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

Japanese PM makes historic visit to Pearl Harbor

Shinzo Abe visits the official memorial seventy-five years after Japan's attack; Turkey asks for help from US-led alliance in northern Syria; cheetah numbers in the wild in rapid decline

Tributes are paid to music superstar George Michael

Global praise for British singer-songwriter whose career spanned nearly four decades, Russia mourns victims of Black Sea plane crash, UN's Special Envoy reflects on another year of carnage in Syria, how a US convict became a renowned photographer

Israeli PM reviews relationship with UN

Benjamin Netanyahu orders UN re-evaluation -- a day after UN condemned Israel's policy of building settlements on occupied Palestinian land; Berlin terror investigation spreads to Tunisia; The women who survived the biggest fall without a parachute forty years ago dies - we hear her story

UN urges end to Israeli settlements

US refuses to veto UN resolution on Israeli settlements, Does Europe have to rethink Schengen visa free arrangements? Nigerian authorities confusion over the sale of rice.