Surprising stories from unusual places. With ideas too big for a single episode, The Compass presents mini-series about the environment and politics, culture and society.
The Inquiry gets beyond the headlines to explore the trends, forces and ideas shaping the world.
Programme examining the ideas and forces which shape public policy in Britain and abroad, presented by distinguished writers, journalists and academics.
Seriously is home to the world’s best audio documentaries and podcast recommendations, and host Vanessa Kisuule brings you two fascinating new episodes every week.
Insight, wit and analysis as BBC correspondents, journalists and writers take a closer look at the stories behind the headlines. Presented by Kate Adie and Pascale Harter.
The latest national and international news from BBC Radio 4
Download the latest documentaries investigating global developments, issues and affairs.
New research on how society works
Historical themes, events and key individuals from Akhenaten to Xenophon.
Interviews, news and analysis of the day’s global events.
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Brilliant solutions to the world’s problems. We meet people with ideas to make the world a better place and investigate whether they work.
A comprehensive roundup of the major stories from the region and the people involved and affected by them.
Rory Cellan-Jones on the latest stories in the tech world.
In-depth, hard-hitting interviews with newsworthy personalities.
Hosted by Rachel Humphreys, Nosheen Iqbal and Michael Safi, Today in Focus brings you closer to Guardian journalism. Combining personal storytelling with insightful analysis, this podcast takes you behind the headlines for a deeper understanding of the news, every weekday
The day’s top stories from BBC News. Delivered twice a day on weekdays, daily at weekends
Brighten your week with the latest BBC Radio 4 comedy, introduced by Athena Kugblenu.
Global experts and decision makers discuss, debate and analyse a key news story.
A weekly programme that illuminates the mysteries and challenges the controversies behind the science that's changing our world.