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Weekdays at 3 p.m. on IPR News and News/Studio One
With the world's unrelenting 24-hour news cycle, Newshour is the program that cuts through the background noise and provides definitive reports on the big stories of the day. With two daily feeds 365 days a year, Newshour delivers an hour of headlines, commentary and reporting from around the world. The BBC's global correspondents give listeners vital information to keep up with world events.
Winner of the Sony Radio Academy Award in 2008 and Bronze winner in 2011 for best news and current affairs radio show, Newshour presents an all-encompassing explanation of the day's lead story, compelling reports from the BBC's team of correspondents and probing interviews with the newsmakers at the heart of every story.
Thursday, July 24, 2014 4:47pmHamas leader on ceasefire prospects; Former US ambassador scores Maliki’s premiership; Rwanda love songs
Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:16amGaza civilians running out of food and water; botched US execution; does Paracetamol work?
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 2:00pmUkraine PM says Russia shot down two fighter jets; Alexander Borodai denies neglecting bodies from MH17; Gazan journalist on attitudes to Hamas.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 8:00amTwo warplanes shot down in Ukraine; The Netherlands mourns MH17 dead; Bangladeshi PM Sheikh Hasina
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 4:36pmEU ministers prepare new sanctions against Russia; many flights to Tel Aviv cancelled after Hamas rocket; Slumdog star Frieda Pinto on FGM.