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

Attempt to End the Ivory Trade

Kenyan summit aims to abolish elephant poaching; Garrison Keillor muses on the end of A Prairie Home Companion; Musical ties between Ireland and England celebrated

Photo shows a Kenya Wildlife Services ranger standing guard next to an illegal stockpile of elephant tusks and ivory figurines before their destruction, in the national park of Nairobion. Photo credit: Getty Images

Aleppo Hospital Attack

The United Nations says the situation in the Syrian city of Aleppo has become catastrophic; Newshour’s Tim Franks is in Indiana ahead of the primary; and is there a problem of anti-Semitism in British politics?

Picture: A man carries a child after airstrikes in Aleppo, Syria (Credit: AP video)

Fighting in Aleppo

Violence flares as the ceasefire breaks down in Aleppo; Russia launches a rocket from its new cosmodrome; Tackling demand in the ivory trade.

(Photo: Casualties are feared buried under the rubble of buildings in Aleppo. Credit: AFP)

Trump's Foreign Policy Speech

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump sets out an 'America First' plan in his first major foreign policy speech; Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam extradited from Belgium and placed under formal investigation in France; The philanthropic interests of the rock star Prince, who died last week.

(Picture: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump; Photographer: Chip Somodevilla; Credit: Getty Images)

Papua New Guinea to Close Manus Detention Centre

Australia's controversial offshore asylum processing centre to close; Riek Machar returns to South Sudan; Energy crisis results in two day working week for public sector staff in Venezuela.

(Photo: Asylum seekers staring at the media from behind a fence at the Oscar compound in the Manus Island detention centre. Credit: Eoin Blackwell/EPA)

30 Years After Chernobyl, Is Nuclear Safe?

Ukraine marks 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster; Inquest rules Hillsborough football fans were unlawfully killed; In the midst of a political crisis and an economic slow-down, is Brazil ready for The Olympics?

(Photo: The former Chernobyl nuclear power plant, including destroyed reactor four, as well as the New Safe Confinement structure that will one day enclose the remains of reactor four, stand behind the abandoned city of Pripyat. Credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)