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

Italy Earthquake

Deadly quake in Italy; woman told to remove full body swimwear; immune systems & depression.

Photograph shows an injured man is being carried by emergency teams in Amatrice, central Italy after an earthquake. (Credit: European Photopress Agency)

Biden promises Baltic states US support

US vice president Joe Biden tells Baltic states not to take Trump comments seriously; Russian anger over Rio Paralympic ban; best films of 21st century.

(Picture: US Vice President Joe Biden and President of Latvia, Raimonds Vejonis. Credit: Getty)

Russia Paralympics Ban

Russia lose Paralympics ban appeal; China poverty; biggest black truffle.

Photograph shows performers carrying Russian national flag during closing ceremony of 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (Credit: Reuters)

Rio: Legacy of the Olympic Games

What lessons can be learnt from Rio and other cities hosting the Olympic Games?; Germany, France and Italy have stressed the need to give the European Union new impetus after Brexit; the Ethiopian government says Feyisa Lilesa, the marathon silver medallist, will receive a hero's welcome despite making an anti-government gesture as his race ended.

(Photo: Fireworks at the closing ceremony in Rio. Credit: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

ICC's Timbuktu Trial

Mali rebel pleads guilt to cultural destruction; extremism in prisons; Tokyo 2020.

Photograph shows Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi appearing at the ICC in The Hague. (Credit: Reuters)

Rio 2016: The Highs and Lows

The greatest moments and biggest disappointments of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio di Janeiro, the retributions following the Camp Speicher massacre in Iraq, and remembering boy band mogul Lou Perlman.

(Photo: The Olympic stadium on the opening night of the athletics at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games Credit: Reuters)