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

Syrian Nusra Front 'splits' from al-Qaeda

Al Nusra Front 'splits' from al-Qaeda and changes name; Billion dollar lawsuit against leading photographic agency; Antibiotic found in humans offers hope against superbugs.

'Exit corridors' to open for Aleppo

Merkel rules out migrant policy reversal, Second French priest attacker named, Elephant killings in Africa 'stabilise' but threat continues

France church attack security concerns

French faith leaders call for more security at places of worship, Hillary Clinton makes history, the hand transplant that went wrong, and goodbye Philae

French church killer was fitted with electronic tag

French church killers say murder carried out on behalf of the self-styled Islamic State group; Bill Clinton is the star attraction at the Democratic Party convention - but are the fans of Bernie Sanders ready to listen? ; Mother in law of Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone kidnapped in Brazil.

Priest killed in French church attack

Rouen attackers linked to Islamic State, Japan stabbing rampage leaves 19 dead, Dutch men world's tallest, ice hockey growing sport in Kenya