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The Briefing, 638

Monday 21 April

Tyler Brûlé and Jason Strother discuss brand South Korea after the recent ferry disaster there, we hear why Vladimir Putin wants to make it easier to get a Russian passport, and learn about Italian newspaper Corriere della…

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The Globalist, 646

Monday 21 April

Nataliya Gumenyuk and Robert Fox discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine, Naveena Kottoor reports live from Algiers, FT’s Kiran Stacey explains the UK’s public political forums, and Vincent McAviney reviews the morning’s…

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The Monocle Weekly, 250

Sunday 20 April

Andrew Tuck and Tom Edwards host this week’s edition of the Monocle Weekly, featuring interviews with author John Spurling, founder of “movement creators” Purpose, Jeremy Heimans, and the now-former administrator of the…

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The Foreign Desk, 15

Saturday 19 April

Is the political biography still a relevant force in our understanding of those who shape the world around us? Three biographers explain what it's like to have exclusive access the lives of some of the world's most influ…

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The Stack, 86

Saturday 19 April

This week Tom Edwards sits down ‘Porter’ magazine’s fashion director Gabriele Hackworthy to discuss A-list cover shoots and fashion retail in print. Plus, we go to Nottingham where a magazine-lovers treasure trove has…

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The Curator, 131

Saturday 19 April

Markus Hippi presents the best of the week’s programming from Monocle 24, including a look at La Paz’s renewed public infrastructure, a tribute to branding genius Wally Olins, and a sit-down with Australian chef, Donna Hay…

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The Menu, 131

Friday 18 April

We head to Northern Chile to find out why more fish is being eaten now than at any other time of the year, meet top Australian food author Donna Hay, and Tony Conigliaro – one of the world’s most celebrated drink developers…

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Midori House, 633

Friday 18 April

We discuss today’s top news with Samira Shackle and Darren McCaffrey, speak to our Caracas correspondent Irene Caselli, and also review this week’s film releases..

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The Briefing, 637

Friday 18 April

This one-hour show airs at 12 noon London time and includes analysis of the day’s news in Europe. This is also our drivetime show for the US East Coast.

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The Globalist, 645

Friday 18 April

We're live in Geneva and Donetsk for the latest on the crisis in eastern Ukraine. We also head to Algiers for an election update, review the morning newspapers with Harvey Morris and get the business news from Leo Shanahan…

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The Monocle Daily, 639

Thursday 17 April

We remember Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez, ask a pool of experts what they think Vladimir Putin's end game is and head to Toronto for the launch of Rob Ford's re-election campaign.

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  • Is the political biography still a relevant force in our understanding of those who shape the world around us? Three biographers explain what it's like to have exclusive access the lives of some of the world's most influential figures. Featuring David Nasaw, Jacqueline Kent and Stefan Kornelius.
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