Every year in Pakistan more than 100 people, most of them women, are known to be victims of acid attacks, while numerous other cases go unreported. With little or no access to reconstructive surgery, survivors are left physically and emotionally scarred. This extended version of an Oscar-winning film follows pioneering British plastic surgeon Mohammad Jawad as he travels to the country to treat two victims, 39-year-old Zakia and 23-year-old Rukhsana, who were both maimed by their husbands.
Saving Face: True Stories. Channel 4: 10.00pm
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Channel 4: 9.00pm
Having survived for five weeks on 'The Island with Bear Grylls', the castaways who made it through the whole ordeal...
Pixie's Sex Clinic
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Sky Atlantic: 10pm
Season three of the hit show filmed on the streets of Dublin kicks off on Sky Atlantic tonight as our rag-tag group of...
Uefa Champions League: Bayern...
Bayern Munich host Atletico Madrid in the return leg of their semi-final clash. Following a 1-0 win in the first leg,...TV3 |
UTV Ireland: 9pm
We've seen Louis Walsh get a face full of muck as he and the other celebs have driven all sorts of mad cars around obstacle...
Britain's Billionaire Immigrants
Channel 4: 10.00pm
A one-off special documentary that offers a fascinating insight into the lives of the wealthy Chinese elite who are making...