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20040725A document sheds light on the past. 1/5. Valentiner's Watch: The story of an eagle and a swastika engraved on a watch. Then News.
20040815"

In the run up to a new series of the award winning investigative history series Document, Sunday Best revisits five notable programmes from previous years. Presented by Mike Thomson.

4/5. Sisters of Kali

Why would a respected Irish headmistress travel to India and change her name to Sister Nivedita? It means The Dedicated One and, 100 years later, the repercussions of her remarkable dedication can still be felt.

Mike Thomson follows a trail of documents from Calcutta to Galway, New York and eventually into the heart of the Sri Lankan jungle where he comes face to face with arguably today's most ruthless terrorists of all.

Then News."

20040815In the run up to a new series of the award winning investigative history series Document, Sunday Best revisits five notable programmes from previous years. Presented by Mike Thomson.

4/5. Sisters of Kali

Why would a respected Irish headmistress travel to India and change her name to Sister Nivedita? It means The Dedicated One and, 100 years later, the repercussions of her remarkable dedication can still be felt.

Mike Thomson follows a trail of documents from Calcutta to Galway, New York and eventually into the heart of the Sri Lankan jungle where he comes face to face with arguably today's most ruthless terrorists of all.

Then News.

20040822"

In the run up to a new series of the award winning investigative history series Document, Sunday Best revisits five notable programmes from previous years. Presented by Mike Thomson.

5/5. The Day They Made It Rain

On 15 August 1952, in the picturesque Devon village of Lynmouth, a devastating flood cost 34 lives. It rained so hard it didn't seem entirely natural and some said it wasn't.

Document looks at new evidence on the imprecise science of cloud seeding. It reveals who had secrets to keep an what the implications are now for us all.

Then News."

20040822In the run up to a new series of the award winning investigative history series Document, Sunday Best revisits five notable programmes from previous years. Presented by Mike Thomson.

5/5. The Day They Made It Rain

On 15 August 1952, in the picturesque Devon village of Lynmouth, a devastating flood cost 34 lives. It rained so hard it didn't seem entirely natural and some said it wasn't.

Document looks at new evidence on the imprecise science of cloud seeding. It reveals who had secrets to keep an what the implications are now for us all.

Then News.