Watch a one minute video world news summary as well as listen to a 5 minute audio world news summary on the BBC Page.
here. Individual articles are about 5-10 minutes long and the Full highlights are about an hour long and are full econmists articles read.
The Briefing - Albert Mohler daily podcast. An analysis of current affairs from a christian worldview. For a more indepth look at specific topics there is Al Mohler's Thinking in Public where he interviews prominent thinkers on various topics.
To the right are the RSS feeds for News outlets. I have tried to collect a variety of leanings in the papers. There are papers from both the US and the UK with both right and left leanings. The BBC (UK) is centre left, the NYT (US) left, the Guardian (UK) left, The Washington Times (US) Right and the Wall Street Journal (US) Right.
For Christian current affairs try this page which has the feeds for the best christian blogs that I've found