Global News Podcast

By BBC World Service

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Subscribers: 19377
Reviews: 34
Episodes: 109

 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

 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

 Aug 19, 2022
extreme left


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

Episode Date
US announces new sanctions on Russia over death of Navalny
Feb 23, 2024
Alexei Navalny's mother is shown body
Feb 23, 2024
Albania approves deal to hold migrants in Italy
Feb 22, 2024
Ukrainian air strike 'kills dozens of Russians'
Feb 21, 2024
UK deterrent missile fails second test in a row
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
Navalny's widow vows to continue husband's fight
Feb 19, 2024
Israel condemns Lula likening Gaza to Holocaust
Feb 19, 2024
Navalny's team accuses Russia of 'hiding his body'
Feb 18, 2024
The Happy Pod: Eight-year-old steals the show at the Six Nations
Feb 17, 2024
Biden blames Putin for Alexei Navalny's death
Feb 16, 2024
Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny dead, says Russian prison service
Feb 16, 2024
'Dozens of suspects' detained in Gaza hospital raid
Feb 16, 2024
Israeli special forces raid Gaza's Nasser hospital
Feb 15, 2024
Ukraine's campaign against Russia 'extremely difficult'
Feb 15, 2024
Former military strongman poised to win Indonesia's presidential election
Feb 14, 2024
Biden urges House to back Ukraine aid package
Feb 14, 2024
Cairo meeting to discuss Gaza ceasefire
Feb 13, 2024
Biden appeals for protection of Palestinians in Rafah
Feb 13, 2024
Two Israeli hostages freed from Gaza
Feb 12, 2024
Nato says Trump comments 'undermine all of our society'
Feb 12, 2024
The Happy Pod: Model Maker Outmatches Guinness World Records
Feb 11, 2024
Six-year-old Palestinian girl found dead days after plea for help
Feb 11, 2024
Special episode: Eight Numbers To Understand China
Feb 10, 2024
Netanyahu orders military to plan Rafah evacuation
Feb 10, 2024
'My memory is fine' says Biden
Feb 09, 2024
US: Israel's operation in Rafah 'could be a disaster'
Feb 09, 2024
Warnings of irreversible climate damage as global temperatures rise
Feb 08, 2024
Netanyahu rejects Hamas' ceasefire proposals for Gaza
Feb 08, 2024
Deadly blasts in Pakistan one day before election
Feb 07, 2024
Trump denied immunity in electoral interference case
Feb 07, 2024
A Kenyan court has charged a doomsday cult leader with mass murder
Feb 06, 2024
King Charles diagnosed with cancer
Feb 05, 2024
US Secretary of State visits the Middle East - his fifth trip to the region since 7 October
Feb 05, 2024
At least 99 killed in Chile wildfires
Feb 05, 2024
Michelle O'Neill makes history as Northern Ireland's new first minister
Feb 04, 2024
The Happy Pod: Time's up for monkey on the run
Feb 03, 2024
US strikes Iran-linked targets in Iraq and Syria
Feb 03, 2024
Several die in gas explosion in Kenya
Feb 02, 2024
US approves plan for strikes on Iranian-related targets
Feb 02, 2024
War in Ukraine: EU unlocks $54 billion 'lifeline'
Feb 01, 2024
Big tech accused of 'having blood on its hands'
Feb 01, 2024
Thailand’s reformist party Move Forward at risk of being dissolved
Jan 31, 2024
More than half of Gaza's buildings damaged by war
Jan 31, 2024
Pakistan court jails ex-PM Imran Khan for 10 years over leaked state secrets
Jan 30, 2024
US vows 'consequential' response to killing of three soldiers
Jan 30, 2024
Iran denies involvement in killing of three US servicemen
Jan 29, 2024
Three US troops killed on Jordan-Syria border
Jan 29, 2024
UN aid agency in Gaza under pressure after a number of countries suspend funding
Jan 28, 2024
The Happy Pod: Pioneering ultrasound treatment for Alzheimer's and addiction
Jan 27, 2024
Israel’s PM says a charge of genocide against Israel was 'not only false but outrageous'.
Jan 27, 2024
UN's top court rules Israel must prevent genocide in Gaza
Jan 26, 2024
Biden appoints CIA chief to broker Israeli hostage deal
Jan 26, 2024
Russia: Reports claim missile fragments found at site of plane crash
Jan 25, 2024
Russia accuses Kyiv of shooting down plane with Ukrainian prisoners
Jan 25, 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
The Happy Pod: Back to class for Afghan girls
Apr 08, 2023
The Happy Pod: Striking gold
Apr 01, 2023
The Happy Pod: The smiling cow
Mar 25, 2023
The Happy Pod
Mar 18, 2023
The Happy Pod
Mar 11, 2023
The Happy Podcast
Mar 04, 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