BBC Global News Podcast

BBC Global News Podcast

Por Aleph Pukk
En BBC World Service

Harry and Meghan interview

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex made a series of dramatic revelations about their life inside the British Royal...

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Explosions rock the economic capital of Equatorial Guinea

The blasts in Bata killed many and injured hundreds, Also, the people of Switzerland vote to ban the public wearing...

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US Senate passes Covid relief plan

President Biden called it a 'giant step forward' and said it should become law next week. Also: the Yazidi women -...

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WHO head warns of more pandemic waves

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said there must be no relaxation in the fight against Covid-19. Also: the Pope's first...

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Pope Francis begins tour of Iraq

Pontiff intends to show support for Iraqi Christians and foster dialogue with Muslims. This is considered the Pope's...

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Italy blocks AstraZeneca shipment to Australia

The ban on shipping 250,000 doses, amid a row with the firm, is backed by the EU. Also: the store where shoppers walk...

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Myanmar: Opponents of the coup continue to demonstrate

There are reports that the police used tear gas and gunfire to break up the protesters. The UN human rights chief...

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ICC 'war crimes' inquiry in West Bank and Gaza

Israel rejects the court's investigation, while the Palestinians praise it. Also: S Korea's first transgender soldier...

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Myanmar: Further deadly clashes despite appeals for calm

At least 9 people killed in confrontations between security forces and demonstrators. One teenager is reported to be...

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US sanctions Russians over Navalny poisoning

The Biden administration imposes its first sanctions on Russia over what it says was Moscow’s attempt to kill...

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Hundreds of kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls freed

The girls were abducted by gunmen from their boarding school in Zamfara state and taken to a forest. Also: the Prime...

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Jamal Khashoggi: US defends decision not to punish Saudi Crown Prince

The Biden administration had been strongly criticised for not sanctioning the Crown Prince directly, despite blaming...

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Fresh charges against deposed Burmese leader

Aung San Suu Kyi is charged with two more offences, as the security forces again use tear gas and stun grenades...

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Donald Trump returns to political stage

Mr Trump told the Conservative Political Action Conference he would not be starting a new political party. Also,...

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Political tensions escalate in Armenia

The Armenian president has refused to follow through an order from the prime minister to sack the army chief. Also:...

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Jamal Khashoggi: US says Saudi prince approved Khashoggi killing

A US intelligence report has found that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman approved the murder of exiled...

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Nigeria: More than 300 schoolgirls kidnapped

Unidentified gunmen abducted the girls in early morning from a school in Zamfara state. This is latest in a series...

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EU leaders vow to speed up vaccine production

Greece and Austria are urging other EU states to adopt coronavirus vaccination "passports". Also: jailed Putin...

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Armenian leader denounces 'attempted coup'

PM Nikol Pashinyan leads crowds of supporters after the army says he must resign. Also: how elephants in zoos are...

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US says report on Khashoggi murder in Saudi consulate expected 'soon'

A US intelligence report on the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in a Saudi consulate in Istanbul will be...

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