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Meg Ryan to produce NBC comedy series

If Ryan were to star in "The Obsolescents", it would be her first TV series-regular role in decades.

Oct 05, 2018, 11:37 AM IST

US hackers could have framed Russia in election hack: Vladimir Putin to NBC

American hackers could have planted false evidence that Russia interfered in the U.S. presidential election, President Vladimir Putin was quoted as saying by NBC News on Saturday.

Jun 03, 2017, 15:07 PM IST

NBC reporter Megyn Kelly asks unbelievable question to PM Narendra Modi, faces backlash on Twitter

National Broadcasting Company (NBC)'s leading reporter Megyn Kelly had to face the wrath of the Twitteratti for asking an incredible question to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is highly active on social media and has a massive following.

Jun 02, 2017, 09:47 AM IST

Twitter selling its NFL ad spots for over $50 million

Micro-blogging website Twitter is planning to sell the ad packages linked to US National Football League (NFL) games streaming -- which it purchased for $10 million back in April -- for nearly $50 million, a media report said on Thursday.

Jun 23, 2016, 13:23 PM IST

NBCUniversal fires Donald Trump over remarks about Mexicans

NBCUniversal ended its relationship with real estate developer Donald Trump and his "Miss USA" and "Miss Universe" shows on Monday after he made derogatory comments about Mexicans when he began his run for president last week.

Jun 30, 2015, 01:23 AM IST

Katie Couric denies returning to NBC

 Former 'Today' show Katie Couric has denied reports suggesting that she was in talks to return to TV network NBC.

Mar 09, 2015, 10:16 AM IST

NBC cancels 'Allegiance'

 New drama 'Allegiance' has been cancelled by NBC after only five episodes.

Mar 08, 2015, 09:35 AM IST

NBC News anchor Brian Williams suspended after Iraq misstatement

Brian Williams, the anchor of NBC`s top-rated "Nightly News" program, has been suspended without pay for six months after admitting last week that a story he told about coming under fire while on a helicopter during the Iraq war was not true, the network said on Tuesday.

Feb 11, 2015, 07:30 AM IST

Embattled US anchor Brian Williams takes himself off air

Top US television anchor Brian Williams said Saturday he was taking himself off the air for "several days" as he faces an internal investigation for embellishing an Iraq war story.

Feb 08, 2015, 03:58 AM IST

NBC to investigate anchor Williams' Iraq war reporting

NBC launched an internal probe on Friday into top-rated "Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams` debunked claim that he was aboard a helicopter that was downed by a rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) during the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003.

Feb 07, 2015, 07:07 AM IST

US journalist admits faking story about Iraq attack

Veteran journalist Brian Williams, the popular host of NBC`s nightly prime time newscast, has apologised after admitting that he made up the story he told about travelling in a helicopter that was attacked during the 2003 Iraq invasion.

Feb 06, 2015, 04:23 AM IST

National congress to discuss biodiversity's benefits

The upcoming second edition of the National Biodiversity Congress (NBC) will see a lot of light thrown on the most keenly debated topic of biodiversity's access and benefit sharing (ABS), an expert said here.

Dec 28, 2014, 16:29 PM IST

'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' series moves from NBC to Netfilx

Actress Tina Fey and Robert Carlock starrer comedy series "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" has been taken over by online streaming service Netflix from NBC.

Nov 23, 2014, 10:13 AM IST

Neil Patrick Harris lands his own variety show

After being announced as the new Oscar host, Neil Patrick Harris has landed his own variety show with NBC.

Oct 29, 2014, 08:29 AM IST

Serena Williams 'too tired' to appear on TV after partying all night with Caroline Wozniacki

World number one Serena Williams missed all of her TV appearances after winning the US Open championship as she was parting until the early hours of Monday with Caroline Wozniacki.

Sep 10, 2014, 18:16 PM IST

Barack Obama acknowledges 'optics' of vacation golf round

President Barack Obama took heavy criticism when he went golfing last month during his vacation just minutes after denouncing the Islamic State militants who had beheaded an American journalist.

Sep 08, 2014, 01:50 AM IST

Edward Snowden says he was trained ``as a spy``

Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden, who leaked details of massive U.S. intelligence-gathering programs, said in a U.S. TV interview he "was trained as a spy" and had worked undercover overseas for U.S. government agencies.

May 28, 2014, 11:06 AM IST

David Letterman to retire from CBS ''Late Show'' in 2015

Letterman, 66, began hosting the show on CBS in August 1993, after leaving the rival NBC network, where he had hosted the "Late Night with David Letterman" show for many years.

Apr 04, 2014, 04:52 AM IST

Comcast, Time Warner confirm $45 billion merger

Cable operator Comcast Thursday announced it plans to buy Time Warner Cable for about USD 45.2 billion in an all-stock deal that would combine the top two US cable TV companies.

Feb 13, 2014, 20:42 PM IST

`The Michael J. Fox Show` pulled off after one season

` The Michael J. Fox Show` has been cancelled by NBC within its first season.

Feb 07, 2014, 19:05 PM IST