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

Cuba's Fidel Castro Dies

Fidel Castro - who led Cuba for nearly half a century - has died at ninety. Many world leaders have paid tribute, but Castro's critics have celebrated his death.

Request for Wisconsin recount

US Green Party requests presidential poll recount in Wisconsin; another Brazilian minister resigns over corruption accusations; firecrackers ban in Delhi

Turkey threatens EU with migrant surge

French terror suspects 'planned attack', More footballers in Britain tell of sexual abuse, Iceland - country or grocery shop?

Colombians sign new peace deal

Colombian government signs a new peace deal with FARC rebels / Truck bomb targeting Shia pilgrims kills scores in Iraq / Heroic but inaccurate World War II film opens in Russia

First Women Named in Trump Administration

Trump names two women for his administration, Nikki Haley as UN ambassador and Betsy DeVos as education secretary; Dutch politician Geert Wilders speaks at his hate speech trial; Lost city from thousands of years ago found in Egypt