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

Somalia has a new president

Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, also known as 'Farmajo', is Somalia's new president; French presidential candidate François Fillon, battling fresh allegations over payments to his wife, President Trump accuses America's courts of being "too political" over temporary block on travel ban

Education nominee survives US Senate vote

Peace talks with Colombia's ELN rebel group begin, UN denounces Israel's law on West Bank settlements, Gene therapy restores hearing in deaf mice

French ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy is ordered to stand trial

French judge orders ex-President Sarkozy to stand trial in illegal campaign finance case, Amnesty International claims thousands were hanged at Syrian prison, why a Hungarian village aims to create a white utopia, will flying cars soon be a reality ?

Speaker of UK Parliament Opposes Trump Speech

John Bercow says he's opposed to President Trump addressing UK parliament on his state visit; French presidential candidate, Francois Fillon, says it was an error of judgement to employ his family; Buddhist monk arrested in Myanmar following the discovery of more than four million 'speed' pills.