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DR BANDILE MASUKU: COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS

DR BANDILE MASUKU: COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS

UNDER THE UMBRELLA with Gauteng Health MEC, Dr Bandile Masuku, hosted by Simon Nare.
24.com
DR BANDILE MASUKU: DOCTOR TO PATIENT RATIO

DR BANDILE MASUKU: DOCTOR TO PATIENT RATIO

UNDER THE UMBRELLA with Gauteng Health MEC, Dr Bandile Masuku, hosted by Simon Nare.
24.com
PM sends unsigned letter of Parliament's request for Brexit extension to EU

PM sends unsigned letter of Parliament's request for Brexit extension to EU

Boris Johnson has tried to distance himself from a legally required request for a Brexit extension by stressing to the EU it was sent to Brussels at Parliament's bidding.
Press Association
1min
Brexit: The Backstage of a Divorce

Brexit: The Backstage of a Divorce

Reviewing the fake news and political blockages that may have contributed to the referendum result, delving deeper into the "Leave" campaign and the complex relationship between the UK and Europe. We ask: what does post-Brexit Britain look like?
Java Films
70mins
Banksters

Banksters

If HSBC were a country, it would be the fifth world economic power. From tax evasion to money laundering for the mafia and manipulation of currency, "this bank had done everything bad that a bank can possibly do." Who would dare attack it?
Java Films
86mins
Inside the Russian Info War Machine

Inside the Russian Info War Machine

Paul Moreira investigates how Russia manipulates public opinion, undermines democratic governments and attempts to alter world events. Russophobia is massive.
Java Films
90mins
South Africa: The End of a Dream

South Africa: The End of a Dream

More than half the population live below the poverty line. The ANC is rife with corruption. Hatred between communities, racially-motivated violence... is the Rainbow nation under threat?
Java Films
53mins
Mata Hari: The Naked Spy

Mata Hari: The Naked Spy

A hundred years ago, Mata Hari faced the firing squad as a convicted German spy. Was she a dangerous spy, whose boldness and sexuality threatened the establishment, or a victim entangled in a climate of blame and desperation as WWI dragged on?
Java Films
78mins
Kim Jong-un: The Man Who Rules North Korea

Kim Jong-un: The Man Who Rules North Korea

He's the world’s most enigmatic and dangerous dictator, cultivating an air of secrecy around himself and never giving interviews. He's now closer than ever to developing nuclear weapons. But what do we really know about Kim Jung Un?
Java Films
53mins
Smoke and Fumes: The Climate Change Cover-Up

Smoke and Fumes: The Climate Change Cover-Up

We reveal how the oil industry has been secretly funding scientific studies, launching false media reports and systematically deceiving the public about climate change - since 1946. Now, the first lawsuits have been filed.
Java Films
53mins
Billionaire governor’s family farms get subsidy

Billionaire governor’s family farms get subsidy

A family business of West Virginia’s billionaire governor has maxed out a taxpayer-funded subsidy program meant to help farmers through the U.S. trade war with China.
Associated Press
2mins
The Netherlands: Amsterdam's Red Light District

The Netherlands: Amsterdam's Red Light District

Amsterdam's red light district is famous for skimpily-clad prostitutes posing in lit-up windows. But residents are fed up with all the tourists and littering.
Deutsche Welle
Cyprus: Bird Killer Mafia

Cyprus: Bird Killer Mafia

Despite an official ban, birds are being killed in droves in Cyprus, and sold as a delicacy. This is having dramatic ramifications for the bird population.
Deutsche Welle
2020 Dems take aim at Trump, make their case

2020 Dems take aim at Trump, make their case

After the debate, the candidates made their case for why they should be president and attacked President Donald Trump in the process.
Associated Press
3mins
Democratic voters hope for smaller debate stage

Democratic voters hope for smaller debate stage

Voters gathered on Tuesday to watch a dozen Democratic presidential candidates partake in a spirited debate over health care, taxes, gun control and impeachment.
Associated Press
1min
What Is The Electoral College?

What Is The Electoral College?

What is the Electoral College and how does it work?
Stringr
IMF managing director forecasts growth 'slowdown' in the next year

IMF managing director forecasts growth 'slowdown' in the next year

"In two years’ time, the world has moved from synchronized upswing – in other words, accelerating growth – to a synchronized slowdown", she said.
Euronews
8mins
Protests in Minneapolis during Trump rally

Protests in Minneapolis during Trump rally

Protests were held in the streets of Minneapolis, Minnesota on Thursday night, as President Donald Trump held a rally. There was also a heavy police presence. Some of the demonstrators set Trump hats on fire.
Associated Press
1min
Trump talks about impeachment, Biden, Syria

Trump talks about impeachment, Biden, Syria

President Donald Trump was defiant in the face of an impeachment probe Thursday as he sought to convert the threat to his presidency into a weapon on the campaign trail. He held a rally in Minneapolis on Thursday night.
Associated Press
2mins
Minority communities show support for Operation Peace Spring

Minority communities show support for Operation Peace Spring

Minority communities have been voicing their support for Turkey's Operation Peace Spring, which aims to clear PKK/YPG terrorists from northern Syria and create a peace corridor
TRT World
1min
Raw Politics in full: Opening the Floodgates

Raw Politics in full: Opening the Floodgates

Tesa Arcilla is joined by politicians and journalists to discuss the major political issues that are defining and dividing Europe today.
Euronews
49mins
Facial-recognition court case in Britain

Facial-recognition court case in Britain

British police are testing controversial high-tech facial-recognition cameras. But critics say this technology raises serious privacy concerns. Now, a court will decide.
Deutsche Welle
Disputes continue over rebuilding of Notre Dame cathedral

Disputes continue over rebuilding of Notre Dame cathedral

President Macron says Notre Dame will be rebuilt in five years -- but that's a tall order. Architects say the current plan won't work. And local residents are concerned about lead emissions that were released as the cathedral burned.
Deutsche Welle
Syrian Refugees in Turkey are worried about possible deportation

Syrian Refugees in Turkey are worried about possible deportation

Recep Tayyip Erdogan is accused of planning to deport Syrian refugees. There are 3.6 million refugees in Syria right now, and many of them are worried about their future.
Deutsche Welle
IMF managing director forecasts growth 'slowdown' in the next year

IMF managing director forecasts growth 'slowdown' in the next year

"In two years’ time, the world has moved from synchronized upswing – in other words, accelerating growth – to a synchronized slowdown", she said.
Euronews
8mins
Raw Politics in full: Turkey Offensive

Raw Politics in full: Turkey Offensive

Tesa Arcilla is joined by politicians and journalists to discuss the major political issues that are defining and dividing Europe today.
Euronews
49mins
Alabama capital elects first black mayor

Alabama capital elects first black mayor

Voters in Alabama's capital have elected the first black mayor in the city's 200-year history.
Associated Press
1min
Raw Politics in full: Brexit Breakdown?

Raw Politics in full: Brexit Breakdown?

Tesa Arcilla is joined by politicians and journalists to discuss the major political issues that are defining and dividing Europe today.
Euronews
49mins
Trump impeachment tests swing district Democrats

Trump impeachment tests swing district Democrats

House Democratic freshmen, who now support an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, are explaining their decision across the country at fiery town halls.
Associated Press
3mins
Argentina's Alberto Fernandez holds campaign rally

Argentina's Alberto Fernandez holds campaign rally

Argentina's leftist candidate Alberto Fernandez, the likely winner in this month's polls, holds a campaign rally attended by hundreds of supporters.
AFP
1min
Ireland's first female Ombudsman Emily O'Reilly on democracy and transparency within the EU

Ireland's first female Ombudsman Emily O'Reilly on democracy and transparency within the EU

The Global Conversation asks Emily O'Reilly why she wants to be re-elected for another five-year term.
Euronews
8mins
Schiff: 'fringe now runs the White House'

Schiff: 'fringe now runs the White House'

Rep. Adam Schiff, leader of the House Intelligence Committee impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump, says the record of Trump's phone call with Ukraine President Zelenskiy is the equivalent of the Watergate tapes.
Associated Press
1min
Owen Jones at Tory conference: ‘A pact with Brexit party, and you’re annihilated’

Owen Jones at Tory conference: ‘A pact with Brexit party, and you’re annihilated’

Owen Jones has attended the Tory conference to find out what grassroots members think of Boris Johnson. Has the mission to 'get Brexit done' pushed the party further to the right? And do its moderate members have a home there anymore?
The Guardian
10mins
Raw Politics in full: Trade War

Raw Politics in full: Trade War

Tesa Arcilla is joined by politicians and journalists to discuss the major political issues that are defining and dividing Europe today.
Euronews
48mins
Biden to Trump: ‘I’m not going anywhere’

Biden to Trump: ‘I’m not going anywhere’

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden sent a message to President Donald Trump: “I’m not going anywhere.” Biden on Wednesday laid out his most forceful pushback yet to Trump’s baseless attacks and rebuked Trump's dealings with Ukraine.
Associated Press
4mins
Democratic candidates send well wishes to Sanders

Democratic candidates send well wishes to Sanders

Democratic presidential candidates sent well wishes to Sen. Bernie Sanders Wednesday during a gun policy forum in Nevada. Sanders was expected to attend, but he ended up undergoing a heart procedure for a blocked artery.
Associated Press
2mins
Raw Politics in full: "Final Offer"

Raw Politics in full: "Final Offer"

Tesa Arcilla is joined by politicians and journalists to discuss the major political issues that are defining and dividing Europe today.
Euronews
49mins
Jimmy Carter celebrates 95th birthday

Jimmy Carter celebrates 95th birthday

Jimmy Carter is celebrating his 95th birthday, becoming the first U.S. president to reach that milestone.
Associated Press
1min
Raw Politics in full: Pomp & Protests

Raw Politics in full: Pomp & Protests

Tesa Arcilla is joined by politicians and journalists to discuss the major political issues that are defining and dividing Europe today.
Euronews
54mins
Vermont GOP governor backs Trump impeachment probe

Vermont GOP governor backs Trump impeachment probe

Vermont's Phil Scott became the first Republican governor to support an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Massachusetts Republican Governor Charlie Baker said the proper responsibility for Congress is to investigate.
Associated Press
1min
Clinton: Trump poses a 'clear and present danger'

Clinton: Trump poses a 'clear and present danger'

Hillary Clinton on Thursday said President Donald Trump, the man who beat her in the 2016 election, posed a "clear and present danger" to the future of the country. Clinton was speaking at an event in Washington, DC.
Associated Press
2mins
Raw Politics in full: Climate Disconnect

Raw Politics in full: Climate Disconnect

Tesa Arcilla is joined by politicians and journalists to discuss the major political issues that are defining and dividing Europe today.
Euronews
48mins
Economic disillusionment feeds nationalism, says economist Thomas Piketty

Economic disillusionment feeds nationalism, says economist Thomas Piketty

Six years ago, his book "Capital in the 21st Century" sold 2.5 million copies after being translated into 40 languages. Arguably the most famous French economist in the world, Thomas Piketty is back with a controversial new book "Capital and Ideol...
Euronews
8mins
Where did the Berlin Wall once stand?

Where did the Berlin Wall once stand?

Tourists from all over the world come to Berlin looking for traces of the Wall, but 30 years after its fall they're hard to come by. Now guided tours help to fill in the blanks.
Deutsche Welle
Italy hinders help for refugees in distress

Italy hinders help for refugees in distress

Using ships and airplanes, organizations like Sea-Watch try to rescue refugees in distress. DW accompanied the crew of the Moonbird on a reconnaisance flight over the Mediterranean.
Deutsche Welle
Building bridges for Cyprus at the EU Parliament

Building bridges for Cyprus at the EU Parliament

Niyazi Kizilyurek is the first Turkish Cypriot to represent the Greek part of the island at the EU Parliament. The MEP has made it his goal to overcome Cyprus' internal division and border conflicts. He cites German reunification as his role model.
Deutsche Welle
Frontex-Deployment on Albania's border with Greece

Frontex-Deployment on Albania's border with Greece

The EU's Border Agency Frontex is to undergo a huge expansion. Its first deployment beyond the EU's borders, in Albania, is to be the first of many. The goal is to beef up border security, but critics accuse Europe of closing its doors.
Deutsche Welle
Fear of Brexit in Ireland

Fear of Brexit in Ireland

People in the Irish enclave of Drummully Polyp fear the introduction of a hard border. Some 200 live in Drummully, which is almost entirely surrounded by Northern Ireland. Many think the return of checkpoints could also lead to a return to violence.
Deutsche Welle