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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......

BBC suspends Sri Lanka broadcasts after 'interference'

BBC World Service has suspended all its broadcasts in Sri Lanka due to "continued interruption and interference" in its Tamil programming. “We regret the disruption in service to our loyal......

World wants Obama re-elected AGAIN: BBC survey

The United States president might be locked in a neck and neck battle at home with his challenger Mitt Romney, but across the world, including in India, people still overwhelmingly want to see......

Pakistan blocks BBC World News over documentary

Pakistan's cable television operators have blocked BBC World News, accusing the channel of broadcasting what they described as "anti-Pakistan" content in the wake of a cross-border NATO attack that......

What Preity Zinta wants in the new India

Michael Peschardt, one of BBC's senior foreign correspondents, launched a new 13-part series on BBC World in April. Peschardt's People will give viewers a chance to take a look at the lives of some......

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 World ties up with 6 Indian mobile cos

International news broadcaster BBC World has tied up with six mobile service providers in India and will be looking to provide more content to consumers through the medium including news video......

BBC eyes Indian market

Buoyed by record profits in its global operations last year, the BBC Worldwide service is now eyeing India to further strengthen its network in India. The broadcasting behemoth beaming 28 channels......

Trilok Gurtu, Panjabi MC nominated for BBC awards

Cesaria Evora, Cheb Khaled and Trilok Gurtu are among the nominees for the BBC Radio 3 World Music Awards 2004. Evora, the soulful 62-year-old 'barefoot diva' from Cape Verde, a former Portuguese......

Indian producer ties up with BBC to make film on Eichmann trials

Producer Sheetal Talwar, who has made films like Mausam, Rakhta Charitra and Rann, has tied up with the BBC to co-produce a film on the notorious Eichmann trials. Entitled The......

Oscar-winning director of Gandhi Sir Richard Attenborough no more

Oscar-winning British filmmaker Richard Attenborough, renowned for his critically-acclaimed biopic on Mahatma Gandhi, has died. He was 90. The actor’s son, Michael Attenborough told the BBC......

Cook out, Morgan in as England ODI captain: BBC

Alastair Cook has been dropped as England captain for next year's 50-over World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, the BBC and Sky Sports reported on Friday.  Opener Cook, who has been woefully......

F1 racer Hamilton is BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo took the overseas personality of the year prize. Double Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton, who won 11 Grands Prix for Mercedes in 2014, was named BBC......

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.......

Former snooker world champion Alex Higgins dies

Former world snooker champion Alex "Hurricane" Higgins has died at the age of 61, the BBC reported on Saturday.Higgins, born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, had been suffering from throat cancer. He......

A roaring year for golfing great McIlroy

- 'I feel I came through this year stronger and wiser' Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland kisses the Claret Jug after his two-stroke victory at The 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool after......
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Q. eric Arthur Blair was born in India.Who is he?
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Q. : Is it ok to learn a language as a hobby??
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Q. Common men of India have been crying for injusticefrom P. leaders since independence. CPM , Congress slowly getting the returns who were like brothers in Central govts in long time. Who may be the next party?
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A roaring year for golfing great McIlroy

- 'I feel I came through this year stronger and wiser' Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland kisses the Claret Jug after his two-stroke victory at The... ...

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You thought 2014 was a good year for Hollywood? 2015 could be even better

From Fifty Shades of Grey to Minions via The Avengers and Pitch Perfect 2, we pick ten blockbusters-in-waiting as we head into the new year.... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/entertainment/hollywood/you-thought-2014-was-a-good-year-for-hollywood-2015-could-be-even-better/article1-1301315.aspx
David Ryall, the famous British TV Star and Harry Potter actor died

British Actor David Ryall, known for playing Elphias Doge in the 2010 Harry Potter Deathly Hallows film, died on December 25, 2014 aged 79. Ryall... ...

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Jazz clarinet star Buddy DeFranco dies

azz clarinettist Buddy DeFranco, known for working with Frank Sinatra and Billie Holiday and other well-known musicians, has died aged 91.... ...

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Ukraine Swaps 222 Pro-Russian Rebels for 150 Kiev Prisoners

Authorities from Kiev government and the pro-Russian rebels in Eastern Ukraine have swapped hundreds of prisoners of war as a part of a 12-point... ...

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