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Ten Questions That Sarah Montague Could Have Asked the EDL's Tommy Robinson

Mehdi Hasan | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Politics
Mehdi Hasan

Was it an editorial decision by the Today programme bosses, out of fear of coming across as patronising or even 'left wing', to deliberately go soft on Robinson? Or did Montague and her team just not do their homework? Here are ten questions that I've bashed out over the past hour, which the Today programme could have put to the leader of the EDL.

A Rose by Any Other Name: The Nature of Expertise

Jane Fae | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Fae

When is an expert (not) an expert? That's a question somewhat in the news this week, following a fairly furious reaction from women not at all impressed by Radio 4's apparent inability to find female "experts" to discuss breast cancer on the Today programme.

Former Newspaper Proprietor In Court Over Rape Charges

PA | Posted 07.06.2012 | UK

Former newspaper proprietor Eddie Shah is to make his first appearance in court charged with raping and abusing a girl. Shah, 68, was arrested last...

Tomorrow's World... Today's Challenge

Phil Pauley | Posted 16.04.2012 | UK
Phil Pauley

Spiralling resource costs, flooding, civil unrest, threats to biodiversity, rises in environmental refugees and even all-out war - the implications of our unsustainable lifestyles are grim to say the least. These are just some of the effects we are almost certain to experience over the next five to 20 years as the consequences of our environmental looting catch up with us.

Match Tease - Seb Coe Under Fire

Sam Fraser | Posted 25.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Sam Fraser

Children take seriously what adults take seriously. Not watching our children's matches sends a negative message to the kids and a positive one to Gove as he strides around the school gym, axe in hand.

WATCH: TV Presenter Mentions Semen During Bill Clinton Interview

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 21.12.2011 | UK Comedy

Quick quiz: what's the one thing you don't want to bring up when interviewing Bill Clinton on TV? Perjury? "Don't Ask Don't Tell"? Or, perhaps... ...