Global News Podcast

By BBC World Service

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Lisa
 Oct 21, 2023
I used to think BBC news was a non biased source of the news & would get my world news from them, but since the Gaza-Israeli conflict they have been extremely one sided for Israel. Disappointing. Journalism should report the whole story.


 Feb 15, 2023

Sharon
 Dec 7, 2022
Better coverage of world events than US shows I've found. Usually includes a positive story at the end, which I find really helpful


 Oct 4, 2022

lars
 Aug 19, 2022
extreme left

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The day’s top stories from BBC News. Delivered twice a day on weekdays, daily at weekends.


Episode Date
Taiwan and Ukraine on agenda as Blinken visits China
Apr 24, 2024
Prosecutors ask judge to punish Trump for violating trial gag order
Apr 24, 2024
UK - Rwanda bill: Will it deter small boat crossings?
Apr 23, 2024
Trump accused of 'pure' election fraud in hush money trial
Apr 23, 2024
Israel's military intelligence chief resigns over 7 October attacks
Apr 22, 2024
Netanyahu vows to reject any US sanctions on Israeli military
Apr 22, 2024
US House approves crucial $61bn Ukraine aid package
Apr 21, 2024
The Happy Pod: Viral ballet boy back in the spotlight
Apr 20, 2024
Man sets himself ablaze outside Trump trial
Apr 20, 2024
US calls for de-escalation in the Middle East after apparent Israeli strike on Iran
Apr 19, 2024
Kenya's defence chief killed in helicopter crash
Apr 19, 2024
G7 ministers discuss Ukraine's appeal for weapons
Apr 18, 2024
US Ukraine aid vote date agreed
Apr 18, 2024
Russian missile attack on Chernihiv
Apr 17, 2024
UN says Israel still imposing unlawful restrictions on Gaza aid
Apr 17, 2024
Israel considers response to Iran's attack
Apr 16, 2024
Dozens of jurors ruled out as historic Trump trial begins
Apr 16, 2024
A year of war in Sudan
Apr 15, 2024
UN warns Middle East is on the brink of full-scale conflict
Apr 15, 2024
Iran-Israel crisis - how to stop escalation?
Apr 14, 2024
Iran launches drones and missiles at Israel
Apr 14, 2024
The Happy Pod: The Centenarian Stargazer
Apr 13, 2024
Haiti moves toward a new governing council
Apr 12, 2024
Sudan facing 'catastrophic' hunger crisis after a year of civil war
Apr 12, 2024
OJ Simpson dies of cancer
Apr 11, 2024
A property developer in Vietnam is sentenced to death for defrauding a bank
Apr 11, 2024
'No joy, only pain' as Gazans mark Eid
Apr 10, 2024
Kazakhstan and Russia suffer worst floods in decades
Apr 10, 2024
Arizona court revives 1864 abortion law
Apr 10, 2024
Swiss women win landmark climate change case
Apr 09, 2024
North America awed by total solar eclipse
Apr 09, 2024
Myanmar junta recruits Rohingyas to fight rebels
Apr 08, 2024
Israel reduces troop numbers in southern Gaza
Apr 08, 2024
Thousands of Israelis rally to demand hostage deal
Apr 07, 2024
The Happy Pod: Reindeer herder rescued from frozen wilderness
Apr 06, 2024
More calls for an independent inquiry into Gaza aid convoy deaths
Apr 06, 2024
The Israeli military sacks two officers after strikes on aid convoy
Apr 05, 2024
Biden to Netanyahu: Strikes on aid workers 'unacceptable'
Apr 05, 2024
Nato marks its 75th anniversary
Apr 04, 2024
Israel accused of systematically targeting aid workers in Gaza
Apr 04, 2024
Gaza: Israel under pressure to protect aid workers
Apr 03, 2024
Israel faces international anger after food aid truck tragedy
Apr 03, 2024
Israel admits responsibility for deaths of seven aid workers
Apr 02, 2024
Iran vows revenge after suspected Israeli strike in Damascus
Apr 02, 2024
Gaza hospital in ruins after two-week Israeli raid
Apr 01, 2024
Turkish opposition claims victory in local elections
Mar 31, 2024
Peruvian president's home raided in Rolex watches probe
Mar 31, 2024
The Happy Pod: The search for a mystery gift giver
Mar 30, 2024
Polish PM warns war is a real threat and Europe is not ready
Mar 30, 2024
Dozens killed in South Africa bus crash
Mar 29, 2024
'Crypto King' Sam Bankman-Fried is jailed for 25 years for fraud
Mar 29, 2024
Philippines ups stakes in South China Sea dispute
Mar 28, 2024
Netanyahu backtracks on talks with US about Rafah
Mar 28, 2024
Thailand passes same-sex marriage bill
Mar 27, 2024
Biden: Baltimore bridge collapse 'terrible accident'
Mar 26, 2024
Baltimore bridge collapse
Mar 26, 2024
UN passes 'immediate' Gaza ceasefire resolution
Mar 26, 2024
French President urges Russia not to exploit the Islamist attack in Moscow
Mar 25, 2024
Russia mourns victims of concert hall attack
Mar 25, 2024
Zelensky: Putin diverting blame for Moscow massacre
Mar 23, 2024
Moscow attackers tried to flee to Ukraine - Putin
Mar 23, 2024
The Happy Pod: Finland named world's happiest country... again
Mar 23, 2024
Catherine, Princess of Wales, reveals cancer diagnosis
Mar 22, 2024
Blackouts across Ukraine after wave of Russian strikes
Mar 22, 2024
Blinken says US still pushing for Gaza ceasefire deal
Mar 22, 2024
Survivors of the civil war in Sudan tell of rapes and other attacks
Mar 21, 2024
Protesting Polish farmers challenge EU policies
Mar 20, 2024
Three dead in Haiti central bank raid as crisis deepens
Mar 20, 2024
Hong Kong passes tough security law
Mar 19, 2024
Gaza: More than a million facing famine
Mar 18, 2024
West condemns Russian 'pseudo-election' as Putin claims landslide win
Mar 18, 2024
What keeps China’s president up at night?
Mar 17, 2024
Russia says Ukraine attacks south
Mar 17, 2024
The Happy Pod: country star Jordan Davis wants more good news
Mar 16, 2024
Blinken warns about 'global threat' of synthetic drugs
Mar 16, 2024
Voting in Russian presidential election begins
Mar 15, 2024
Top US Democrat Schumer calls for new Israel election
Mar 15, 2024
At least 50 migrants die in Mediterranean sea
Mar 14, 2024
Navalny ally accuses Russia of hammer attack
Mar 13, 2024
Haiti's prime minister resigns
Mar 12, 2024
International efforts to tackle gang violence in Haiti
Mar 12, 2024
Oppenheimer sweeps the board at the Oscars
Mar 11, 2024
Ukraine criticises Pope's 'white flag' comment
Mar 11, 2024
Bonus: The Global Story
Mar 10, 2024
Nigeria's abductions spate worsens as more kidnapped
Mar 10, 2024
The Happy Pod: Sounds of the stars
Mar 09, 2024
Efforts to get aid to Gaza intensify
Mar 09, 2024
Joe Biden attacks Donald Trump in his State of the Union speech
Mar 08, 2024
Biden targets Trump in combative speech
Mar 08, 2024
US to set up temporary Gaza port for aid
Mar 07, 2024
Hamas officials leave Gaza truce talks without deal
Mar 07, 2024
South Africa demands new measures against Israel
Mar 06, 2024
Biden and Trump sweep to victory on Super Tuesday
Mar 06, 2024
Millions of Americans choose candidates for this year's presidential election
Mar 05, 2024
Russian Black Sea ship 'destroyed' says Ukraine
Mar 05, 2024
Donald Trump claims 'historic victory' following US Supreme Court ruling
Mar 05, 2024
State of emergency declared in Haiti
Mar 04, 2024
Kamala Harris tells Israel: let more aid into Gaza
Mar 03, 2024
Bonus: The Global Story
Mar 03, 2024
US makes air drop in Gaza
Mar 02, 2024
The Happy Pod: The billion dollar gift of education
Mar 02, 2024
US to air drop aid into Gaza
Mar 02, 2024
Russian opposition leader Navalny buried in Moscow
Mar 01, 2024
Dozens dead in Gaza aid convoy tragedy
Mar 01, 2024
President Putin says Russia has the upper hand in Ukraine
Feb 29, 2024
McConnell to step down as US Senate Republican leader
Feb 29, 2024
UN says teams in Gaza routinely blocked from making deliveries
Feb 28, 2024
Drug kingpin put behind bars
Feb 27, 2024
Sweden becomes Nato member
Feb 26, 2024
Israel says it's making evacuation plans for Rafah
Feb 26, 2024
Bolsonaro supporters protest over coup investigation
Feb 25, 2024
Bonus: The Global Story
Feb 25, 2024
Ukraine marks 2 years since Russia's full-scale invasion
Feb 24, 2024
The Happy Pod: Hurtling into History
Feb 24, 2024
Russia threatens to bury Navalny in arctic prison
Feb 24, 2024
Ukraine Two Years On – Your Questions Answered
Feb 23, 2024
US announces new sanctions on Russia over death of Navalny
Feb 23, 2024
Alexei Navalny's mother is shown body
Feb 23, 2024
Ukrainian air strike 'kills dozens of Russians'
Feb 21, 2024
WHO transfers patients out of Nasser hospital in Gaza
Feb 21, 2024
US calls for temporary Gaza ceasefire
Feb 20, 2024
Brazil recalls its ambassador to Israel amid diplomatic tensions
Feb 20, 2024
The Happy Pod: Eight-year-old steals the show at the Six Nations
Feb 17, 2024
The Happy Pod: Model Maker Outmatches Guinness World Records
Feb 11, 2024
Special episode: Eight Numbers To Understand China
Feb 10, 2024
The Happy Pod: Time's up for monkey on the run
Feb 03, 2024
The Happy Pod: Pioneering ultrasound treatment for Alzheimer's and addiction
Jan 27, 2024
The Happy Pod: Heroic teens save couple from drowning
Jan 20, 2024
The Happy Pod: Trapped tourists saved from flooded caves
Jan 13, 2024
The Happy Pod: Art student's lost work recovered thousands of kilometres away
Jan 06, 2024
The Happy Pod: Mobile coverage reaches remote Norwegian town
Dec 30, 2023
Happy News Review 2023
Dec 25, 2023
The Happy Pod: Cooking for togetherness
Dec 23, 2023
The Happy Pod: Refugees share their stories of hope
Dec 16, 2023
The Happy Pod: The giant Christmas 'tree' made of trees
Dec 09, 2023
The Happy Pod: India Tunnel Rescue Success
Dec 02, 2023
COP 28 special: Your climate questions answered
Nov 26, 2023
The Happy Pod: It's never too late to graduate
Nov 25, 2023
The Happy Pod: Kenya's tree-planting holiday
Nov 18, 2023
The Happy Pod: Protecting penguins in South America
Nov 11, 2023
The Happy Pod: The 'Bee' song creating a buzz
Nov 04, 2023
The Happy Pod: Spreading joy: Finland's most positive person
Oct 28, 2023
Israel-Gaza War: Your Questions Answered
Oct 27, 2023
The Happy Pod: Why whales wear seaweed
Oct 21, 2023
Israel-Gaza War: Your Questions Answered
Oct 20, 2023
The Happy Pod: Bill Gates: Looking on the bright side
Oct 14, 2023
Gaza Special: Your Questions Answered
Oct 13, 2023
The Happy Pod: Biles is back with a bang
Oct 07, 2023
The Happy Pod: Uncovering the wonders of the universe
Sep 30, 2023
The Happy Pod: Teamwork and pride - Saudi women's football
Sep 23, 2023
The Happy Pod: Superhero dog saves family from fire
Sep 16, 2023
Special Edition - Artificial Intelligence - who cares?
Sep 15, 2023
The Happy Pod: The little boy making a big difference
Sep 09, 2023
The Happy Pod: The gift of sight
Sep 02, 2023
The Happy Pod: Relief and joy: Pakistan cable car rescue
Aug 26, 2023
The Happy Pod: The disabled TV director pushing for change
Aug 19, 2023
The Happy Pod: Six months on, revisiting the baby born under the rubble
Aug 12, 2023
The Happy Pod : The Norwegian Nepali duo reaching new heights
Aug 05, 2023
The Happy Pod: Farmers strike truce with bears
Jul 29, 2023
The Happy Pod: New hope for Alzheimer's treatment
Jul 22, 2023
The Happy Pod: The portable incubator saving lives in a war zone
Jul 15, 2023
The Happy Pod: Everyone has a story to tell
Jul 08, 2023
The Happy Pod: Monkey rescue mission
Jul 01, 2023
The Happy Pod: Magical voice from the past
Jun 24, 2023
The Happy Pod: Saved from skin cancer
Jun 17, 2023
The Happy Pod: Rescue mission in Sudan
Jun 10, 2023
Special episode: Abortion rights around the world
Jul 01, 2022
Young voices special
Mar 25, 2022
Special: Global News Ukrainecast part 2
Mar 24, 2022
Russia-Ukraine: On the brink of war?
Jan 28, 2022
Omicron versus the world: Your questions answered
Dec 21, 2021
Afghanistan Special: Your Questions Answered
Aug 30, 2021
Global News Brexitcast
Oct 25, 2019