BBC Newshour

BBC's most experienced correspondents bring you compelling interviews on every subject. From devastating natural disasters to inspiring triumphs of the human spirit, BBC Newshour has the world covered.

Recent Episodes

Hundreds Feared Drowned in Mediterranean

Migrant boat sinks off Crete; Estonia and the cyber threat; pain drug Fentanyl explained.

Picture: A child eats a biscuit as he sits on the ground with refugees upon their arrival with a boat near the village of Finokalia in the southern Greek island of Crete on May 31, 2016. More than 2,500 people have died trying to make the perilous journey across the Mediterranean sea to Europe so far in 2016, the UN said on May 31. Credit: AFP/Getty Images

River Seine Highest for 30 Years

Louvre & Orsay museums in Paris closed as art works moved amid rising flood water; Malawi music archive; The universe is expanding faster than was believed

Artwork in Louvre Threatened by Floods

The Louvre is evacuated ahead of anticipated floods in Paris; Mother of swapped baby returns to Dallas; Ehsan Jafri's daughter speaks about the killing of her father in the 2002 Gujarat riots.

(Picture of Nemours, south of Paris, where 3,000 people have been evacuated from the town centre. Credit: AP)

Germany votes on Armenian "genocide"

German parliament recognises Armenian "genocide"; Baby mix-up in El Salvador; Is it inevitable that we marry the wrong person?

The World's Longest Rail Tunnel Opens Under The Alps

The world's longest and deepest rail tunnel opens under the Alps in Switzerland; 40 dead tiger cubs found in Thai temple, Japanese military join search for missing child abandoned in bear-inhabited mountain forest.

(Photo: An Italian train makes its way at the north entrance of the new Gotthard Base Tunnel. Credit: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty)