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

Records in Rio

Some question results of Olympics records in Rio; 'burkini' swimwear banned in France; old sharks, and baby tarantulas

Vladimir Putin dismisses one of his top allies

Ukraine prepares for possible renewed tensions with Russia, 4 killed and dozens injured by bomb-attacks in Thailand, do America's police need to radically change their training-methods ?

Germany's new plan to combat terrorism

German Interior Minister sets out measures intended to thwart violent radicals, what effect did brief 'cessation of hostilities' have in Aleppo ?

Clinton accuses Trump of inciting violence

Clinton slams Trump's gun remarks; Baltimore police 'discriminate against black people'; the bride given away by the man who received her dead father's heart

Fire kills 12 premature babies in Iraq

3 hours to put out blaze in maternity unit, huge India train robbery, half of women 'sexually harassed at work', quadruple amputee climbs Matterhorn, menopause in whales