Entertainment  |  14 Nov 2019

Freddie Mercury lost a foot as he battled AIDS

MUMBAI:  Queen frontman and late rock legend Freddie Mercury lost a foot during his battle with AIDS.

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Biz  |  10 Oct 2014

BBC launches music awards to compete with Brit Awards

MUMBAI: The BBC, in a move to increase music content on its channel, has launched new ambitious music initiatives including the BBC Music Awards as

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Biz  |  09 Oct 2014

BBC World Service inks a deal with Kesmi FM in Ghana

MUMBAI: A new distribution deal was signed between BBC World Service and Kesmi FM which will allow BBC to reach out to larger audiences in Ghana.

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Biz  |  09 Oct 2014

BBC Local Radio to air stories of World War One again

MUMBAI: Stories of World War One will be back on BBC on 4 August.

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Biz  |  09 Oct 2014

BBC Radio Bristol to start new breakfast show from 1 September

MUMBAI: BBC Radio Bristol has announced that it will start a brand new breakfast show from Monday, 1 September onwards.

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Biz  |  08 Oct 2014

BBC national digital radio continues to expand DAB coverage

MUMBAI: The BBC has launched a further twelve national DAB transmitters bringing the total number of transmitters to 265.

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Entertainment  |  23 Jul 2014

BBC launches expanded Expert Voices: BAME Talent days

MUMBAI: The BBC Academy has today announced that it has stepped up the number of forthcoming Expert Voices: BAME Talent days to take in other locat

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Entertainment  |  17 Jul 2014

BBC to invest ?13 million in digital journalism

MUMBAI: The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) news has announced that it would save ?48 million a year across the BBC News Group by the financ

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Entertainment  |  14 Apr 2014

BBC Tamil working on a radio show for Women's participation

MUMBAI: Established much before India’s Independence, BBC Tamil has catered to Tamil speaking audiences around the world for decades.

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Entertainment  |  21 Mar 2014

BBC Radio 5 live sports extra to air Women football

MUMBAI: For the year 2014, the Football Association and the BBC have signed a new deal allowing Radio 5 live sports extra to broadcast women's foot

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Biz  |  17 Jul 2008

BBC to air shows on Chandigarh based community radio

MUMBAI: BBC World Service announced its tie up with a Chandigarh-based community Vivek 90.4 FM. Available in some radio stations across India, Vivek...

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