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: 01/10/2014

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: 01/09/2014

The US is hardly the only place in the world where politicians and traffic intersect -- we'll hear how road politics play out in other places around the globe. Also, a doctor in Nigeria is going to great lengths to make sure his patients get treatment by making a medical device out of spare bicycle parts. And, a former US diplomat and basketball fan, weighs in on Dennis Rodman's trip to North Korea.

PRI's The World: 01/09/2014

The US is hardly the only place in the world where politicians and traffic intersect -- we'll hear how road politics play out in other places around the globe. Also, a doctor in Nigeria is going to great lengths to make sure his patients get treatment by making a medical device out of spare bicycle parts. And, a former US diplomat and basketball fan, weighs in on Dennis Rodman's trip to North Korea.

PRI's The World: 01/08/2014

The first batch of Syria's chemical weapons leaves the country aboard a Danish ship. Also, we have the story of one of Sudan's "Lost Boys" who returned to his country, only to flee the fighting once again. And, how a group of Americans hanging out in France in 1970 changed the course of culinary history.

PRI's The World: 01/08/2014

The first batch of Syria's chemical weapons leaves the country aboard a Danish ship. Also, we have the story of one of Sudan's "Lost Boys" who returned to his country, only to flee the fighting once again. And, how a group of Americans hanging out in France in 1970 changed the course of culinary history.

PRI's The World: 01/07/2014

What's behind the new battle over Fallujah, where US soldiers fought and died just a few short years ago. Also, a month out from the Sochi Olympics, Russia starts deploying a heavy security blanket to try to keep the Games safe. And, we remember a writer known as "Iran's Hemingway" who made a visit to Israel.