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

Turkey Retaliates

Country launches air-strikes against Kurdish territory in northern Syria; Surviving a disastrous drugs trial - ten years on; Ninjas wanted

Photo Credit: Associated Press

Deadly Car Bomb Hits Central Ankara

A car bomb kills dozens in Turkey; Anti-government protests in Brazil; Loud sex in Sweden.

(Photo: emergency workers at the scene of the explosion in central Ankara. Credit: Elif Sogut/Getty Images)

Damascus "Not Serious" About Talks Says Opposition

Syrian opposition says government is "not serious" about proximity talks; Turkey's restive Kurdish region; President of Sierra Leone vetoes abortion law despite unanimous approval in parliament

Photo shows Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Moualem at a news conference in Damascus. Photo credit: Reuters

Mikhail Lesin Died of "blunt force injuries"

Who killed Mikhail Lesin in a Washington hotel in November? India's two eastern states of Orissa and West Bengal are in a bitter row over sweets. After comments by President Obama about the British Prime Minister, how special is the UK/US "special relationship"?

(Photo: Mikhail Lesin's body was found in the central Dupont Circle Hotel. Credit: Associated Press)

Former British Intelligence Chief Reflects on Arab Uprisings

Detailed interview with the ex head of the UK's MI6 on the 'Arab Spring'; Remembering the earthquake and tsunami that killed over 18,000 people in Japan 5 years ago today; A bitter dispute over a much love Indian sweet

(Photo: A man walks past a burnt car and damaged buildings in Homs, Syria. Credit: Reuters / Yazan Homsy)