BBC Newshour

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Recent Episodes

Far Right Defeated In Austria Poll

The leader of Austria's Green Party to be the country's next president; Italy reform vote to decide PM's future; Fake US embassy in Ghana shut down.

(Photo: Norbert Hofer, presidential candidate for Austria Freedom Party. Credit: Getty)

Fidel Castro's Funeral

Castro's ashes interred; Italy referendum; Motherhood & addiction

Cubans Bid Farewell to Castro

Fidel Castro's funeral cortège reaches its final destination; On the front line with Shia militias outside Mosul; Angolans prepare to enter a new political era.

(Photo: Fidel Castro's funeral cortège. Credit: STR/AFP/Getty Image)

Taiwan Trump Call

China lodges protest with US; Italy referendum; inventor of General Tso's Chicken dies.

Photograph shows US President-elect Donald Trump and Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Shock election defeat for Gambian president

A political shock in The Gambia as controversial president Yahya Jammeh unexpectedly loses the country's presidential election; British 80s pop legends Duran Duran lose a legal battle to win back the rights of some of their hits; former Mexican president Vicente Fox on US President-elect Donald Trump.

(Image: Incumbent Gambian president Yahya Jammeh leaves a polling booth after casting his vote in Banjul, The Gambia on 1st December 2016. Credit:Marco Longarimarco Longari/AFP/Getty Images)

General James 'Mad Dog' Mattis

President-elect Trump names his secretary of defence; 4 cities announce they will ban diesel vehicles by 2025; shock result in Gambia election as incumbent Yahya Jammeh is defeated.

(Picture: General James Mattis testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington July 27, 2010, on his nomination to be Commander of U.S. Central Command. Credit: REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Picture)