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BBC News Alternatives

BBC News is described as 'Download the official BBC News app for international audiences' and is a News Reader in the news & books category. There are more than 50 alternatives to BBC News for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, iPhone, Android, iPad and Android Tablet. The best alternative is News as Facts, which is free. Other great apps like BBC News are Reuters, Vox.com, Wikinews and The Economist.

BBC News alternatives are mainly News Readers but may also be Tech News Sites. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of BBC News.
This page was last updated Jun 25, 2022
BBC News
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Online
  • Android
  • iPhone
  • Android Tablet
  • Windows Phone
  • iPad
  • Kindle Fire

Download the official BBC News app for international audiences.

Learn more about BBC News

  1. Read the most important global news in minutes presented as quick and unbiased facts. Forever ad-free and privacy respecting.

  2. Reuters

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire
    • Online

    Reuters app delivers breaking news, analysis and market data from the world's most trusted news organization. Explore a seamless stream of articles, pictures, and videos on your phone or tablet.



  3. Vox.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Vox is a general interest news site for the 21st century. Its mission is simple: Explain the news. Politics, public policy, world affairs, pop culture, science, business, food, sports, and everything else that matters are part of our editorial ambit.

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  4. Wikinews

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • MediaWiki

    Wikinews is a free-content news source wiki and a project of the Wikimedia Foundation. The site works through collaborative journalism.

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  5. The Economist

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    The app is free to download and includes free access to the editor’s highlights - a weekly selection of six must-read articles from each week’s edition of The Economist.



  6. Democracy Now!

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • iPhone

    Long running independent news outlet that operates entirely on donations, rather than commercials. Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program.

  7. DW

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • Apple TV
    • Fire TV
    • Roku
    • Tor

    News, off-beat stories and analysis of German and international affairs. Dive deeper with our features from Europe and beyond. Watch our 24/7 TV stream.

  8. TROM Curated News

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    Science & tech news feed and search engine, using an automated system curating news from many sources, removing click bait and unscientific articles.

  9. HuffPost

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad

    The Huffington Post gives you up-to-the-minute news and opinion delivered in a lively easy-to-read format. It’s fast, fun and informative. The app includes editions for the US, UK, Canada and France with more country editions planned to launch this year.

  10. The Intercept

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Tor

    The Intercept is a news organization. We believe journalism should bring transparency and accountability to powerful governmental and corporate institutions, and our journalists have the editorial freedom and legal support to pursue this mission.

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