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

EU Probes Facebook's Digital Currency

EU Probes Facebook's Digital Currency

Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra is facing scrutiny from the European Union with documents saying anti-trust regulators are already probing the two-month old project.
1min
Bloomberg
There's a Good Chance Powell Won't Deliver, Says PGIM Fixed Income's Tipp

There's a Good Chance Powell Won't Deliver, Says PGIM Fixed Income's Tipp

Robert Tipp, chief investment strategist and head of global bonds at PGIM Fixed Income, discusses Fed policy and what markets are expecting to happen.
3mins
Bloomberg
New Zealand's A2 Milk Building Brand in U.S., China: CEO

New Zealand's A2 Milk Building Brand in U.S., China: CEO

Jayne Hrdlicka, chief executive officer of New Zealand's a2 Milk Co, talks about the company's financial results and business strategy. A2 plans to pull out of the U.K. as it focuses on China and the U.S., where booming revenues helped drive a ju...
7mins
Bloomberg
Xiaomi Misses on China's Slowdown, Huawei Competition

Xiaomi Misses on China's Slowdown, Huawei Competition

Xiaomi Corp.'s profit missed estimates after a slowing Chinese economy depressed smartphone demand and curbed efforts to sell more online services from games to music. Bloomberg's Selina Wang has the story.
2mins
Bloomberg
Bitcoin Will Become a Safe Haven Long Term, Blockchain Capital's Bogart Says

Bitcoin Will Become a Safe Haven Long Term, Blockchain Capital's Bogart Says

Spewncer Bogart, Blockchain Capital general partner, and Bloomberg Intelligence's Mike McGlone discuss the landscape for cryptocurrencies with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."
5mins
Bloomberg
Oil Search Sees 'Swings and Roundabouts' in Trade War

Oil Search Sees 'Swings and Roundabouts' in Trade War

Australia's Oil Search is hoping for progress on its LNG project in Papua New Guinea. The project has been stuck in limbo since a new government swept into power. Australian oil and gas explorer's managing director Peter Botten spoke to Bloomberg...
2mins
Bloomberg
Apple TV+ Is Golden Goose While Card Will Be Uphill Battle, Analyst Ives Says

Apple TV+ Is Golden Goose While Card Will Be Uphill Battle, Analyst Ives Says

Dan Ives, managing director of equity research at Wedbush Securities, and Bloomberg's Mark Gurman discuss Apple Inc.'s plans to roll out the Apple TV+ movie and television subscription service and the tech giant's new credit card.
3mins
Bloomberg
WeWork IPO a 'Masterpiece of Obfuscation,' Says Triton Research CEO

WeWork IPO a 'Masterpiece of Obfuscation,' Says Triton Research CEO

Triton Research CEO Rett Wallace, gives his thoughts on the WeWork IPO calling the prospectus a "masterpiece of obfuscation." He speaks with Caroline Hyde, Romaine Bostick and Taylor Riggs on "What'd You Miss?"
8mins
Bloomberg
Yen Rally Catches Attention of Hedge-Fund Managers

Yen Rally Catches Attention of Hedge-Fund Managers

The yen's dominant 2019 rally has finally caught the attention of hedge-fund managers. Bloomberg's Katherine Greifeld reports on "Bloomberg Markets: What'd You Miss?"
4mins
Bloomberg
Bloomberg Market Wrap 8/20: Agriculture Stocks, Safe Havens, Gold

Bloomberg Market Wrap 8/20: Agriculture Stocks, Safe Havens, Gold

Bloomberg market reporters take a deep dive into all of today's action.
3mins
Bloomberg
Agora's Knuckman Says VIX Fear Factor Unwound, Has Options Play for FireEye

Agora's Knuckman Says VIX Fear Factor Unwound, Has Options Play for FireEye

On this edition of "Options Insight," Agora Financial's Alan Knuckman analyzes the recent volatility in U.S. equities and discusses how he's trading FireEye Inc.
2mins
Bloomberg
What the Volcker Rule Revisions Mean for Wall Street

What the Volcker Rule Revisions Mean for Wall Street

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. and other regulators rolled out tweaks that clarify which trades are prohibited and lay out limits for banks to follow in their market-making units. Brian Chappatta, a Bloomberg Opinion columnist, explains what ...
2mins
Bloomberg
Trump Calls for Fed Rate Cut, Says He's Not Ready to Make a Deal With China

Trump Calls for Fed Rate Cut, Says He's Not Ready to Make a Deal With China

President Donald Trump tells reporters at the White House the Federal Reserve should be cutting interest rates and that he's not ready to make a trade deal with China.
2mins
Bloomberg
Sam Nunn on U.S., China, Russia's Nuclear Strategy

Sam Nunn on U.S., China, Russia's Nuclear Strategy

Sam Nunn, Nuclear Threat Initiative Co-Chair and Former Georgia Senator discusses Russia's current nuclear explosion, U.S., China, and Russia's nuclear strategy and the Iran nuclear deal.
8mins
Bloomberg
Wells Fargo CEO Search Takes Toll on Shares

Wells Fargo CEO Search Takes Toll on Shares

At Wells Fargo & Co.'s town hall meetings, executives have fielded countless questions from employees about efforts to resolve scandals that erupted almost three years ago.
1min
Bloomberg
Wall Street's Ex Machina Moment May Have Arrived

Wall Street's Ex Machina Moment May Have Arrived

Today, it's not just humans competing for work in banking. Machines are becoming a threat to warm-blooded number crunchers worldwide. Indeed, almost one-third of financial-services jobs could be displaced by automation by the mid-2030s, according ...
3mins
Bloomberg
Uncertainty Is a Drag on the Economy, Hoover's Chen Says

Uncertainty Is a Drag on the Economy, Hoover's Chen Says

Lanhee Chen, research fellow at the Hoover Institute who was the policy director for Mitt Romney's 2012 presidential campaign, discusses the slowdown in the economy.
2mins
Bloomberg
BlackRock's Thiel Says U.S. Credit Performance Is 'Outstanding'

BlackRock's Thiel Says U.S. Credit Performance Is 'Outstanding'

Scott Thiel, chief fixed-income strategist at BlackRock Inc., discusses the outlook for U.S.
2mins
Bloomberg
Israel Has Right to Defend Itself, Ex-Jerusalem Mayor Says in Response to Tlaib Criticism

Israel Has Right to Defend Itself, Ex-Jerusalem Mayor Says in Response to Tlaib Criticism

Former Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat comments on Rep. Rashida Tlaib's criticism of Israel for barring her visit because of her support of a boycott.
2mins
Bloomberg
Former Jerusalem Mayor Says Peace Process Has Failed

Former Jerusalem Mayor Says Peace Process Has Failed

Former Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat comments on Rep. Rashida Tlaib's criticism of Israel for barring her visit because of her support of a boycott.
2mins
Bloomberg
Said Haidar Sees Yield Curve Flattening Further Amid Slowing U.S. Economy

Said Haidar Sees Yield Curve Flattening Further Amid Slowing U.S. Economy

Said Haidar, chief executive officer of Haidar Capital Management, discusses the outlook for Federal Reserve monetary policy and the U.S.
2mins
Bloomberg
Salvini kisses rosary after Conte criticism over religious symbols

Salvini kisses rosary after Conte criticism over religious symbols

It wasn't just his "irresponsible", "reckless" and "alarming" behaviour as a politician that earned Matteo Salvini the ire of Giuseppe Conte in his resignation speech Tuesday.
1min
Euronews
Greenland glacier retreats 10 kilometres in six years

Greenland glacier retreats 10 kilometres in six years

Just inside the Arctic Circle — stood on ice that is thousands of years old — David Holland has a first-hand view of what he sees as the beginning of the end of the world.
4mins
Euronews
'The Great Mattress Migration of 2019'

'The Great Mattress Migration of 2019'

Dozens of air mattresses are swept away by the wind before an outdoor movie night in Colorado.
1min
BBC News
German amusement park acts after uproar over 'swastika carousel'

German amusement park acts after uproar over 'swastika carousel'

An amusement park ride in south-west Germany has been taken out of operation because it looked like two rotating swastikas.
1min
Euronews
Watch: Chanting child strikes up rapport with Hong Kong protesters

Watch: Chanting child strikes up rapport with Hong Kong protesters

A child shouts to pro-democracy protestors as they march below the overpass on Sunday in Hong Kong. An estimated 1.7 people were in attendance.
1min
Euronews
PM: EU still thinks UK parliament can block Brexit

PM: EU still thinks UK parliament can block Brexit

PM: EU still thinks UK parliament can block Brexit
1min
ITN
The Brief: European Council says Britain has not offered ‘realistic alternative’ to Irish backstop

The Brief: European Council says Britain has not offered ‘realistic alternative’ to Irish backstop

The Brief: Britain hasn't offered a "realistic alternative" to the Irish backstop, European Council President Donald Tusk said in a tweet responding to Prime Minister Johnson's letter requesting that Brussels drop the policy.
2mins
Euronews
Watch: Solar power energises Kampala street food scene

Watch: Solar power energises Kampala street food scene

Carts that create their own light cut down on costs and let vendors stay open longer. This project also trains sellers in finance and hygiene.
20secs
Euronews
Jacob Rees-Mogg insists the PM is doing a 'brilliant job'

Jacob Rees-Mogg insists the PM is doing a 'brilliant job'

Jacob Rees-Mogg insists the PM is doing a "brilliant job"
1min
ITN
Probe into allegations this CCTV shows police beating up a man

Probe into allegations this CCTV shows police beating up a man

It shows a man restrained on a hospital bed while uniformed figures slap and punch him, politician Lam Cheuk-Ting told Euronews.
1min
Euronews
'I'm sorry for the harm I have caused'

'I'm sorry for the harm I have caused'

The senator and 2020 presidential candidate publicly apologised for her claims to indigenous heritage.
1min
BBC News
Jeremy Corbyn meets business leaders in Stevenage

Jeremy Corbyn meets business leaders in Stevenage

Jeremy Corbyn meets business leaders in Stevenage
2mins
ITN
Credit Investors Need to Be More Defensive, Selective: Pimco's Kiesel

Credit Investors Need to Be More Defensive, Selective: Pimco's Kiesel

Mark Kiesel, chief investment officer of global credit at Pimco, offers a warning to credit market investors.
2mins
Bloomberg
'Muslims aren't allowed to live here'

'Muslims aren't allowed to live here'

A Lebanese town has banned Muslims from buying and renting property, forcing this family from their home.
2mins
BBC News
The man helping to save Senegal's mangroves

The man helping to save Senegal's mangroves

Haidar el Ali has led a project to plant 152 million mangrove buds in Senegal's Casamance Delta.
4mins
BBC News
'Twitter has adopted my grandad'

'Twitter has adopted my grandad'

82-year-old Keith melted millions of hearts when a video of him painting his granddaughter's nails went viral.
2mins
BBC News
Corbyn: Priti Patel's idea is like 'Windrush on steroids'

Corbyn: Priti Patel's idea is like 'Windrush on steroids'

Corbyn: Priti Patel's idea is like 'Windrush on steroids'
2mins
ITN
The floating farm for cows

The floating farm for cows

World's first offshore farm aims to make dairy farming more sustainable.
2mins
BBC News
Fishermen rescued from flooded river in India

Fishermen rescued from flooded river in India

An Indian Air Force helicopter crew saved the two men in Jammu, which has been hit by heavy rain.
1min
BBC News
'All politicians are to blame'

'All politicians are to blame'

The fate of Italy's coalition is set to be decided after weeks of hostility between ruling parties, the nationalist League and Five Star.
2mins
BBC News
Raccoon gets stuck in vending machine

Raccoon gets stuck in vending machine

Things didn't quite go to plan when the hungry animal tried to pilfer a snack
1min
BBC News
'If it wasn't for him, I'd be dead'

'If it wasn't for him, I'd be dead'

A women abducted as a child and a puppy abandoned on a rubbish tip help each other heal.
4mins
BBC News
Italy's Prime Minister Conte to Hand President His Resignation

Italy's Prime Minister Conte to Hand President His Resignation

Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he will offer his resignation to President Sergio Mattarella later today and called the actions of his Deputy Premier Matteo Salvini "irresponsible.
2mins
Bloomberg
Pimco's Kiesel Urges Credit Investors to Be More Defensive, Selective

Pimco's Kiesel Urges Credit Investors to Be More Defensive, Selective

Mark Kiesel, chief investment officer of global credit at Pimco, discusses his firm's view of credit investing and concerns about the global economy.
5mins
Bloomberg
Watch: Russia takes first place at International Fireworks Festival

Watch: Russia takes first place at International Fireworks Festival

The winning 10-minute performance was inspired by theatre, with elements of ballet and opera. With eight countries competing, Portugal and Italy came second and third.
20secs
Euronews
White House Dismisses Payroll Tax Cut to Prevent Slowdown

White House Dismisses Payroll Tax Cut to Prevent Slowdown

The White House dismissed the idea of a cut in payroll taxes as a way to boost consumer spending as economic indicators point to a potential downturn.
2mins
Bloomberg
Man accused of killing PC Harper denies the charges

Man accused of killing PC Harper denies the charges

Man accused of killing PC Harper denies the charges
1min
ITN