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British government announces major overhaul of BBC

May 12, 2016 8:30 pm

The white paper was released as the BBC's charter comes up for renewal in December 2016, a process which has proved controversial with some fearful that the government would attempt to influence the running of the BBC.

North Korea detains BBC journalist for improper reportage

May 09, 2016 10:57 am

Rupert Wingfield-Hayes was detained at Pyongyang airport and interrogated for an inappropriate description of leader Kim Jong Un

BBC missed chances to stop sexual predator Jimmy Savile, says report

February 26, 2016 11:07 am

An investigation report into the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal cleared the BBC of wrongdoing, even after it missed chances to stop sexual predator Savile, also a BBC television presenter who died in October 2011.

BBC websites hacked, remain out of service for hours

December 31, 2015 6:23 pm

Users received an error message and the broadcaster said on Twitter the outage was due to technical problems.

Watch: The next episode of Sherlock is back to the 19th century

October 25, 2015 8:40 am

The Sherlock special called the 'The Abominable Bride' will be aired on BBC One on January 1, 2016.

August 14, Forty Years Ago: Ban The BBC

August 14, 2015 12:00 am

Prime Minister Indira Gandhi said there was no plan to impose single-party rule in India.

Muttahida Quami Movement hits back on allegations of RAW links

June 25, 2015 9:17 am

BBC report claimed Pak party received funds from India; ‘Report was planted by Pak army to defame us’

Government plans makeover of Doordarshan India on the lines of BBC World

June 05, 2015 2:41 am

Both the Prasar Bharati and the Information & Broadcasting Ministry are now banking on the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) to step in and facilitate the project.

Breaking down News: Flavour of the Month

April 25, 2015 12:00 am

Buzzfeed has discovered Indian media and finds it better than Fox.

HC refuses to lift ban on December 16 documentary

April 16, 2015 2:12 am

The High Court declined interim relief on the request made by three law students to lift the ban on airing of the documentary.