Articles about BBC

'Was trafficked into UK at age 9,' reveals Mo Farah

12 Jul 2022

Civil War
'Was trafficked into UK at age 9,' reveals Mo Farah

In a shocking confession, Olympic champion Sir Mo Farah revealed that he was trafficked into the UK when he was just a nine-year-old.

Neil Patrick Harris joins 'Doctor Who': Examining all new entries

14 Jun 2022

Instagram
Neil Patrick Harris joins 'Doctor Who': Examining all new entries

Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Neil Patrick Harris is joining Doctor Who.

5 things to know about 'Doctor Who' for beginners

10 May 2022

Doctor Who
5 things to know about 'Doctor Who' for beginners

A piece of happy news came for Doctor Who fans on Sunday as Sex Education star Ncuti Gatwa was announced as the next Doctor.

'Bloody Brothers' trailer: There is murder, sibling energy, dark humor

04 Mar 2022

ZEE5
'Bloody Brothers' trailer: There is murder, sibling energy, dark humor

ZEE5 dropped the trailer of its upcoming web series, Bloody Brothers, on Thursday.

'Peaky Blinders' Season-6 trailer: Stage is set for epic finale

03 Jan 2022

Peaky Blinders
'Peaky Blinders' Season-6 trailer: Stage is set for epic finale

Popular period crime drama, Peaky Blinders, is all set to enamor us with its sixth and last season.

Lionsgate Play to premiere 60 exclusive titles in India

31 Jul 2021

Mumbai
Lionsgate Play to premiere 60 exclusive titles in India

Lionsgate Play, the premium streaming platform from Starz Global, on Friday announced that it will premiere 60 English titles including blockbuster movies and series such as the Oscar-winner The Father, Cold Pursuit, and Dr. Death for the Indian audiences over the next year.

BBC reveals Martin Freeman's first-look in police drama 'The Responder'

24 May 2021

Entertainment
BBC reveals Martin Freeman's first-look in police drama 'The Responder'

British actor Martin Freeman, known for Sherlock and The Hobbit, will be seen in yet another investigative drama called The Responder.

Princes William, Harry lash out at BBC for Diana interview

21 May 2021

Prince William
Princes William, Harry lash out at BBC for Diana interview

Princes William and Harry welcomed the independent inquiry launched by former senior judge Lord Dyson into their mother Princess Diana's infamous BBC interview.

Ajay Devgn to make digital debut with crime series 'Rudra'

20 Apr 2021

Ajay Devgn
Ajay Devgn to make digital debut with crime series 'Rudra'

Ajay Devgn is the latest star to join the OTT craze.

BBC correspondent leaves China amid safety concerns

31 Mar 2021

Beijing
BBC correspondent leaves China amid safety concerns

A veteran BBC correspondent whose coverage angered China has left the country amid concerns for his safety, BBC and a journalist organization said.

'Killing Eve' to end with Season 4; Spin-offs being explored

18 Mar 2021

Sandra Oh
'Killing Eve' to end with Season 4; Spin-offs being explored

British spy-thriller TV series Killing Eve will be concluding next year with its upcoming fourth season being the last.

Maybe one day: Benedict Cumberbatch hints at 'Sherlock' Season 5

16 Mar 2021

Hollywood News
Maybe one day: Benedict Cumberbatch hints at 'Sherlock' Season 5

British actor Benedict Cumberbatch has just revealed the possibility of the fifth season of BBC TV series Sherlock.

UK police won't probe journalist over 1995 Diana interview

05 Mar 2021

Princess Diana
UK police won't probe journalist over 1995 Diana interview

British police said on Thursday that they will not launch a criminal investigation into journalist Martin Bashir over his 1995 interview with Princess Diana.

BBC puts disclaimers for certain 'offensive' 'Blackadder', 'Fresh Prince' episodes

14 Feb 2021

Entertainment
BBC puts disclaimers for certain 'offensive' 'Blackadder', 'Fresh Prince' episodes

Generations-old entertainment pieces cannot be held accountable for their content that might be hurtful now, because they are representative of the age when they were made.

China bans BBC; 'unacceptable curtailing of media freedom,' says UK

12 Feb 2021

United Kingdom
China bans BBC; 'unacceptable curtailing of media freedom,' says UK

In a controversial move, China's broadcasting regulator on Thursday banned BBC World News.

Rapes, torture, sterilization: First-hand accounts from China's Uighur camps emerge

03 Feb 2021

Xi Jinping
Rapes, torture, sterilization: First-hand accounts from China's Uighur camps emerge

In China's "re-education" camps for Uighurs—mostly Muslim Turkic minority group—women detainees are made to face systematic rapes, torture, forced sterilizations, among other horrors, first-hand accounts obtained by the BBC reveal.

Grindr fined $11.7 million for selling user data without consent

26 Jan 2021

Twitter
Grindr fined $11.7 million for selling user data without consent

Grindr is being fined $11.7 million by the Norwegian authorities for a privacy violation. The Norwegian Data Protection Authority pulled up the location-based dating app targeted predominantly at homosexual individuals for sharing user information to advertisers without their consent.

BBC apologizes for incomplete India map after complaint

20 Jan 2021

London
BBC apologizes for incomplete India map after complaint

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) on Tuesday apologized for any offense caused and rectified what it termed the mistaken use of an inaccurate graphical representation of the Indian map, which had the boundaries of Jammu and Kashmir entirely missing.

'Peaky Blinders' to end with Season-6, however 'story will continue'

20 Jan 2021

Peaky Blinders
'Peaky Blinders' to end with Season-6, however 'story will continue'

Noted British period crime drama, Peaky Blinders, is nearing its end with the sixth season.

'Death in Bollywood': BBC releases documentary on Jiah Khan's suicide

12 Jan 2021

Salman Khan
'Death in Bollywood': BBC releases documentary on Jiah Khan's suicide

BBC has released a three-episode documentary series titled Death in Bollywood, revolving around the mysterious death of actor Jiah Khan in 2013.

FA Cup, Arsenal overcome Newcastle in extra-time: Records broken

10 Jan 2021

Football
FA Cup, Arsenal overcome Newcastle in extra-time: Records broken

FA Cup holders Arsenal were made to work hard for their victory over Newcastle United in the third round.

Formula 1 ace Lewis Hamilton turns 36: His career achievements

07 Jan 2021

Formula 1
Formula 1 ace Lewis Hamilton turns 36: His career achievements

Formula 1 stalwart Lewis Hamilton is celebrating his 36th birthday on Thursday.

Jodie Whittaker, the latest 'Doctor Who,' is quitting the series

04 Jan 2021

Hollywood News
Jodie Whittaker, the latest 'Doctor Who,' is quitting the series

Jodie Whittaker, the current Doctor Who in this decades-long sci-fi series, is reportedly bidding goodbye to her lead role.

South Korea's population declines for the first time ever

04 Jan 2021

South Korea
South Korea's population declines for the first time ever

South Korea's population has dipped for the first time in its history as the Asian country recorded more deaths than births in 2020.

Serie A 2020-21: A look at Cristiano Ronaldo in numbers

02 Jan 2021

Real Madrid
Serie A 2020-21: A look at Cristiano Ronaldo in numbers

The Serie A 2020-21 season is set to resume on Sunday after a week's holiday period owing to Christmas and New Year.

F1 champion Lewis Hamilton knighted in New Year's Honors list

31 Dec 2020

Formula 1
F1 champion Lewis Hamilton knighted in New Year's Honors list

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton, on Wednesday, was awarded a knighthood in the UK New Year's honors list.

Russo Brothers working on new 'A Christmas Carol' movie

29 Dec 2020

Twitter
Russo Brothers working on new 'A Christmas Carol' movie

After Cherry and The Gray Man, the Russo Brothers are working on a modern version of Charles Dickens' novella, A Christmas Carol.

Insult track on PM Boris Johnson tops Amazon Music chart

28 Dec 2020

YouTube
Insult track on PM Boris Johnson tops Amazon Music chart

Sensational music takes little to get recognized, but a track full of hatred towards British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has gained the top spot on Amazon Music Chart.

Here's the significance of the Boxing Day Test
Here's the significance of the Boxing Day Test

'Boxing Day' is the day when sporting action takes place all over the globe.

Mauricio Pochettino likely to replace Thomas Tuchel at PSG

25 Dec 2020

UEFA Champions League
Mauricio Pochettino likely to replace Thomas Tuchel at PSG

Former Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is expected to take over the job at Paris Saint-Germain after the French club reportedly sacked Thomas Tuchel on Thursday.

Anyone can cast Cleopatra their way, opines Gal Gadot

25 Dec 2020

Twitter
Anyone can cast Cleopatra their way, opines Gal Gadot

In October, it was announced that Gal Gadot will be essaying the role of Cleopatra, with the script being penned by Laeta Kalogridis.

Lewis Hamilton voted BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2020

21 Dec 2020

Liverpool FC
Lewis Hamilton voted BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2020

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has been voted BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2020.

Now, UK and US are eyeing a mini trade deal

17 Dec 2020

Donald Trump
Now, UK and US are eyeing a mini trade deal

In its final days, the current United States administration, led by outgoing President Donald Trump, is trying to ink a mini trade deal with the United Kingdom that would reduce trade tariffs, reports BBC.

COVID-19 vaccine: 90-year-old woman receives first Pfizer shot in UK

08 Dec 2020

Pfizer
COVID-19 vaccine: 90-year-old woman receives first Pfizer shot in UK

A 90-year-old woman in the United Kingdom has become the world's first person to receive the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech outside of clinical trials.

'Doctor Who': New Year special episode trailer is edgy, riveting
'Doctor Who': New Year special episode trailer is edgy, riveting

From comics, TV programs to spin-off films, Doctor Who is a legacy, which is set to evolve with a New Year's Day special episode, Revolution of the Daleks.

Broad nominated for BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2020

01 Dec 2020

Twitter
Broad nominated for BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2020

England pace spearhead Stuart Broad has been nominated for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.

Oxford's vaccine, India's best shot against coronavirus, is 70% effective

23 Nov 2020

Pfizer
Oxford's vaccine, India's best shot against coronavirus, is 70% effective

The coronavirus vaccine being developed by Oxford University and British pharma giant AstraZeneca is 70% effective, results from large-scale trials have shown, multiple reports said on Monday.

Italy, Belgium reach Nations League Finals: Records broken

19 Nov 2020

Italy
Italy, Belgium reach Nations League Finals: Records broken

The likes of Italy and Belgium have reached the four-team finals of the UEFA Nations League.

Prev
1 2 3 4 5 6
Next