The day’s top stories from BBC News. Delivered twice a day on weekdays, daily at weekends
G7 to stand with Ukraine 'for as long as it takes'
The G7 nations promised to tighten the squeeze on Russia's finances with new sanctions. Also: a BBC investigation exposes a human trafficking network smuggling disabled children from Tanzania to Kenya, and schools in Beijing re-open two months nearly two months after closing because of Covid.
G7 leaders pledge billions in investment for developing countries
US $600 billion dollars is promised for infrastructure projects. Also: how the Red Cross is reconnecting families divided by conflict, and why scientists are concerned about a possible one metre tsunami in the Mediterranean Sea.
Russian forces occupy Severodonetsk after weeks of fighting
The eastern Ukrainian city falls after Kyiv withdraws its remaining troops to neighbouring Lysychansk. Also: Norwegian police are treating Friday's attacks on bars and nightclubs in Oslo as Islamist terrorism; and how a new bridge in Bangladesh is connecting millions across the country.
US Supreme Court overturns Roe v Wade
Millions of women lose their constitutional right to abortion. Also: Prince Charles speaks of his personal sorrow at the suffering caused by the slave trade; and Instagram tests new age verification tools.
Ukrainian troops withdraw from Severodonetsk
Ukraine on the verge of losing one of its final strongholds in eastern Luhansk region. Also: About two thousand migrants attempt to storm the Spanish enclave Melilla in Morocco, scientists find a giant bacterium in Guadeloupe and in New Zealand, Māori New Year is celebrated.
Gun rights expanded by America's top court
US Supreme Court overturns century-old restrictions in New York. Also: The Taliban call off the search for survivors of Afghanistan's earthquake, and the Alexa feature that mimics the voices of your dead relatives.
I listen to your podcast from Nuernberg , Germany, for 3 year and hope to improve my English. And I get news from all over the world. It‘s my daily routine and I thank you a lot.
I listen to this podcast each morning
It is part of my morning routine and gives me a lot interesting global news. Thanks and all the best from Germany Hamburg
Enjoy it every day
The best news podcast ! I enjoy listening every day. Using it also for my pupil to prepare for the English exam of the German Abitur ! Keep on going strong !