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

Report into Savile Abuse Criticises BBC

Investigation blames BBC's deferential culture; humming gorillas; Siberia's economy.

(Photo: File photo dated 25/3/2008 of Sir Jimmy Savile. Credit: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire)

US Scientists Investigate Zika Spread

US scientists & Brazil health workers tackling Zika; Exclusive interview with Ugandan opposition leader Kizza Besigye; the fate of the Republican Party.

Photograph shows a municipal health worker prepares to apply insecticide in a junk yard to combat the Aedes aegypti mosquito that transmits the Zika virus in Brazil. (Credit: Associated Press)

Balkan Migrant Crisis

Migrant summit; Trump wins Nevada; Adjustable airline seats for the fat and thin.

(Photo: Migrants travelling through Europe. Credit: AP)

Guantanamo prison closure plan

US president says he wants to achieve his goal of closing down the detention centre in Cuba before leaving office; Mars recalls chocolate products in 55 countries; 3D printing in space.

(Photo: A soldier stands guard in a tower overlooking Camp Delta at Guantanamo Bay naval base in a December 31, 2009. Credit: Reuters.)

Closing Guantanamo?

Obama's latest plan to close Guantanamo detention centre; Indian castes; Chinese characters

Photo credit: Getty Images

US & Russia Announce Planned Truce in Syria

The US and Russia have announced that a planned truce in Syria should come into effect in five days time; The British prime minister, David Cameron, has urged MPs to back the campaign for Britain to stay in the European Union; After twenty years, the battle over a cellar in Jerusalem's Old City is finally over.

(Photo: Russian President Vladimir Putin's address, on 22nd February 2016, on US and Russia's agreement to enforce ceasefire in Syria. Credit: EPA.)