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

Brazil Protests Over Lula Appointment

Bugged phone call between Dilma & Lula; last American in Damascus; race & rugby.

Photograph shows anti-government demonstrators protest against the appointment of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva as a minister, in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Credit: Reuters)

Supreme Court nomination

President Obama has nominated a moderate judge, Merrick Garland, to sit on the powerful US Supreme Court, paving the way for a showdown with Republicans; Kurdish parties plan to declare a federal region across northern Syria; scientists draw inspiration from Islamic art to design new metamaterials.

(Photo: Justice Merrick Garland with President Obama; Photographer: Kevin Lamarque; Credit: Reuters)

Trump & Clinton Cruise to Pole Position

Hillary & Donald come up Trumps in US Primaries; Manhunt in Brussels after terror raids; Why are Thailand's monks eating more than their mouthful?

(Picture: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses the media following victory in the Florida state primary on March 15, 2016, AFP & Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton gives a thumbs-up as she takes the stage at her campaign rally in West Palm Beach, Florida March 15, 2016, Reuters)

Why is Russia "Pulling Out" of Syria?

Pentagon's former Russia expert weighs up Putin's suprise announcement on Syria; Brussels shooting and suburb lockdown; Danish couple fined for giving a lift to refugees.

(Photo: A lineup of Russian troops is held before withdrawal at Hemeimeem air base in Syria. Credit: Vadim Grishankin/Russian Defense Ministry Press Service via AP)

Russia Begins Military Withdrawal from Syria

First Russian troops leave Syria; Myanmar elects civilian president; Anders Breivik complains of unacceptable treatment in prison

(Picture: Russian military planes return from Syria to Russia

Credit: STR/AFP/Getty)

Turkey Retaliates

Country launches air-strikes against Kurdish territory in northern Syria; Surviving a disastrous drugs trial - ten years on; Ninjas wanted

Photo Credit: Associated Press