SBS World News Radio

  • SBS World News on SBS Radio is a news and current affairs program with a focus on multicultural and indigenous issues. Drawing on the unique talents of SBS’ multilingual and multicultural workforce, SBS World News Radio covers national and international events and issues through a diverse range of voices and perspectives.

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Latest Episodes

Global tech leaders call on UN to ban 'killer robots'

SBS World News Radio: The United Nations has been asked to ban the development of "killer robots", with a warning they could threaten world securit..

  • Upload22 Aug 2017

  • Duration03 Minutes

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China promises 500 'smart cities' by year's end

SBS World News Radio: China has announced a bold plan to establish 500 'smart cities' nationwide by the end of 2017.


  • Uploaded22 Aug 2017

  • Duration04 Minutes

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Thorpe to be poster boy for same-sex marriage vote

SBS World News Radio: One of Australia's most powerful chief executives, a former prime minister and a champion Olympian are all joining the same-sex marriage debate.


  • Uploaded22 Aug 2017

  • Duration04 Minutes

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Refugee student wins national award for aged care

SBS World News Radio: A former refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo has been awarded a national prize for her contribution to the New South Wales city of Coffs Harbour.


  • Uploaded21 Aug 2017

  • Duration02 Minutes

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World News Radio August 21

Ian Thorpe becomes the face of the YES campaign for the same-sex marriage plebiscite.


Pope Francis reaches out to those affected by the Barcelona terror attacks.


Weekend sport wrap.



  • Uploaded21 Aug 2017

  • Duration28 Minutes

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