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

Dubai Skyscraper Fire

Gunmen attack Kabul restaurant; Archbishop of Canterbury says welcome the refugees; Munich terror threat.

Photo: Smoke billows from the Address Downtown Hotel in Dubai on 1 January 2016, in the aftermath of a huge fire that engulfed several floors of the building. Credit: MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images

Security Concerns as Paris Prepares for 2016

President praises French 'resolve'; Dubai hotel fire; Israeli author's school book ban.

Picture: Two little French national flags are seen outside the cafe "Bonne biere" in Paris on New Year"s Eve, December 31, 2015, six weeks after gunmen and suicide bombers killed 130 people at this and other sites in the city.


Muted Celebrations for New Year's Eve in Europe

No celebrations in Brussels, no fireworks in Paris; Nobel Prize winner for Literature, Svetlana Alexievich, on how we remain Barbarians in the 21st Century; Turbulence in flight, what is it and can it cause a plane crash?

(Picture credit: PA/Peter Jordan)

Bill Cosby Charged With Indecent Assault

First criminal case against American comedian accused of drugging and sexually assaulting several women; Above-freezing temperatures at the North Pole; Could the so-called Islamic State be prosecuted under international law?

(Photo: Bill Cosby arrives at a district court in Pennsylvania. Credit: epa/Brad Larrison)

Central African Republic Votes In Election

CAR hopes for peace; conductor Marin Alsop; will North Pole unfreeze?

(Photo: A woman casts her vote at a polling station in Bangui, CAR. Credit: AFP)

Life Under IS In Ramadi

Iraqi law enforcement bribery; life on Death Row; Lars Ulrich on Lemmy; and President Xi's rap debut.

(Photo: The outskirts of Ramadi. Credit: AFP)