Published: Fri, 03 Aug 2007 10:26:27 +0100Copyright: (C) BBC 2007
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Wed, 01 Aug 2007 08:00:00 +0100It reads like a soap opera, but this is not fiction: round-the-clock confinement, crippling illness, rape, escape, suicide and murder - women who go overseas to work as maids often encounter unforeseen terror and tragedy.
Fri, 27 Jul 2007 08:00:00 +0100In the tremendous upheaval of Indian partition in 1947, two complete strangers, one Muslim and one Hindu, help each other to survive.
Wed, 25 Jul 2007 08:00:00 +0100Paul Bakibinga explores some of the ways individuals, communities and governments are trying to tackle obesity.
Mon, 23 Jul 2007 12:00:00 +0100Ukraine and Moldova... Are thay caught in a no man's land between the EU and Russia?
Mon, 23 Jul 2007 08:00:00 +0100Homosexuality is one of the world's biggest taboos. Clare English explores what it is like to be gay and asks why some societies are more tolerant than others?
Thu, 19 Jul 2007 16:00:00 +0100Ilana Rehavia travels to Japan to uncover what is behind the country's intricate and highly specific sex industry.
Wed, 18 Jul 2007 11:00:00 +0100Paul Bakibinga travels to the suburbs and townships of South Africa to meet people struggling with their weight, and to find out what lies behind the obesity explosion.
Mon, 16 Jul 2007 12:00:00 +0100Turkey seeks EU membership despite a fraught relationship with Europe.
Fri, 13 Jul 2007 14:00:00 +0100Two Ukranian women, classmates when they were at school in Kiev, married husbands in Israel and Lebanon, on different sides of the Middle Eastern political divide.