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Burundi profile - Timeline
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written by British Broadcasting Corporation (2014),
Source: www.bbc.co.uk
This page on the BBC News website displays a timeline of major events in the history of Burundi.
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Correspondent, Dying To Leave
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directed by Sun Shuyun, 1960-; presented by Olenka Frenkiel, fl. 1988; produced by Frank Smith, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 47 mins
In June 2000, 58 Chinese nationals were discovered in a truck at Dover Ferry Port in the UK. Packed like cattle in a container with no air, food or water, they suffocated to death. An estimated 100,000 Chinese people entrust their lives to human smugglers or 'Snakeheads' every year. For huge fees, they are promise...
directed by Sun Shuyun, 1960-; presented by Olenka Frenkiel, fl. 1988; produced by Frank Smith, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Correspondent (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 47 mins
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Disaster, Cut Price Tragedy
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written by British Broadcasting Corporation; produced by Nigel Levy, in Disaster (Sydney, New South Wales: Futuremedia, 2013), 30 mins
ValuJet Flight 592 crashed into the Everglades on May 11, 1996, killing all 110 passengers on board. ValuJet's outsourcing of maintenance work and the FAA's struggle to monitor ValueJet's activities lead to major safety lapses.
written by British Broadcasting Corporation; produced by Nigel Levy, in Disaster (Sydney, New South Wales: Futuremedia, 2013), 30 mins
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Disaster, Unflyable Plane
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written by British Broadcasting Corporation; produced by Bryn Higgins, fl. 1992, in Disaster (Sydney, New South Wales: Futuremedia, 2013), 29 mins
This documentary re-enacts the events surrounding the crash of United Airlines Flight 232 on July 19, 1989. Brought on by a failure in the plane's tail-mounted engine, this crash killed 111 people.
written by British Broadcasting Corporation; produced by Bryn Higgins, fl. 1992, in Disaster (Sydney, New South Wales: Futuremedia, 2013), 29 mins
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Dream House, Dream House, Episode 6
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produced by Paul O'Connor, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
This series guides us through the building of a house of the future. The house will be eco-friendly and high-tech, using the latest in intelligent technology, green building, and eco-friendly materials. In this episode the focus is on the family becoming acquainted with the house, a bedroom makeover, and on testin...
produced by Paul O'Connor, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Dream House (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1999), 29 mins
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Frank Hurley: The Man Who Made History
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directed by Simon Nasht, fl. 2000-2014; produced by Anna Cater, fl. 1997, Australian Film Finance Corporation and British Broadcasting Corporation (Australia: Mitra Films Pty Ltd, 2007), 59 mins
Frank Hurley’s photos of Antarctic heroes, World Wars and mysterious natives in faraway jungles grabbed the attention of all who saw them. But just how real were they? Was he a giant in photography or just a conjurer with a camera?
directed by Simon Nasht, fl. 2000-2014; produced by Anna Cater, fl. 1997, Australian Film Finance Corporation and British Broadcasting Corporation (Australia: Mitra Films Pty Ltd, 2007), 59 mins
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The Global Spread of HIV
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written by British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, originally published 2005),
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written by British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, originally published 2005),
Source: news.bbc.co.uk
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Horizon, Season 50, Episode 11, Where Is Flight MH370?
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directed by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016; produced by Zoe Heron, fl. 1990-2016 and Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 50, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 53 mins
The disappearance of Flight MH370 stunned the world. In an era of smart-phones and sat-nav, how could a 270-ton passenger jet vanish into thin air? It was a rude awakening for all of us - showing just how far we are from the world we imagined we lived in - in which every move is monitored all the time. Horizon tel...
directed by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016; produced by Zoe Heron, fl. 1990-2016 and Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 50, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 53 mins
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Horizon, Season 53, Episode 11, Horizon: Dippy And The Whale
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directed by Annie MacKinder, fl. 2018; produced by Annie MacKinder, fl. 2018 and Nikki Seare, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 53, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide), 56 mins
The Natural History Museum in London is undertaking the biggest challenge in its 130-year history. Dippy, the museum’s iconic dinosaur, has taken centre stage for decades – but this venerable beast is not even a real fossil. Now, Dippy has been taken down, to be replaced by a 25-metre blue whale – a real ani...
directed by Annie MacKinder, fl. 2018; produced by Annie MacKinder, fl. 2018 and Nikki Seare, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 53, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide), 56 mins
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In pictures: Fighting in Chad
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This page on the BBC News website contains a 2008 gallery of photos of the fighting in Chad between government forces and rebels.
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