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

Trump's economic plans

Trump 'will prioritise tax cuts'; Usain Bolt's retirement plans; sex and swingers website targeted

2016 set to be "the hottest year on record"

Scientists say 2016 set to break records for hottest global temperatures, American Muslims' anxieties over Trump presidency, report from front line in Mosul as Iraqi elite troops battle IS, a chess champion takes on the challenge of playing while blindfolded

Donald Trump names Washington insider as chief of staff

Donald Trump chooses the chairman of the Republican National Committee, Reince Priebus, as his chief of staff; Powerful earthquake strikes New Zealand, generating a tsunami and forcing people to flee their homes; Colombian government agrees new peace deal with FARC rebels.

Sting concert reopens the Bataclan

Bataclan concert hall in Paris reopens; Clinton blames FBI for losing election; Mozart opera for people with dementia

Donald Trump starts process of selecting his administration

Donald Trump has reshuffled his transition team, putting vice-president-elect Mike Pence in charge; Germany urges support for plan to stem the flow of African migrants; Growing anger in India at the shortage of ready cash.

IS hangs bodies in Mosul streets, says UN

Atrocities against civilians in Iraq, Oregan anti-Trump protests, remembering Leonard Cohen, political leaders sing karaoke, world's fastest flying creature