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As votes are being counted in Kenya's rerun presidential election despite polling being suspended in parts of the country, the chairman of Kenya's Election Observation Group says the entire voting process is in disrepute.
Also on the programme: President Trump pledges to tackle America's addiction to strong painkillers; and the Chinese lawyer who says he was in solitary confinement for months, just for doing his job.
(Photo: Kenyan police officers peer around a building after throwing tear gas at protestors in the Kibera slum. Credit: Getty)
Two months after the Kenyan general election was declared invalid, a second election is held, but the opposition candidate is calling for a boycott.
Also in the programme: The President of the Catalan regional government delays a speech, then cancels it. And the 1,000 miles per hour car.
(Photo: Kenya"s incumbent President and the leader of the ruling Jubilee coalition, Uhuru Kenyatta, casts his ballot at Mutomo Primary School polling station in his traditional home, Gatundu, some 60km north of the capital Nairobi, Kenya. Credit: EPA/Kabir Dhanji)
A controversial re-run of August's Kenyan election - won by the government but annulled due to irregularities - is finally set to go ahead despite protests from opposition leader Raila Odinga. President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged people to carry out their constitutional right and vote. We get reaction from the Kenyan government.
Also in the programme: A UN official has urged the Iranian government to stop harassing employees of the BBC Persian service. And the rock and roll legend Fats Domino has died aged 89.
(Photo: Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta at a political rally in Nairobi. Credit: Simon Maina/AFP/Getty Images)
In a break with precedent no obvious successor to President Xi Jinping is named in the seven-man selection.
Also in the programme: Kenya's judges don't show up and Thailand prepares for King's funeral.
(Photo: China's new Politburo Standing Committee members line up as they meet with the press at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Credit: Reuters)
A new report says more than 5600 foreign fighters for the so-called Islamic State have gone back home to 33 countries around the world. We ask what policies those countries are now adopting when confronted by the returnees.
Also in the programme: We spend time with Chinese feminists as they prepare for another five years of President Xi Jinping. And the two Republican senators embroiled in a very public row with President Trump.
(Photo: A member of the Iraqi security forces removes a banner bearing the logo of the Islamic State. Credit: Mahmud Saleh/AFP/Getty Images)
China's ruling Communist Party has voted to enshrine Xi Jinping's name and ideology in its constitution, elevating him to the level of founder Mao Zedong. We discuss Xi Jinping's philosophy and what this means for Chinese politics. Also on the programme: how the alleged lover of Russia's Tsar Nicholas II is still stirring emotions; and Graca Machel, Nelson Mandela's widow, on his latest biography and his legacy.
Photo: This file picture taken on September 19, 2017 shows painted portraits of Chinese President Xi Jinping (Left) and late communist leader Mao Zedong at a market in Beijing. Credit: Getty Images