Nov 3, 2011 | 0:19Dispatches The BBC's Roland Buerk on the Japanese politician's new drink - Nov.03/11 Audio
Dispatches The BBC's Roland Buerk on the Japanese politician's new drink - Nov.03/11 Nov 3, 2011 | 0:19This week in Japan, a politician drank a glass of water drawn from a puddle on the floor of the crippled Fukashima nuclear plant. And meanwhile, he reports, they're planting flowers around the plant for the visit of journalists next week. Never mind that the reactors are still unstable and their water's boiling at a bazillion degrees.
Feb 24, 2011 | 2:18Dispatches February 24, 2011 Dispatches - Whoonga vfh Audio
Dispatches February 24, 2011 Dispatches - Whoonga vfh Feb 24, 2011 | 2:18There's an new addictive street drug in South Africa that really is poison. Junkies get sick if they take it, and sicker if they don't.
Journalist Anders Kelto followed them from the streets of Kwa Dabekaa township near Durban right into the laboratory, to discover what's hooking people on whoonga.