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PRI's The World: 04/24/2015 The migrant crisis in the Mediterranean: What's driving people to flee, and how could a European Union plan stem the flow of would-be refugees? Also, it's been two years since the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh. We find out how some of the survivors are faring. There's also another anniversary today, though a much lighter one. Forty years ago "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" hit the silver screen.
PRI's The World: 04/23/2015 The White House says two aid workers ? one American, one Italian ? were accidentally killed in a drone strike against al-Qaeda in January. We'll hear more about the American aid worker, Warren Weinstein, from a friend and former colleague. Plus, a Syrian filmmaker tells us about his cousin, a farmer who was forced to join President Bashar al-Assad's army. We'll also visit the University of Texas, El Paso where the student body is 80 percent Latino, but its buildings are 100 percent Bhutanese.
PRI's The World: 04/22/2015 Saudi Arabia has resumed air strikes on Yemen, just hours after saying its bombing campaign was over. We'll get the reaction from a Yemeni human rights worker who's currently stuck in London. Also, why are scientists using hockey to track climate change? Plus, Norway is getting rid of FM radio. What are they thinking? Don't touch that dial...
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Gallipoli to mark Anzac centenary Australia and New Zealand prepare for ceremonies in Turkey in honour of soldiers who fought at Gallipoli 100 years ago.
Pakistani activist killed in Karachi A leading Pakistani activist is shot dead, and her mother left seriously injured, after leaving a seminar on torture in Karachi.
IS posts 'health service' video Islamic State appears to have released a promotional video for its own health service featuring NHS-style branding and an Australian doctor.
Weekly Wrap: Nasdaq, Greece and Comcast
Kai's weekly chat about the week in business news.
How much paper would it take to print the Internet?
U.K. college students calculated how much paper it would take to print the Internet.
Amazon's cloud services rain profits
Amazon dominates the cloud sector ? a market it created.
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