59 episodes

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

Global News Podcast BBC Podcasts

    • News
    • 4.3 • 5.8K Ratings

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

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

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

    Ukraine: the children's camp that became an execution ground

    Ukraine: the children's camp that became an execution ground

    The authorities in Bucha accuse Russian soldiers of war crimes. Also: North Korea's leader orders his military to help respond to the Covid outbreak; and we report on how some people in the food-producing giant Brazil are struggling to get enough to eat.

    • 26 min
    Finland and Sweden confirm NATO bid

    Finland and Sweden confirm NATO bid

    They want to join the alliance after Russia’s Ukraine invasion. Also, killing of 10 people in US supermarket shooting a “hate crime”, and Tonga’s volcano explosion was biggest in a century.

    • 31 min
    World's most powerful nations 'will never recognise' Ukraine border change

    World's most powerful nations 'will never recognise' Ukraine border change

    The G7 says it will not acknowledge land seized by Russian military action. Also: thousands of pro-life supporters march in the US, and India bans wheat exports with immediate effect.

    • 27 min
    Violence at funeral for Al Jazeera reporter

    Violence at funeral for Al Jazeera reporter

    Israeli police with riot-gear hit mourners saying they were pelted with stones, as crowds carried the coffin. Also: Russia to suspend electricity supply to Finland, and critics praise "thrilling" Top Gun movie sequel.

    • 32 min
    Ukrainians trying to leave Russia complain of frightening interrogations

    Ukrainians trying to leave Russia complain of frightening interrogations

    Men passing through a transit point in Estonia say they have been questioned for hours. Also, Russian troops fighting in Ukraine have suffered what looks like another major setback, and Platinum Pudding - Britain's new dessert to mark Queen Elizabeth's 70 years as monarch.

    • 26 min
    UN to investigate Russian abuses in Ukraine

    UN to investigate Russian abuses in Ukraine

    The UN Human Rights Council has voted to set up an inquiry into allegations of abuses by Russian forces in Ukraine. Also, astronomers reveal the first ever image of the large black hole in our galaxy, and the Nepali woman who has climbed Everest 10 times.

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
5.8K Ratings

5.8K Ratings

😉💙🙃 ,

5/1/22

37’c is 98.6 f… not 110’ f

。zfxxz ,

Great

It's super nice,and pretty good for listening during lunch.

gabfanatico ,

Excellent reporting

Thank you!

Top Podcasts In News

The New York Times
NPR
The Daily Wire
The Daily Wire
Serial Productions
Cumulus Podcast Network | Dan Bongino

You Might Also Like

BBC World Service
BBC World Service
BBC World Service
BBC Radio
The Economist
BBC World Service

More by BBC

BBC Radio 4
BBC World Service
BBC World Service
BBC Radio 4
BBC Radio 5 live
BBC World Service