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Despite ban, India's Daughter goes viral online

The banned documentary of Leslee Udwin was uploaded on YouTube and aired by BBC on Wednesday ahead of its original schedule of March 8. The controversial film India's Daughter — focussing on......

Documents reveal Laden closely followed Kashmir news, Headley trial

Osama bin Laden closely followed developments in Kashmir and the trial of Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley in the 2008 Mumbai attack case, according to documents......

Coming soon: BBC News in Indian languages

The BBC is all set to produce daily newscasts in Telugu, Gujarati, Punjabi and Marathi (in addition to the existing Hindi, Tamil and Urdu), Jim Egan, CEO, BBC Global News, tells Vanita......

Amid rubble and ruin, Syrians break Ramzan fast

Striking images have been shared online showing residents in the besieged town of Douma -- a suburb of the Syrian capital Damascus -- taking part in an Iftar feast on a colourful table surrounded......

Russia claims its air strike last month killed Baghdadi

Russia on Friday said it was verifying whether the elusive Islamic State terror group chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had been killed in a targeted Russian air strike in strife-torn Syria last month.......

BBC World plans MBA courses for Indian students

BBC Worldwide would offer two online MBA scholarships from a world-ranked business school in London to mark the launch of BBC Learning in India. Scholarship students would begin their study in late......

ChuChu TV: It began with a dad's love for his daughter

Doting father Vinoth Chandar made an animation character based on his little girl to amuse her. Today, it has grown into Asia's biggest YouTube kids channel with 14 million subscribers from 75......

How the I&B minister can clean up the media

The growth of a credible, objective news media business in India requires political will and a belief in free speech, says Vanita Kohli-Khandekar. On an hour-long Facebook interaction last week,......

BBC's success mantra in the digital age

'We're still of the camp that editors run news organisations. Having said that, we have a lot of technology and business people high up in the decision making.' One of the six TV studios in the......

Net neutrality: Lessons from cable TV

A look at the havoc carriage fees have wreaked in TV is a good way to appreciate the benefits of net neutrality, notes Vanita Kohli-Khandekar. What do cable television and the debate around net......

We, the schizophrenic Indian audience

Anchors who get their guests shouting and saying intemperate things -- like Arnab Goswami on Times Now -- get the largest audiences and revenues. Not BBC or Rajya Sabha TV.  Surveys show......

The new Iron Man is a Black girl!

Comic book maker Marvel has revealed a 15-year-old black girl will be donning the famous armour of Iron Man in an upcoming episode of the series. Civil War II sees Tony Stark hang up his......

Benedict Cumberbatch marries Sophie Hunter

The Imitation Game star Benedict Cumberbatch and his pregnant fiancee Sophie Hunter secretly tied the knot on Valentines Day in presence of family and close friends. The 38-year-old......

Missing Bond actor Paul Bhattacharjee found dead

Get your lowdown on what's going on in the world of Hollywood, right here! British Indian actor Paul Bhattacharjee, who played the role of a doctor in James Bond film Casino Royale, has......

Revelations by tennis players on fixing approaches come thick and fast

After startling claims, on Monday, by the BBC and online BuzzFeed News accusing tennis authorities of failing to deal with 16 players repeatedly flagged up to the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) over......

There is no stop to the national anthem controversy in the US...

Trump trying to divide us, cries NBA star LeBron James even as Cowboys, Cardinals link arms amid anthem protests    IMAGE: Cleveland Cavaliers' forward LeBron James has come down hard on......

Sports Shorts: Pope Francis gets number 1 jersey from US football Hall of Famers

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Wednesday IMAGE: Pope Francis is presented with an American football helmet and a jersey during a meeting with members of American......

Australian Boys champion Anderson charged with match fixing

Australian teenager Oliver Anderson, one of the brightest young talents in tennis, has been charged by police with involvement in match fixing following an investigation, local media reported on......

Here's what you need to know about betting in tennis

Suspicious bets mostly around tennis in 2015, report says IMAGE: (Picture for representational purpose only) Germany's Angelique Kerber plays a backhand. Photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images......
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Sacred Tibetan monastery in Lhasa hit by fire

A fire broke out at the most sacred shrine in Tibetan Buddhism - the Jokhang Monastery in Lhasa, a media report said on Sunday.Footage posted... ...
Supreme Court judges arrested amid political crisis

Male:Maldives police have arrested the countrys chief justice of the Supreme Court as the political crisis worsened in the Indian Ocean nation.... ...
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