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Only 18 pc women TV presenters are above 50, finds study May 16, 12:02 pm
London, May 16 (ANI): Less than one in five television presenters at major channels in Britain above the age of 50 are women, a new study has found.
Kate Moss hates being regarded as 'bad influence' May 13, 4:28 pm
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Kate Moss apparently got furious when her DJ friend, Nick Grimshaw, publicly revealed to a newspaper that she had told him to do his BBC Radio 1 radio show with a hangover.
London, May 13 (ANI): BBC Radio Stoke presenter Paula White, who was due to host a final three hour show after six years as the radio station's afternoon host, had to be replaced after 30 minutes as she was found drunk and slurring through the show.
London, May 10 (ANI): YouTube has launched a trial scheme for paid channels on its website.
Washington, May 9 (ANI): As the technology giant Microsoft deals with consumer complaints about the complex user interface of the latest Windows 8.1 OS, it will be releasing a public preview of the correcting measure called 'Windows Blue' to the OS in the month of June, reports BBC.
Twitter reduces distance barrier, keeps geographically apart people in touch- Research May 8, 1:06 pm
London, May 8 (ANI): In a research conducted by Kalev Leetaru and colleagues at the University of Illinois, it was found that Twitter has been able to erase out the distance barrier and help its users stay in touch, reports the BBC.
Amazon beats Google, Apple with paid-for Android apps in China May 7, 11:41 am
London, May 7 (ANI): Amazon has launched its first ever paid-for Android apps in China, beating Google, which has offered only free apps. This move is considered as Amazon's strategy to delve deep into the Chinese mobile phone market where it had controlled less than three percent of the e-commerce market till last year, the BBC reports.
BBC reports reveal sexual harassment cases: Review May 3, 4:25 pm
London, May 3 (ANI): BBC has laid down a report on its fear-filled environment that puts forth alleged sexual harassment cases over the past six years, where senior managers and on-screen stars are known to verbally abuse or pass on sexist comments to the junior female workers, following the Jimmy Savile scandal in the corporation.
Pro-Assad hackers in Syria launching cyber-attacks on western media Apr 30, 12:37 pm
London, Apr. 30 (ANI): Syrian hackers are launching cyber attacks on a series western media in an apparent effort to cause disruption and spread support for President Bashar al-Assad's regime.
London, April 22(ANI): Television personality Carol Vorderman has revealed that a BBC chief told her that she couldn't be a TV star because her boobs weren't big enough.
Ex-Times editor James Harding named BBC's news director Apr 16, 3:54 pm
London, Apr. 16 (ANI): The ex-editor of the Times, James Harding, has been named as the BBC's director of news on Tuesday.
London, Apr. 14 (ANI): The London School of Economics has claimed that the BBC deceived its students and put them in serious danger while making a Panorama programme in North Korea.
BBC's Asian Network nominated for top radio award Apr 11, 12:04 pm
London, Apr. 11 (ANI): The BBC's Asian Network, which was threatened with closure due to corporation shake-up three years ago, has been nominated for a leading radio award.
Islamabad, Apr. 10 (ANI): Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf has said he has full confidence in the judiciary and is hoping that his right to contest polls will not be snatched from him.
'Bollywood live' opera auditions start in UK Apr 8, 10:56 am
London, Apr. 8 (ANI): Auditions have started for 'Bollywood Live,' a BBC production adapted from the opera Carmen by Bizet, in Bradford.
New BBC director general Tony Hall 'confident' about future of beleaguered corporation Apr 3, 1:02 pm
London, Apr. 3 (ANI): Tony Hall has said he is confident about the future of the BBC on the first day in the corporation as director general.
London, Apr 2 (ANI): The host of BBC's main football TV programme 'Match of the Day' has slammed the channel for giving away football scores before he comes on air with his programme.
Coldplay album named 'favourite of all time' Apr 2, 11:01 am
London, April 02 (ANI): British band Coldplay's second album 'A Rush Of Blood To The Head' has been voted as the 'favourite record of all time' by BBC radio listeners.
London, Mar. 28 (ANI): An ex-BBC producer who was freed without charge by Jimmy Savile police officers has revealed how stars preying on young women had become rife in the BBC during his time.
London, Mar 27 (ANI): The BBC has decided to stop providing radio news to Sri Lanka's state broadcaster because of 'continued interruption and interference' in its Tamil programming.
Kate hoax call Indian nurse's suicide case to be heard in May Mar 27, 10:03 am
London, Mar. 27 (ANI): The inquest into the death of Indian nurse, Jacintha Saldanha, who answered a hoax call about the pregnant Duchess Kate, will be heard in May.
London, Mar. 22 (ANI): The official BBC weather Twitter account and the BBC Arabic account were hijacked for almost three hours by supporters of Syria's president Bashar al-Assad.
London, Mar 20 (ANI): Legendary comedian John Cleese has blasted Cbosses saying that they have no idea how to make comedies any more.
BBC Panorama documentary reveals key intelligence used to justify Iraq invasion was fabricated Mar 18, 3:47 pm
London, Mar. 18 (ANI): Key intelligence that was used to justify Iraq's invasion 10 years ago was based on 'fabrication and wishful thinking', a documentary is set to claim.
London, Mar 16 (ANI): Three persons, including a former BBC security guard, have been charged for travelling to Pakistan for undergoing training in Pakistan to commit acts of terrorism abroad, in a two year terror plot.
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