7:10 Our Own Odysseys - Spanish Cuisine

Tasting the traditions of Spain... Since moving to Madrid with his Spanish wife, James Blick has celebrated the annual pig slaughter, and being a man, was selected to eat the best of Basque cooking.


7:30 The Sampler

A weekly review and analysis of new CD releases.

8:15 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.

8:40 Global Neighbours - India

Our correspondent in India, Bangalore-based Shoba Narayan, reports on another gang-rape – this time in Mumbai; the Indian rupee in free-fall; and the colourful celebrations held for Krishna's birthday.

9:06 The Tuesday Feature: Is the Auckland Supercity Working?

Simon Mercep anchors a special panel discussion exploring the success of Auckland's local body reforms, including the results of new research conducted by AUT (RNZ)

10:00 Late Edition

A review of the news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11:06 The Putumayo World Music Hour - Brazil

Hosted by Rosalie Howarth, The Putumayo World Music Hour is an internationally syndicated radio show that takes listeners on a weekly journey through the music of many different cultures around the world.

We travel to Brazil for the sensual sounds of samba and bossa nova fused with electronica and neo-soul as well as in their more classical forms.

See the Putumayo website for more about this programme