Looking at the lives of women around the world
The background to global news stories, every day.
The world's stories as told from the point of view of those most affected by them
If it matters to Africa, we shall debate it in Africa
BBC correspondents forecast the leading news stories for the year ahead.
The latest international news headlines from the BBC.
How the world is changing America
Opening up the World Service's daily morning editorial news meeting to our listeners.
The daily drama of work and money.
For the best debate on global technology, social media and the internet.
On the ground reporting from around the world
Reports and analysis of the day's political, economic and sports news from across Africa.
Insight, wit and analysis from BBC correspondents around the world.
Hardtalk interviews newsmakers and personalities from across the globe.
Experts discuss the biggest business and economic stories of the week
Tim Harford explains the numbers and statistics in the news and in life.
An indepth look at the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela
Live news, business and sport from around the world.
Interviews, news and analysis of the day's global events
The world is our newsroom - find out what is happening around the world
A concise insight into the latest international sports news and results.
Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.
A fresh look at the stories of the week with journalists from our 27 language sections
Experts analyse a pressing question from the news
World news from the BBC's newsroom
The programme that puts the important questions to those in the spotlight
What’s been happening around the world and why it matters
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A review of the week with the latest news
The latest business and finance news from around the world.
The news programme where you set the agenda
The day's top news, interviews and the best features with Dan Damon.