50 episodes

The World Today is a comprehensive current affairs program which backgrounds, analyses, interprets and encourages debate on events and issues of interest and importance to all Australians.

The World Today ABC Radio

    • News
    • 4.2 • 54 Ratings

The World Today is a comprehensive current affairs program which backgrounds, analyses, interprets and encourages debate on events and issues of interest and importance to all Australians.

    Earthquake in Turkiye and Syria destroys communities

    Earthquake in Turkiye and Syria destroys communities

    A huge humanitarian crisis is unfolding in Turkiye and Syria, after a series of powerful earthquakes killed thousands of people. 

    • 25 min
    NSW announces historic pokies reform

    NSW announces historic pokies reform

    Prime Minister Anthony Albanese is urging all Australians to back this year's referendum on a Indigenous Voice to Parliament, as parliamentarians return to Canberra for the first sitting of the year. 

    • 25 min
    Leaders meet to solve Medicare problems

    Leaders meet to solve Medicare problems

    Can our leaders thrash out a way to reform Medicare and make healthcare affordable for all Australians?

    • 25 min
    Police bust up money laundering network

    Police bust up money laundering network

    More than 150-million-dollars worth of assets have been frozen and nine people charged in one of the biggest money laundering investigations in Australian history.

    • 25 min
    Households face more gas price rises

    Households face more gas price rises

    Families struggling with the cost of living set to face even higher gas bills - can anything be done to ease the burden?

    • 25 min
    Racism and violence tearing Alice Springs apart

    Racism and violence tearing Alice Springs apart

    A city divided by violence and racism - Alice Springs locals say they're being ignored as the city struggles to find a solution to a drug and alcohol fuelled crime wave;.

    • 25 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
54 Ratings

54 Ratings

Bincard ,

The contents does not match with “the world today”

Most of the episodes in this podcast is about Australia.

Doug Melksham ,

News in bits

Stop breaking the news up and make it the one program each day.

nothappyjon ,

Annoying repeating

Stop breaking the news up into bits AS WELL as having the total program. It means I end up having the program playing twice!

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