BBC Newshour

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Recent Episodes

Marchers Remember Kremlin Critic Nemtsov

Hundreds of supporters of the murdered Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov have gathered to commemorate his killing two years ago. If he had become president after the death of his mentor Boris Yeltsin, what sort of president would he have been?

Also in the programme: one-hundred years on since the first recording of the first commercial jazz recording; and how skiing is going green in Chamonix.

Photo: People march in memory of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov in Moscow. Credit: AP/Ivan Sekretarev)

White House Briefing Bar 'Doomed to Failure'

Media groups have reacted angrily after several outlets were excluded from an informal briefing with White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. We discuss the significance of the bar with the deputy executive director of the Committee to Protect Journalists.

Also in the programme: The Benedictine monk saving manuscripts from war and theft; and is the famous Brazilian carnival becoming less bawdy?

(Photo: White House spokesman Sean Spicer holds a press briefing. Credit: Reuters/Carlos Barria)

The Fight for West Mosul

IS fighters using drones to hinder Iraqi troops' advance.

Also in the programme: Brazil's Carnival goes PC; Trump's past BBC interviews.

(Photo: Iraqi Forces Emergency Response Unit, Western Mosul. Credit: Martyn Aim/Getty Images)

What Now for Trump and the Republican Party?

President Trump vows to continue his 'America First' trade policy in a speech to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).

Also in the programme: Formal probe launched into French Republican candidate, François Fillon; UN report into sexual violence in the Central African Republic.

(Photo: President Trump at CPAC, 2017. Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Kim Jong-nam killed by VX nerve agent

Malaysian police say weapon of mass destruction killed the North Korean leader's brother. We hear about the background of VX, and why it's the 'most deadly chemical weapon ever produced'.

Also in the programme: Ida Odinga, the wife of the former Kenyan prime minister, tells us about her campaign to stop men paying for the education of young girls in return for sex; and the British Labour Party suffers a historical defeat

(Photo shows: CCTV footage showing Kim Jong-nam speaking to airport authorities following his attack in Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Photo Credit: AFP Photo/FujiTV)

US-Mexico Talks

Mexican government voices concern over US immigration policy during talks with senior members of the Trump administration. Also in the programme, Syria's warring sides meet at Geneva peace talks; and Leicester City sack Premier League-winning manager.

(Photograph shows US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson listening to Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray. Credit: AFP/Getty Images)