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BBC's Beijing correspondent relocates to Taiwan alleging harassment by Chinese authorities

Sudworth, who has won awards for his reporting on Xinjiang, left Beijing with his family, BBC said in a report on its website.

published on : 1st April 2021

BBC journalist freed in Myanmar as anti-coup protests roll on

The broadcaster confirmed on Monday in a news story on its website that he had been freed but gave no further details.

published on : 22nd March 2021

BBC Burmese correspondent, another journalist detained as Myanmar junta clamps down on press

The journalists were in Naypyitaw to cover legal proceedings against Win Htein, a detained senior official from the National League for Democracy, the party that ran the country before the takeover.

published on : 19th March 2021

BBC Two developing Joe Exotic documentary

His popularity found him a well-funded campaign team who were attempting to win him a presidential pardon.

published on : 17th March 2021

China blasts BBC report after summoning UK ambassador

The Chinese Embassy in London posted a statement on its website Thursday saying it had written to the BBC expressing strong dissatisfaction and urging the broadcaster to abandon bias.

published on : 11th March 2021

Koneru Humpy wins BBC Indian Sportswoman of the Year award

Humpy won the World Rapid Chess Championship in December 2019 after a two-year maternity break. She then won the Cairns Cup in 2020.

published on : 9th March 2021

'Boycott BBC' trends on Twitter after radio show caller uses offensive remarks against PM Narendra Modi's mother

During a recent episode of BBC Asian Network's 'Big Debate' radio show, one of the callers used offensive remarks against PM Narendra Modi's mother.

published on : 3rd March 2021

Trump 'offered Kim Jong Un a ride home on Air Force One', reveals BBC documentary

The US president 'stunned even the most seasoned diplomats' by offering Kim a lift home on Air Force One after the 2019 summit in Vietnam.

published on : 22nd February 2021

After China, Hong Kong bans BBC World Service

South China Morning Post, said in a report that Hong Kong Public broadcaster's move to pull the plug on programming from Britain's BBC following a ban by Chinese regulators has sparked alarm.

published on : 14th February 2021

'Safeguard media freedom': EU calls on China to reverse ban on BBC World News channel

China's move to ban BBC was largely symbolic, because BBC World was shown only on cable TV systems in hotels and apartment compounds for foreigners and some other businesses.

published on : 13th February 2021

China bans BBC World News from broadcasting for violating its guidelines for reporting

The move comes a week after the UK revoked the license of Chinese state-owned broadcaster China Global Television Network's (CGTN).

published on : 12th February 2021

Rani, Humpy, Manu nominated for BBC 'Indian Sportswoman of the Year' honour

The organisers have introduced a new category this year -- 'Emerging Player of the Year' and the winner of which will be decided by the jury instead of voting.

published on : 8th February 2021

'The Crown' stars Olivia Colman, Matt Smith to voice star in BBC's 'Superworm'

The half-hour show, based on the book of the same name by author Julia Donaldson and illustrator Axel Scheffler, will also feature "Sex Education" star Patricia Allison and actor Rob Brydon.

published on : 6th February 2021

BBC apologises for 'incomplete' India map after complaint by Labour Party MP

The BBC responded with an apology and updated the online broadcast with the map of India reflecting the boundaries of Jammu and Kashmir in the standard format.

published on : 19th January 2021

'Peaky Blinders' ending after sixth season

"Peaky Blinders" focused on Tommy Shelby (Murphy) and his notorious family's rise to prominence and power, against the backdrop of working-class, post-First World War Birmingham.

published on : 19th January 2021
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