The day’s top stories from BBC News. Delivered twice a day on weekdays, daily at weekends
The South China Morning Post political economy team analyse the latest economic data from China, delve deep into the ongoing US-China trade and tech war, and examine China's changing economic relationship with Europe, Africa and the Indo-Pacific. Hear deep background on Beijing's political machinations and how they affect policy and its global diplomacy.
A podcast by UkraineWorld.org, a multimedia project about Ukraine run by Internews Ukraine. Explaining Ukraine, its politics, society and its culture. Support us: patreon.com/ukraineworld
NPR's top daily news about world events, politics, economy and culture. Download the World Story of the Day podcast.
Focusing on the Pacific region, the program brings you interviews with leaders, newsmakers, and people who make the Pacific beat.
Fareed Zakaria GPS takes a comprehensive look at foreign affairs and global policies through in-depth, one-on-one interviews and fascinating roundtable discussions.
Each week, host Bruce Pannier welcomes a panel of expert guests to discuss significant political developments and pressing social issues affecting the nations of Central Asia.
Interviews with Scholars of National Security about their New Books Support our show by becoming a premium member! https://newbooksnetwork.supportingcast.fm/national-security
Daily news brief from Al Jazeera offering a fresh perspective on your world.
Geopolitics & Empire
Interviews, news and analysis of the day’s global events.
Rishi Sunak says a day of talks with health leaders has been "highly valuable" Iran is facing international condemnation for hanging two more people
Gideon Rachman, the Financial Times chief foreign affairs columnist talks to the decision-makers and thinkers who are shaping world affairs. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
One question. One story from Africa for Africa. Alan Kasujja takes a deep dive into the news shaping the continent.
Discussions over drinks with security, defense, and foreign policy insiders and experts. The original War on the Rocks podcast series.
Want to learn more about China first-hand, from reporters on the ground? In every episode, we take a deep-dive into a specific topic, mixing independent reporting and exclusive interviews to bring you unique insights into an emerging potential superpower. Now, we’re featuring regular updates on the coronavirus pandemic from across the country. Brought to you by the South China Morning Post.
A comprehensive roundup of the major stories from the region and the people involved and affected by them.
Global perspective Human stories
A fortnightly podcast from the Spectator on the latest in Chinese politics, society, and more. From Huawei to Hong Kong, Cindy Yu talks to experts, journalists, and long time China-watchers on what you need to know about China.
Conversations exploring China's tech scene, economy and politics. Guests include a wide range of policy analysts, business professionals, journalists, and academics. Hosted by Jordan Schneider and published on Lawfare. Please consider supporting me via Patreon and check out the newsletter on Substack
“Pod Save America” cohost Tommy Vietor thought foreign policy was boring and complicated until he got the education of a lifetime working for President Obama’s National Security Council. On “Pod Save the World,” he and former deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes break down the latest developments and bring you behind the scenes with the people who were there. New episodes every Wednesday.
As the United States confronts an ever-changing set of international challenges, our foreign policy leaders continue to offer the same old answers. But what are the alternatives? In None Of The Above, the Eurasia Group Foundation’s Mark Hannah asks leading global thinkers for new answers and new ideas to guide an America increasingly adrift in the world. www.noneoftheabovepodcast.org
Save Meduza! https://support.meduza.io/en Meduza’s English-language podcast, The Naked Pravda highlights how our top reporting intersects with the wider research and expertise that exists about Russia. The broader context of Meduza’s in-depth, original journalism isn’t always clear, which is where this show comes in. Here you’ll hear from the world’s community of Russia experts, activists, and reporters about issues that are at the heart of Meduza’s stories and crucial to major events in and ...
The Lowy Institute is a leading international think tank that looks at the world from Australia’s perspective. This channel aggregates audio from across all of our event and podcast channels.
A weekly discussion of the geopolitical implications of current events in the Asia-Pacific, hosted by Ankit Panda from The Diplomat, with regular guests.
Our flagship daily news show, where we talk to in-house experts about what is going on and why you need to care about it.
With in-depth panel discussions on domestic and global news and current affairs, World Today gives you the story behind the headlines.
A podcast from Daniel Bessner and Derek Davison that provides listeners with everything they need to know about what’s going on in the world. www.americanprestigepod.com
Interviews with Scholars of Russia and Eurasia about their New Books Support our show by becoming a premium member! https://newbooksnetwork.supportingcast.fm/russian-studies
Amanda Vanstone tackles key social, economic and cultural issues in Australian life, challenging assumptions and giving voice to new and seldom-heard commentators.
Heard the news? The Indo Daily takes you beyond the headlines of the stories people are talking about. This is news like you’ve never heard it before.
China has emerged as one of the 21st century’s most consequential nations, making it more important than ever to understand how the country is governed. True to the name Pekingology, or the study of the political behavior of the People’s Republic of China, this podcast aims to unpack the behavior of the Chinese Communist Party and implications these actions have within China and for U.S.-China relations. Jude Blanchette, the Freeman Chair in China Studies at CSIS, is joined by various expert ...
You’ve seen the headlines, now hear the Full Story. Every weekday, join Guardian journalists for a deeper understanding of the news in Australia and beyond. Subscribe for free on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify or any other podcasting app
A daily news show from the publisher of The Monthly and The Saturday Paper. Hear from the country’s best reporters, covering the news as it affects Australia. This is news with narrative, every weekday.
This Week catches you up and makes sense of the big events dominating your news feed.
Interviews and feature reports from SBS News.
Welcome to The Times of Israel Daily Briefing: Your update on what’s important in Israel, the Middle East and The Jewish World.
Daily Podcast of National and World News Bulletins in English Language from India's public service broadcaster Prasar Bharati through its Akashavani All India Radio News Services Division.
North Korea is the Impossible State. Each week join the people who know the most about North Korea—The Center for Strategic and International Studies’ Victor Cha, Mike Green, and Sue Mi Terry—for an insider's discussion with host H. Andrew Schwartz about the United States’ top national security priority. Email your questions to ImpossibleState@csis.org.
CBC Radio's The Current is a meeting place of perspectives with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today.
Each week, Milan Vaishnav and his guests from around the world break down the latest developments in Indian politics, economics, foreign policy, society, and culture for a global audience. Grand Tamasha is a co-production of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and the Hindustan Times.
A weekly discussion of current affairs in China with journalists, writers, academics, policy makers, business people and anyone with something compelling to say about the country that's reshaping the world. A SupChina production, hosted by Kaiser Kuo and Jeremy Goldkorn.
Making sense of the world, one story at a time. Host Malika Bilal and journalists from Al Jazeera's international bureaus and beyond share their take on the most important stories every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Big Ideas brings you the best of talks, forums, debates, and festivals held in Australia and around the world, casting light on the major social, cultural, scientific and political issues
RNZ's morning news show, featuring comprehensive coverage of local and world events from 6:00am to 9:00am every weekday. Presented by Corin Dann with co-host Ingrid Hipkiss to join in April.
China Stories from the Sinica Network on SupChina brings you audio narration of the best articles and op-eds appearing in Sixth Tone, Caixin Global, Week in China, The World of Chinese, and of course SupChina. Subscribe to the podcast and you can listen to features on the go, with narrators who won’t butcher the pronunciation of Chinese names and words.
RN Drive takes you behind the day’s headlines, with an engaging mix of current affairs, analysis, arts and culture from across Australia and around the world.
National and international news and current affairs updated at midday each weekday.
The musical talent of Australian artist Frank Sultana has wowed crowds in one of the world's biggest Blues music comps, taking home the title place for the solo / duo division.By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Auckland Airport's international terminal is up and running again after extreme flooding on the weekend. More than 2000 people stayed overnight at the airport's terminals after flights were delayed and cancelled, including an 81-year-old man who slept on the stone floor. Passengers have been complaining bitterly about the airport management's poor …
The latest report by not-for-profit charity Anglicare Australia has found increasing the unemployment payment to $88 a day would help lift more than two million Australians out of poverty.
Tourism in Ruapehu has taken another substantial blow with news the Chateau Tongariro will close its doors on Sunday. KAH New Zealand, which manages the hotel at Whakapapa, says its due diligence when working through an extension of its lease found the hotel no longer met current standards for seismic safety. The cost of refurbishments, paired with…
Chris Hipkins' new ministerial team will be sworn in at Government House this morning. In his post-Jacinda Ardern reshuffle, there were promotions, demotions and a new role. RNZ deputy editor Craig McCulloch spoke to Kim Hill.
Auckland remains under an orange heavy rain warning after around 80 millimetres of rain fell overnight. A sinkhole opened up in Swanson last night, taking out power lines, and outages have been reported in other suburbs too. Auckland's deputy Mayor Desley Simpson has been in briefings with emergency management. She spoke to Kim Hill.…
Business update for 1 Febuary 2023
Flooding and heavy rain has of course delayed the start of the school year for many in Auckland . The good news is principals are expecting the big disaster of the last three years, Covid-19, will cause a lot less disruption this year. But they warn they will still see the academic and emotional effects of the past three years. Education correspond…
Auckland Mayor Wayne Brown is under increasing scrutiny for his communication during the Auckland flooding crisis. Leaked texts reported by the NZ Herald yesterday revealed Brown was still planning a game of tennis as the flooding kicked off on Friday, and complained that he had to cancel to "deal with media drongos". On Wednesday, in a surprise mo…
Bay of Plenty is one of four North Island regions with a red heavy rain warning still in place. The warning became active at 3am. Bay of Plenty Emergency Management director Clinton Naude spoke to Kim Hill.
A sodden Coromandel is in for another round of heavy downpours today. A red rain warning came into effect at 10pm and will remain in place until 4pm. About 73 millimetres of rain accumulated across parts of the Coromandel Ranges overnight, while the townships have so far been largely spared. But MetService says the worst is yet to come. Civil Defen…
Auckland Council says the city's storm water network could never have coped with the intense rainfall over the past five days. They say overland water flow paths are what are important when rain gets too much for the pipe system. Auckland Council's Healthy Waters head of planning Nick Vigar spoke to Corin Dann.…
Auckland emergency management says the worst of the weather is moving south, but the region isn't out of the woods yet. Duty Controller Rachel Kelleher told Morning Report there has been some localised flooding but the scale is far less Friday's deluge. The group gave a media conference at 8am on Wednesday.…
We're also hearing there has been flooding again in Wairau Valley in the northshore where two people died on Friday. Reporter Mohammad Alafeshat has visited the area. He spoke to Kim Hill.
There are also reports of flooding in Henderson Valley, West Auckland, this morning. The area was among those badly affected late last week, and the saturated soils struggled to drain the latest rainfall. The Henderson-Massey local board deputy chair Brooke Loader has been out and about through the night. She spoke to Corin Dann from Ranui.…
National Party leader Christopher Luxon has been getting stuck in helping with the clean up from the Auckland floods. In recent days he's visisted the emergency centres in Kelston and Sunnynook, a kura in Mangere East, and has been pictured helping to rip up carpet in a flooded home. Luxon was one of many calling for Auckland Mayor Wayne Brown to d…
Some of the Government's most contentious porfolios will soon have a fresh face after the Prime Minister's first Cabinet reshuffle. The ministers who ushered in the Three Waters reforms and overhaul of the health system have been demoted, while an entirely new portfolio - Minister for Auckland - has been set up. Here's our political reporter Giles …
While much of Northland escaped any signigficant damage last night, some areas of Whangārei were affected. Northern Whangāruru, which regularly floods, was cut off last night - including the Tuparehuia marae. Huhana Lyndon is the chief executive of the Ngatiwai Trust Board, and is from the Tuparehuia marae. She spoke to Corin Dann.…
Auckland remains in a state of emergency, with a red rain warning still in place for the region north of Orewa until 8 o'clock this morning. Sodden ground and overloaded wastewater systems have left the city vulnerable to flooding and slips, with a sinkhole opening up last night in west Auckland. Auckland Emergency Management Duty Controller Rachel…
Police forces in England and Wales have apologised for failing the relatives of people killed in the Hillsborough disaster and announced widespread changes in response.By BBC Radio 4
The Metservice says there is still more rain to fall in Auckland. Duty forecaster Lewis Ferris says it looks like the worst of the heavy rain is starting to ease. But he says by this afternoon it will have stopped. However, the heavy rain is expected to move on to Bay of Plenty and Coromandel. Ferris spoke to Corin Dann.…
Auckland's been drenched once more this morning. The newly appointed Auckland Minister says flood waters have risen again in the city this morning and it's a serious situation. Michael Wood told Morning Report the advice is to travel only if its necessary. He says roads are seriously affected throughout the city. Wood has been out with volunteers i…
A Mt Albert woman says there was an hour of heavy rain between five and six am, before it suddenly stopped. Susan Farquar says she was worried things would be worse than Friday and is relieved it ended. She spoke to Corin Dann.
Part of Auckland's northern motorway had to be shut completely after flooding on Wednesday morning. Water swelled across the road near Northcote and it was shut between Esmonde Rd and Northcote Rd. Richard Hills is an Auckland City Councillor in the North Shore ward and spoke to Kim Hill.
Heavy rain has fallen across Auckland this morning causing flooding, closing roads and after passing through Northland overnight. The advice from Auckland Emergency Management to Aucklanders is for people to act immediately if they see rising water. They say anyone who sees rising water should not wait for official warnings. They should evacuate to…
New Zealand Rugby boss Mark Robinson says that while important steps are being made, the sport in this country still has work to do with diversity and inclusion.
Business news for 31 Febuary 2023
Auckland has had more heavy rain, after record-breaking rainfall on Friday caused deadly slips and flooding. Cathy O'Sullivan is in Northcote and has had a slip at the back of her property. She said it was a nervous night and she's watched more of her property fall within the last hour of rain.
The advice from Auckland Emergency Management to Aucklanders is for people to act immediately if they see rising water, due to how quickly flooding can happen. They say anyone who sees rising water should not wait for official warnings. They should evacuate to high ground and stay away from floodwater. Evacuation Centres are available to those who …
Auckland has been pummeled with rain after a storm system passed Northland overnight. A red rain warning was in place for Orewa North until 8am on Wednesday and in Auckland, an Orange warning was in place until 10am, with the Bay of Plenty and Coromandel set to bear the brunt of the rain later in the day. NIWA meteorologist Chris Brandolino spoke t…
A brief update from the RNZ sports team.
Waka Kotahi is advising people in the Auckland, Northland and the Coromandel to consider carefully whether they need to drive this morning and to closely check conditions. Highways across the region are damaged and vulnerable from previous downpours and the transport agency says commuters should monitor its "journey planner" web page and radio upda…
News from the rural and farming sector.
A brief update from the business sector.
Heavy rain has now is hitting Auckland after moving across Northland overnight. Around 40 millimetres of rain has fallen across the supercity since yesterday afternoon, with MetService warning there's more to come. Power is out to some in rural parts to the city's east, west and north, with no estimated restoration time yet by Vector. A heavy red r…
Heavy rain is hitting Auckland, with the city wary after intense flooding on Friday. A band of rain passed over the city around 6am on Wednesday morning. RNZ's Jeremy Rees spoke to Corin Dann from Mount Eden.
A heavy rain band is now hitting Auckland after moving across Northland overnight. We're hearing it has been bucketing down in parts of the city. Power is out to some in rural parts to the city's east, west and north, with no estimated restoration time yet by Vector. Reporter Mohammad Alafeshat is north of the city, in Orewa.…
Sports news for 1 Febuary 2023
Between his death, two weeks ago, and his burial tomorrow, a furious battle has raged over George Pell’s legacy. If you happen to read The Australian newspaper, though, you probably wouldn’t be aware there are two sides to the debate. The Murdoch newspaper has been glowing about Pell’s influence. Why is the Murdoch media so invested in how the form…
Human Rights Watch says the mines were scattered in and around the city of Izyum while it was occupied by Russia. Also: Strikes and demonstrations in France to protest against raising the retirement age to 64, and the bed made for British monarchs that was lost for decades.By BBC World Service
Amid increase in dangerous Rohingya boat journeys, IOM boosts support Mali: rights experts call for probe into Wagner Group alleged crimes Bangladesh urged to tackle migrant recruitment ‘middlemen’ scourgeBy Daniel Johnson, UN News - Geneva
More than 100 people are now known to have been killed in Monday's suicide bomb attack at a mosque in the Pakistani city of Peshawar. The mosque was in a police compound, one of the best guarded parts of the city. So why the security breach? Also in the programme: The leader of the Palestinian Authority has met the US Secretary of State - but how m…
National news in English broadcasted at 20:30 Hrs IST on Tue, 31 Jan 2023 by India's public service broadcaster Prasar Bharati through its All India Radio News Services Division.By All India Radio
Danny and Derek welcome American Prestige champion Matt Christman and first-timer Chris Wade—hosts of Chapo Trap House’s Thirty Years’ War spinoff series, Hell on Earth—for a special AP-Hinge Points-Hell on Earth mashup episode. What if Henry IV of France was not assassinated? What if there was no defenestration of Prague? What if Gustavus Adolphus…
Your daily news in under three minutes.By Al Jazeera
The headlines this evening from the Indian Express.By Express Audio
Guest: Matome Chiloane, Gauteng MEC for Education See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.By Primedia Broadcasting
Welcome to The Times of Israel’s Daily Briefing, your 15-minute audio update on what’s happening in Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish world, from Sunday through Thursday. Editor David Horovitz and diplomatic correspondent Lazar Berman join host Amanda Borschel-Dan in today's episode. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken is now in Israel. We be…