Labour's Jeremy Corbyn laughs off 'sexy sea dog' tag in call for ... - Jersey Evening Post Appearing on BBC Radio 4's Women's ... daily grind of surviving on low pay, and the pain of cuts that have ... of the suited-and-booted media ... 07/28/2015 - 8:54 am | View Link
Jeremy Corbyn laughs off 'sexy sea dog' comments - Western Morning News Appearing on BBC Radio 4’s ... the daily grind of surviving on low pay, and the pain of cuts that have ... of the suited-and-booted media star ... 07/28/2015 - 8:13 am | View Link
Man City 1-4 Real Madrid - BBC Ronaldo looks on and cuts a ... with a view to signing a pay-as-you ... while Nigeria World Cup star Asisat ... from 08:55 on BBC Two and BBC ... 07/24/2015 - 7:58 am | View Link
Battle for the BBC as government heralds shake-up - Japan Today Culture secretary sets out BBC review - BBC 07/16/2015 - 7:37 am | View Link
Legal challenge over BBC funding deal for over-75s' TV licences The union's general secretary, Michelle Stanistreet, said: "We have already said this was a shabby deal which is not good news for the licence fee payer or the BBC staff. "It places the corporation in a situation where more cuts to jobs and programming are ... 07/22/2015 - 7:45 am | View Link
BBC's gravy train...1st class all the way: 'Feckless' Corporation is pleading poverty in face of cuts... yet wastes millions on luxury travel, celebrity bashes and OVERPAYING ... ‘At the same time, I don’t think the BBC needs to be defensive about popular programmes like EastEnders. I think excellence in one kind of broadcasting transfers into another.’ Monty Python star Michael Palin was also a signatory to the lette 07/18/2015 - 10:49 pm | View Link
Battle for the BBC as government heralds shake-up London (AFP) - Britain's government opened the door to a major shake-up of the BBC Thursday, promising to help it thrive in the digital age despite warnings from stars including James Bond star Daniel Craig against cuts. The broadcaster -- nicknamed ... 07/16/2015 - 3:11 am | View Link
BBC Braced For Government's Cuts Announcement It is expected to include plans to reduce the amount of light entertainment the BBC produces, alternatives to the licence fee to pay ... from cuts. Louis Tomlinson's representatives have refused to comment on a report that the One Direction star is going ... 07/15/2015 - 8:05 pm | View Link
Citizen Khan's Adil Ray in BBC protection plea Birmingham’s Citizen Khan star Adil Ray is among the celebrities to have signed an open letter to the Prime Minister demanding he protects the BBC from cuts. James Bond actor ... funding – “Because we all pay, we all pay less” – and political ... 07/15/2015 - 5:27 am | View Link
Sex Pistols star Johnny Rotten warning about Jimmy Savile ... 21st Century Wire According to a rare audio clip just released (see video below), John Lydon, aka Johnny Rotten, then of Sex Pistols and PIL fame, conducted an ... 07/27/2015 - 3:54 pm | View Website
BBC The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the public-service broadcaster of the United Kingdom, headquartered at Broadcasting House in London. It is the world's ... 07/27/2015 - 5:09 am | View Website
BBC News Feed: Migrants 'surge' and social care cuts With no single story dominating the day's news, several papers return to the oft-reported topic of migration. Quoting official figures, the Times says some ... 06/3/2015 - 6:59 pm | View Website
Gary Lineker 'to front' BT Sport's Champions League ... Gary Lineker has taken a pay cut to front BT Sport's Champions League coverage from next season, according to reports. 06/3/2015 - 5:02 am | View Website
Gary Lineker 'to front BT Sport's Champions League ... Gary Lineker will reportedly sign a new non-exclusive contract with the BBC, after agreeing terms allowing him to front BT Sport's Champions League coverage. 06/2/2015 - 6:10 pm | View Website
Actor Rachel McAdams is in the running to play the female lead in Marvel’s Doctor Strange.
In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, the True Detective star confirmed that she is considering the role in the upcoming film, which is set to star Benedict Cumberbatch.
McAdams, however, told the Times that her considerations for the role are “still super-early days, and I don’t know where that’s gonna go, if it’s gonna go anywhere at all.”
Deadline reports Tilda Swinton and Chiwetel Ejiofor are also slated to star in the film, which will be released in Nov.
BAGHDAD — In the steamy Baghdad night, sweat poured down the faces of the Iraqi teens as they marched around a school courtyard, training for battle against the Islamic State group.
This is summer camp in Iraq, set up by the country’s largest paramilitary force after Iraq’s top Shiite cleric issued an edict calling on students as young as middle-school age to use their summer vacations to prepare to fight the Sunni extremists.
Dressed in military fatigues, 15-year-old Asam Riad was among the dozens of youths doing high-knee marches, his chest puffed out to try to appear as tall as the older cadets.
“We’ve been called to defend the nation,” the scrawny boy asserted, his voice cracking as he vowed to join the Popular Mobilization Forces, the government-sanctioned umbrella group of mostly Shiite militias.
“I am not scared because my brothers are fighting alongside me.”
With dozens of such camps around the country, hundreds of students have gone through the training though it is impossible to say how many went on to fight the Sunni extremists since those who do so go independently.
This summer, The Associated Press saw over a dozen armed boys on the front line in western Anbar province, including some as young as 10.
A quick Google search of “LinkedIn email” provides a glimpse at how users of the professional social network feel about its presence in their inboxes. The first page of search results includes “How to Stop Annoying LinkedIn Emails,” “Turn Off Annoying LinkedIn Emails,” “How to Disable all of LinkedIn Emails,” and even “Judge Allows Lawsuit Over LinkedIn Emails to Progress.”
LinkedIn is listening.
SALT LAKE CITY — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons has finally come to the heart of Mormonlandia, starting a sold-out, two-week run Tuesday at a Salt Lake City theater two blocks from the church’s flagship temple and headquarters.
The Tony Award-winning “The Book of Mormon” has earned rave reviews while appalling some with its crudeness.
And as the countdown to the start of school ticked down to 15 days, JCPS gave the board an update on its first day of school plans and brought forth a memorandum of agreement with the teamsters union to give bus drivers on “challenging” bus routes an
TEHRAN, Iran — The lawyer of detained Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian said Tuesday her client should be freed in the wake of the nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, Iranian media reported.
Both the semi-official Fars and Tasnim news agencies quoted Rezaian’s defense lawyer, Leila Ahsan, as saying Iran’s new penal code also meant the Iranian-American journalist should be freed.