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The middle ground
‘Just an ordinary family, with the usual               toilet,’ exhorts Mike in the pilot episode – another
calamity’: so chimes the theme tune to new US          smart exercise in economy of explanation.To fill in
sitcom The Middle, and as bite-sized breakdowns        the gaps, youngest son Brick is a ‘clinically quirky’
go, you could do a lot worse.                          loner whose best friend is his backpack; awkward
    Drawing inevitable comparisons with former TV      teenager Sue screams enthusiasm, despite her
favourite Malcolm In The Middle (presumably its        inability to get anything right; and eldest child Axl,
                                                                                                                                ns
                                                                                                                 5        reasoatch...
producers were hoping to reap a spot of merit by       is a muddle of hormonal moodiness.
association when they named the show), there are
some staggering similarities (surely that’s the same
                                                           A full season of the show was commissioned
                                                       after only two episodes were aired, and it’s not                    to w
oddball little brother? No?). However, the ‘Middle’    hard to see why. The writing is crisp and funny,
of the new show’s title does not refer to a put-       without being too clever for its own good. And
upon sibling, but pretty much everything else.
    Set firmly in Midwestern America (in the
                                                       the central theme of a family struggling, but
                                                       content to get on with the business of getting
                                                                                                                Chuck
fictitious Orson, Indiana – ‘home to the world’s        on, is one that strikes a chord with many in these       This action-comedy series follows
largest polyurethane cow’), the show features          more cash-strapped, matter-of-fact times.                the escapades of computer
a middle-class family, whose middle-aged mum,              ‘The kids are the drama in the parents’ lives,’      nerd turned NSA government
Frankie Heck (played by Patricia Heaton of             observes Heaton. ‘Anyone who has kids knows              operative Chuck Bartowski
Everyone Loves Raymond fame) faces a daily             that this is what causes most of the road-bumps          (played by Zachary Levi). We’ve
battle to keep her clan’s middle-of-the-road           in your house – trying to keep them healthy,             got two episodes showing on
ambitions on track.                                    clean, fed and getting their homework done. It’s         board, so here are five reasons
    All deadpan delivery and blunt honesty,            all about juggling them.’                                why you should be keeping
Frankie’s husband, Mike, is played by the fantastic        That could make for some pretty mundane              company with TV’s geekiest spy:
Neil Flynn (best known as the surreal, antagonistic    viewing were it not for the good-natured chemistry
janitor from Scrubs) while, in descending order of
age, their kids Axl, Sue and Brick make up the rest
of the Heck family pack.
                                                       that runs throughout the show, ensuring that the
                                                       only thing that familiarity breeds is a knowing
                                                       smile.‘There is an optimism in the face of all these
                                                                                                                1    If, like many of us, you were
                                                                                                                     a secret fan of The OC then
                                                                                                                     Chuck is for you, as it was
    ‘So Brick is                                       difficulties,’ Heaton explains, flexing her newfound,           created by Josh Schwartz – the
weird, Sue has                                                                     easy-going Illinoisan             same man who brought us
no recognisable                                                                        sensibility. ‘You live        the sun-soaked teen drama.
talent and Axl                                                                           in the Midwest of
is flushing his
future down the
                                                                                          America, what
                                                                                           could go wrong?’
                                                                                               The answer
                                                                                                                2    The show has some inspired
                                                                                                                     cameo appearances, from this
                                                                                                                     generation’s Mr Superman,
                                                                                           is plenty. But no         Brandon Routh, to everybody’s
                                                                                           more than the             favourite Quantum Leaper,
                                                                                          usual calamity.            Scott Bakula.



                                                                                                                3    If a good old spy flick is your
                                                                                                                     thing, then Chuck should
                                                                                                                     be too, as it pays homage to
                                                                                                                     many favourite spy movies,
                                                                                                                     especially the 1985 classic
                                                                                                                     Spies Like Us starring Chevy
                                                                                                                     Chase – who has also
                                                                                                                     appeared in the show.



                                                                                                                4    McG, the director of last
                                                                                                                     summer’s post-apocalyptic
                                                                                                                     blockbuster Terminator
                                                                                                                     Salvation, acts as an executive
                                                                                                                     producer of the show and
                                                                                                                     directed its pilot episode.



                                                                                                                5    Witty, fast-paced dialogue,
                                                                                                                     quirky characters and inventive
                                                                                                                     gadgets keep this show fresh
                                                                                                                     and fun, as proven by its three
                                                                                                                     successful seasons to date.
                                                                                                                                                                        TV Comedy A-Z
30 Rock                                   Dilbert                                   The Middle                                   The Simpsons


                                          Clever animated series based on
Two episodes of this hit US sitcom,       the seminal comic strip by Scott          Brand new sitcom from the US, told
written by and starring Tina Fey. She     Adams. Dilbert is a cubicle-dwelling      from the perspective of a mother of          Two episodes of fun with everyone’s
plays Liz Lemon, the head writer of a     employee for a large soulless             a middle-class, semi-dysfunctional           favourite TV family. In one episode,
sketch show, who must deal with an        corporation, so many of the gags          family in Midwest America. In this           Lisa enters a crossword tournament.
arrogant boss and a crazy new star, all   may ring true with those who work         episode, Frankie struggles in her job        In the other, Mr Burns wins a
while trying to keep the show running.    in an office environment.                  at a car lot, as she is yet to sell a car.   basketball team in a poker game.




Better Off Ted                            Hank                                      My Name Is Earl                              Smile.TV


                                                                                                                                 A series of comedy sketches with
New comedy drama from the US.             Timely sitcom starring Kelsey             US sitcom starring Jason Lee as Earl         universal appeal. From practical
Ted Crisp loves his job running           Grammer as Hank, a former corporate       Hickey, a former smalltown criminal          jokes to observational gags, this
the research and development              CEO who moves his family from New         trying to right all the wrongs from          show will tickle even the hardest
department at Veridian Dynamics.          York to a small town in Virginia after    his past in the name of karma. In this       of funny bones and have you
The only problem is, Ted has morals       losing his job. But adjusting back to a   episode Earl tries to make amends to         laughing non-stop.
and the company does not.                 humble life isn’t easy.                   a local stuntman.




The Big Bang Theory                       Just For Laughs                           The Office: An                                Two And A Half Men
                                                                                    American Workplace

                                          A hilarious collection of practical,
Geeky US comedy about Leonard             non-verbal jokes, played on                                                            Hit US sitcom starring Charlie
and Sheldon: two brilliant but            unsuspecting victims and captured         US version of the hit British sitcom         Sheen as Charlie: a man whose
socially awkward physicists, who find      on hidden cameras anywhere from           about a group of everyday office              life is turned upside down when
out about life outside the laboratory     streets to shopping malls.                workers, starring Steve Carell as            his brother Alan and 10-year-old
from a free-spirited woman named                                                    Michael, the tactless manager of             nephew Jake move into his Malibu
Penny who moves in next door.                                                       a smalltown paper company.                   bachelor pad.




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 DRAMA




                                                                                 The Mentalist
Chuck
                                         Eastwick                                                                        Psych

                                                                                 American crime-drama about
                                         Pilot episode of the glossy new         Patrick Jane, a former well-known
US comedy-drama focusing on              serial drama about the lives of three   TV psychic who is hired by the          Comedy drama about a novice
Chuck, a 20-something computer           normal women from the small             Californian Bureau of Investigation     sleuth called Shawn, who is hired
geek who accidentally downloads          town of Eastwick, who, following        to help solve crimes using his          by the police after he cons them
critical government secrets into his     a chance meeting at a wishing           observational and hypnotism skills.     into thinking he has psychic powers.
brain and is then turned into a secret   fountain, find themselves bestowed       In this episode, the team investigate   In this episode, Shawn attempts to
agent by his friend in the CIA.          with magical powers.                    the murder of a National Guard          negotiate with a gunman who is
                                                                                 veteran.                                holding up a bank.




                                         House
Damages                                                                          Privileged

                                                                                                                         Royal Pains
                                         Two episodes of the Golden Globe-
Legal thriller set in the world of       winning medical mystery drama
New York City high-stakes litigation.    starring Hugh Laurie as Gregory         In this comedy-drama, a Yale-
Damages follows the turbulent lives      House, an anti-social maverick          educated journalism graduate            New drama about Dr Hank Lawson
of powerful lawyer Patty Hewes           doctor willing to do whatever it        called Megan reluctantly becomes a      who, after being shunned by the
(an Emmy Award-winning turn              takes to solve puzzling cases. In       live-in tutor for two spoiled grand-    medical community, turns to a new
from Glenn Close) and her bright,        one episode, House takes drastic        daughters of a Palm Beach cosmetics     career as a high society on-call
ambitious protégé Ellen Parsons.         measures in an attempt to to stop       business magnate. In this episode,      doctor. In this episode, a ballerina
In this episode, Patty receives an       his hallucinations.                     Megan accepts a date with Rose’s        loses consciousness after eating junk
anonymous threat.                                                                headmaster.                             food for the first time in years.



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 KIDS




                                                                                Powerpuff Girls
Ben 10
                                       Mouss & Boubidi                                                                Steven Spielberg
                                                                                                                      Presents Animaniacs

The amazing adventures of Ben,         Madcap animated fun about Mouss,         Buttercup, Bubbles and Blossom are
a young boy who can change into        a laid-back eight-year-old boy from      three little girls with superhuman
10 different alien species. In this    the Pacific Isles, and Boubidi, his       powers that allow them to combat      This Warner Bros classic cartoon is
episode, Ben has his hands full when   excitable walrus best friend. The        all kinds of trouble – when they      possibly the wackiest, most off-the-
he has to stop an alien mummy from     pair are never short of an adventure     are not going to school like normal   wall animated series ever created.
unearthing a rare and dangerous        or two.                                  children.                             Join Yakko, Wakko and their sister
element.                                                                                                              Dot as they make mischief with the
                                                                                                                      lives of everyone they meet.




                                       My Gym Partner’s
                                       A Monkey

Camp Lazlo                                                                      Pinky And The Brain

                                       A clerical error sends 12-year-old                                             Tangerine And Cow
                                       Adam Lyon to a school for zoo
Bean Scout Lazlo, a fun-loving,        animals, but luckily his best friend,    The adventures of two white mice:
free-spirited spider monkey, and       Jake the monkey, is there to help        a scheming genius called Brain and    Tangerine And Cow follows the trials
his two bunkmates, Raj and Clam,       him adjust. In one episode, Jake tries   a dimwitted simpleton called Pinky,   and tribulations of the most crazy,
wreak havoc on a very disciplined      to use a shiny doorknob to hypnotise     who constantly plot to take over      truculent and totally bonkers family
summer camp.                           the school.                              the world from the basement of a      since families were invented.
                                                                                suburban house.
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                                                                                                                           LIFESTYLE

 SHOWBIZ
                                          SOUND STAGE
Behind The Scenes



Go behind the scenes with E! on
the set of Avatar (showing on board
selected flights). Featuring interviews
with its acclaimed director James
Cameron and stellar cast including
Sam Worthington and Sigourney                                                                                             Culinary Asia
Weaver.



                                         Discovering                                                                      Discover the interplay of history and
                                         Masterpieces Of                          London Live Special                     culture behind some of Asia’s most
                                         Classical Music                                                                  iconic cuisine.



                                                                                  Recorded at London’s flamboyant,         Eco-Solutions
                                         Robert Schumann’s famous piano           stylish and historic music venue
                                         concerto is not a traditional virtuoso   Koko, London Live presents Lily
                                         showpiece but a cooperative              Allen. Performing a collection of
                                         venture between the soloist and the      her greatest hits including The Fear,   Eco-Solutions first travels to Cuba
                                         orchestra. German musicologist Wulf      Smile, Who’d Have Known and 22,         to see the environmentally friendly
Celebrity RSVP                           Konold explains the special features     Lily also gives an exclusive and very   way electricity is reaching rural
                                         of the composition using concert         entertaining interview.                 villages.Then witness one man’s
                                         footage of the Argentinean piano                                                 plan for reducing Mexico’s need
                                         virtuoso Martha Argerich.                                                        for freshwater, and hear a former
                                                                                                                          Beatle’s innovative plan for reducing
Profiling the greatest celebrity events                                                                                    carbon emissions.
and the people who create them. In
this episode, celebrity make-up artist
Joanna Schlip throws a launch party                                                                                       Mansions
for her book Glamour Gurlz. Watch
the team put together this amazing
party at Oxygen Bar in Los Angeles.
                                                                                                                          Unveiling the realities of luxury
                                                                                                                          residential construction, Mansions
Fashion Police                                                                                                            lets viewers discover how multi-
                                                                                                                          million dollar homes are designed
                                                                                                                          and built, from rough sketches to
                                                                                                                          jaw-dropping completion.
Because it’s not about all the awards,
it’s about the couture! Combing the                                               Music Videos
red carpet circuit at the 2010 Golden    George Michael:                                                                  Sarawak: More
Globe Awards to bring viewers the        Live In London                                                                   Than Paradise
lowdown on who’s hot and who is                                                   Sit back and relax with the latest
most definitely not.                                                               music videos from around the world,
                                         George Michael’s recent world tour       including Michael Bublé (pictured).     Explore the enchanting state of
                                         was an instant sell-out. Here he                                                 Sarawak – Malaysia’s largest – which
Running In Heels                         brings his show to Earls Court in                                                is endowed with the world’s richest
                                         London, performing a selection of                                                and most diverse ecosystem.
                                         his classic hits to a rapturous crowd.
An exciting new series following
the hectic lives of three real interns
working at renowned New York
fashion magazine Marie Claire.




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                                            NATURAL WORLD

 HISTORY
                                                                                                                              BUSINESS
Fossil Detectives



Fossils hold the key to discovering
the mysteries of ancient life, and
provide a tantalising glimpse of
worlds long gone. In this episode,
the Fossil Detectives are on a journey
throughout the British Isles, piecing      21st Century Shark
together the clues that unlock the
secrets of Britain’s extraordinary past.                                           Return Of The
                                           In warm waters worldwide,               White Lion                                Business Of Sport
                                           sharks are suffering from human
The Melakan                                environmental pressures everyday.
Portuguese: Preserving                     Do these secretive monsters             Tales of the existence of white lions     Follow the money, big advertising
Their Heritage                             still deserve their ruthless, killer    have been passed down through             campaigns and sponsorship deals
                                           reputation? And just how well have      four centuries of African folklore. But   behind major international sporting
                                           these prehistoric predators adapted     today no white lions are thought to       events. This fast-paced and highly-
Experience the rich cultural               to survive in the 21st century?         exist in the Timbavati range where        informative show features interviews
heritage of the Malaysian Melakan                                                  they originated. That was, until a        with leading sports figures, behind-
Portuguese community, and their                                                    team of conservationists brought          the-scenes news and regular updates
desire to preserve their language,                                                 one special lioness and her three         on the latest technologies.
tradition, religion and arts.                                                      cubs out of captivity and into the
                                                                                   natural habitat of their origins.
                                                                                                                             The Leaders



                                                                                                                             Groundbreaking CNBC show,
                                                                                                                             featuring one-on-one interviews with
                                                                                                                             influential leaders from the world of
                                                                                                                             business, politics and beyond.
                                           Dark Days In
                                           Monkey City
                                                                                                                             The Merchants Of Cool

                                                                                   Saving Luna: A Whale
The Queen                                  The Sri Lankan city of Polonnaruwa,     Story                                     Take a look behind the scenes of
                                           once ruled by Buddhist and Hindu                                                  the creators and sellers of popular
                                           kings, is now home to large                                                       culture who have made teenagers
                                           populations of grey langur and          A touching, true story about Luna,        the most lucrative consumer
Ground-breaking series dramatising         toque macaque monkeys. A myriad         a baby killer whale, who gets             demographic in America.
key turning points in the life and         of gangs and troops fight to survive     separated from his family on the
reign of Queen Elizabeth II using five      in this abandoned temple city, where    rugged, wild coast of Vancouver
leading British actresses to play the      food is scarce and drama is plentiful   Island. Now alone, Luna seems             World Business
monarch at pivotal times.                  – revealing intense tales of love,      determined to make friends with           Special Edition
                                           treachery, betrayal and triumph.        humans, with mixed results. This
                                                                                   wonderful story explores one of
Saving Britain’s Past                                                              life’s greatest mysteries – how to        Bringing you tomorrow’s business
                                                                                   explain the often strong connections      trends today. This lively and
                                                                                   between humans and animals?               informative show provides an
                                                                                                                             in-depth review of global events,
Series exploring the changing                                                                                                from a business perspective,
attitudes towards the past in post-                                                                                          investigating key trends in industry,
war Britain; how feelings about                                                                                              environment, politics, entertainment
British history have developed, what                                                                                         and fashion.
those shifts tell us about Britons and
how they’ve been shaped into the
nation they are today.
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 SCIENCE AND
 TECHNOLOGY
                                                                                                                         RELIGIOUS
Bang Goes The Theory


An irreverent and fun magazine-
style series looking at cutting-edge
science, with big stunts, team
challenges and glimpses of the
technology of the future.
                                        Globe Guides
                                                                                Positive Footprints


                                        Journey around the globe to the                                                 Ilmuwan Islam Season 3
                                        world’s most opulent palaces.           A fascinating and compelling
                                        In Europe, Adela Ucar visits the        documentary series about the
                                        stunning Palace of Versailles just      impact of travellers who choose to      Historical, biographical documentary
                                        outside Paris, before heading onto      spend their holidays volunteering       celebrating the achievements of
                                        Madrid’s Royal Palace in Spain.         with less fortunate communities.        great Muslims from diverse fields.
                                        Meanwhile, Ian Wright learns about      From re-building schools, bridges       This documentary also explores the
                                        the Imperial Habsburg family’s lavish   and improving water supply, watch       meaning of `Islam Hadhari’ and its
                                        lifestyle and their equally grand       these small groups of travellers work   role in the quest of knowledge.
Rough Science: Colorado                 palaces in Vienna.                      against the clock, exhaustion and
                                                                                the weather to ensure they leave a
                                                                                positive footprint.                     In The Name Of Islam

Five scientists are taken to a
remote location and set challenges                                                                                      Islam has as much meaning for
to be completed with only basic                                                                                         people living in today’s modern
equipment and whatever they                                                                                             world, as it did for the people living
can find or extract from the local                                                                                       1,400 years ago. Islam itself is a way
environment. In this episode, the                                                                                       of life for over a billion people. Learn
team are based high up in the peaks                                                                                     more about the Muslim faith as we
of Colorado in an old ore-processing                                                                                    bring the world of Islam to you.
mill in the San Juan mountains.

                                        Metropolis                                                                      Jejak Rasul 11
Time Warp
                                                                                World Café Asia
                                                                                                                        Travel around the world to witness
                                        A city slicker’s guide to the                                                   how Islam has influenced a global
MIT scientist and teacher Jeff          architecture, design and urban style                                            culture and way of life.
Lieberman presents a world normally     of some of the most recognised          Street food has aways been one
beyond our senses with the use          cities in the world.                    of the cornerstones of Asian life.
of high-speed HD cameras. In this                                               The local food and drink can often      Mesopotamia
episode, the team spends some quiet                                             bring an insight to the history and
time skipping stones with Guinness      My City My Life                         geography of its people, and is
World Record holder Russ Byars.                                                 one of the best ways to taste local     Dubbed the ‘cradle of civilisation’,
                                                                                culture. Our roving host, Bobby         Mesopotamia witnessed the rise and
                                                                                Chinn, brings us the tastes of Asia     fall of many ancient leaders and their
WSJ Tech Watch                          Legendary South African musician        from its street stalls to hawker        kingdoms, where prophets of Islam
                                        and anti-apartheid activist Hugh        centres, hip bars to hot spots.         arrived and made their mark with
                                        Masekala takes viewers around                                                   their teachings. Uncover the ancient
All the latest trends and innovations   Johannesburg, from the townships                                                history of this fertile land through
from the world of technology, from      to the tourist gems. Meanwhile,         Inseat Exercise Video                   artifacts found within this much
the latest developments on the          Czech supermodel turned                                                         coveted area, now identified as parts
corporate war against spam email,       philanthropist, Petra Nemcova, takes                                            of Turkey, Syria and Iraq.
to the world’s first underwater          viewers on a journey through ‘the       Exercises and stretches that can be
sports car.                             city of a hundred spires’ – Prague.     done in your seat to ensure you
                                                                                arrive feeling refreshed.



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                                                                                                                         Soccer Stories
                                                                                 MainSail
Barclays Premier
League World                             The Contenders

                                                                                 In this sailing magazine show, host     This show takes a look at the many
The English Premier League is                                                    Shirley Robertson hitches a ride to     different levels of football, from
widely regarded as the most              The Contenders takes an in-depth        St Tropez in southern France. This      the leading professionals down to
exciting football league in the          look at the nations gunning for         playground of the rich and famous       grass-roots level. More than 2,500
world, attracting the top players        World Cup glory. With three World       will host the 26th ‘Les Voiles de St    teams take to the football field
from across the globe. Here, you         Cup successes to their name already,    Tropez’, a classic event that gathers   in Germany’s capital Berlin every
can catch up with the latest action,     Germany are one of the world’s          the most extraordinary modern           Saturday. Soccer Stories follows four
news and interviews.                     great footballing powers and, while     sailing boats alongside the most        different teams on the same day
                                         their team does not always contain      beautiful traditional yachts.           – the best, the worst, the smallest
                                         the most exciting players, their                                                and the bravest – as they all strive
                                         never-say-die attitude means they                                               for the same goal; victory.
                                         must always be considered potential
                                         tournament winners.




The Contenders
                                                                                 New York Marathon
                                         Living Golf
                                                                                                                         World Of Badminton
This instalment of The Contenders
looks at the chances of England                                                  Now entering its 40th year, the
ending 44 years of hurt in South         With just a few months to go until      New York City Marathon has              Exclusive interviews and behind-
Africa this summer. With just one        the Ryder Cup takes place at Celtic     witnessed amazing performances          the-scenes features with the biggest
World Cup win to their name,             Manor in South Wales, host Justin       and documented remarkable stories       stars of the game. This magazine
on home soil in 1966, England’s          Armsden catches up with European        of personal triumph and defeat. This    show also features highlights from
campaigns tend to end in glorious        captain Colin Montgomery and US         show tells the story of the 2009 race   the most prestigious competitions in
failure. But with the impressive Fabio   supremo Corey Pavin to see how          across the Big Apple.                   the calendar.
Capello in charge, many feel that        they are preparing for the big event.
this could be their year.                We also find out how the Celtic
                                         Manor resort is gearing up to host
                                         golf’s most exciting team event.
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                                                  MALAY




                                                 Ole Ole Chef Wan


                                                 Chef Wan, hos rancangan masakan
                                                 yang memaparkan pelbagai
                                                 masakan eksotik serta enak, juga          A Journey Of Famous
                                                 sering menyertai aktiviti sosial          Japanese Architectures
           Special VJ                            seperti penerimaan anugerah dan
                                                 pelancaran buku masakan.
                                                                                           A look at some well-known Japanese
           Famous Taiwanese female pop trio                                                architecture which. History, tradition
           She bring fans and viewers together   Ole Ole Chef Wan                          and sophisticated craftsmanship,
           to preview some of their favourite                                              such as Tosho-gu, Horyu-ji, and
           music videos and share their                                                    Katsura Imperial Villa demonstrate
           personal insights and stories.        Food show starring Chef Wan, who          there is much to be explored.
                                                 not only spends the show cooking
                                                 various exotic, mouth-watering
                                                 dishes, but also partakes in several
           World Walker – Beijing                social activites, such as accepting
                                                 gifts and launching cookbooks.

           Travel show exploring the hot
           spots and attractions of China’s
           capital, Beijing. From the
           symmetrical lanes (hutongs) and
           traditional courtyards (Siheyuan)
           to the now famed cafés, bars,
           clothing and handicraft shops that
           line its hutong laneways.



                                                 Laluan Rempah


                                                 Menjejaki laluan dagangan gemilang
                                                 lampau yang menghubungkan Timur
                                                 dan Barat, dokumentari kembara ini
                                                 meneroka laluan rempah dunia dan          Kyotaro Nishimura’s
                                                 gaya hidup, budaya serta tradisi yang     Train Mysteries
                                                 lahir dari era tersebut.

                                                                                           Television adaptation of the works
                                                 Spice Routes                              of prolific Japanese novelist Kyotaro
                                                                                           Nishimura, author of more than
                                                                                           400 novels, whose travelling
                                                 Covering the glorious era of the          mysteries have become ubiquitous
                                                 greatest trade routes connecting the      throughout Japan.
                                                 East and West, this documentary
                                                 travelogue explores the world’s spice
                                                 routes and the lifestyles, cultures and
                                                 traditions they helped create.
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A Railway Journey To                                                                    Hotspots
Hot Springs In Asia
                                       Classic comedy starring Ibrahim                                                                  Kodambakkam Iskool
                                       Mer’asly, Hind Abi Al Lame’ and                  Culinary show with celebrity
Hop aboard the train and take in the   Layla Karam. Ibrahim & Hind try                  interviews. In this episode actor
breathtaking scenic hot springs of     to educate illiterate senior students,           Boman Irani, who used to run a                  People from various linguistic
Taiwan, Malaysia, Korea, Thailand      but it won’t work without the                    successful wafer business, shares               backgrounds sign up to learn Tamil
and Vietnam. More than enough to       principal’s help.                                his passion for food.                           at an evening school situated right in
relax your mind, body and soul!                                                                                                         the heart of Kollywood. Needless to
                                                                                                                                        say, most of the students are aspiring
                                                                                                                                        actors than scholars!




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Host Kataoka Tsurutarou goes           The ER of the Middle East, Lahazat               for the number one spot – rated                 Koffee With Anu
in search of top buckwheat             Harega is a medical drama that                   on grit, glamour, popularity,
noodles throughout Japan, visiting     follows the daily happenings of the              achievements and sheer desirability.
historic restaurants, exploring the    doctors, nurses, and interns at a                This episode showcases the 10 best              Take a peek into the personal lives of
manufacturing process and looking      hospital in Egypt.                               dressed women in Bollywood.                     the most popular personalities from
for authentic recipes.                                                                                                                  South India, in the fields of music,
                                                                                                                                        arts and television. Host Anu sheds
                                                                                                                                        light on sides of the celebrities that
                                                                                                                                        are not normally seen.


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