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

What Now for Trump and the Republican Party?

President Trump vows to continue his 'America First' trade policy in a speech to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).

Also in the programme: Formal probe launched into French Republican candidate, François Fillon; UN report into sexual violence in the Central African Republic.

(Photo: President Trump at CPAC, 2017. Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Kim Jong-nam killed by VX nerve agent

Malaysian police say weapon of mass destruction killed the North Korean leader's brother. We hear about the background of VX, and why it's the 'most deadly chemical weapon ever produced'.

Also in the programme: Ida Odinga, the wife of the former Kenyan prime minister, tells us about her campaign to stop men paying for the education of young girls in return for sex; and the British Labour Party suffers a historical defeat

(Photo shows: CCTV footage showing Kim Jong-nam speaking to airport authorities following his attack in Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Photo Credit: AFP Photo/FujiTV)

US-Mexico Talks

Mexican government voices concern over US immigration policy during talks with senior members of the Trump administration. Also in the programme, Syria's warring sides meet at Geneva peace talks; and Leicester City sack Premier League-winning manager.

(Photograph shows US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson listening to Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray. Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Iraqi Forces Retake Mosul Airport

Iraqi special forces have captured Mosul airport in their latest offensive against the so-called Islamic State. We speak to Kamal Alam, a fellow at the Royal United Services Institute and a frequent visitor to government-controlled parts of Syria.

Also on the programme: Transgender toilets; and why are people getting freckles tattooed on their face?

(Picture: A member of the Iraqi forces standing beside a destroyed Mosul's airport building. Credit: Reuters.)

From Guantanamo Bay to IS

British ex-Guantanamo detainee became IS suicide bomber near Mosul. How many former Guantanamo detainees are no longer being tracked? Also in the programme, NASA announces new exoplanet discovery; and is late night TV depriving Spanish children of sleep?

(Photograph shows Ronald Fiddler, who also went by name Abu Zakariya al-Britani. Credit:Associated Press)

North Korean Diplomat Wanted Over Kim Jong-Nam Killing

Malaysian police have named a senior embassy official they want to question in connection with the killing of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Also in the programme, how the US government plans to greatly expand the categories of immigrants targeted for deportation, and the psychology of not wanting to know.

(Photo: Journalists camp outside the North Korean embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Credit: Rahman Roslan/Getty Images)