BBC World Service

The BBC World Service provides international news and analysis from around the globe in 28 languages. Their global network of correspondents provides impartial news and reports on location.

Recent Episodes

French church killer was fitted with electronic tag

French church killers say murder carried out on behalf of the self-styled Islamic State group; Bill Clinton is the star attraction at the Democratic Party convention - but are the fans of Bernie Sanders ready to listen? ; Mother in law of Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone kidnapped in Brazil.

Priest killed in French church attack

Rouen attackers linked to Islamic State, Japan stabbing rampage leaves 19 dead, Dutch men world's tallest, ice hockey growing sport in Kenya

Germany bomber pledged allegiance to IS

Suicide bomber who blew himself up near German music festival had pledged allegiance to IS / Chinese ex-general jailed for corruption / New Zealand's fight against alien species

Syrian suicide bombing in Germany

Failed asylum seeker injures fifteen with backpack bomb, two dead in Florida nightclub shooting, first ever festival to offer safety tests for drugs, Prince Harry 'didn't speak about Diana's death'

Rio Olympics: No blanket Russian ban

In Turkey, government supporters join opposition in pro-democracy demonstration; the man who argued with the Munich killer; South Sudan musicians urge warring politicians to work in harmony

IS 'behind Kabul attack'

Munich gunman 'obsessed with shootings', Hillary Clinton unveils Tim Kaine as running mate, Russian balloonist 'sets world record'