George Entwistle

Royal Opera House boss Tony Hall to head BBC

Tony Hall`s appointment follows the resignation of George Entwistle earlier this month after just 54 days in the job.

Nov 22, 2012, 19:58 PM IST

BBC director general Tim Davie vows to `get a grip`

BBC`s acting director general Tim Davie has vowed to "get a grip" at the corporation following the resignation of George Entwistle.

Nov 12, 2012, 22:50 PM IST

Entwistle quits as BBC top executive

George Entwistle has stepped down as BBC`s top executive after one of the broadcaster`s programmes wrongly implicated a politician in a pedophile scandal.

Nov 11, 2012, 09:08 AM IST

Will take time to regain audience trust after Savile crisis: BBC

BBC director general George Entwistle has admitted the media firm has failed to get things right since sexual abuse allegations against former presenter Jimmy Savile emerged.

Nov 10, 2012, 13:20 PM IST

BBC D-G apologises to victims of Savile`s assault

BBC Director-General has ordered two "forensic and soul searching" independent inquiries in to allegations of assault by the late TV presenter.

Oct 13, 2012, 21:11 PM IST

New BBC boss bats for hiring more women employees in firm

BBC’s new director-general, George Entwistle, has said that the British broadcasting firm needs more women on screen, on radio and in its sports coverage.

Sep 20, 2012, 09:37 AM IST

Entwistle is new BBC director-general

George Entwistle, who joined the BBC in 1989 as a broadcast trainee, has been appointed the next Director-General of the corporation, succeeding Mark Thompson, it was announced Wednesday.

Jul 04, 2012, 18:54 PM IST