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Farrukh Dhondy | A sordid tale in UK as top BBC presenter lands in huge scandal

The story that emerges is a sordid, perhaps pitiable one.

15 Jul 2023 12:12 AM

AA Edit | BBC & Lineker: Sorry spectacle

The backlash was enough to disrupt the weekend programmes thanks to staff, analysts and players demonstrating their solidarity with Lineker

15 Mar 2023 12:10 AM

Kishwar Desai | BBC trouble may take Sharp turn; how Sajid plans to clean London air

BBC Chairman Richard Sharp appointed by Boris Johnson, when he was PM, has now fallen foul of the rules of appropriate behaviour

20 Feb 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | BBC ‘survey’: Just bad optics

The BJP’s response that “BBC resorts to venomous reporting” has in fact let the cat out of the bag

16 Feb 2023 12:15 AM

Kishwar Desai | Whiff of duplicity! Why did BBC sit on Gujarat ‘leak’ for 21 years?

Mr Sunak dismissed the BBC story but could he have done anything more?

23 Jan 2023 12:31 AM


Shreya Sen-Handley | Smells like teen spirit? Don’t sweat it, step back

The fallout is an odd mix of terror at losing control, excited anticipation at what comes next, and even relief

27 Nov 2022 12:05 AM

Netflix, BBC remove 'Little Britain' as show comes under fire for using blackface

The show faced a lot of criticism over the years for its portrayal of black and Asian characters by white actors

10 Jun 2020 4:13 PM

Saeed Naqvi | Engaging with rest of world: Will BBC give a better view?

There has been worldwide condemnation for anti-Semitism officially and in the media, but our disinterest disturbs me for two reasons

05 Jun 2020 4:44 PM

Music for the Soul!

Traversing this vast country, Soumik Datta meets up with legendary musicians for his new show Rhythms of India.

28 Jan 2020 1:05 AM

Thunberg to guest-edit BBC radio news programme

Thunberg will speak to the world's leading climate change figures and hear from frontline activists.

23 Nov 2019 6:54 PM


Seagate and Synology donate to BBC's Media Action charity

BBC's charity has been handed over 112 IronWolf Pro hard drives which shall be installed in Synology NAS servers.

24 Sep 2019 4:16 PM

BBC to expand radio coverage in J&K to mitigate Centre imposed blackout

Kashmir has been under lockdown since the day before Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the change on 5 August.

16 Aug 2019 12:24 PM

Did not call those saying 'Modi's Army' traitors in interview to BBC: VK Singh

BBC India reported that BJP leader Singh had said in an interview to it that 'anybody who calls Indian Army Modi's army is a traitor'.

05 Apr 2019 9:25 AM

BBC's 'simple explanation' to Pak minister who accused it of India 'bias'

Pak Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari criticised BBC, accusing it of 'deleting' part about Kulbhushan Jadhav, terming it 'typical bias'.

15 Dec 2018 1:08 PM

Farewell Sir Vidia! Always politically incorrect

VS Naipaul first book on India was, as he said to me, the product of disillusion.

13 Aug 2018 12:35 AM


Meghan Markle's family 'banned' from reality shows as it could embarass royal family

The Duchess of Sussex’s family will not be allowed on I’m a Celebrity, Strictly, or Dancing on Ice after ITV and BBC bosses intervened.

27 Jul 2018 7:07 PM

Calculators 'a plus' for students after all: study

Far from hindering young maths pupils, these little magic boxes actually aid them with their arithmetic skills.

24 Mar 2018 1:41 PM

Beating Retreat is a parade, its solemnity must be maintained

The ceremony/procedure of Beating Retreat denoted the end of the working day, guard mounting and tending to the dead and injured.

06 Feb 2018 1:35 AM

Experts reveal the best time to eat carbs

To put it simple low-carb breakfast and high-carb breakfast are the best combination.

18 Jan 2018 8:11 PM

A Pakistani tragedy

The deep wounds inflicted on the national psyche on April 4, 1979, and Dec 27, 2007 are ineradicable.

28 Dec 2017 1:30 AM