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

UN chief pleads for Syrian aid package

Brazil ex-president Lula faces charges, Bayer confirms $66bn Monsanto takeover, Uber to deploy self-driving cars in Pittsburgh

Will the Syrian ceasefire hold?

Syrian truce raises hopes of aid deliveries; the perils of being a bridesmaid in China; Zimbabwean president's statue is likened to cartoon character

Syria set for 10-day truce beginning at sunset

Will 10-day cessation of hostilities take effect in Syria ?, report accuses South Sudan leaders of profiteering during civil war, preserving the music of a lost culture from remote Scottish isle