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Global News Podcast

BBC World Service

The day’s top stories from BBC News. Delivered twice a day on weekdays, daily at weekends

4302 - British PM defies calls to resign despite cabinet revolt
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  • 4302 - British PM defies calls to resign despite cabinet revolt

    Boris Johnson tells cabinet ministers he will not quit, as support dwindles across the ranks of the governing Conservative Party. Also: hundreds at large after Nigeria prison break, and England's women start Euro 2022 with win over Austria.

    Thu, 07 Jul 2022
  • 4301 - British PM vows to continue after more ministers resign

    Boris Johnson said his government was delivering results for the country. Also: thousands of mourners attend a mass funeral for teenagers in South Africa who died in mysterious circumstances at a nightclub, and we hear about controversial plans at Japan's Fukushima nuclear power station eleven years after the disaster.

    Wed, 06 Jul 2022
  • 4300 - Pressure on British PM as two key ministers resign

    Boris Johnson is plunged into leadership crisis as top ministers say they have lost confidence in him. Also: a suspect is charged with murder over 4 July attack near Chicago; and is Germany about to adopt English as an official language?

    Wed, 06 Jul 2022
  • 4299 - UK PM accused of lying over sexual misconduct complaint

    Government business manager was suspended last week, accused of groping two men. Also: Turkey promises to confiscate grain taken by Russian ship from Ukraine, five speech therapists on trial in Hong Kong over a children’s book, and we hear about the first battery made from sand.

    Tue, 05 Jul 2022
  • 4298 - Six dead in Chicago shooting

    Highland Park police said the suspect appeared to target the parade's attendees at random with a high-powered rifle. Also: US releases result of Abu Akleh fatal bullet test, and how dangerous are "loot boxes" in video games?

    Tue, 05 Jul 2022
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