Friendship between women in El Salvador's prisons, a 'Crazy Rich Indian' wedding, a far-right advent calendar

December 13, 2018

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A view of the illuminated City Palace that is colored with different lights

A view of the illuminated City Palace, one of the venues for the pre-wedding celebrations of Isha Ambani, daughter of the Chairman of Reliance Industries, Mukesh Ambani, is seen in Udaipur, in the desert state of Rajasthan, India, Dec. 9, 2018.


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A second Canadian citizen has been detained in China. We find out what these two arrests have to do with the previous detention in Canada of a top Chinese business executive, and with ongoing trade disputes between the US and China. Plus, in El Salvador, a miscarriage could land you in jail. And a who's who at a Crazy Rich Indian wedding. Those stories, and the news, today on The World.

Music Heard on Air

The songs played between segments during this episode included:
Song: Tassi
Artist: Vaudou Game
Label: Hot Casa Records
Song: Soma
Artist: The Putbacks
Label: HopeStreet Recordings
Song: Blur
Artist: Minco Eggersman & Theodoor Borger
Label: Butler Records
Artist: Beyoncé
Label: Columbia

Stories in this Edition