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BBC World Service


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Stations and streams from this source

Follow the (i) link next to any station for schedule listings and other information.
BBC Afghan [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Multilingual)       (i)  
BBC Afrique [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, French)       (i)  
BBC Amharic [MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Amharic)       (i)  
BBC Arabic [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Arabic)       (i)  
BBC Arabic TV [HLS]    (international, Arabic)       (i)  
BBC Bengali [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Bengali)       (i)  
BBC Burmese [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Burmese)       (i)  
BBC Cantonese [MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Cantonese)       (i)  
BBC Dari [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Persian)       (i)  
BBC Farsi [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Persian)       (i)  
BBC Gahuza [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Rwanda-Rundi)       (i)  
BBC Hausa [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Hausa)       (i)  
BBC Hindi [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Hindi)       (i)  
BBC Indonesia [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Indonesian)       (i)  
BBC Korean [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Korean)       (i)  
BBC Kyrgyz [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Kyrgyz)       (i)  
BBC Nepali [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Nepali)       (i)  
BBC Oromo [MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Oromo)       (i)  
BBC Pashto [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Pashto)       (i)  
BBC Persian TV [HLS]    (international, Persian)       (i)  
BBC Russian [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Russian)       (i)  
BBC Sinhala [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Sinhalese)       (i)  
BBC Somali [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Somali)       (i)  
BBC Swahili [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Swahili)       (i)  
BBC Tamil [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Tamil)       (i)  
BBC Tigrigna [MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Tigrigna)       (i)  
BBC Urdu [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Urdu)       (i)  
BBC Uzbek [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international, Uzbek)       (i)  
BBC World News TV [HLS]    (news/talk/variety)       (i)  
BBC WS Americas [MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (170 listings)
BBC WS Australasia [HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (183 listings)
BBC WS E Africa [MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (164 listings)
BBC WS E Asia [MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (171 listings)
BBC WS Europe [HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (167 listings)
BBC WS News [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international/news)       (i)  (156 listings)
BBC WS S Asia [MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (170 listings)
BBC WS UK [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (171 listings)
BBC WS W Africa [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (163 listings)

Programs from this source

Follow the (i) link next to any program for schedule listings and audio links.
50 More Things That Made the Modern Economy (documentary)   (i)  (191 broadcasts+podcast)
Africa Debate (politics/issues)   (i)  (podcast)
Africa Today (world affairs)   (i)  (podcast)
Arts Hour (culture/arts)   (i)  (237 broadcasts)
Assignment (documentary)   (i)  (405 broadcasts)
BBC Learning English Drama (literature/drama)   (i)  (podcast)
BBC Minute (news)   (i)  (podcast)
BBC News Bulletin (news)   (i)  (1266 broadcasts+podcast)
BBC OS (news)   (i)  (67 broadcasts)
Boston Calling (documentary)   (i)  (55 broadcasts+podcast)
Bottom Line (business)   (i)  (podcast)
Business Daily (business)   (i)  (258 broadcasts+podcast)
Business Matters (business)   (i)  (33 broadcasts+podcast)
Crowd Science (science/tech)   (i)  (281 broadcasts)
Cultural Frontline (culture/arts)   (i)  (279 broadcasts+podcast)
Digital Planet (science/tech)   (i)  (170 broadcasts+podcast)
Discovery (science/tech)   (i)  (256 broadcasts+podcast)
Documentary (documentary)   (i)  (521 broadcasts+podcast)
Documentary or Book Club (miscellaneous)   (i)  (264 broadcasts)
Elements (science/tech)   (i)  (podcast)
English We Speak (language)   (i)  (podcast)
Fifth Floor (documentary)   (i)  (194 broadcasts+podcast)
Focus on Africa (world affairs)   (i)  (6 broadcasts)
Food Chain (ecology/garden/rural)   (i)  (371 broadcasts+podcast)
From Our Own Correspondent (world affairs)   (i)  (288 broadcasts+podcast)
Global News Podcast (news)   (i)  (podcast)
Hardtalk (talk)   (i)  (323 broadcasts+podcast)
Healthcheck (health)   (i)  (211 broadcasts+podcast)
Heart and Soul (religion/beliefs)   (i)  (226 broadcasts+podcast)
History Hour (documentary)   (i)  (221 broadcasts+podcast)
In the Balance (business)   (i)  (282 broadcasts+podcast)
In the Studio (culture/arts)   (i)  (240 broadcasts)
More or Less (documentary)   (i)  (257 broadcasts+podcast)
Music Life (pop/rock music)   (i)  (27 broadcasts)
Newsday (news)   (i)  (507 broadcasts)
Newshour (news)   (i)  (291 broadcasts+podcast)
Outlook (magazine)   (i)  (415 broadcasts+podcast)
Over to You (media)   (i)  (49 broadcasts+podcast)
People Fixing the World (documentary)   (i)  (365 broadcasts+podcast)
Science Hour (science/tech)   (i)  (78 broadcasts+podcast)
Science in Action (science/tech)   (i)  (241 broadcasts+podcast)
Six Minute Grammar (language)   (i)  (podcast)
Six Minute Vocabulary (language)   (i)  (podcast)
Sport Today (sports)   (i)  (17 broadcasts)
Sporting Witness (sports)   (i)  (365 broadcasts+podcast)
Sports News (sports)   (i)  (17 broadcasts)
Sportshour (sports)   (i)  (12 broadcasts+podcast)
Sportsworld (sports)   (i)  (103 broadcasts+podcast)
Stumped (sports)   (i)  (10 broadcasts+podcast)
Tech Tent (science/tech)   (i)  (179 broadcasts+podcast)
The Compass (documentary)   (i)  (307 broadcasts+podcast)
The Conversation (talk)   (i)  (348 broadcasts+podcast)
The Forum (talk)   (i)  (256 broadcasts+podcast)
The Forum - Sixty Second Idea (talk)   (i)  (podcast)
The Inquiry (documentary)   (i)  (319 broadcasts+podcast)
The Newsroom (news)   (i)  (525 broadcasts)
The Real Story (politics/issues)   (i)  (355 broadcasts+podcast)
The Truth About (science/tech)   (i)  (podcast)
The Why Factor (documentary)   (i)  (278 broadcasts+podcast)
The World (news)   (i)  (153 broadcasts+podcast)
The World - Geo Quiz (quiz)   (i)  (podcast)
The World - Global Hit (world music)   (i)  (podcast)
The World - Science (science/tech)   (i)  (podcast)
The World - Special Edition (news)   (i)  (podcast)
The World - Technology (science/tech)   (i)  (podcast)
The World - The World in Words (language)   (i)  (podcast)
Thought Show (miscellaneous)   (i)  (podcast)
Top of the Pops (pop/rock music)   (i)  (9 broadcasts)
Trending (miscellaneous)   (i)  (317 broadcasts+podcast)
Weekend (news)   (i)  (473 broadcasts+podcast)
Witness History (documentary)   (i)  (243 broadcasts+podcast)
Worklife India (business)   (i)  (3 broadcasts+podcast)
World Book Club (literature/drama)   (i)  (podcast)
World Business Report (business)   (i)  (102 broadcasts+podcast)
World Football (sports)   (i)  (82 broadcasts+podcast)
World Have Your Say (talk)   (i)  (podcast)
World This Week (news)   (i)  (222 broadcasts+podcast)
World Update (news)   (i)  (115 broadcasts+podcast)