Unacceptable: UK after China bans BBC World News for serious content violation

UK Foreign Secretary said, "China has some of the most severe restrictions on media and internet freedoms across the globe, and this latest step will only damage China's reputation in the eyes of the world." The BBC too said that it was "disappointed" with the move, which applies to mainland China.

Feb 12, 2021, 08:31 AM IST

Witness the challenges of the battlefield with the BBC First drama 'Our Girl' on Zee Café

Watch Our Girl only on Zee Café from 25th September at 10.

Sep 24, 2019, 12:00 PM IST

Witness the cut-throat rivalry between two media houses on new drama series 'Press'

Watch Press only on Zee Café from 17th September at 10.

Sep 18, 2019, 13:40 PM IST

All new rich and riveting British dramas to premiere solely on Zee Café

Keeping in mind the fast-paced lifestyles of its viewers and their paucity of time, Zee Café makes it easier by providing options to catch up with the shows. 

Aug 05, 2019, 13:11 PM IST

Donald Trump supporter attacks BBC cameraman at Texas rally

Sporting a "Make America Great Again" cap, the man shoved and swore at the BBC`s Ron Skeans and other news crews before being pulled away at the rally at El Paso.

Feb 12, 2019, 15:00 PM IST

BBC launches fake news fight-back campaign in India, other countries

The Beyond Fake News project, which officially launches on Monday, will include panel debates in India and Kenya.

Nov 09, 2018, 09:46 AM IST

Satyajit Ray's classic 'Pather Panchali' only Indian entry in BBC's list of 100 best foreign films

Ray's 'Pather Panchali' is the only Indian film to have made to the coveted list of Best Foreign Films.

Nov 01, 2018, 13:52 PM IST

BBC to offer 'reality check' service during 2019 elections to counter fake news

With general elections coming up, Director of BBC World Service Group feels "it is vital people have access to news they can trust". 

Sep 24, 2018, 16:18 PM IST

Boris Johnson 'warns of Brexit meltdown'

Boris Johnson has reportedly warned there may be a Brexit 'meltdown' and has also praised US President Donald Trump

Jun 08, 2018, 09:47 AM IST

BBC is official radio broadcaster for ICC World Cup

BBC Test Match Special has secured rights to broadcast ball-by-ball coverage of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, to be held in England and Wales next year.

May 24, 2018, 18:25 PM IST

Mesut Ozil becomes highest-paid Arsenal player: Report

German World Cup-winner Mesut Ozil gave Arsenal a big boost on Wednesday by finally agreeing a new contract which will see him become the highest paid player in the club’s history, according to the BBC.

Jan 31, 2018, 19:49 PM IST

BBC editor quits China post over pay discrimination

Carrie Gracie, the China editor for Britain`s public broadcaster the BBC, has resigned from her post in Beijing due to pay disparities with her male colleagues, according to an open letter she wrote.

Jan 08, 2018, 09:29 AM IST

Mohamed Salah named BBC African player of the year

Salah beat a star-studded cast of rivals to become the third Egyptian to win the award and first since Mohamed Aboutrika picked up the gong in 2008.

Dec 12, 2017, 00:35 AM IST

Watch: BBC confuses Shashi Kapoor with Rishi Kapoor and Big B; receives flak

A video clip of a tribute to Shashi Kapoor played on BBC has gone viral on social media.

Dec 05, 2017, 09:34 AM IST

BBC journalist on trial for Thailand crime reporting

A British BBC journalist appeared in a Thai court on Wednesday for the start of a criminal defamation trial brought by a lawyer who featured in an investigation about foreigners being scammed of their retirement homes.

Aug 23, 2017, 10:15 AM IST

Thai activist jailed for two and a half years for posting BBC article

He was also charged with violating a computer crime law for posting a link to the BBC report, which was shared by more than 2,000 people.

Aug 15, 2017, 16:49 PM IST

Twitter to livestream 5 BBC UK election specials

In another attempt to reposition itself as a major video provider, Twitter has linked up with the BBC to share coverage of five major UK elections debates from Wednesday.

May 31, 2017, 12:10 PM IST

UK news presenters on ISIS hit list: Report

A number of prominent British television journalists from the BBC and Sky News are reportedly on an Islamic State hit-list.

Apr 09, 2017, 17:38 PM IST

FC Spartak fans mock BBC documentary with 'Blah Blah Channel' banner

The film was widely condemned in Russia for attempts to depict Russian sports community in a negative light.

Mar 19, 2017, 23:58 PM IST

BBC to be banned from filming in protected areas for five years?

However, a BBC spokesperson said the British public broadcaster had not yet received any notification of a ban.

Mar 01, 2017, 23:40 PM IST