Current Affairs Shows

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

Brussels passes UK's Brexit delay letter to EU parliament

Brussels passes UK's Brexit delay letter to EU parliament

The 27 Brexit weary EU states met on Sunday and agreed they would forward a controversial letter from the British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to the European Parliament this week for approval.
2mins
Euronews
South Africa and Wales make it through to the World Cup semi-finals

South Africa and Wales make it through to the World Cup semi-finals

Wales waited until the sixth last minute to beat France with a try from Ross Moriarty and clinch victory by one point, winning 20-19.
1min
Euronews
Lebanon's Hariri agrees on reform package after nationwide protests

Lebanon's Hariri agrees on reform package after nationwide protests

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri agreed on Sunday a package of reforms to ease an economic crisis that has sparked nationwide protests.
2mins
Euronews
Kurdish fighters pull out of Syrian border town while Erdogan expects US to 'keep promises'

Kurdish fighters pull out of Syrian border town while Erdogan expects US to 'keep promises'

The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Sunday it had pulled out all its fighters from the border town of Ras al Ain, while Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey expects the US to keep its promises on a five-day truce.
1min
Euronews
Haringey Borough FC speak out after racist abuse on pitch

Haringey Borough FC speak out after racist abuse on pitch

Haringey Borough FC speak out after racist abuse
2mins
ITN
Michael Gove arrives at Cabinet Office on a Sunday

Michael Gove arrives at Cabinet Office on a Sunday

Michael Gove arrives at Cabinet Office on a Sunday
24secs
ITN
Longest ever non-stop commercial flight lands in Sydney

Longest ever non-stop commercial flight lands in Sydney

A Qantas plane flew from New York to Sydney in 19 hours and 16 minutes.
2mins
ITN
Starmer: PM sending unsigned letter to EU 'childlike'

Starmer: PM sending unsigned letter to EU 'childlike'

Starmer: PM sending unsigned letter to EU 'childlike'
1min
ITN
Ian Blackford: Johnson 'not acting like a PM'

Ian Blackford: Johnson 'not acting like a PM'

Ian Blackford: Johnson 'not acting like a PM'
1min
ITN
Sir Oliver Letwin says he will vote for PM's deal

Sir Oliver Letwin says he will vote for PM's deal

Sir Oliver Letwin says he will vote for PM's deal
1min
ITN
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit Orphanage in Pakistan

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit Orphanage in Pakistan

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit Orphanage in Pakistan
4mins
ITN
Drama, Delay and Anticlimax in Westminster: Brexit Highlights

Drama, Delay and Anticlimax in Westminster: Brexit Highlights

In a day of high tension in Westminster on Saturday, U.K. lawmakers voted by 322 to 306 to force the government to seek another Brexit extension. Here are highlights of speeches by Prime Minister Boris Johnson, opposition Labour Party leader Jerem...
1min
Bloomberg
Mayor Sadiq Khan warns that Brexit deal will damage London

Mayor Sadiq Khan warns that Brexit deal will damage London

Mayor Sadiq Khan warns that Brexit deal will damage London.
1min
ITN
Authorities 'not overwhelmed' by Barcelona street violence, says Spain's acting interior minister

Authorities 'not overwhelmed' by Barcelona street violence, says Spain's acting interior minister

Masked demonstrators clashed with police in central Barcelona on Friday as a fifth day of protests over the jailing of separatist leaders turned violent.
1min
Euronews
Swinson: 'Important for people to have final say' on Brexit

Swinson: 'Important for people to have final say' on Brexit

Swinson: 'Important for people to have final say' on Brexit
3mins
ITN
Gove and Rees-Mogg escorted by police through protests

Gove and Rees-Mogg escorted by police through protests

Gove and Rees-Mogg escorted by police through protests
1min
ITN
Chile's president declares state of emergency in capital Santiago

Chile's president declares state of emergency in capital Santiago

Chile's President Sebastián Piñera has declared a state of emergency inthe capital Santiago as protests against a rise in the cost of public transport have escalated.
1min
Euronews
Corbyn: 'PM must seek Brexit delay'

Corbyn: 'PM must seek Brexit delay'

Corbyn: 'PM must seek Brexit delay'
2mins
ITN
IDS: 'We're all sick and tired of this'

IDS: 'We're all sick and tired of this'

IDS: 'We're all sick and tired of this'
2mins
ITN
John McDonnell warns Prime Minister not to break the law

John McDonnell warns Prime Minister not to break the law

McDonnell warns PM not to break the law over Brexit
1min
ITN
Nigel Dodds explains why DUP voted for the Letwin amendment

Nigel Dodds explains why DUP voted for the Letwin amendment

Nigel Dodds explains why DUP voted for the Letwin amendment
2mins
ITN
Patrick Stewart slams Brexit lies at People's Vote rally

Patrick Stewart slams Brexit lies at People's Vote rally

Actor Patrick Stewart slams the 'Brexit lies' during People's Rally speech.
1min
ITN
Beirut flooded with protesters as the government fails to pass key reforms for the economy

Beirut flooded with protesters as the government fails to pass key reforms for the economy

Demonstrators called for the "downfall of the regime" in Lebanon as tens of thousands took to the streets protesting against corruption and government inaction.
1min
Euronews
U.K. Lawmakers Vote to Delay Brexit, Refuse to Approve Johnson's Deal

U.K. Lawmakers Vote to Delay Brexit, Refuse to Approve Johnson's Deal

U.K. House of Commons Speaker John Bercow reads the results of a vote in which Parliament refused to approve the Brexit agreement Prime Minister Boris Johnson reached with the European Union until he has got the legislation that enacts it through ...
1min
Bloomberg
U.K.'s Johnson: 'I Will Not Negotiate a Delay With the EU'

U.K.'s Johnson: 'I Will Not Negotiate a Delay With the EU'

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he will not request a Brexit delay with the European Union after losing a Parliamentary vote 322 to 306 that would require him to do so. Johnson said a further delay would be bad for the country, the EU, and democ...
3mins
Bloomberg
PM: 'I will not negotiate a delay with the EU'

PM: 'I will not negotiate a delay with the EU'

PM: 'I will not negotiate a delay with the EU'
3mins
ITN
MPs back Letwin amendment

MPs back Letwin amendment

MPs back Letwin amendment
1min
ITN
North Macedonia PM calls for snap election after EU membership talks blocked

North Macedonia PM calls for snap election after EU membership talks blocked

“Citizens must decide which path we will take in the future – the correct, progressive European path, the path of reforms, or the path that leads backwards, towards isolation, nationalism, conflicts"
1min
Euronews
Hundreds of thousands flee Turkey's incursion into northern Syria

Hundreds of thousands flee Turkey's incursion into northern Syria

Turkey military operation in northern Syria has created a fresh wave of refugees.
2mins
Euronews
Theresa May urges MPs to back PM's deal

Theresa May urges MPs to back PM's deal

Theresa May urges MPs to back PM's deal
4mins
ITN
People's Vote march sets off from Park Lane

People's Vote march sets off from Park Lane

People's Vote protesters set off from Park Lane on their march to Parliament
1min
ITN
People's Vote march reaches Parliament Square

People's Vote march reaches Parliament Square

Thousands of People's Vote marchers have arrived at Parliament Square.
1min
ITN
Sir Oliver Letwin defends his amendment

Sir Oliver Letwin defends his amendment

Sir Oliver Letwin defends his amendment
2mins
ITN
Starmer: 'This is a trap door to no-deal'

Starmer: 'This is a trap door to no-deal'

Starmer: 'This is a trap door to no-deal'
1min
ITN
Thousands gather in central London for People's Vote march

Thousands gather in central London for People's Vote march

Thousands take part in the People's Vote 'Park Lane to Parliament' march.
1min
ITN
ERG say they 'overwhelmingly' back PM's Brexit deal

ERG say they 'overwhelmingly' back PM's Brexit deal

ERG say they 'overwhelmingly' back PM's Brexit deal
1min
ITN
Caroline Flint: Letwin amendment is 'panic measure'

Caroline Flint: Letwin amendment is 'panic measure'

Caroline Flint: Letwin amendment is 'panic measure'
1min
ITN
MPs say how they'll vote as they arrive at Parliament

MPs say how they'll vote as they arrive at Parliament

MPs say how they'll vote on the Brexit deal as they arrive at Parliament.
1min
ITN
Barclay: Public will be 'appalled' by another Brexit delay

Barclay: Public will be 'appalled' by another Brexit delay

Barclay: Public will be 'appalled' by another Brexit delay
1min
ITN
Labour Leader Corbyn Responds to Johnson

Labour Leader Corbyn Responds to Johnson

U.K. Leader of the Opposition Jeremy Corbyn comments on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal. The Labour leader was responding to the prime minister in an emergency debate in the House of Commons in London before lawmakers vote on Johnson's Brexit deal.
1min
Bloomberg
DUP urges Boris Johnson to 'reconsider' Brexit deal

DUP urges Boris Johnson to 'reconsider' Brexit deal

DUP urges Boris Johnson to 'reconsider' Brexit deal
4mins
ITN
Boris Johnson arrives at Parliament for crunch Brexit vote

Boris Johnson arrives at Parliament for crunch Brexit vote

Boris Johnson has arrived at Parliament for a crucial Brexit vote.
17secs
ITN
Corbyn: Labour 'will not back this sell-out deal'

Corbyn: Labour 'will not back this sell-out deal'

Corbyn: Labour 'will not back this sell-out deal'
1min
ITN
Johnson Opens Emergency Brexit Debate in Day of High Tension

Johnson Opens Emergency Brexit Debate in Day of High Tension

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson makes opening remarks at the start of an emergency debate in the House of Commons in London before a knife-edge vote on his Brexit deal. It is only the fourth Saturday sitting of Parliament since World War II.
4mins
Bloomberg
PM urges MPs to back new deal to 'resolve Brexit'

PM urges MPs to back new deal to 'resolve Brexit'

PM urges MPs to back new deal to 'resolve Brexit'
1min
ITN
Johnson departs Downing Street ahead of crucial Brexit vote

Johnson departs Downing Street ahead of crucial Brexit vote

Johnson departs Downing Street ahead of crucial Brexit vote
1min
ITN
As plans for the UK's first spaceport take shape, opposition grows

As plans for the UK's first spaceport take shape, opposition grows

Trekking through the muddy peat bog on the A'Mhoine peninsula on the remote north coast of Scotland, it seems hard to imagine that within a couple of years, that this remote, beautiful, wetland landscape could be the UK's first spaceport, launchin...
2mins
Euronews