We look ahead to political talks in Hong Kong, discuss the wider strategy of Isis, explore the role of the “Responsibility to Protect” doctrine in the context of Libya and review the morning newspapers.
As Indonesia’s new president is inaugurated, we assess what kind of leader he might be, plus news of the search for a Russian submarine off the Stockholm archipelago and journalist Matt Bai discusses his new book.
Broadcast’s Peter White introduces highlights from this year’s MIPCOM conference, we meet playwright Jingan Macpherson Young as her new production Filth opens in London and we hear live music from New Build.
What the resignation of two ministers from Shinzo Abe’s cabinet means for the leader, we discuss the significance of Nigeria being declared free of Ebola by the World Health Organisation, review the North American papers…
Award-winning photographer Davide Monteleone introduces his new exhibition and we meet the directors of new film The Possibilities are Endless, which explores musician Edwyn Collins’ rehabilitation following a stroke.
From Monocle's new studio in Tokyo, foreign editor Steve Bloomfield presents a special discussion on Shinzo Abe’s premiership featuring professor Koichi Nakano of Sophia University in Tokyo and the Times’ Asia editor Ric…
We present coverage of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests and the battle for the Syrian border town of Kobane. We also broadcast from Frieze art fair, visit Toronto’s Aga Khan Museum and speak to the Mayor of Helsinki.