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Katie Taylor misses out as Khabib Nurmagomedov wins BBC's World Sport Star award
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Katie Taylor misses out as Khabib Nurmagomedov wins BBC's World Sport Star award

Dec 17th 2020, 11:23 PM 9,054 Views 14 Comments

The UFC star and the Bray boxer were among the nominees for an award decided by a public vote.

Prince William cautiously welcomes probe into Diana’s controversial BBC Panorama interview
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Prince William cautiously welcomes probe into Diana’s controversial BBC Panorama interview

Nov 19th 2020, 12:47 PM 29,415 Views 10 Comments

The British royal said the investigation into the circumstances surrounding 1995 interview ‘should help establish truth’.

BBC appoints ex-judge to investigate 1995 interview with Princess Diana
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BBC appoints ex-judge to investigate 1995 interview with Princess Diana

Nov 18th 2020, 6:24 PM 36,119 Views 16 Comments

Princess Diana’s brother has alleged that the BBC Panorama reporter who conducted the interview showed him faked documents.

Former TV presenter and Grandstand host Frank Bough dies aged 87
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Former TV presenter and Grandstand host Frank Bough dies aged 87

Oct 25th 2020, 10:55 PM 6,465 Views 0 Comments

The broadcaster was part of the BBC’s commentary team for England’s World Cup win in 1966.

Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee
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Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee

Oct 12th 2020, 5:39 PM 30,809 Views 10 Comments

Nichola Corner, her sister, complained to Ofcom that McKee’s privacy had been infringed upon.

Graham Norton ranks as third-highest earning BBC presenter
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Graham Norton ranks as third-highest earning BBC presenter

Sep 15th 2020, 3:42 PM 38,716 Views 38 Comments

The BBC revealed its list of 10 highest earning presenters.

Sue Barker leaving A Question of Sport after 23 years along with team leaders in major shake-up
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Sue Barker leaving A Question of Sport after 23 years along with team leaders in major shake-up

Sep 13th 2020, 2:43 PM 66,428 Views 47 Comments

Matt Dawson and Phil Tufnell will also depart the show after their final season together.

BBC and The Guardian announce hundreds of job cuts
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BBC and The Guardian announce hundreds of job cuts

Jul 15th 2020, 4:31 PM 28,529 Views 39 Comments

The BBC intends to implement 520 cuts and The Guardian newspaper plans to axe 180 jobs.

Here is a list of the free-to-air Premier League games coming to Ireland in July
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Here is a list of the free-to-air Premier League games coming to Ireland in July

Jun 18th 2020, 11:49 AM 17,861 Views 8 Comments

Sky Sports to screen seven games on their free-to-air channel in first two weeks of July.

BBC says Emily Maitlis' remarks about Dominic Cummings 'broke impartiality rules'
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BBC says Emily Maitlis' remarks about Dominic Cummings 'broke impartiality rules'

Updated May 27th 2020, 8:44 PM 59,613 Views 72 Comments

The British Prime Minister is standing by his senior aide despite mounting pressure to fire him.

'The exact opposite of social distancing': The makers of Normal People on bringing Irish sex to TV screens
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'The exact opposite of social distancing': The makers of Normal People on bringing Irish sex to TV screens

Apr 25th 2020, 8:00 PM 95,357 Views 26 Comments

Based on the best-selling Irish novel of the same name, the show has generated huge hype.

Italian PM: EU could fail over coronavirus pandemic
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Italian PM: EU could fail over coronavirus pandemic

Apr 9th 2020, 9:33 AM 53,756 Views 119 Comments

The EU is at risk of failure because of the Covid-19 crisis, Giuseppe Conte has said.

Former snooker star 'devastated' after being diagnosed with leukemia
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Former snooker star 'devastated' after being diagnosed with leukemia

Mar 19th 2020, 5:02 PM 10,393 Views 4 Comments

1985 UK Championship runner-up Willie Thorne, who has been a commentator for the BBC, says he is starting chemotherapy in Spain today.

BBC severs ties with pundit Ramage after Derby ‘black lads’ comments
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BBC severs ties with pundit Ramage after Derby ‘black lads’ comments

Feb 16th 2020, 11:59 PM 16,966 Views 11 Comments

The former footballer has apologised for the remark.

Varadkar admits election looks ‘very tight’ after poll shows rise in support for Sinn Féin
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Varadkar admits election looks ‘very tight’ after poll shows rise in support for Sinn Féin

Feb 2nd 2020, 12:06 PM 29,428 Views 158 Comments

Varadkar stressed that Brexit negotiations will be dificult if there is trouble forming an Irish government.

BBC to axe 450 jobs as part of €95m cost-cutting measures
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BBC to axe 450 jobs as part of €95m cost-cutting measures

Jan 29th 2020, 3:30 PM 11,837 Views 18 Comments

The company said it would review the number of presenters it has and how they work.

Broadcaster wins equal pay case against BBC over male presenter earning over six times more
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Broadcaster wins equal pay case against BBC over male presenter earning over six times more

Jan 10th 2020, 4:04 PM 34,720 Views 50 Comments

Samira Ahmed asked why she was paid £465 an episode of Newswatch when Jeremy Vine got £3,000 per episode of Points of View.

BBC defends use of word 'f****t' in Gavin and Stacey Christmas special
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BBC defends use of word 'f****t' in Gavin and Stacey Christmas special

Dec 27th 2019, 5:39 PM 70,350 Views 65 Comments

Characters Nessa and Uncle Bryan, played by Ruth Jones and Rob Brydon, sang Fairytale of New York during the show.

Ben Stokes wins the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award
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Ben Stokes wins the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award

Dec 15th 2019, 10:13 PM 10,216 Views 8 Comments

Stokes finished ahead of Lewis Hamilton and Dina Asher-Smith in the public vote.

Gavin and Stacey star apologises after calling BBC journalist a 'disingenuous plopcarpet'
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Gavin and Stacey star apologises after calling BBC journalist a 'disingenuous plopcarpet'

Dec 15th 2019, 4:09 PM 48,282 Views 22 Comments

Matthew Horne said he was “caught up in the frenzy of the election”.

UK election watchdog issues warning after BBC political editor's live comments about postal votes
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UK election watchdog issues warning after BBC political editor's live comments about postal votes

Dec 11th 2019, 8:22 PM 49,839 Views 16 Comments

The BBC said it doesn’t believe it or Laura Kuenssberg breached electoral law.

'We're not expecting too much': BBC's Andrew Neil challenges Boris Johnson to 'oven ready' interview
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'We're not expecting too much': BBC's Andrew Neil challenges Boris Johnson to 'oven ready' interview

Dec 6th 2019, 8:51 AM 16,594 Views 44 Comments

Boris Johnson has been accused of hiding from scrutiny by ducking the interview with the broadcaster.

Johnson and Corbyn to face final head-to-head debate tonight before UK general election
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Johnson and Corbyn to face final head-to-head debate tonight before UK general election

Dec 6th 2019, 6:05 AM 6,809 Views 20 Comments

The party leaders will face each other in Maidstone in the BBC’s prime ministerial debate at 8.30pm.

Woman who alleges she slept with Prince Andrew when she was a teenager to appear in BBC interview
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Woman who alleges she slept with Prince Andrew when she was a teenager to appear in BBC interview

Dec 2nd 2019, 7:27 AM 48,630 Views 31 Comments

The Panorama programme will air on BBC One tonight.

BBC backs down in interview standoff with Boris Johnson in wake of terror attack
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BBC backs down in interview standoff with Boris Johnson in wake of terror attack

Nov 30th 2019, 12:38 PM 40,795 Views 19 Comments

“We believe it is now in the public interest that the Prime Minister should be interviewed.”

'No intention to mislead': BBC admits 'mistake' in editing laughter from Boris Johnson clip
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'No intention to mislead': BBC admits 'mistake' in editing laughter from Boris Johnson clip

Nov 25th 2019, 8:40 PM 24,901 Views 27 Comments

The broadcaster said the clip was cut for a shorter package to be shown on Sunday’s lunchtime bulletin.

'Never intended to cause hurt or pain': Johnson refuses to apologise for 'racist rhetoric'
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'Never intended to cause hurt or pain': Johnson refuses to apologise for 'racist rhetoric'

Nov 22nd 2019, 10:15 PM 27,271 Views 46 Comments

The UK’s main political party leaders faced tough questioning on BBC’s Question Time this evening.

Prince Andrew to discuss links with Jeffrey Epstein in new TV interview
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Prince Andrew to discuss links with Jeffrey Epstein in new TV interview

Nov 15th 2019, 12:26 PM 19,805 Views 21 Comments

The Duke of York has faced questions about his links with the disgraced financier.

Irish disability activist Sinéad Burke makes the cut on BBC's top 100 women in the world
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Irish disability activist Sinéad Burke makes the cut on BBC's top 100 women in the world

Oct 16th 2019, 1:37 PM 13,440 Views 17 Comments

This year’s theme is based around what the future would look like ‘if it was driven by women’.

'Suddenly everything just exploded' - Bonnie Greer on sticking up for Ireland on the BBC
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'Suddenly everything just exploded' - Bonnie Greer on sticking up for Ireland on the BBC

Oct 13th 2019, 2:34 PM 80,006 Views 79 Comments

The US-born writer said the reaction to her comments

Boris Johnson says he won't resign to avoid delaying Brexit as Tory conference kicks off
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Boris Johnson says he won't resign to avoid delaying Brexit as Tory conference kicks off

Sep 29th 2019, 10:23 AM 21,491 Views 42 Comments

Speaking to the BBC, Johnson also defended his recent parliamentary language.

Veteran IRA member claims Gerry Adams lied when he denied being a member of the organisation
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Veteran IRA member claims Gerry Adams lied when he denied being a member of the organisation

Sep 17th 2019, 12:40 PM 28,392 Views 106 Comments

The Louth TD has repeatedly denied accusations that he was a member of the paramilitary organisation.

Ireland's ambassador to the UK says a Northern Ireland border poll would 'degrade' attempts to resolve Brexit
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Ireland's ambassador to the UK says a Northern Ireland border poll would 'degrade' attempts to resolve Brexit

Jul 20th 2019, 3:34 PM 19,794 Views 95 Comments

There has been speculation that Brexit could eventually lead to a united Ireland.

Lisa Smith expresses desire to live in a 'caliphate...but not a brutality group' as she seeks to return to Ireland
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Lisa Smith expresses desire to live in a 'caliphate...but not a brutality group' as she seeks to return to Ireland

Jul 5th 2019, 10:40 AM 42,920 Views 143 Comments

The Dundalk native made the comments in a new interview with BBC.

Sammy Wilson: 'We know the Irish; if you stand up to them, they will take you seriously'
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Sammy Wilson: 'We know the Irish; if you stand up to them, they will take you seriously'

Jul 2nd 2019, 11:05 AM 99,767 Views 160 Comments

The DUP’s Brexit spokesman made his comments on BBC Radio 4 this morning.

Police in the UK are investigating comedian Jo Brand over 'battery acid' joke on BBC radio show
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Police in the UK are investigating comedian Jo Brand over 'battery acid' joke on BBC radio show

Updated Jun 13th 2019, 5:30 PM 38,825 Views 78 Comments

Brand make a joke about throwing battery acid at “unpleasant characters” rather than milkshakes.

'If I had my time over again, I definitely wouldn't pursue snooker'
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'If I had my time over again, I definitely wouldn't pursue snooker'

Jun 6th 2019, 5:22 PM 8,691 Views 17 Comments

Five-time world champion Ronnie O’Sullivan discusses his struggle with addiction and his relationship with the sport.

James Corden announces one-off Gavin and Stacey Christmas special
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James Corden announces one-off Gavin and Stacey Christmas special

May 28th 2019, 3:24 PM 20,474 Views 35 Comments

The BBC sitcom centres on the long distance relationship between a Englishman and a Welsh woman and last aired in 2010.

TV Wrap: BBC struggle to liven up another boring Manchester City triumph
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TV Wrap: BBC struggle to liven up another boring Manchester City triumph

May 20th 2019, 2:25 PM 8,314 Views 11 Comments

Gary Lineker would have been better off saying ‘another win for the bloodless and efficient use of capital’ and cutting straight to the Eurovision.

'It's been really hard. I shouldn't have to go through that': Alex Scott opens up about social media abuse
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'It's been really hard. I shouldn't have to go through that': Alex Scott opens up about social media abuse

May 11th 2019, 5:43 PM 12,528 Views 14 Comments

The former England defender spoke about the abuse she received during her role as a TV analyst this season.

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