states there’s a secret plan to replace white people through increased immigration and other means. In the United States some politicians and mainstream me…
 
Ally Salama’s company makes content that aims to improve mental health awareness in the Middle East – he’s experienced clinical depression himself. The podcast Ally presents – Empathy always wins - has had millions of downloads and EMPWR is valued at more than a million dollars. In this episode of Million by 30, Felicity Hannah asks Ally how his ow…
 
A Russian man has turned the walls of his shopping centre into an anti-war protest.In a tiny town eight hours north of Moscow, Dmitry Skurikhin has been painting the names of Ukrainian towns that have been attacked by the Russian army on the side of his building."For the first few weeks of the war our people didn't know what was happening," said Dm…
 
သောကြာနေ့ မနက်ခင်း သတင်းများ ( ၂၀ မေ၊ ၂၀၂၂)စစ်ကောင်စီတပ်တွေ ပစ်ခတ်မီးရှို့တာတွေခံနေရတဲ့ ဒီပဲယင်းနဲ့ရေဦး အစပ်က ရွာတွေမှာ ဘယ်လို ရင်ဆိုင်နေရလဲ။ ဖမ်းဆီးနှိမ်နှင်းမှုတွေကြောင့် ရပ်ထားတဲ့ မန္တလေးက သပိတ်တွေ ပြန်ထွက်လာ။ ဖားကန့်မှာ ဖုန်းအင်တာနက်တွေ အသုံးပြုလို့မရတာ ၉လ ပြည့်ပြီ။ စစ်တွေမှာ ဓာတ်လိုက် သေဆုံးသူ ၅ ဦးအထိရှိ။ အစားသောက်ကို လက်နက်အဖြစ် ရုရှားသုံးလို…
 
Vivienne Nunis is joined by Alexander Kaufman from the Huff Post in New York, and Jeanette Rodrigues from Bloomberg in Mumbai.We start with the war in Ukraine and the ripple effects it's having on global food supplies.Plus we look at Indonesia resuming palm oil exports next week - one of the world's most important commodities.The leader of the US H…
 
“None of the politicians are close to decision making today”.When Guinea’s army toppled the sitting – and unpopular – president Alpha Conde in September last year, people celebrated in the streets. Even opposition politicians expressed a cautious welcome – and supported a transition to civilian rule of over a year or more. But now, eight months on,…
 
The United States Secretary of State, Anthony Blinken, accuses Russia of using food as a weapon of war - holding "hostage" food supplies that are usually exported to millions of people. Daniil Melnychenko is a data analyst at Informall Business Group - based in Odessa - he tells us about the issue.Indonesia will resume palm oil exports next week - …
 
All thirty current NATO members have to approve membership for Sweden and Finland but one country - Turkey - is threatening to exercise its veto, accusing the two Nordic neighbours of harbouring Kurdish militants. Also on the programme: the UN security council meets to discuss the global food shortage caused by the war in Ukraine; we hear from a Uk…
 
Tree mortality in tropical moist forests in Australia has been increasing since the mid 1980s. The death rate of trees appears to have doubled over that time period. According to an international team of researchers, the primary cause is drier air in these forests, the consequence of human-induced climate change. According to ecologist David Bauman…
 
Last week cryptocurrency suffered it’s ‘black Wednesday’ moment. Investors raced to withdraw their funds and more than $200billion was wiped off the cryptocurrency market. One currency lost 98% of its value. Ironically it was a so-called “stablecoin”, whose value is meant to be pegged to currencies like the dollar, that collapsed.Was this a solitar…
 
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