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BBC falls victim to hacking over Christmas

The British Broadcasting Corporation, the world's largest and oldest broadcaster, reportedly fell victim to a hacker who tried to sell access to the system over Christmas. The hacker, claimed to be......

Mark Tully's birth certificate located by KMC

Mark Tully, the BBC correspondent in India for nearly half a century, must be happy that at 78 his birth certificate has been located from Raj era archives by the Kolkata Municipal Corporation.......

Nobel-winning author Doris Lessing passes away at 94

British author and Nobel Literature laureate Doris Lessing died in London on Sunday, BBC reported. She was 94. A statement from her publisher, Harper Collins, said she "passed away peacefully at......

Photos: All 50 on board killed as plane crashes in Russia

A passenger plane crashed at an airport in the Russian city of Kazan on Sunday, killing all 50 people on board, BBC reported. The Boeing 737 had taken off from Moscow and was trying to land but......

'Saudis invested in Pak nukes, could acquire them at will'

Saudi Arabia has invested in Pakistani nuclear weapons projects and believes it could acquire atomic bombs "at will", the BBC reported on Thursday. Saudi Arabia's quest has often been set in the......

India projected to have biggest middle class in the world

Hundreds of millions of people around the world are escaping poverty and becoming middle class, according to BBC. The explosion of new consumers in China, India and other economic powerhouses is......

India falls in global popularity ranking

While Germany is the most positively viewed nation in the world in this year's annual Country Ratings Poll for the BBC World Service, view of India has fallen sharply around the globe over the last......

Sony, BBC in alliance for India business

BBC Worldwide India, a unit of British Broadcasting Corp, and Multi-Screen Media, which runs Sony Entertainment Television, are finalising a mega alliance involving distribution and sales.......

BBC to shut down Asian Network

The British Broadcasting Corporation confirmed on Monday that it would close down the Asian Network radio station, which is targeted at people with origins in the Indian sub-continent, by the end......

BBC Asian Network closure was inevitable: Scribes

Senior Britain-based Indian journalists who worked for the BBC believe that given the multi-choice media environment, diversity of languages within the Asian community and stiff competition from......

The TOUGHEST place to be a midwife? Find out!

BBC series' Toughest Place To Be A is a series, where British workers must accept the challenge to perform their jobs in tough conditions in another country. In this weekend's episode,......

Why Bond is better than breakfast

Men who make lists scarcely take other ones seriously, and so it is with me and this latest poll coming our way via the BBC's Radio Times. The publication asked over 2000 men and women about their......

Independence Day actor James Rebhorn dies at 65

Get your lowdown on what's going on in the world of Hollywood, right here! US actor James Rebhorn, best known for his roles in films like Independence Day and Scent Of A Woman, succumbed to skin......

From football to TV: Beckham to turn presenter for show on BBC

David Beckham has reportedly signed a deal with BBC One to launch his TV presenting career. Channel controller Charlotte Moore said that the former English footballer has signed the deal and is......

La Liga: 'BBC' trio lead Real Madrid to 5-0 romp at Betis

Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema took Real Betis apart to give Real Madrid a resounding 5-0 win on Saturday that put them level on 50 points with Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at......

Veteran BBC commentator David Coleman dies, aged 87

Veteran sports broadcaster David Coleman, who covered 11 Olympic Games and six soccer World Cups for the BBC, has died after a short illness at the age of 87, the corporation said on Saturday.......

Murray named BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray, the first British winner of the men's title for 77 years, was named BBC Sports Personality of the Year on Sunday. The 26-year-old Scot, who was not at the awards......

British broadcaster apologises for ' Bartoli not a looker' remark

British broadcaster BBC has offered an apology to new Wimbledon women's champion Marion Bartoli over a veteran reporter's comments on air about her looks. -Boom Boom Bartoli sinks tearful Lisicki......
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'I'd have more fame if I wasn't African'

MANCHESTER: Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure, one of six nominees for the Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) player of the year... ...

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Ukraine halts operations against protestors over Easter

London, April 19 (IANS) Ukraine has suspended its anti-terrorist operations against pro-Russian protestors over Easter and will resume them if they... ...

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How much do you remember?

As BBC Two reaches its half century, try our quiz of 50 questions all about the channel By Gavin Fuller, Paul Clements and Charlotte Williamson... ...

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French journalists abducted in Syria freed

London, April 19 (IANS) Four French journalists kidnapped in Syria almost a year ago have been freed, French President Francois Hollande said... ...

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Nearly one fifth of China's soil contaminated, report says

ANI | London April 19, 2014 Last Updated at 15:29 IST Nearly one fifth of the soil in China is reportedly contaminated, an official study released... ...

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