London: the millionaire magnet

RADIO: London is the city with the most multi-millionaires in the world, according to a new list of the mega-wealthy. Voice of Russia’s Nima Green reports on why London is such a big draw to those with cash to splash. The capital is home to 4,224 ‘ultra-high net worth’ residents, showing that despite Britain’s austerity measures, plenty…

Afghan opium heads for record high

RADIO: The UN says that the opium crop in Afghanistan is increasing for the third year running. According to their latest information Afghanistan is moving towards record levels of opium cultivation, as other markets fail, twelve years after the fall of the Taliban. Voice of Russia’s Nima Green reports. An Afghan farmer walks amongst a…