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

GlobalNews: 16 Feb 14: South Africa mining accident

Scores of SA miners trapped / Iraq Shia cleric Moqtada al Sadr retires / China prostitution clampdown / East German drug trials / Kerry urges climate change action / Debunking Scandinavian stereotypes / Women's ski-jumping

GlobalNews: 14 Feb 14 AM Syria humanitarian access

UN aid chief urges more humanitarian access in Syria; Belgium approves euthanasia law for children; Italian PM resigns; International conference to coordinate efforts to stop poaching.

GlobalNews: 13 Feb 14 AM UK suicide bomber in Syria

Is Abdul Waheed Majid Britain's first suicide bomber in Syria?
Amnesty International critcises international forces in Central African Republic.
And the 10 year old who claimed to be a dwarf after being caught driving his parents' car.