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

Myanmar's rulers congratulate opposition

Myanmar's president ready to hand over power; Europe seeks African support on migration; Crocodiles as prison security guards

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"Stunning success" with meningitis A vaccination

WHO reports big drop in meningitis A deaths; Helmut Schmidt dies; BETAMAX tapes no more

Picture: Syringes for use in vaccinations

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Aung San Suu Kyi talks about Myanmar's elections

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi says "I'll make all the decisions, it's as simple as that"; Warped humour as an early sign of dementia; Killer whales in captivity and Sea World's decision to phase out its circus style shows

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Russia accused of state-sponsored athletics doping

As a landmark report is published into doping abuses in world athletics, Newshour hears from the World Anti-Doping Agency, and from Lord Coe, the current chief of the sports' governing body, the IAAF.

(Photo: Runners competing in the 2013 IAAF World Championships in Moscow. Credit: ROBERT GHEMENT/EPA)

First Results in Myanmar Elections

NLD wins first seats in Myanmar elections; IAAF report urges suspending Russia from athletic competition; Signed, sealed and undelivered: a trove of 17th century letters unearthed

Photo credit: Reuters/Soe Zeya Tun