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

Coup attempt in Turkey

Turkish army group stages coup attempt; tributes and flowers for Nice victims; who is Donald Trump's running mate and Iran's ancient water systems are included in UNESCO's list of World Heritage sites.

At least 84 killed in lorry attack in France

Lorry ploughs into crowds in southern French city of Nice, Bangladesh urges imams to denounce radicalism, UN official condemns female genital mutilation as "child abuse"

Boris Johnson named new UK Foreign Secretary

Former London mayor appointed within hours of new PM Theresa May taking office, IS confirms death of one of its leaders, Donald Trump calls for US judge who criticised him to resign, how real are concerns over Zika ahead of next month's Olympic Games in Brazil?

Changing of the Guard in British politics

David Cameron prepares to step down as British Prime Minister after six years in charge; "I am NOT pregnant. But I am fed up"- a blog by Jennifer Aniston; Scientist in China in trouble for naming a newly discovered beetle in honour of the country's president.