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

North Korean defiance, sex talk and a dip in a Paris canal

Today, we look at North Korea as it vows to defy new UN sanctions and promises to take revenge against the US. Also, our new Across Women's Lives series kicks off with a look at how radio plays a key role in HIV prevention in South Africa. Plus, how Cubans surf the net.

Afghan women demand recognition, Yemen and Indian troops at Dunkirk

Today we look at a movement by Afghan women demanding to be called by their own names. Plus, we examine the role Indian soldiers played in Dunkirk and other World War II battles in the wake of a controversial movie. And a Mexican street vendor in Los Angeles gets the folk hero treatment after someone overturns his cart.