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

Hope for Alzheimer's Patients

Research suggests new drug, Solanezumab, slows decline in Alzheimer's patients if given early; Is the world is seeing the end of capitalism? South Africa's Mahotella Queens group perform in the Newshour studio.

(Pic: Science Photo Library: A conceptual computer artwork showing the brain of an elderly man affected by Alzheimer's disease)

Burundi election

Burundi voting ends amid tension; first UN aid in Aden; unusual French Scrabble champion

US Cuba reopen embassies

US cuba restore diplomatic ties; FIFA reveals reform plans; search for extraterrestrials

Turkey explosion leaves 28 dead

An explosion has killed at least 28 people and injured about 100 others near the Turkish border with Syria; Chad's former president Hissene Habre goes on trial for alleged human rights abuses in a landmark trial in Senegal; FIFA president Sepp Blatter says integrity checks and term limits will be introduced for top officials at the organisation.

Photo Credit: AFP/Getty

Mali mausoleums rebuilt

What's happening with the ICC's Mali investigation? US seeks to reassure Arab allies over Iran; electronic music pioneer.