Politics Shows

Dumb, Drunk And Racist

Dumb, Drunk And Racist

Joe Hildebrand has just three weeks to change the opinion of four Indians who think Aussies are Dumb, Drunk and Racist.
6 Episodes
ABC
Backlight

Backlight

Dutch public broadcaster VPRO offers you impressive and award-winning travel series that will help you expand your view on the world.
5 Episodes
VPRO
This World

This World

International investigative documentary series from the BBC.
2 Episodes
BBC
The Chinese Are Coming

The Chinese Are Coming

Justin Rowlatt investigates the spread of Chinese influence around the planet and asks what the world will be like if China overtakes America as the world's economic superpower.
2 Episodes
BBC
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.
2 Episodes
Passion
All Watched Over By Machines Of Loving Grace

All Watched Over By Machines Of Loving Grace

A series of films about how humans have been colonised by the machines we have built. Although we don't realise it, the way we see everything in the world today is through the eyes of the computers.
1 Episode
BBC
101 East

101 East

Bold, untold stories from across Asia and the Pacific. 101 East is Al Jazeera's in-depth current affairs program from the world's most populated region.
1 Episode
Al Jazeera
Panorama

Panorama

The BBC's Panorama is the world's longest running investigative TV show, featuring interviews and reports on a wide variety of subjects.
1 Episode
BBC
Shifting Sands

Shifting Sands

Assessing opinion in the Middle East two years on from the start of the Arab Spring.
1 Episode
BBC
Great Australians with Alan Jones

Great Australians with Alan Jones

Popular media personality Alan Jones talks to a selection of talented and influential Australians who have achieved greatness in their respective fields. Eponymous without seeking the furnishings of fame, these individuals have risen to considerable challenges to become world figures in their fields.
1 Episode
Umbrella

Politics Episodes

Interview - Andreas Rodder: "There is a new fear of Germany."

Interview - Andreas Rodder: "There is a new fear of Germany."

Germany is considered Europe's strongest nation, both politically and economically. Just like a century ago, it is viewed as culturally sensitive but ruthless when it comes to wielding power. How can it counter the fears of its neighbors and partn...
12mins
Deutsche Welle
Living in fear - Refugees in Chemnitz

Living in fear - Refugees in Chemnitz

This summer, far-right extremists hounded migrants through the eastern German city of Chemnitz. Now, weeks later, locals remain divided over immigration. Some are actively fighting xenophobia, while others say they fear migrants.
Deutsche Welle
Exodus from Croatia

Exodus from Croatia

Growing numbers of Croatians are moving abroad because of the country's ongoing economic crisis. The region of Slavonia is particularly affected. Many families have left, forcing schools to shut.
Deutsche Welle
Spain's mistreated greyhounds

Spain's mistreated greyhounds

Spain's Galgos, or Spanish greyhounds, are bred for the rabbit hunt. But the less-than-fastest runners are often abandoned or killed once the hunting season is over. It is a common and cruel practice in Spain.
Deutsche Welle
Cabinet to consider Brexit deal in special meeting on Wednesday

Cabinet to consider Brexit deal in special meeting on Wednesday

A Brexit deal has been reached by negotiators in Brussels and will be the focus of a crunch Cabinet meeting on Wednesday.
1min
Press Association
CNN sues Trump amid row over reporter Jim Acosta

CNN sues Trump amid row over reporter Jim Acosta

American broadcaster CNN is suing the Trump administration, demanding the return of correspondent Jim Acosta's press credentials to cover the White House.
1min
Press Association
UK calls for end to Yemen war

UK calls for end to Yemen war

British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt is visiting Saudi Arabia and the UAE to press for an end to the war in Yemen and to call on Saudi leaders to cooperate with an investigation into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
1min
TRT World
Trump and Macron seek to defuse tensions before WWI anniversary

Trump and Macron seek to defuse tensions before WWI anniversary

US President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron seek to diffuse tensions over comments by both leaders that threatened to cast a shadow over a weekend marking 100 years since the end of the First World War. The leaders met at the ...
1min
Press Association
The geopolitics of Sri Lanka's crisis

The geopolitics of Sri Lanka's crisis

The Sri Lankan president has dissolved parliament and triggered snap polls, plunging the country further into an ongoing political crisis. But are the external influences from India and China impacting its domestic affairs?
3mins
TRT World
Trump blasts 'doctored video' accusations and attacks another CNN reporter

Trump blasts 'doctored video' accusations and attacks another CNN reporter

President Donald Trump has slammed another CNN reporter, this time Abby Phillip, for asking "a stupid question".
1min
Press Association
Ethiopia's new hope

Ethiopia's new hope

We went to Ethiopia to talk to people about their new rockstar prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, and why he's reignited their hope in the future of their country and the Horn of Africa.
5mins
TRT World
Belgium's dangerous heritage

Belgium's dangerous heritage

A special unit of the Belgian army clears many tons of First World War munitions every year. Traces of the Great War abound, especially in northwestern Belgium where buried grenades have been cleared since 1918.
Deutsche Welle
Hunting for lost treasure in Italy

Hunting for lost treasure in Italy

Fishermen in Naples are struggling to earn a living from fishing. But they are hoping their planned tours of archeological treasure on the seabed will attract enough tourists for them to secure their financial futures.
Deutsche Welle
Worries in the Ukraine: Worries in the West

Worries in the Ukraine: Worries in the West

Ethnic Hungarians in western Ukraine are putting pressure on Kiev - with the support of Viktor Orban's government. A group of separatist-nationalists say they want to right "historic wrongs" of the First World War.
Deutsche Welle
Serbia: Arsenic in drinking water

Serbia: Arsenic in drinking water

The drinking water in parts of Serbia has been contaminated with arsenic for years. Nearly a million people are affected. The maximum allowed concentration of the carcinogenic toxin was exceeded by as much as 27 times.
Deutsche Welle
Turkey: Emancipation by Emmental

Turkey: Emancipation by Emmental

Turkish women are using a recipe for Swiss cheese to bring prosperity to their village. And, breaking with the patriarchal tradition in the mountains of Anatolia, their men are supporting them. Their cheese is being exported to Hong Kong.
Deutsche Welle
Northern Ireland's Brexit nightmare

Northern Ireland's Brexit nightmare

Could Brexit undermine peace in Northern Ireland? Catholics and Protestants are concerned about the future of the inner Irish border after Brexit. Unionists and Sinn Fein have already been delivering verbal attacks.
Deutsche Welle
Who are youth in the US voting for in midterm elections?

Who are youth in the US voting for in midterm elections?

US midterm elections are around the corner, and this year's turnout could be historic, thanks to young people.
1min
TRT World
Sri Lanka in the grip of political crisis

Sri Lanka in the grip of political crisis

Sri Lanka plunged into crisis on Friday when President Sirisena sacked Prime Minister Wickremesinghe and swore in former President Rajapaksa to replace him, all of which broke up the fragile coalition governing the country.
2mins
TRT World
Donald Trump hands out Halloween treats to scores of children

Donald Trump hands out Halloween treats to scores of children

US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump marked Halloween at the White House by handing out candy to children at a festive event on the South Lawn.
1min
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Press Association
Brazil's right-wing Bolsonaro wins presidency

Brazil's right-wing Bolsonaro wins presidency

Brazilians on Sunday propelled right-wing populist Jair Bolsonaro to the presidency, marking a dramatic swing to the right in the world’s fourth-largest democracy.
1min
Reuters
Why are Serbia and Kosovo considering a land swap?

Why are Serbia and Kosovo considering a land swap?

Ten years after Kosovo declared independence from Serbia, the two countries are yet to reach a common ground. A land swap deal is being considered as a step towards normalising relations.
3mins
TRT World
How to steal an election: Gerrymandering explained

How to steal an election: Gerrymandering explained

Votes may not matter if they're not counted fairly. With new strict voter ID laws popping up, minorities and the poor are finding it even harder to cast their ballots in the US.
6mins
TRT World
Protesters oppose transfer of Franco's remains to cathedral in Madrid

Protesters oppose transfer of Franco's remains to cathedral in Madrid

"If it were up to me, I'd chuck him in a ditch like hundreds of Spaniards. In a ditch, yes, but not here." Thousands of people oppose the Spanish government's plan to bury Francisco Franco's remains in a famous cathedral in Madrid.
1min
News, ,
TRT World
Candidates cast votes as Irish presidential election polling begins

Candidates cast votes as Irish presidential election polling begins

Candidates in the Irish presidential election have been casting their votes at polling stations across the country.
1min
Press Association
Homemade pipe bombs sent to prominent democrats

Homemade pipe bombs sent to prominent democrats

"Unfortunately, I think Donald Trump too often has helped to incite some of these feelings of anger, if not violence." Homemade explosives have been sent to prominent democrats, Robert DeNiro and CNN's New York headquarters.
1min
TRT World
Retail tycoon at centre of gagging clause row named by peer in Parliament

Retail tycoon at centre of gagging clause row named by peer in Parliament

Topshop owner Sir Philip Green has been named in Parliament as the businessman behind an injunction against the Daily Telegraph.
1min
Press Association
The tragedy of Camerino

The tragedy of Camerino

Camerino, Italy, devastated in a 2016 earthquake, is crumbling despite authorities' promises to make the houses habitable again. Camerino's residents found shelter in nearby communities and are waiting to return.
Deutsche Welle
Sweden: Chip under our skin

Sweden: Chip under our skin

Microchips are making life more convenient for thousands of Swedes, but data protectionists are worried that the digital implants could be misused by state or private interests. Some users enjoy not needing keys to unlock their doors.
Deutsche Welle
France: Lord of the Manor and Revolutionary

France: Lord of the Manor and Revolutionary

The lord of a chateau has joined forces with activists to stop construction of a bypass in the Vallee Dordogne. It's no isolated case: all across France protest movements against infrastructure projects are taking shape.
Deutsche Welle
Clintons and Obamas targeted by explosives

Clintons and Obamas targeted by explosives

The US Secret Service has intercepted a bomb that was addressed to Hillary Clinton, and also discovered a possible explosive that was sent to former president Barack Obama.
1min
Press Association
Labour MP crosses the floor to help Cabinet minister with spilt water

Labour MP crosses the floor to help Cabinet minister with spilt water

A senior Labour MP leapt into action to help deal with a Government leak in the Commons - after a Cabinet minister knocked over a glass of water.
1min
Press Association
Turkish President Erdogan calls Khashoggi's death a 'brutal murder'

Turkish President Erdogan calls Khashoggi's death a 'brutal murder'

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the killing of prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was 'planned' and a 'brutal murder' while addressing his AK Party parliamentary group.
2mins
TRT World
Turkish president: Saudi journalist's murder plotted for days

Turkish president: Saudi journalist's murder plotted for days

Turkey's president has said Saudi officials murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi in their Istanbul consulate after plotting his death for days.
1min
Press Association
Trump 'not satisfied' Saudi explanation over journalist's death

Trump 'not satisfied' Saudi explanation over journalist's death

President Donald Trump says he is not satisfied with the explanations he has heard about the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
1min
Press Association
Bodo Ramelow: "The AfD is stoking people's fears"

Bodo Ramelow: "The AfD is stoking people's fears"

"People in eastern Germany believe they've been given a raw deal, that they've been shut out," says Bodo Ramelow, head of the regional government in the state of Thuringia.
12mins
Deutsche Welle
Trump Baby blimp takes to the skies over Los Angeles

Trump Baby blimp takes to the skies over Los Angeles

A blimp depicting Donald Trump as an orange, nappy-clad baby holding a mobile phone that was first flown in the UK has made it to LA.
1min
Press Association
US taking tougher stance on Saudi Arabia

US taking tougher stance on Saudi Arabia

The United States is taking a tougher stance against Saudi Arabia, two weeks after Jamal Khashoggi went missing in a Saudi consulate. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reportedly urged Saudi Arabia to end their investigation soon.
1min
TRT World
Twitter takes down pro-Saudi 'bot' accounts

Twitter takes down pro-Saudi 'bot' accounts

Saudi Arabia is reportedly using bot networks on Twitter to drive the narrative following the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi. Twitter took down hundreds of spambot accounts spreading pro-Saudi hashtags related to the journalist's disappearance.
1min
TRT World
France's first female cantor

France's first female cantor

Traditionally, cantors, the musical prayer leaders in synagogues, are men. Sofia Falkovitch wants that to change. She was the first woman in Europe to train for the position. Now she proudly takes her place at the front of the synagogue.
Deutsche Welle
Terrorizing a refugee camp

Terrorizing a refugee camp

In the Moria refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, criminal gangs claiming to be associated with Islamic State have established a reign of terror. Greek authorities see no evidence for links to the Islamist terrorist group.
Deutsche Welle
Bulgaria: State corruption?

Bulgaria: State corruption?

The murder of a woman journalist has sparked a debate over corruption and fraud among Bulgaria's politicians and oligarchs. Journalists complain that the government is curtailing media freedom.
Deutsche Welle
Germany: Battling tomb raiders

Germany: Battling tomb raiders

Growing numbers of treasure hunters are digging up archeological sites illegally and destroying artifacts. Scientists are concerned. Many potential discoveries are irretrievably lost because of the looters' activities.
Deutsche Welle
Turkey's wall to keep Syrians out

Turkey's wall to keep Syrians out

Turkey hopes to stem the flow of Syrian refugees with an 800 kilometer wall along its border. Now, vast refugee camps are forming on the Syrian side. Many families are separated by it.
Deutsche Welle
Organ donation tourism in Spain

Organ donation tourism in Spain

Shorter waits for donor organs are luring patients to Spain from across the European Union. Spaniards in desperate need of transplants have to wait longer. Spanish authorities are considering a minimum residence requirement of two years.
Deutsche Welle
Interview - Judith Enders: "Distinguishing between Eastern and Western Germans is outdated."

Interview - Judith Enders: "Distinguishing between Eastern and Western Germans is outdated."

Judith Enders was just thirteen when the Berlin Wall came down. It was a seminal experience for her - like many of her generation - and she put together a book about people's lives under communism. She asked people how it felt for them and whether...
12mins
Deutsche Welle
Shermin Langhoff: "German Constitution is poetic and visionary"

Shermin Langhoff: "German Constitution is poetic and visionary"

"It's not by chance that I ended up in the arts and not in politics," says Shermin Langhoff, Artistic Director of Berlin's Maxim Gorki Theater. In the DW Interview Langhoff discusses both art and politics.
12mins
Deutsche Welle