May 26th, 2016
Episode 732 of 1091 episodes
The French government's showpiece labour reforms are under fire. Demonstrations against them have intensified, with nuclear power workers the latest to strike in protest. We'll be in Toulouse in the south, to hear why the reforms are proving so controversial. We have a special report on the world's most widely used weedkiller - a herbicide called glyphosate. The European Parliament casts doubt on just how effective Europe's new data Privacy Shield will be - and if businesses could be confused by it. And - how much more do the likes of Facebook and Twitter need to do to combat bullying and abuse on social media?
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.