The World

An award-winning daily show, “PRI's The World” brings one-of-a-kind international stories home to America. "The World's" coverage is provided by a global network of international journalists, including access to 250 BBC correspondents.

Recent Episodes

PRI's The World: 01/15/2014

We dig into some of the latest revelations about the NSA's program to place spyware inside some 100,000 computers around the world. And, we bring our year-long School Year series to a close. The students at COSAT high school in Cape Town, South Africa, are graduating and where they're headed next might surprise you. We'll also tell you about an unlikely spot where curry is king — Japan.

PRI's The World: 01/14/2014

A new anti-gay law in Nigeria explicitly outlaws same-sex marriage; it also makes it illegal for anyone to advocate gay rights. Also, Trappist monks put their seal of approval on the first batch of Trappist beer officially allowed to be brewed in the US. And, singing the blues in Vietnam.

PRI's The World: 01/13/2014

If US Olympic skiers and snowboarders need to get out of Sochi due to injury or security threat, they'll rely on a US-based company to help with their evacuation. Plus, an Israeli cartoonist who's been drawing caricatures of Ariel Sharon for decades remembers Israel's former prime minister.

PRI's The World: 01/13/2014

If US Olympic skiers and snowboarders need to get out of Sochi due to injury or security threat, they'll rely on a US-based company to help with their evacuation. Plus, an Israeli cartoonist who's been drawing caricatures of Ariel Sharon for decades remembers Israel's former prime minister.

PRI's The World: 01/10/2014

The diplomatic tensions between India and the US reach a new high. Also, the politics of the Panama Canal and how costs overruns could delay the vital waterway's expansion. Plus, the French react to news that their president may have had an affair.

PRI's The World: 01/10/2014

The diplomatic tensions between India and the US reach a new high. Also, the politics of the Panama Canal and how costs overruns could delay the vital waterway's expansion. Plus, the French react to news that their president may have had an affair.