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Rwanda bans BBC broadcasts over genocide documentary

Rwanda on Friday slapped an indefinite ban on BBC local language broadcasts as punishment for a controversial documentary on the central African country`s leadership and the 1994 genocide.

BBC editor compares extremist with Mahatma Gandhi, Mandela

A BBC editor has come in for sharp criticism after he compared hate preacher Anjem Choudary to Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela, a media report said on Thursday.

Gang-rape documentary: SC asks advocate to respond

The Supreme Court on Monday granted two weeks time to one of the two advocates, accused of making derogatory remarks against women in a BBC documentary on the December 16 gangrape case, to file response to a plea of women lawyers' body which has sought action against them.

December 16 gang-rape: HC seeks reply from BBC, documentary maker

The Delhi High Court on Friday sought reply from BBC and the British director of the controversial documentary on December 16 gang-rape case on a plea seeking their prosecution for interviewing one of the convicts who made derogatory statement against women.

Daniel Radcliffe tapped to play Grand Theft Auto developer for BBC
Daniel Radcliffe tapped to play Grand Theft Auto developer for BBC

Daniel Radcliffe is reportedly in talks to play Grand Theft Auto developer in a new 90-minute BBC drama.

BBC chief gets death threats after Clarkson sacking

 The chief of the BBC has reportedly received death threats after his decision to sack the network's popular motoring-show host Jeremy Clarkson, forcing the Scotland Yard to investigate the claims.

Death threats made to BBC chief after Clarkson axe

British police were on Sunday investigating death threats against BBC director-general Tony Hall following his decision to drop popular "Top Gear" presenter Jeremy Clarkson.

Sacked `Top Gear` star Clarkson defends attack victim

 The outspoken former presenter of hit car show "Top Gear" Jeremy Clarkson on Thursday defended the co-worker he attacked in a fracas that led to his sacking by Britain`s BBC.

DNA: Analysis of open cheating in Bihar board exams

Open cheating in Bihar where family members of students appearing for their class 10 board exams were caught on Thursday mounting over the school building wall to pass chits and assist their wards in the exam hall.

DNA: Abu Azrael, the 'Archangel of Death' for ISIS

Abu Azrael, an Iraqi soldier, dubbed the “father of the archangel of death”, has gained celebrity status for his role in fighting back against Islamic State.

Also watch: BBC removes international statistics from documentary 'India's Daughter'

India's Daughter: BBC removes intn'l statistics from documentary

BBC has removed international statistics from the documentary 'India's Daughter', claimed British filmmaker Leslee Udwin.

DNA: India's curt reply to BBC documentary 'India's daughter'

Analysis of India's curt reply to BBC documentary 'India's daughter'. The country is fighting back with memes and tweets of their own.
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DNA: Snooping on Rahul Gandhi or a mere 'transparent profiling'?

As the Congress gets ready to rake up Rahul Gandhi snooping issue in Parliament on Monday, party leader Manish Tewari has hit out at the Modi government and dubbed it as a ‘colonial government’.

DNA: BBC duped by imposter posing as Ex-Pakistan Cricketer

An imposter Nadeem Alam, posed as a former Pakistan cricket star Nadeem Abbasi, duped the BBC into paying him repeatedly to appear on shows.

Also watch: Patient gets operation appointment for 2021 in Delhi's AIIMS!

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Nirbhaya documentary: Media trials tend to influence judges, says HC

Media trials tend to influence judges by subconsciously creating a pressure, the Delhi High Court Thursday observed on the airing of the controversial documentary on December 16 gang-rape case.

Delhi HC declines to revoke ban on telecast of Nirbhaya documentary

The Delhi High Court on Thursday declined to immediately revoke the ban on the telecast of controversial BBC documentary "India's Daughter" on the December 16, 2012, gang-rape.

'India's Daughter' real reflection of what society thinks: Udwin

Refuting charges that 'India's Daughter' film on Delhi gang-rape case was made for commercial gain, its producer Leslee Udwin has said the banned documentary is "a real reflection" of what society thinks.

BBC suspends anti-Indian jibes' host Jeremy Clarkson for punching producer

 Jeremy Clarkson, the outspoken British presenter of the "Top Gear" motoring show, has been suspended by the BBC after he was involved in a "fracas" with a producer.