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

Nigerian Schoolgirls Kidnapped by Islamist Militants Freed

At least 80 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped from Chibok by Islamist militants released, French electoral commission appeals for Emmanuel Macron's hacked files not to be spread, Villagers on Pacific island who worship Prince Philip as a God are worried about his retirement bringing misfortune.

North Korea claims CIA plot to kill Kim Jong-un

North Korea has accused the United States and South Korea of plotting to assassinate its leader, Kim Jong-un. Also China's first domestically made airliner, and a warm welcome for the Argentine mountaineer rescued from Canada's highest peak.

Duke of Edinburgh to retire

Queen Elizabeth's husband, Prince Philip, steps down from duties as he approaches 96.

Also, how an Afghan warlord has returned to mainstream politics, an attempt to repeal Obamacare in Washington with a vote in the House of Representatives and should women boycott chores?