"BBC World news America" delivers coverage and analysis of international events and issues with a fresh perspective, connecting the dots between the United States and the world. Katty Kay serves as series anchor.

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English-speaking visitors travel the length of Japan, exploring the local culture and meeting the people. In the Tsugaru area of Aomori, John Moore explores the Kingdom of Apples.

  • 2017-11-23T09:00:00-08:00
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English-speaking visitors travel the length of Japan, exploring the local culture and meeting the people. Cveto Podlogar leads the way up to the "Palace of Crags" - the peak of Mt. Tsurugi.

  • 2017-11-24T09:00:00-08:00
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A documentary series that focuses on first-class professionals from various fields in Japan. This episode will feature Motokazu Hasuoka, Veterinarian.

  • 2017-11-27T09:00:00-08:00
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A documentary series that focuses on first-class professionals from various fields in Japan. This episode will feature Line-heating craftsman, Koichi Kuzuhara. "Bending Steel at Will"

  • 2017-11-28T09:00:00-08:00
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The program takes an in-depth look at stories in Japan and the world as they happen. Our program today is "Myanmar Elections: Opening 'Asia's Last Frontier'?"

  • 2017-11-29T09:00:00-08:00
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The program takes an in-depth look at stories in Japan and the world as they happen. Our program today is, "Singles Day Frenzy: China's Online Shopping Spree."

  • 2017-11-30T09:00:00-08:00
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The program takes an in-depth look at stories in Japan and the world as they happen. Today: Okinawa Base Relocation Goes to Court.

  • 2017-12-01T09:00:00-08:00
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Discover Japan's hottest fashion trends as TFX takes you behind the scenes to meet with Japan's leading designers and creators. This week: A Mix of Kimono and French Casual.

  • 2017-12-04T09:00:00-08:00
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Discover Japan's hottest fashion trends as TFX takes you behind the scenes to meet with Japan's leading designers and creators. This week: Street-Wise Designer Takes on the Mode Stage.

  • 2017-12-05T09:00:00-08:00
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NHK WORLD presents a variety of short programs focusing on Japan and Asia.

  • 2017-12-06T09:00:00-08:00
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During the winter months, Kushiro Marshland in eastern Hokkaido is home to the celebrated red-crowned crane. Against the ever-changing backdrop of Japan's great marshland, a love story unfolds.

  • 2017-12-07T09:00:00-08:00
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  • 2017-12-08T09:00:00-08:00
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NHK's flagship documentary that takes an indepth look at some of the political, economic, and social challenges that Japan is facing. Today: Nurses on the Battlefield - Hidden Tragedy of World War II.

  • 2017-12-11T09:00:00-08:00
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NHK's flagship documentary that takes an indepth look at some of the political, economic, and social challenges that Japan is facing. Today: The Cavalry for Reuniting - A Fukushima Samurai Festival.

  • 2017-12-12T09:00:00-08:00
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  • 2017-12-13T09:00:00-08:00
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President Obama Says the U.S .and Allies are Hitting Islamic State 'Harder Than Ever'

On today's show:

  • "BBC World News America" has exclusive access to the highly contested South China Sea where China is building artificial islands.



  • President Obama says the U.S .and allies are hitting IS 'harder than ever'.



  • A look at the first British citizen to blast off to the International Space Station.     


     


    • 2017-12-14T09:00:00-08:00
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    NHK's flagship documentary that takes an in-depth look at some of the political, economic, and social challenges that Japan - and our world - is facing. Today: Raging Earth - Extreme Weather.

    • 2017-12-15T09:00:00-08:00
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    The Mark of Beauty explores the world of beauty found in items, customs, and traditions of Japanese life and casts light on the Japanese aesthetic. Today: Toro Lantern.

    • 2017-12-18T09:00:00-08:00
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    • 2017-12-19T09:00:00-08:00
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    We visit northern Japan, Hakodate, Hokkaido region, where is famous for seafood, with Chisako Hori who is a chef of Japanese cuisine. Let's find out its seasonal ingredients and traditional cuisine.

    • 2017-12-20T09:00:00-08:00
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    FIFA Bans Sepp Blatter and Michael Platini From the Sport for Eight Years

    On today's show:

  • FIFA bans Sepp Blatter and Michael Platini from the sport for eight years.



  • A suicide attack in Afghanistan kills six American soldiers.



  • Retracing a famous solo flight, vintage biplane and all.  .


     





    • 2017-12-21T09:00:00-08:00
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    • 2017-12-22T09:00:00-08:00
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