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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......

The monk who thinks Indians are his gurus

Can you find a world leader who has met generations of Indian politicians, most US Presidents, European head of States, several Popes, celebrated cricketers, Hollywood and Bollywood stars, some of......

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......

Time to reinvent DD and AIR

India must create a world-class public service broadcaster, says Business Standard. The unending travails of Prasar Bharati Corporation, now made worse by allegations of corruption in high places......

Now, broadband service a legal right in Finland

Finland has become the first country in the world to make access to broadband services a legal right for its 53 lakh citizens.Under the new law, which came into effect on Thursday,......

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......

Meet your hosts for Oscar 2011

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! James Franco and Anne Hathaway will be co-hosting the 83rd Academy Awards, according to the organisers.   As per......

Toy Story 3 hits all time jackpot in UK

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Hollywood, right here! The sci-fi blockbuster, Toy Story 3 has become UK's second highest-grossing film of all time in its seventh week of......

Murray brothers carry Britain to brink of Davis Cup semi-final

Jamie Murray (left) and Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrate their win against Nicolas Mahut and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France during the World Group Quarter Final Davis Cup match against France......

Russia, Qatar could lose World Cups'

FIFA President Sepp Blatter announces Qatar as the host nation for the FIFA World Cup 2022. Photograph: Christian Hartmann/Reuters Russia and Qatar could be stripped of their World Cup hosting......

Chelsea fan apologises for Paris Metro racist incident

Chelsea fans wave flags during a UEFA Champions League match (This image is used for representational purposes only). Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images A former cop and Chelsea fan has......

Shehzad faces axe after spat with fielding coach, journalist

Following reports of three senior Pakistan players misbehaving with fielding coach Grant Luden, it is learned that opener Ahmed Shehzad may be sent home from the World Cup. Luden is believed to......

Fans throng cricket stadia across Australia to bid Hughes farewell

Mourners pay their respects as people gather at the Sydney Cricket Ground to watch the funeral service of Australia batsman Phillip Hughes on Wednesday. Cricket fans gathered across Australia on......
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A Punjabi in love with English

Most Punjabis hate English as a British curse to the Indian masses, but I am a unique piece to have loved it since childhood and cemented our bond... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/chandigarh/spice-of-life-a-punjabi-in-love-with-english/article1-1385952.aspx
On India's side

The BBC had a jaundiced view. Some years ago, when their advance team came to interview us for their series The Lost Days of the Raj, they said... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/498021/on-indias-side.html
Panagariya

The Chinese economy is slowing, with the People's Republic struggling to stem the precipitous drop in stocks and the yuan. But this could be... ...

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What China has done so far, in vain, to support its market

Over the course of the past nearly one year, the stock market in China has about constantly been in the news. It started with a breathtaking rally... ...

http://www.moneycontrol.com/news/world-news/what-china-has-done-so-farvain-to-support-its-market_2756041.html
Doordarshan's International Broadcast To Go Off Air As Its License Is Expiring In 7 Days

India's national broadcaster Doordarshan, which relays news to listeners across the world via the 'DD India' channel, will go offline as it loses... ...

http://m.indiatimes.com/news/india/doordarshans-international-broadcast-to-go-off-air-as-its-license-is-expiring-in-7-days-244457.html

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