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Losses deepen at GB News as network moves to fend off rival TalkTV
Hiring costs for presenters such as Nigel Farage and Jacob Rees-Mogg balloon while advertisers stay wary of right-leaning channel

Mark Sweney

09, Mar, 2023 @3:03 PM

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GB News broke Ofcom rules with presenter’s Covid vaccine claims
Regulator says Mark Steyn’s use of data to draw misleading conclusions breached content guidelines

Geneva Abdul

06, Mar, 2023 @2:43 PM

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The BBC news channel revamp has been a PR disaster – but it also makes perfect sense | Jane Martinson
The merger of channels is a cost-cutting measure that has provoked derision and anger. But changes needed to happen, says Guardian columnist Jane Martinson

Jane Martinson

06, Mar, 2023 @6:00 AM

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‘Biden’s the most impressive president of my lifetime’: Mehdi Hasan on Fox News, tough questions and post-Trump politics
The progressive journalist praises the bluntness of British colleagues and says the real ‘cancel culture brigade’ is on the right

David Smith in Washington with photographs by Shuran Huang

23, Feb, 2023 @6:00 AM

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UK-based Iranian TV channel moves to US after threats from Tehran
Iran International ‘reluctantly’ shuts London studios due to rising safety concerns for its journalists

Geneva Abdul

18, Feb, 2023 @1:06 PM

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Jewish group and MPs urge GB News to stop indulging conspiracy theories
Fears that antisemitic tropes are being spread after host Neil Oliver discusses plan to impose ‘one-world government’

Peter Walker Political correspondent

08, Feb, 2023 @6:00 AM

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Jane Hill and Ben Brown among anchors axed as BBC merges news channels
Insiders say departure of popular BBC News channel presenters – with Martine Croxall also going – could prompt ageism row

Tara Conlan

02, Feb, 2023 @6:15 PM

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‘God knows how we got on air!’ 40 glorious, disastrous years of breakfast TV
It all started with one man in a velour V-neck. But thanks to the Green Goddess, Roland Rat, Parki and Anne and Nick, British breakfast TV became legendary. Stars recall four decades of early-morning highs, lows and record-breaking snogs

Benjie Goodhart

16, Jan, 2023 @1:03 PM

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Barbara Walters, pioneering US TV news anchor, dies at 93
First female network news anchor in US achieved a celebrity status on par with the rulers, royalty and entertainers she interviewed

Edward Helmore in New York

31, Dec, 2022 @7:21 PM

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Sexy khakis and giant graphics: how US TV pundits spent election night
The midterms brought less drama than expected, but anchors had to fill the airwaves with something

Alaina Demopoulos

09, Nov, 2022 @7:19 AM

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Ofcom criticises BBC reporting of antisemitic attack on party bus
‘Significant editorial failings’ in news coverage of abuse of about 40 Jewish people by group of men in London

Mark Sweney

07, Nov, 2022 @3:04 PM

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‘This is still happening today’: the story of an abused wife accused of murder
A sensitive new docuseries considers the case of Sally McNeil, a woman who killed her violent husband in self-defense

Adrian Horton

02, Nov, 2022 @6:06 AM

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