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

Chibok Abductions: Two Years On

Not one girl rescued; Russian writer Boris Akunin on the future of his country ; Inky the escaped octopus

Photo credit: AFP/Getty Images: Yana Galang, the mother of abducted Rifkatu Galang

Boko Haram Uses More Children As Suicide Bombers

Unicef says one in five bombings are done by children; The president of Brazil, Dilma Rousseff, accuses her vice-president of being part of a coup plot; British actor, Juliet Stevenson, launches a petition to bring refugee children from Calais to the UK.

(Photo: Children and women rescued from the Islamist militant group Boko Haram; Credit: Reuters)

Brazil Protests

Pressure grows as President Rouseff faces impeachment; A Harvard professor encourages a new 'old' way of thinking; Could depression be treated with LSD?

Photo Credit: Getty Images: Activists In Rio De Janeiro Rally Against Dilma Rousseff Impeachment

Is China The Next Football Superpower?

Is China the next football superpower? The Chinese Football Association has published a plan to become a "world football superpower" by 2050; A group of investors have written to food companies to urge them to reduce antibiotic use in their meat and poultry supply chains; Former drug smuggler & author Howard Marks dies

Photo: Huang Bowen of China celebrates with his teammates after scoring a goal during the 2018 World Cup football qualifying match against Qatar. (Credit: STR / Stringer)

Yemen Ceasefire

Fighting has been reported in several places in Yemen despite a new truce; South Korea says a high-ranking North Korean intelligence officer has defected; The number of tigers living in the wild has increased for the first time after decades of decline.

(Photo: Yemeni loyalist forces man a checkpoint in Aden; Photographer: Saleh Al-Obeidi; Credit: AFP/Getty)

India Temple Fire Kills Over 100 People

Eyewitness recounts horror; migrants confront Macedonian border police; sexual attraction to relatives.

Photograph shows a victim is being brought to a stretcher at the site of mishap where a fire triggered by fireworks resulted in damage at a temple in Kollam, India. (Credit: European Photopress Agency)