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

Trump Goes to Paris

US President is in France for a 2-day visit but do he and Macron have anything in common?

Also in the programme: the ethics of the case of baby Charlie Gard and the gamblers who practise "edge-sorting"

(Picture: US President Donald Trump waves as he disembarks form Air Force One with First Lady Melania Trump. Credit: AFP/Getty Images)

UAE Minister on Qatar Crisis

UAE's Minister of State for Federal National Council Affairs, Noura al Kaabi, speaks to Newshour on the dispute with Qatar, the fight against terrorism, and the war in Yemen. Also in the programme: FBI nominee says the Russia probe is not witch hunt; and the glove that can decode the alphabet of sign language.

(Photograph shows a map of Qatar. Credit: Reuters)

Russia Rejects Trump Jr Story

Russia's foreign minister Sergei Lavrov has called criticism of Donald Trump Jr's meeting with a Russian lawyer '"an absurdity".

Also: Net Neutrality 2.0, as firms campaign against proposed changes to how the internet works; and one of the biggest icebergs ever recorded has broken away from Antarctica.

Picture: A mug on sale in Moscow displays the faces of Presidents Trump and Putin. Credit: AFP/Getty Images.

Trump Jr's Russia Links

President Trump's eldest son has released a chain of emails showing he was offered "sensitive" information on Hillary Clinton from a Russian lawyer ahead of last year's presidential election. Also in the programme: Brazil's labour reform; and Chairman Mao's handwritten notes sold at auction.

(Photograph shows Donald Trump Jr. Credit: EPA)

How Much Did Donald Trump Jr Know?

When Donald Trump Jr had a private meeting with Russian officials, did he know they were offering to help the Trump campaign?

Also in the programme: a new vaccine against the sexually-transmitted disease, gonorrhoea; and are the Kurds seeking a truly independent state?

(Photo: Donald Trump Jr campaigning for his father in Las Vegas ahead of the elections last year Credit: Getty Images)

Mosul Retaken

Iraq's Prime Minister has formally declared victory over so-called Islamic State in the city of Mosul. What's next for the militant group? Also in the programme: Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo's lawyer calls for him to be allowed to leave China for cancer treatment; and India's sanitary tax.

(Photograph shows Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announcing victory over Islamic State in Mosul. Credit: Reuters)