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.
Call for review of US spy operations / Sri Lankan government accused of victimising journalists / How a singing astronaut captivated millions on Earth.
US concedes constraints needed on intelligence gathering / Chile homophobia / Syria envoy visits Damascus / Kenya rape petition / Europe storm
Former Iraqi PM fears worsening violence / Have US Republicans found their own Obama ? / High hopes for new Nigerian stage musical.
Music world mourns American singer-songwriter, Lou Reed / More revelations in EU-US spying row / Scientists claim breakthrough in understanding Alzheimers Disease
Coordinated attacks on Shia districts in Baghdad / Syria chemical inspections deadline day / White House stenographer's memories
Iranian guards killed in ambush on Pakistan border / Obamacare's computer woes / 150 years since the rules for football were established