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

Former CIA boss gives taster testimony on Trump

James Comey has given details of conversations with the president a day before his Senate hearing; American teenagers' date rape drug detector; Homo Sapiens have been around longer than we thought.

12 killed in attacks on Iranian capital

Deadly attacks on Iranian parliament and mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini, German Foreign Minister urges end to rift between Qatar and neighbours, Burmese military plane vanishes over Andaman Sea, is marriage good for your heart ?

Kurdish-led rebel forces launch assault on Raqqa

US-backed alliance of Kurdish and Arab groups begins offensive to capture IS stronghold, US criticism of UN human rights body, British police name third London Bridge attacker, can too much charisma damage your career ?

Qatar is ostracised by its neighbours

Several nations cut diplomatic ties with Qatar and accuse it of destabilising the region, rift develops between US and China, India launches heaviest ever satellite using its most powerful rocket