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Description
An International News Story of the Previous Seven Days
Language
🇬🇧 English
last modified
2018-12-07 23:47
last episode published
2018-12-08 08:00
publication frequency
4.15 days
Contributors
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Number of Episodes
158
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8.12.2018

360 - Should Museum Artefacts be Returned?

This week’s ENW podcast reports on a controversial subject – should artefacts in famous museums be returned to the places they were originally taken from? A delegation from Easter Island has appealed for the return of several statues that they claime...
8.12.2018

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30.11.2018

359 - ENW...on Easter Island!

In this special edition podcast, and our first recorded from a small island in the Pacific Ocean, ENW visits four locations in one of the most mysterious places on Earth - Easter Island! (PDF) Download MP3
30.11.2018

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24.11.2018

358 - ENW...in Santiago!

In this special edition podcast, and our first in the South America, ENW visits four outstanding locations in one of the most vibrant cities on the continent - Santiago! (PDF) Download MP3
24.11.2018

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16.11.2018

357 - ENW...in Sydney!

In this special edition podcast, and our first in the Sothern Hemisphere, ENW visits four vibrant locations in one of the most picturesque cities in the world - Sydney! (PDF) Image credit: Wikipedia Download MP3
16.11.2018

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2.11.2018

356 - Controversy Hovers over World’s Tallest Statue

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on the unveiling of the world's tallest statue in northern India. The 182m giant commemorates one of India's independence leaders and is an incredible 50 metres taller than the next highest statue. The ...
2.11.2018

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26.10.2018

355 - The Only $7 Banknote in the World!

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on the country in the world that issues a $7 banknote. At first this might seem a bit different, but when Zimbabwe once had a $100 trillion banknote then perhaps it isn't that strange! So which country ...
26.10.2018

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19.10.2018

354 - Humans Can Recognise 5,000 Faces!

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on an insightful new study released by a university in the north of England that has concluded that the average person can recoginse up to 5,000 faces! The University of York’s Psychology Faculty study ...
19.10.2018

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12.10.2018

353 - £1m Graffiti Painting Shredded

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on a bizarre end to a much- anticipated auction for a picture by one of the world's most secretive artists. The UK-based graffiti artist Banksey is well-known for his artwork popping up on buildings aro...
12.10.2018

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5.10.2018

352 - Where the Streets have...Unusual Names!

This week’s English News Weekly podcast reports on street names. OK at first this might not seem to be the most exciting of topics, but actually the city of Brussels has decided to shake up how the Belgian capital names new roads and streets. Instead...
5.10.2018

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21.09.2018

351 - ENW...in Vienna!

In this special edition podcast ENW visits four atmospheric locations from the capital of Austria - Vienna! (PDF) Download MP3
21.09.2018

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7.09.2018

350 - ENW...in Helsinki!

In this special edition podcast ENW visits four captivating locations from the Nordic city of Helsinki! (PDF) Download MP3
7.09.2018

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3.09.2018

349 - ENW...in Nuremberg!

In this special edition podcast ENW visits four fascinating locations from the mediaeval city of Nuremberg! (PDF) Download MP3
3.09.2018

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13.08.2018

348 - China Bans Pooh!

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on an extraordinary story from China with reports detailing that a new movie centred around the character of Winnie the Pooh will be banned. The new film, which reintroduces Pooh to his grown up owner C...
13.08.2018

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3.08.2018

347 - Sweden’s Crown Jewels Nabbed!

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on a daring jewelry heist of some of Sweden’s royal jewels from a cathedral in the country’s capital of Stockholm. Two thieves organised a lightening raid on a cathedral that held some of the funeral re...
3.08.2018

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27.07.2018

346 - Eunuch Bodyguards on Duty

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on a remarkable story from India. Bihar State, located in the north-east of the country and the third largest by population in India has decided to implement a policy to help protect vulnerable girls an...
27.07.2018

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20.07.2018

345 - The Scorpion Invasion!

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on scary news from Brazil where a huge increase in the number of people being stung by scorpions in towns and cities have been reported. Brazil is home to four of the deadliest scorpion species in the w...
20.07.2018

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13.07.2018

344 - Are you Afraid of Friday 13th?

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on something a little bit different from our usual news stories from somewhere around the world. This week our podcast centres on a date, the date this podcast will be released on – Friday 13th. We will...
13.07.2018

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6.07.2018

343 - 12-Year Old Sailor Breaks Record

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports a remarkable achievement by one French schoolboy who has set a new sailing world record. The 12-year-old set out from southern England in a small single-handed dingy to cross one of the busiest shipping...
6.07.2018

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29.06.2018

342 - The Fight to Save the Banana!

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports very worrying news for anyone out there who has a fondness for bananas! The second most grown fruit in the world (yes ENW knows it is technically a berry) is in danger of being wiped out by a powerful f...
29.06.2018

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15.06.2018

341 - Hope, Triumph, Desire & PKs!

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on the start of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The 21st edition of the tournament will see 32 countries from around the globe competing to be crowned World Champions. Spread across 11 cities in the ...
15.06.2018

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8.06.2018

340 - Unethical Sponsorship in Sport?

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on a growing dilemma for sports teams and major global events – is any kind of sponsorship ok? Almost all sports teams have at least one major sponsor, whilst conferences, meetings and global events usu...
8.06.2018

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1.06.2018

339 - Beetles, Lions, Trees & Flowers

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on the annual report by the International Institute of Species Exploration that lists all the new animals, plants, marsupials and microbes that have been discovered in the last 12 months. In total there...
1.06.2018

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27.05.2018

338 - The Movie Poster King!

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on the incredible career of Bill Gold, an American graphic designer who was behind some of the most iconic movie posters of all time. Mr. Gold passed away this week at the age of 93 in New York, 76 year...
27.05.2018

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25.05.2018

338 - The Movie Poster King!

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on the incredible career of Bill Gold, an American graphic designer who was behind some of the most iconic movie posters of all time. Mr. Gold passed away this week at the age of 93 in New York, 76 year...
25.05.2018

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18.05.2018

337 - Nothing is Impossible!

This week's English News Weekly podcast reports on a remarkable achievement by one extraordinary man who has scaled the highest mountain in the world – despite being a double amputee. The 69-year old climber from China lost both his legs more than 40...
18.05.2018

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