iPlayer Radio What's New?
Image for 19/05/2009

Listen now 45 mins

Listen in pop-out player


45 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 19 May 2009

News from a global perspective with Ritula Shah.

The Speaker resigns - but should it be just the start of political reform?

An ancient fossil gives clues to our evolutionary origins.

Another report into the July 7th bombings - but is a public inquiry now overdue?

President Obama announces cuts in emissions for new cars.


D-Day Reports

Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch, Patrick Stewart and Toby Jones read the BBC's D-Day news reports.

Free download

  1. Image for The World Tonight

    The World Tonight

    When it comes to daily news, The World Tonight takes international events seriously and covers them…

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss