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

Deadly Earthquake Hits Afghanistan and Pakistan

Many killed in what Afghan authorities say is the strongest quake in the region in decades; WHO links red/ processed meat with cancer; Gin makes a comeback

(Photo credit: Anas Mallick, who is in Karimabad, less than 200 km from the Afghan border)

Earthquake Latest

Pakistan and Afghanistan quake; Nawal El Saadawi; Halloween pumpkin or Halloween turnip?

(Photo: Earthquake damage in Ghazni, south-west of Kabul. Credit: BBC Afghan)

Argentinians Vote to Choose New President

Argentinians go to the polls to choose a President to replace Christina Fernandez de Kirchner; The American-backed rebel group, The Free Syrian Army rejects Russia's offer of military assistance, saying it doesn't trust them; How important was the battle of Agincourt?

(Photo Credit: Reuters)

Maldives Vice-President Charged with "High Treason"

The Vice-President of the Maldives, Ahmed Adheeb, has been arrested in connection with an assassination attempt on the island nation's leader; The BBC's Chief International Correspondent Lyse Doucet reports from Saudi Arabia; The British parliament may cease printing legislation on vellum made from calfskin.

(Photo Credit: EPA)

Catholic Bishops Soften Divorcee Doctrine

Vatican synod latest; Maldivian VP arrested over explosion; How hackers make money.

(Photo: Pope Francis in St Peter's Square this week. Credit: EPA)