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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)  (164 listings)
BBC WS Australasia [HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (175 listings)
BBC WS E Africa [MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (152 listings)
BBC WS E Asia [MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (165 listings)
BBC WS Europe [HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (162 listings)
BBC WS News [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international/news)       (i)  (157 listings)
BBC WS S Asia [MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (165 listings)
BBC WS UK [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (165 listings)
BBC WS W Africa [MP3][MP3][HLS][HLS][DASH]    (international)       (i)  (156 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)  (203 broadcasts+podcast)
Africa Debate (politics/issues)   (i)  (podcast)
Africa Today (world affairs)   (i)  (podcast)
Arts Hour (culture/arts)   (i)  (243 broadcasts)
Assignment (documentary)   (i)  (400 broadcasts)
BBC Learning English Drama (literature/drama)   (i)  (podcast)
BBC Minute (news)   (i)  (podcast)
BBC News Bulletin (news)   (i)  (1341 broadcasts+podcast)
BBC OS (news)   (i)  (72 broadcasts)
Boston Calling (documentary)   (i)  (56 broadcasts+podcast)
Bottom Line (business)   (i)  (podcast)
Business Daily (business)   (i)  (259 broadcasts+podcast)
Business Matters (business)   (i)  (35 broadcasts+podcast)
Coronavirus Global Update (health)   (i)  (podcast)
Crowd Science (science/tech)   (i)  (282 broadcasts)
Cultural Frontline (culture/arts)   (i)  (284 broadcasts+podcast)
Digital Planet (science/tech)   (i)  (179 broadcasts+podcast)
Discovery (science/tech)   (i)  (262 broadcasts+podcast)
Documentary (documentary)   (i)  (529 broadcasts+podcast)
Documentary or Book Club (miscellaneous)   (i)  (259 broadcasts)
Elements (science/tech)   (i)  (podcast)
English We Speak (language)   (i)  (podcast)
Fifth Floor (documentary)   (i)  (212 broadcasts+podcast)
Focus on Africa (world affairs)   (i)  (6 broadcasts)
Food Chain (ecology/garden/rural)   (i)  (361 broadcasts+podcast)
From Our Own Correspondent (world affairs)   (i)  (294 broadcasts+podcast)
Global News Podcast (news)   (i)  (podcast)
Hardtalk (talk)   (i)  (331 broadcasts+podcast)
Healthcheck (health)   (i)  (214 broadcasts+podcast)
Heart and Soul (religion/beliefs)   (i)  (224 broadcasts+podcast)
History Hour (documentary)   (i)  (223 broadcasts+podcast)
In the Balance (business)   (i)  (292 broadcasts+podcast)
In the Studio (culture/arts)   (i)  (246 broadcasts)
More or Less (documentary)   (i)  (250 broadcasts+podcast)
Music Life (pop/rock music)   (i)  (31 broadcasts)
Newsday (news)   (i)  (494 broadcasts)
Newshour (news)   (i)  (296 broadcasts+podcast)
Outlook (magazine)   (i)  (469 broadcasts+podcast)
Over to You (media)   (i)  (48 broadcasts+podcast)
People Fixing the World (documentary)   (i)  (375 broadcasts+podcast)
Science Hour (science/tech)   (i)  (82 broadcasts+podcast)
Science in Action (science/tech)   (i)  (253 broadcasts+podcast)
Six Minute Grammar (language)   (i)  (podcast)
Six Minute Vocabulary (language)   (i)  (podcast)
Sport Today (sports)   (i)  (23 broadcasts)
Sporting Witness (sports)   (i)  (375 broadcasts+podcast)
Sports News (sports)   (i)  (17 broadcasts)
Sportshour (sports)   (i)  (15 broadcasts+podcast)
Sportsworld (sports)   (i)  (99 broadcasts+podcast)
Stumped (sports)   (i)  (9 broadcasts+podcast)
Tech Tent (science/tech)   (i)  (186 broadcasts+podcast)
The Compass (documentary)   (i)  (310 broadcasts+podcast)
The Conversation (talk)   (i)  (356 broadcasts+podcast)
The Forum (talk)   (i)  (257 broadcasts+podcast)
The Forum - Sixty Second Idea (talk)   (i)  (podcast)
The Inquiry (documentary)   (i)  (332 broadcasts+podcast)
The Newsroom (news)   (i)  (591 broadcasts)
The Real Story (politics/issues)   (i)  (358 broadcasts+podcast)
The Truth About (science/tech)   (i)  (podcast)
The Why Factor (documentary)   (i)  (256 broadcasts+podcast)
Thought Show (miscellaneous)   (i)  (podcast)
Top of the Pops (pop/rock music)   (i)  (9 broadcasts)
Trending (miscellaneous)   (i)  (348 broadcasts+podcast)
Weekend (news)   (i)  (podcast)
Witness History (documentary)   (i)  (246 broadcasts+podcast)
Worklife India (business)   (i)  (3 broadcasts+podcast)
World Book Club (literature/drama)   (i)  (podcast)
World Business Report (business)   (i)  (107 broadcasts+podcast)
World Football (sports)   (i)  (83 broadcasts+podcast)
World Have Your Say (talk)   (i)  (podcast)
World This Week (news)   (i)  (podcast)
World Update (news)   (i)  (podcast)