BBC Newshour

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Recent Episodes

Dozens Killed By Earthquake In Ecuador

Dozens killed by Ecuador's most powerful earthquake in decades. Final polio eradication push begins across the globe with new vaccine. And a brief history of underwear exhibition opens in London.

(Picture: People stand on the debris of a building in Manta, Ecuador. Credit: REUTERS/Patricio Ramos)

Pope Takes 12 Refugees Back to Italy

Pope Francis gives refuge to 12 Syrians; former senator Bob Graham on Saudi 9/11 links; German satirist Jan Böhmermann goes off air

Picture: Syrian refugees arrive at St. Egidio Community in Rome, Saturday, April 16, 2016. Pope Francis flew back with him to Italy from Greece three Muslim families who were in a refugee camp on the island of Lesbos.

Credit: AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino

Pope Visits Detained Migrants in Lesbos

Refugee families travel with Pope Francis to the Vatican; A second major earthquake strikes Japan; Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau explains quantum computers.

(Photo: Pope Francis greets migrants and refugees at the Moria refugee camp near the port of Mytilene on the island of Lesbos, Greece. Credit: EPA / Filipo Monteforte)

Politics and Prisons in the Pelican State

Owen Bennett Jones in Louisiana; Islamic State group offensive; Mali photographer Malick Sidibe dies; Are 'franchise films' like Avatar killing off creativity?

(Photo: A Louisiana mural depicting a trumpet player. Credit: BBC)

Belgian Transport Minister Resigns

Belgian minister 'ignored' Brussels security report; Louisiana justice; Czech name change.

(Photo: Belgian Transport Minister Jacqueline Galant. Credit: AFP)

Germany's Migrants Told 'Learn Our Language'

New integration law proposed in Germany; Zika virus and microcephaly link confirmed; 'Korean-style bowing' row in Japan.

(Photo: Migrants who were teachers in their home countries are being trained by Potsdam University to teach in Germany. Credit: Reuters)