Global News Podcast

Global News Podcast

BBC World Service

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

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Health officials in China say Coronavirus shows a fatality rate of two point three per cent; Europe's biggest bank, HSBC, says it will axe 35.000 jobs, after pre- tax profits fell by a third last year; We hear what it's like to get caught up in a swarm of locusts as South Sudan braces for their arrival...

Previous episodes

  • 2787 - Fresh Chinese data on Covid-19 fatality rates 
    Tue, 18 Feb 2020
  • 2786 - Uighurs ‘detained for beards and veils’ – leak 
    Tue, 18 Feb 2020
  • 2785 - Coronavirus threatens to push Japan into recession 
    Mon, 17 Feb 2020
  • 2784 - Americans from virus cruise ship leave Japan 
    Mon, 17 Feb 2020
  • 2783 - Coronavirus: First death confirmed in Europe 
    Sun, 16 Feb 2020
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