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Amid Hong Kong protests, China blocks BBC's website

Oct 15, 2014

Amid Hong Kong protests, China blocks BBC's website

The BBC's website was blocked in China on Wednesday, a day after a video of Hong Kong police beating and kicking a pro-democracy protester began circulating online. #China #BBC #NewsTracker #Liu Xiaobo #BBC's website #Honk Kong protest
Awww! Benedict Cumberbatch can't pronounce the word 'penguins'

Sep 29, 2014

Awww! Benedict Cumberbatch can't pronounce the word 'penguins'

The actor may be all set to lend his baritone voice to a character in the upcoming film, Penguins of Madagascar, it seems that of all the words he can articulate in his refined British accent, Benedict Cumberbatch can't pronounce the word 'Penguins'. #BuzzPatrol #BBC #Penguins #Benedict Cumberbatch #Sherlock
IIPM can't use MBA, BBA tag for its courses, rules Delhi HC

Sep 27, 2014

IIPM can't use MBA, BBA tag for its courses, rules Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court estrained the Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM) from using terms such as "MBA , BBA or management course" for the courses it offers. #BBC #NewsTracker #Delhi High Court #IIPM #MBA #Indian Institute of Planning and Management
Team of BBC reporters assaulted, badly beaten in Russia

Sep 18, 2014

Team of BBC reporters assaulted, badly beaten in Russia

The three reporters were working in the southern city of Astrakhan when they were "assaulted by unidentified men in a coordinated attack," BBC said in a statement. #BBC #NewsTracker #Russia #Freedom of Speech #Vladimir Putin #journalists #Journalists assaulted
Fan's YouTube clip inspires Doctor Who title sequence

Aug 19, 2014

Fan's YouTube clip inspires Doctor Who title sequence

Billy Hanshaw, a motion graphics designer from Leeds, put together his own version of a title sequence for the new Peter Capaldi-starring series which received over 7,00,000 views and eventually found its way to Doctor Who show-runner Steven Moffat #social media #BBC #Hollywood #YouTube #Video #Entertainment #Fans #Steven Moffat #Doctow Who #sci-fi TV show

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Downton Abbey Why the bonnets 'n waistcoats period works

Feb 10, 2013

Downton Abbey Why the bonnets 'n waistcoats period works

Producers in the UK, and BBC in particular, have always been obliging and impeccable in their delivery of the Period drama duly injected with romance, intrigue, conspiracies, village politics and the oft-mandatory bloody murder. #BBC #television media #Downton Abbey #Period Drama #North and South
Read before you RT Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

Nov 16, 2012

Read before you RT Twitter lessons from Hamas to BBC

A series of incidents in several countries, and involving several organisations, have further highlighted the need for us to think before we tweet, and read before we retweet. #HowThisWorks #BBC #Twitter #Hamas #Israel #Defamation #Gaza #Lord McAlpine