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

30 Years After Chernobyl, Is Nuclear Safe?

Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster; Inquest rules Hillsborough football fans were unlawfully killed; In the midst of a political crisis and an economic slow-down, is Brazil ready for The Olympics?

(Photo: The former Chernobyl nuclear power plant, including destroyed reactor four, as well as the New Safe Confinement structure that will one day enclose the remains of reactor four, stand behind the abandoned city of Pripyat. Credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Damning Hillsborough Verdict

Inquest finds 96 Liverpool football fans 'unlawfully killed' in 1989 crush; 30 years since the Chernobyl nuclear disaster; Space probe to test Albert Einstein's 'equivalence principle', which is a bedrock of the general theory of relativity.

(Photo: Mary Corrigan shows a photograph of her son Keith McGrath, who was 17-year-old when he died in the Hillsborough disaster, as she emerges from court after hearing the unlawful killing verdict at the Hillsborough inquest. Credit: EPA / Peter Powell)

Can Saudi Arabia Cure Its "Addiction To Oil"?

Saudi Arabia's cabinet has approved a plan to diversify the kingdom's oil-dependent economy; Two more people have been hacked to death in Bangladesh, one of which was the editor of the country's only gay rights magazine; Why are we so determined to avoid "spoilers" to our favourite television shows?

(Photo: Saudi Defense Minister and Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has announced his economic reform plan known as 'Vision 2030'. Credit: FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

Nepal One Year On

Red tape impedes reconstruction; Imploding Republicans; Uber referendum

Photo Credit: Getty Images: 'Reconstruction Slowly Begins One Year After The Nepal Earthquake'

Obama Arrives in Germany Amidst Trade Row

Obama says 'TTIP will create new jobs'; Angélique Kidjo on Papa Wemba's death; Astronaut Tim Peake runs a marathon in space.

(Photo: Protesters angry over the secrecy of ongoing TTIP negotiations. Credit: EPA)

Interview with President Obama

Obama rules out Syria ground troops; woman behind Whiskey Tango Foxtrot; Papa Wemba passes away.

Photograph shows US President Barack Obama arrives to board Airforce One as he departed in London. (Credit: European Photopress Agency)