The Newsmakers

Will Iran's death sentences affect the anti-government protests?

Five protestors in Iran have been sentenced to death and thousands are still being held in detention; much of the world is outraged by Iran's brutal crackdown on demonstrators. In the first part of our show, we discuss whether protestors continuing bravery could lead to any change. In the second part of our show, we tackle issues of population growth as the world reaches an alarming milestone - 8 billion. Guests: Shahriar Ahy Senior Adviser to the Iran Transition Council Robin Maynard Population Matters Director Max Lawson Head of Inequality Policy and Advocacy at Oxfam

Iran Protests: Supreme leader lays blame on country's enemies

Iran Protests: Supreme leader lays blame on country's enemies

Iran Protests: Nine people killed in demonstrations overnight

Iran Protests: Nine people killed in demonstrations overnight

Iran Protests: Supreme leader lays blame on country's enemies

Iran Protests: Supreme leader lays blame on country's enemies

Over 1,500 people killed during protests in Iran - report

Over 1,500 people killed during protests in Iran - report

How will Europe cope with the latest strikes?

How will Europe cope with the latest strikes?

What has changed in Tunisia since the Arab Spring?

What has changed in Tunisia since the Arab Spring?

Is China expanding its military influence in South America?

Is China expanding its military influence in South America?

Why is Sweden allowing fueling of hatred?

Why is Sweden allowing fueling of hatred?

Could paying families 1 million yen to move solve Tokyo's overpopulation?

Could paying families 1 million yen to move solve Tokyo's overpopulation?

Why are several countries secretly helping Myanmar's military junta despite sanctions?

Why are several countries secretly helping Myanmar's military junta despite sanctions?

Beyond Borders: From ridicule to reinvention

Beyond Borders: From ridicule to reinvention

Will an early election in Pakistan resolve the political turmoil?

Will an early election in Pakistan resolve the political turmoil?

Biden faces backlash over classified document scandal

Biden faces backlash over classified document scandal

Is Germany falling back on the promise of reducing pollution?

Is Germany falling back on the promise of reducing pollution?

Why is Greece trying to criminalise aid workers?

Why is Greece trying to criminalise aid workers?

Will the UK government's response to the civil servants strike work?

Will the UK government's response to the civil servants strike work?

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