Current Affairs Shows

World News

World News

The latest news stories from around the world, including business, sports and cultural events.
41 Episodes
Euronews
Raw Politics

Raw Politics

Provocative and unapologetically impartial. Raw Politics is the new must-see daily politics show that takes on the issues that matter. Join the debate.
9 Episodes
Euronews
Backlight

Backlight

Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
4 Episodes
VPRO
Unreported World

Unreported World

Unreported World’s reporters travel to some of the most dangerous and neglected parts of the globe offering the viewer an unrivalled insight into the daily reality for those whose lives are rarely glimpsed by the global news machine.
3 Episodes
Passion
Big Problems, Big Thinkers

Big Problems, Big Thinkers

Big Problems, Big Thinkers features acclaimed journalist Terre Blair interviewing an extraordinary group of leaders to find solutions to some of the most urgent challenges facing humanity.
1 Episode
Bloomberg
Game Changers

Game Changers

An original documentary series providing a compelling look at the business leaders and entrepreneurs who climbed to the top and changed our world.
1 Episode
Bloomberg

Current Affairs Episodes

'We survived!' Collapsing glacier soaks kayakers

'We survived!' Collapsing glacier soaks kayakers

Chunks of falling glacier caused a massive wave that came straight at a pair of kayakers in Alaska.
2mins
BBC News
'Operation Yellowhammer': Leaked UK document warns of no-deal Brexit chaos

'Operation Yellowhammer': Leaked UK document warns of no-deal Brexit chaos

The so-called operation Yellow Hammer document warns of a possible three month “melt down” in Britain’s ports.
1min
Euronews
Open Arms migrant rescue boat rejects Spanish offer of safe haven

Open Arms migrant rescue boat rejects Spanish offer of safe haven

Migrants have been jumping from Open Arms and attempting to swim ashore and scuffles have broken out as the vessel remains barred from Italy.
2mins
Euronews
Gibraltar 'unable' to detain Iranian oil tanker despite US warrant

Gibraltar 'unable' to detain Iranian oil tanker despite US warrant

An Iranian oil tanker seized on suspicion of illegally shipping oil to Syria will not be detained by Gibraltar despite a US warrant to seize it.
1min
Euronews
Gran Canaria residents moved to safety after second wildfire in a week

Gran Canaria residents moved to safety after second wildfire in a week

Around 2000 residents have been moved from their homes on Gran Canaria because of second forest fire within a week.
1min
Euronews
Michael Gove: Yellowhammer is "worst case scenario"

Michael Gove: Yellowhammer is "worst case scenario"

Michael Gove responds to Yellowhammer leak
1min
ITN
Labour: Jihadi Jack should face justice in UK

Labour: Jihadi Jack should face justice in UK

Labour say Jihadi Jack should face justice in UK
1min
ITN
Labour: Yellowhammer leak is 'project reality'

Labour: Yellowhammer leak is 'project reality'

Labour say government is pursuing 'reckless' no deal policy
1min
ITN
Fire in Bangladesh capital leaves thousands homeless

Fire in Bangladesh capital leaves thousands homeless

A fire ripped through a slum area of the Bangladesh capital Dhaka leaving thousands of people homeless
1min
Euronews
Far-right and anti-fascist groups clash at a rally in the American city of Portland

Far-right and anti-fascist groups clash at a rally in the American city of Portland

The rally on Saturday led to minor scuffles between the two groups while law enforcement arrested at least 13 people. Clashes led to six people sustaining minor injuries.
1min
Euronews
UK cyclist sets motor-paced speed world record

UK cyclist sets motor-paced speed world record

A UK cyclist has set the motor-paced speed world record.
2mins
Euronews
Bolivia: Child Labor Completely Legal

Bolivia: Child Labor Completely Legal

Bolivia has the world's lowest minimum age for child labor. Children there can work legally for themselves or their families. Once they hit 12, they can work for others. It's estimated that there are around 850,000 child laborers.
Deutsche Welle
Escape from East Berlin

Escape from East Berlin

When they began building the Berlin Wall, Hartmut Richter knew he had to escape. In the 28 years that the Berlin Wall divided the city, at least 136 people were killed trying to get to West Berlin. Richter risked his life and went on to help more ...
Deutsche Welle
EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker cuts holiday short for ‘urgent surgery’

EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker cuts holiday short for ‘urgent surgery’

EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker cuts holiday short for ‘urgent surgery to remove gallbladder’
1min
Euronews
All but 15 of the world's 195 countries attend endangered wildlife conference

All but 15 of the world's 195 countries attend endangered wildlife conference

The World Wildlife Conference on Trade in Endangered Species, known as CITES, takes place every three years.
1min
Euronews
Man found dead in underpass after Istanbul floods

Man found dead in underpass after Istanbul floods

A homeless man was found in the Unkapani district, apparently drowned, after heavy rain caused extensive damage
1min
BBC News
Brazilian government defends record on Amazon deforestation

Brazilian government defends record on Amazon deforestation

Satellite images from Brazil’s own space agency allegedly show deforestation in the Amazon has almost tripled since Bolsonaro’s government came to power.
1min
Euronews
PC killed investigating 'burglary' died of multiple injuries

PC killed investigating 'burglary' died of multiple injuries

PC Andrew Harper died of multiple injuries, Thames Valley police have confir
2mins
ITN
Sudan’s ruling military council signs power-sharing deal with opposition

Sudan’s ruling military council signs power-sharing deal with opposition

The agreement follows the overthrow of long time leader Omar Bashir.
1min
Euronews
Hongkongers stage anti-government protests in the rain marking the eleventh week of demonstrations

Hongkongers stage anti-government protests in the rain marking the eleventh week of demonstrations

Thousands attended a rally showing popular support for the pro-democracy movement has been maintained despite violent clashes at Hong Kong International Airport earlier this week.
2mins
Euronews
Corbyn: No confidence vote to stop no deal Brexit

Corbyn: No confidence vote to stop no deal Brexit

Corbyn: No confidence vote to stop no deal Brexit
1min
ITN
Corbyn's plan to reverse dying town centres

Corbyn's plan to reverse dying town centres

Corbyn's plan to reverse dying town centres
2mins
ITN
Indonesia has plans to move capital from sinking Jakarta to Borneo

Indonesia has plans to move capital from sinking Jakarta to Borneo

The move comes because the current capital Jakarta is sinking - with some 40% of its 10 million population now living below sea level.
2mins
Euronews
Tributes paid to PC Andrew Harper as police search scene

Tributes paid to PC Andrew Harper as police search scene

Tributes paid to PC Andrew Harper as police search scene
2mins
ITN
Ukraine hotel fire: Eight people killed in blaze at Tokyo Star in Odessa

Ukraine hotel fire: Eight people killed in blaze at Tokyo Star in Odessa

Eight people were killed in a fire that broke out in a hotel in Ukraine, the state emergency services authority said.
1min
Euronews
Popular baby dugong dies in Thailand after 'ingesting plastic waste'

Popular baby dugong dies in Thailand after 'ingesting plastic waste'

Popular baby dugong dies in Thailand after "ingesting plastic waste"
1min
Euronews
Peter Fonda: Easy Rider actor and writer dies aged 79

Peter Fonda: Easy Rider actor and writer dies aged 79

Actor Peter Fonda, who played a leading role in 1969 film Easy Rider, dies aged 79, his family said in a statement.
1min
Euronews
US makes last-ditch bid to seize Iranian oil tanker Grace 1

US makes last-ditch bid to seize Iranian oil tanker Grace 1

The United States has made a last-ditch attempt to stop an Iranian oil tanker from leaving Gibraltar.
1min
Euronews
Florida for $5m, anyone?

Florida for $5m, anyone?

Donald Trump isn't the first US leader to seek expansion using taxpayer dollars. But did those deals work out?
1min
BBC News
'Iran is the most beautiful country'

'Iran is the most beautiful country'

A former senior executive at a Chinese internet company is now a freelance photographer travelling around the globe. First stop - Iran.
3mins
BBC News
Walmart Jumps Most in a Year on Strong 2Q Sales

Walmart Jumps Most in a Year on Strong 2Q Sales

Telsey Advisory Group's Joe Feldman discusses Walmart Inc.'s second-quarter results on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close.
4mins
Bloomberg
NatWest Markets' Girard Sees Loss of Consumer Confidence as Biggest Risk to U.S. Economy

NatWest Markets' Girard Sees Loss of Consumer Confidence as Biggest Risk to U.S. Economy

Michelle Girard, chief U.S. economist at NatWest Markets, discusses consumer confidence and the Fed on "Bloomberg Markets."
7mins
Bloomberg
How Option Pit Founder Is Playing Disney

How Option Pit Founder Is Playing Disney

On this edition of "Options Insight," Option Pit founder Mark Sebastian discusses the performance of U.S.
2mins
Bloomberg
Open Arms captain says migrants are 'broken', ship is like a ticking bomb

Open Arms captain says migrants are 'broken', ship is like a ticking bomb

The captain of the Open Arms rescue ship says migrants onboard are "psychologically broken" and the vessel is like a bomb that is "going to explode."
1min
Euronews
BoFA's Moynihan outlook on the economy, recession fears and trade

BoFA's Moynihan outlook on the economy, recession fears and trade

Bank of America Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan said this week's bond-market turmoil has been driven by issues outside the U.S., and that recession risks are low in the country as consumer spending remains strong. He spoke to Bloomberg's Da...
22mins
Bloomberg
Wildlife trade: UN watchdog meets to protect more species

Wildlife trade: UN watchdog meets to protect more species

On the agenda will be shark fin and ivory trade. Giraffes will also feature for the first time.
3mins
Euronews
Watch: Montenegro's last lighthouse keeper says he still serves a function

Watch: Montenegro's last lighthouse keeper says he still serves a function

"As long it’s needed, it should exist,” explains Stanko Stojanovic
1min
Euronews
Kashmir crisis: what's going on and why does it matter?

Kashmir crisis: what's going on and why does it matter?

Euronews looks at the latest situation in the disputed region of Kashmir and explains what's going on and why it matters
1min
Euronews
Private Equity is a 'Buffer' in Today's Economy: Gogel

Private Equity is a 'Buffer' in Today's Economy: Gogel

Don Gogel, chairman and chief executive officer at CD&R, has had a front row seat to private equity for four decades. He discusses private equity's role in the current economic environment, today's pressure on CEOs, and his role as a leader in the...
27mins
Bloomberg
Argentina Default Risk Rising, Not Inevitable: UBS's Baweja

Argentina Default Risk Rising, Not Inevitable: UBS's Baweja

Bhanu Baweja, deputy head of global macro strategy at UBS, discusses the possibility of a debt default by Argentina on "Bloomberg Markets: European Close."
1min
Bloomberg
Watch: Woman set for epic journey flying migration route of endangered osprey

Watch: Woman set for epic journey flying migration route of endangered osprey

The woman dubbed a "human swan" after embarking on a mammoth paramotor flight to follow the bird's migration route is taking off again.
20secs
Euronews
U.S. New Housing Starts Fall in July

U.S. New Housing Starts Fall in July

Darrel Cronk, Wells Fargo Investment Institute President and CIO, and Stephen Stanley, Amherst Pierpont chief economist, discuss the U.S. housing market.
7mins
Bloomberg
Energy Vault Clean

Energy Vault Clean

Energy Vault Clean
2mins
Bloomberg
'We moved to the forest to fight climate change'

'We moved to the forest to fight climate change'

Janne Utriainen is tackling climate change in his own way - leaving the city to live off the land.
4mins
BBC News
Trump Wants to Buy All of Greenland, No Joke

Trump Wants to Buy All of Greenland, No Joke

President Donald Trump reportedly wants to buy Greenland, the world's biggest island. But Denmark is not selling.
2mins
Bloomberg
BofA's Moynihan Sees 'Fear of Recession' as Biggest Recession Risk

BofA's Moynihan Sees 'Fear of Recession' as Biggest Recession Risk

Bank of America Corp. Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan discusses the likelihood of a global recession and the outlook for the U.S.
3mins
Bloomberg
Uğur Gallenkuş: Artist juxtaposes two different worlds in one photo collage

Uğur Gallenkuş: Artist juxtaposes two different worlds in one photo collage

Turkish collage artist Uğur Gallenkuş has created an innovative photography project — juxtaposing two different worlds within a single image.
3mins
Euronews
What Could Make Hong Kong Protests Work?

What Could Make Hong Kong Protests Work?

Hong Kong protests have become increasingly violent more than two months after they were sparked by a controversial extradition bill. Do clashes with the police have a strategic value to the protests? The science of civil resistance seems to sugge...
4mins
Bloomberg