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

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.

Marine Le Pen launches Presidential campaign

She attacked the EU, globalisation and Islamic fundamentalism in a speech in Lyon; Protests in Romania in day six; Unheard recordings of Reggae artist Bob Marley unearthed in London

Trump Condemns Judge Who Blocked Migrant Ban

President Trump calls James Robert a 'so-called judge' and vows to overturn ruling, Romanian government repeals draft corruption decree, African art exhibition showcased in Paris

US impose sanctions on Iran

The sanctions come after Iran conducted missile tests last week; Protests against corruption continue in Romania; Fans gather in Birmingham, England, for Black Sabbath's final show