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

US Interest Rate Rises

First interest rate increase since 2006; Is the US failing poor, bright children?; The business of Star Wars

(Photo: US Federal Reserve raises interest by 0.25%. Credit: Reuters)

Peshawar School Attack One Year On

Survivors' lasting trauma; China internet conference; Christmas at CERN.

(Photo: Pakistani teachers and students hold burning candles during a vigil to pay tribute to the victims of the Peshawar school massacre of December 16, 2014. Credit: AFP)

LA Schools Close Following Security Threat

Police ordered to check all schools in LA area; Saudi alliance fights terrorism; Scientists & Bob Dylan

(Photo: Police cordon off premises to search Credit: AP)

Ceasefire Begins in Yemen

Yemen peace talks start; South China Sea drama; simulation funerals.

(Photo: A general view of the room at the opening of Yemen peace talks in Switzerland. Credit: AFP)

Obama: Hitting ISIL Harder Than Ever

President Obama says ISIL is being hit hard.

Star Wars Episode Seven... but is Star Wars overhyped?

Could FIFA's reputation be rescued by a former prisoner?

(Photo: President Barack Obama. Credit: Getty Images)

Surprise Defeat of French Far-Right

National Front fails to make regional election gains, crushing its hopes of a historic breakthrough; Western powers call for immediate Libyan ceasefire; Is secrecy surrounding the new Star Wars film all part of the hype?

(Photo shows: Far Right National Front party leader Marine Le Pen speaking after the results of the second round of the regional elections in France. Photo credit: AP)