BBC investigates six journalists from Arabic service over social media posts

Sun, 15 Oct 2023 - 06:06 GMT

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is looking into what some of its Arabic service journalists write on social media on the Gaza crisis.

Ahmed Malek participates in BBC’s 'BOILING POINT'

Mon, 30 Jan 2023 - 06:05 GMT

Ahmed Malek participates in BBC’s 'BOILING POINT'

Egypt’s Opera House hosts renowned pianist Moushira Issa on Dec. 10

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 01:22 GMT

Issa was chosen among the 100 most influential global figures by the BBC Arabic Network in 2019.

UK parliamentary group criticizes BBC coverage of January uprisings anniversary

Sat, 20 Feb 2021 - 06:41 GMT

Head of the UK Parliament's All-Party Parliamentary Group on Egypt Jonathan Lord criticized BBC's coverage of the 10th anniversary of January uprisings.

UK broadcaster Nicholas Parsons, host of 'Just a Minute,' dies aged 96

Wed, 29 Jan 2020 - 02:45 GMT

British broadcaster Nicholas Parsons, who hosted BBC radio 4's "Just A Minute" game show for more than 50 years, has died at the age of 96 after a short illness, his agent said on Tuesday.

Media Regulation Council says BBC holds hostile approach toward Egypt

Mon, 13 Jan 2020 - 12:41 GMT

The Supreme Council for Media Regulation complained that the Council could observe, through its specialized committees, a repetition of serious professional mistakes by the BBC, with regard to covering the Egyptian issues, saying that theses systematic mi

Egypt’s State Information Service slams BBC over ‘politicized and misleading’ article

Sun, 24 Mar 2019 - 02:30 GMT

The State Information Service (SIS) criticized Sunday the British Broadcasting Cooperation (BBC) for what it described as “politicized and misleading article carries several professional flaws.”

Lawyer calls for closure of BBC office in Egypt

Sun, 24 Mar 2019 - 11:53 GMT

Sabry explained in his lawsuit that the BBC has incited against the Egyptian state for more than 73 years.

Egypt’s SCMR criticizes BBC reporting after hosting terror-list member

Sat, 23 Mar 2019 - 01:49 GMT

The channel has made a huge mistake, said Egypt’s Supreme Council for Media Regulation.

BBC criticized for ‘inaccurate’, ‘unprofessional’ report about Japan

Fri, 14 Dec 2018 - 08:28 GMT

Japan in Arabic, an initiative to introduce Japan and its culture to the Arab readers has sharply criticized BBC

Salah named BBC African Player of the year for 2nd time

Fri, 14 Dec 2018 - 06:19 GMT

Liverpool's Egyptian winger, Mohamed Salah, has been named the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2018, Friday December 14.

Artist Charlotte Prodger wins Britain's Turner Prize with video shot on phone

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 - 08:31 GMT

Glasgow-based artist Charlotte Prodger won the 2018 Turner Prize on Tuesday.

Singer Cliff Richard wins BBC privacy case, sparking media alarm

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 - 09:01 GMT

Veteran British pop star Cliff Richard won a privacy case against the BBC on Wednesday after it broadcast live on television a police raid on his home.

#Sisi_is_my_leader still tops trends, MB trolls hashtag exposed

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 - 11:44 GMT

The hashtag has been gaining popularity among Twitter users since it was initiated around seven days ago.

Families of terrorism victims in Egypt legally sue Emir Tamim

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 - 01:27 GMT

Families of Egyptian victims of terrorist attacks filed a lawsuit against Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad, demanding a compensation of $150 million

Matt Le Blanc to step down as BBC 'Top Gear' host

Sat, 02 Jun 2018 - 09:00 GMT

Matt Le Blanc to step down as BBC 'Top Gear' host.

Learning from the BBC iPlayer model

Tue, 29 May 2018 - 08:00 GMT

It may be time for media businesses to start turning to iPlayer as a success model of survival.

Foreign media coverage of election 'positive, objective': SIS

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 - 03:10 GMT

Foreign media such as CNN and BBC have published positive reports about the presidential election.

Hearing on closing BBC office in Cairo set for April

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 - 09:01 GMT

BBC is is in hot water with the Egyptian state after a controversial news report on torturing of opposition members by Egyptian police.

MB's scheme to disfigure upcoming election revealed

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 - 10:47 GMT

The Muslim Brotherhood has started spreading rumors and lies about the upcoming presidential election.