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UK govt and military covered up war crimes: report

UK govt and military covered up war crimes: report

The UK government and military covered up credible evidence of war crimes by British soldiers against civilians in Afghanistan and Iraq, according to an investigation by the BBC and the Sunday Times.

British lawmakers willing to go to court to enforce Brexit delay: BBC

British lawmakers willing to go to court to enforce Brexit delay: BBC

British lawmakers, including Conservatives expelled this week from the party, are preparing legal action in case Prime Minister Boris Johnson refuses to seek a delay to Brexit, the BBC reported on Saturday.

beIN to screen BBC Earth series 'Serengeti'

beIN to screen BBC Earth series 'Serengeti'

beIN Channel will telecast BBC Earth’s natural history series ‘Serengeti’ from August 10. Award-winning British actor John Boyega who will narrate the dramatised natural history series, told 'Gulf Times' ...

Saudi pirate TV channel poses threat to BBC-Discovery deal

Saudi pirate TV channel poses threat to BBC-Discovery deal

A moneyspinning deal between the BBC and Discovery is under threat from a Saudi Arabia piracy operation which illegally broadcasts 100 UK-based channels to over 400mn people, MPs have been told.

US hackers helped UAE spy on Al Jazeera chairman, BBC host

US hackers helped UAE spy on Al Jazeera chairman, BBC host

A group of American hackers who once worked for US intelligence agencies helped the United Arab Emirates spy on a BBC host, the chairman of Al Jazeera and other prominent Arab media figures

BBC apologises for paying senior female editor less than male peers

BBC apologises for paying senior female editor less than male peers

Britain's public broadcaster, the BBC, apologised on Friday for paying its China Editor Carrie Gracie less than male editors elsewhere, saying it was committed to the principle of equal pay.

BBC reporter killed in eastern Afghanistan

BBC reporter killed in eastern Afghanistan

A BBC reporter was killed in eastern Afghanistan on Monday, the broadcaster said, hours after twin blasts in Kabul marked the deadliest day for journalists in the war-torn country since the Taliban's fall in 2001.

'UAE lobbied for Tillerson removal'

'UAE lobbied for Tillerson removal'

The BBC has obtained leaked emails that show a lobbying effort to get US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sacked for failing to support the United Arab Emirates against Qatar.

Paid less than male peers, BBC China editor quits and speaks out

Paid less than male peers, BBC China editor quits and speaks out

The BBC's China Editor Carrie Gracie has quit her post in Beijing to fight for her right to pay equality with male peers, posting an attack on what she called the ‘secretive and illegal BBC pay culture’.

Federer voted BBC overseas sports personality of the year

Federer voted BBC overseas sports personality of the year

The Swiss tennis player returned from six months out with knee trouble to win the Australian Open before picking up a record eighth Wimbledon crown.

Fake Brazilian 'photographer' duped BBC and others

Fake Brazilian 'photographer' duped BBC and others

Eduardo Martins, the war photographer, never existed -- the photos and videos he posted were doctored ones stolen from real photographers who risked their lives in places like Iraq.

BBC launches pay review to quell anger over gender gap

BBC launches pay review to quell anger over gender gap

The revelation in July that the BBC's best-paid male star earned five times more than the best-paid woman, and that two thirds of on-air high earners were men, generated a spate of critical headlines as well as internal strife.