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

The dangers of the VX nerve agent

Clashes at South Africa anti-immigrant protest, Iraqi forces enter west Mosul neighbourhood, Fasting diet 'regenerates diabetes pancreas'

Nerve agent blamed for Kim killing

VX chemical found on face of North Korean leader's half brother, Trump calls for US nuclear supremacy, electrode therapy for anorexia, Ranieri sacking reaction

US Mexico talks

What soldiers are finding in Mosul, Nigeria's president resurfaces, The skier at the centre of a diplomatic row

Iraqi forces storm Mosul airport

Attack key to the government's offensive to drive out IS fighters, political setback for US transgender rights, adopted Romanian orphans still suffering, top 10 African cities

Newly Discovered Solar System "could Support Life"

Prospect of alien life a little closer - with discovery of seven earth-like planets, Clothes belonging to Princess Diana going on show in London - twenty years after her death, High price tag for James Bond style spy training?