October 28th, 2015
Episode 532 of 864 episodes
Will Alassane Ouattara's landslide election victory bring prosperity to Ivorians?Cynthia Ohayon at the International Crisis Group in Abidjan gives us her assessment. Also in the programme, the European Parliament has rejected a plan to give individual member states the power to ban genetically modified food. We host a discussion between GM supporter Ian Duncan, who is a Scottish Conservative MEP, and Bart Staes, a Belgian Green MEP, who is anti-GM. Plus we talk to Philippe Mellier, chief executive of diamond giant De Beers about why his company is running out of things to sell. And we have a report on the new generation of board games that are proving a big hit with investors.
Have you trembled ‘round the campfire as the ghost stories are told? Do tales of horrors wrought by nature and beyond strike fear in your soul? Is it best when you are afraid to turn out the light? Thrill to stories that strike at your deepest fears, as host Stephen Kilpatrick brings the best of horror fiction to your ears and your mind, read to you by the most chilling narrators that podcasting has to offer. <br /> <br /> Podcasting the finest in genre fiction, Tales to Terrify is where the depths of horror reveal the truths of good, evil, and the human spirit in the District of Wonders podcast network. Like all shows in the District of Wonders, Tales to Terrify is supported by a welcoming community of dedicated fans and contributors. Subscribe today, and begin your journey through the spine-tingling depths of storytelling.<br /> <br /> Everyone has a story in the District of Wonders. Come and find yours.