Archive for November of 2013

124 China & Japan Clash Again!

November 29, 2013

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ENW episode 124 looks at the increased tensions between Japan, China, and the USA, following China's decision to extend their air defense area to include some disputed islands in the Southeast China Sea.


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November 29, 2013
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123 World Cup: Slave Labour?

November 22, 2013

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ENW episode 123 looks at a report by the human rights organisation Amnesty International that heavily criticises the conditions of migrant workers in Qatar, host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.


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November 22, 2013
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122 Race to Rescue Typhoon Survivors

November 15, 2013

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ENW episode 122 looks at the aftermath of the terrible typhoon that rampaged through parts of the Philippines earlier this week


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November 15, 2013
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121 Rock, Paper, Robot..?

November 08, 2013

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ENW episode 121 looks at a fascinating development in robotic technology from a laboratory in Tokyo, Japan.


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November 08, 2013
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120 No Woman, No Drive..?

November 01, 2013

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ENW episode 120 looks at the ban on women driving cars in Saudi Arabia, and a song mocking this law that has become an Internet sensation.


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November 01, 2013
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