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No Indian in BBC's list of World Cup XI  Mar 27, 1:31 pm
London, Mar 27 (ANI): Despite reaching the World Cup semifinals, no Indian players have been featured in the BBC's list of team XI of the tournament.
Clarkson dropped from Top Gear over unprovoked physical attack on producer  Mar 26, 10:04 am
London, Mar 26 (ANI): English broadcaster and journalist Jeremy Clarkson has been dropped from Top Gear, with the BBC's director general announcing that his contract would not be renewed after an unprovoked physical attack on a producer of the show.
Supreme Court asks Delhi gang-rape lawyers to explain remarks on women  Mar 24, 7:20 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought an explanation from two defence lawyers regarding their derogatory remarks about women in the BBC documentary, "India's Daughter".
Nirbhaya documentary: SC issues notice to defence advocates  Mar 24, 12:10 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a notice to the defence lawyers in the Nirbhaya gang-rape case, in light of their statements in the BBC documentary made on the incident.
PIL against ban on Nirbhaya documentary filed in Delhi High Court  Mar 18, 1:38 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 18 (ANI): A public interest litigation was filed in the Delhi High Court on Wednesday, seeking to remove the ban on the BBC documentary, 'India's Daughter'.
Meet the ex-Pak cricketer's doppelganger who talks cricket like a pro on TV  Mar 15, 4:40 pm
London, Mar 15 (ANI): A self-proclaimed cricket expert Nadeem Alam has been exposed as an imposter, who was posing as former Pakistan international batsman Nadeem Abbasi in order to give his 'expert' cricket opinions on BBC World News, BBC Asian Network and Radio Five Live.
'Dinosaur' Jeremy Clarkson hints at considerations of quitting Top Gear  Mar 15, 12:37 pm
Wellington, Mar 15 (ANI): Under-fire Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has reportedly hinted that he is considering to quit the show, insisting that he is a dinosaur that nature made a mistake in inventing.
Madonna criticises Radio 1 'Living For Love' ban   Mar 13, 2:06 pm
London, Mar 13 (ANI): Madonna has criticised BBC Radio 1 for banning her latest single 'Living For Love' and called it a discriminatory and unfair action.
Petition to 'reinstate' BBC's Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson attracts 1,80,000 supporters  Mar 11, 2:53 pm
London, March 11 (ANI): A petition to "reinstate" the Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson has attracted 1,80,000 supporters after BBC suspended him over a "fracas" with a producer.
BBC documentary on Nirbhaya 'showing reality': German envoy  Mar 8, 9:02 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 8 (ANI): German Ambassador to India Michael Steiner on Sunday opined that the documentary on the Nirbhaya rape case made by the BBC portrays the 'reality' in India, adding that its broadcasting is necessary to bring about change in the country.
Broadcast of 'Nirbhaya' documentary should be allowed: BEA  Mar 7, 4:17 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 7 (ANI): The Broadcast Editors Association (BEA) on Saturday demanded that the ban on documentary based on the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape by the BBC should be lifted, saying that the government's decision to prohibit its broadcasting hinders freedom of expression.
'No one above nation, with govt. on documentary ban': Nirbhaya's mother   Mar 7, 3:05 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 7 (ANI): Nirbhaya's mother on Saturday said that no one is above the nation, and added that if the government did not want the interview of Mukesh Singh, one of the convicts of the Nirbhaya gang-rape case, to be broadcasted, then people should respect that decision.
Bar Council to examine 'professional misconduct' on lawyers' part  Mar 7, 1:12 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 7 (ANI): Manan Mishra, the chairman of the Bar Council of India, on Saturday said showcause notices have been issued to the two defence lawyers involved in the Nirbhaya case and added that it needs to be examined whether their comments made in a recent BBC interview amounted to professional misconduct.
Nirbhaya case accused defence lawyer says no notice received from Bar Council as yet  Mar 7, 8:59 am
New Delhi, Mar.7 (ANI): The lawyer defending Nirbhaya rape case accused Mukesh Singh on Saturday denied receiving a show cause notice from the Bar Council of India to explain his comments made during an interview for the BBC for its controversial and banned documentary titled "India's Daughter".
Govt. move to ban BBC documentary 'India's Daughter' unwarranted: Editors Guild of India  Mar 6, 2:55 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 6 (ANI): The Editors Guild of India has said that the government's move in banning the telecast of the BBC documentary 'India's Daughter' depicting the aftermath of the brutal gang rape and murder of Nirbhaya is wholly unwarranted, based as it is on a misunderstanding of the power and the message behind it.
Leslie Udwin rejects Delhi legal action after airing 'India's Daughter' on BBC  Mar 6, 12:41 pm
London, March 06 (ANI): British film-maker Leslie Udwin has denied all claims by New Delhi that she broke a contract with Tihar Jail by airing the documentary "India's Daughter" on BBC, saying that the request for global ban has no legal or practical basis.
BBC should ponder why 'heinous' offender got platform to justify his crime, says RS Prasad  Mar 5, 7:58 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 5 (ANI): Union Minister for Communications and Information Broadcasting RS Prasad on Thursday justified the ban on the documentary made on the 'Nirbhaya' gang-rape case, adding that the BBC should ponder why a 'heinous' offender got a platform to justify his 'diabolical' crime.
Nirbhaya documentary telecast: Rajnath assures necessary action  Mar 5, 2:31 pm
New Delhi, Mar 5. (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday assured apt action by his ministry following the telecast of Nirbhaya documentary by BBC.
Activist says Nirbhaya documentary anti-India, anti-women  Mar 5, 2:03 pm
New Delhi, Mar.5 (ANI): Women rights activist Kavita Krishnan said Thursday that the BBC documentary "India's Daughter" was both anti-India and anti-women.
BBC documentary on Nirbhaya sparks off angry protests in Varanasi  Mar 5, 12:14 pm
Varanasi, Mar. 5 (ANI): People took to the streets and burnt an effigy of the BBC on Thursday in protest against the documentary titled 'India's Daughter'.
BBC airs controversial documentary 'India's daughter' early despite protest from New Delhi  Mar 5, 10:22 am
London, March 05 (ANI): A controversial documentary "India's Daughter" based on the gang-rape of a young woman in Delhi has been aired by the BBC despite protest from the Indian government.
'Nirbhaya' documentary: Mamata Sharma pulls up Tihar administration  Mar 4, 7:15 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 4 (ANI): Former National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamata Sharma on Wednesday blamed the concerned authorities at Delhi's Tihar Jail for the BBC interview of December 16 gang-rape accused Mukesh Singh.
Nirbhaya documentary: NDA Government hiding facts, says Rajiv Shukla  Mar 4, 3:27 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 4 (ANI): Accusing the incumbent NDA Government of hiding facts related to the BBC documentary on Nirbhaya rape convict Mukesh Singh, Congress leader Rajiv Shukla on Wednesday said the broadcast of the documentary should be banned to prevent the defamation of the nation.
Essential to debate sick mindset of rapists, says Kiran Bedi   Mar 4, 2:29 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 4 (ANI): Stating that it was essential to debate the sick mindset of men who rape, BJP leader Kiran Bedi on Wednesday said the controversial BBC documentary on the December 16 gang rape could be used to change mindsets.
Emily Watson to star in 'The Dresser' for BBC/Starz   Mar 4, 1:36 pm
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): Emily Watson has joined the Ronald Harwood's 'The Dressers' adaptation for BBC Two/Starz drama, it has been revealed.