Nights for Tuesday 28 January 2020
7:12 New Zealand and the World.
Nina Hall, Assistant Professor of International Relations at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies joins us for her debut as a regular nights contributor. Tonight she asks How transformative has the Labour coalition government's foreign policy been? And what are the international issues likely to be in 2020, an election year?
7:30 Song Crush
The first Song Crush of the year has some songs nostalgic for the 80s, as well as some up-and-coming local musicians and more. Host Kirsten Johnstone is joined by Tony Stamp and Waveney Russ.
8:15 Dateline Pacific
RNZ Pacific's daily current affairs programme covering the major Pacific stories of the week, with background and reaction from the people making the news.
8:30 Window on the World
BBC´s Valeria Perasso talks to the daughters of those accused of some of the worst crimes in Argentina's history - all members of the military and police forces during the country's last and brutal dictatorship.
9:07 Raising The Bar
Are devices expanding children's horizons or are they a bad substitute for human connection? In an increasingly digital and anonymous world, with technology transforming how we act, react, and interact, it's uncertain whether human relationships are still important to learning. Mohamed Alansari explores what he has learnt from his research on relationships, aspirations and success. Recorded at the Raising the Bar night in partnership with the University of Auckland.
Lately with Karyn Hay is a late night radio show on RNZ National, with an eye on live events, an ear for music, a great sense of humour and a genuine interest in people and their stories.
11:07 Worlds of Music
After 11 on Worlds of Music, Trevor Reekie features an interview with Indian vocalist Anandi Bhattacharya, a child prodigy in a family filled with illustrious musicians. Her father, Debashish Bhattacharya is considered the greatest slide guitarist in India and together they recorded Anandi's debut album called Joys Abound. The 23-year-old Anandi is the second member of the Bhattacharya family to win the prestigious Songlines Music Award. Debashish, was a winner in 2016. . . and 2020 saw Anandi win Best newcomer Award…. She is a young woman with a very promising future.