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

Samsung heir to be indicted for bribery

South Korean prosecutors to charge Lee Jae-yong for bribery and embezzlement, Kim Jong-nam death: two women face murder charges, SpaceX to fly two tourists around Moon

Calls for Investigation into President Trump's Dealings with Russia

Former President George W Bush supports investigation into Trump's links with Russia, How a peace deal in Colombia has resulted in a spike in pregnancies, Extreme weather in Chile causes the authorities to cut off drinking water to millions of people.

British coroner's fierce criticism of Tunisian police over 2015 massacre

Coroner says police 'At best shambolic, at worst cowardly' during Sousse killings, Taiwan's president vows to unearth truth about terrible event in nation's past, Israeli army's mixed-gender infantry units, why the 'Blue Danube' waltz has a very surprising history

Iraqi Army seizes key bridge in Mosul

The Iraqi military says it has captured a bridge across the River Tigris in Mosul, Philippines Islamists behead German yachtsman, inquiry investigates sexual abuse of thousands of British children in Australia

Oscar best film mix-up

Moonlight wins best picture after La La Land initially announced as the winner, Hungary beefs up border patrols, Nokia 3310 mobile phone makes comeback

Famine in South Sudan

Ten attacks a day on Germany migrants, Rainstorms and landslides in Chile, 100 years of jazz