‘Are political questions fair', Iran football coach confronts reporter

Iran's head coach Carlos Queiroz confronted a BBC journalist after a pre-match press conference dominated by political issues in Iran. The head coach demanded to know why other football managers do not face similar questions on political situations. Iran striker Mehdi Taremi said he is not concerned about any consequences for him or his team-mates after they refused to sing the national anthem before their match against England.
#CarlosQueiroz #BBC #Iran #News #Sports #Football


1 weeks ago

BBC shows how Microsoft HoloLens can transform medical consultations

Medical iSight has collaborated with the BBC to demonstrate how the Microsoft HoloLens 2 can be used to create 3D visualisations of the human body for a new TV programme, Your Body Uncovered. The patient, a consultant and the host all wore mixed reality headsets. This enabled the consultant to better describe the patient’s medical issues while allowing the patient to gain a better understanding of how their body functions.
#MedicaliSight #MicrosoftHoloLens2 #YourBodyUncovered #News #Health #Medicine


1 weeks ago

‘Two-tier’ NHS already developing across the UK after Scotland discuss paying for treatment, experts warn

Institute of Public Policy Research says NHS is facing a two-tier system by stealth. IPPR head Chris Thomas said he was 'nervous' that the NHS was heading for the equivalent of the English education system or a similar structure to dentistry or social care. Comments come following reports by the BBC that NHS leaders in Scotland have discussed creating a 'two-tier' system.
#ChrisThomas #TheIndependent #English #Scotland #News #Health #Healthcare


1 weeks ago

World Cup fans rage as BBC SNUB entire Qatar opening ceremony

Footy fans left stunned by BBC's decision NOT to broadcast the opening ceremony of the World Cup. The Beeb were late in broadcasting live from the Al Bayt Stadium ceremony as they were airing the Women's Super League match between Chelsea and Tottenham - which the Blues won 3-0. The ceremony included an array of immaculately dressed dancers and bright mascots.
#BBCS #WorldCup #Qatar #News #Sports #Football


1 weeks ago

World Cup fans rage as BBC SNUB entire Qatar opening ceremony

Footy fans were left stunned by the BBC's decision NOT to broadcast the opening ceremony of the World Cup. The Beeb were late in broadcasting live from the Al Bayt Stadium ceremony as they were airing the Women's Super League match between Chelsea and Tottenham. The national broadcaster eventually cut to their coverage of the opening match but didn't show the ceremony as it went on in the background. The ceremony included an array of immaculately dressed dancers and bright mascots.
#BBCS #WorldCup #WomensSuperLeague #Qatar #News #Sports #Football


1 weeks ago

Sue Barker's Wimbledon replacement 'revealed' after legendary BBC TV host drops major hint at awards ceremony

Sue Barker bowed out as BBC's lead presenter at Wimbledon this summer. The 66-year-old held the role for 22 years until this summer after joining the Beeb in 1993. Barker made the revelation at an awards ceremony with long-time BBC colleague Clare Balding. The BBC have yet to reveal their tennis team for Wimbledon next summer.
#SueBarker #BBCTV #Wimbledon #News #Sports #Tennis


2 weeks ago

BBC viewers fume at SAS Rogue Heroes disclaimer warning 'Utter garbage'

Episode two kicked off on Sunday night and saw David Stirling (played by Connor Swindells) being taken to hospital after falling out of a plane. Many viewers were put off at the beginning of the episode when a disclaimer assured them the events were based on a true story.
#DavidStirling #BBC #RogueHeroes #News #Entertainment #Tv


3 weeks ago

'Roger Federer wouldn't have had that career if...', says former star

Swiss Radio Television (SRF) would be delighted to have Roger Federer in the role of tennis analyst or commentator. Sue Barker, a legendary Wimbledon presenter, recently held a question and answer session at the Rose Theater in Kingston. The BBC is rumored to be looking for Federer to join its commentary team for Wimbledon 2023.
#RogerFederer #SwissRadioTelevision #Wimbledon #RoseTheater #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

'Roger Federer is just the most amazing person to...', says expert

The former world number 1 hasn't set foot on the pitch in over a year. He played one last double alongside his rival, Rafael Nadal. The 41-year-old was hoping to treat himself to one last ride in 2023. His right knee has sent him clear signals in recent months.
#RogerFederer #BBC #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

CBS developing medical drama about John Watson

CBS’ elementary premiered a few years after the BBC’s Sherlock. It was still an unimpeachable masterstroke of Britishness and not an impenetrable mess of Tumblr-courting gibberish. Both shows managed to find their own versions of success, proving there’s plenty of room in the world for concurrent contemporary Sherlock Holmes-adjacent TV dramas.
#JohnWatson #CBS #Sherlock #British #News #Health #Medicine


2 months ago

Spider spotted on top of Queen Elizabeth II's coffin during her funeral

The critter was spotted atop the queen's coffin written by her eldest son. The image was part of the live broadcast of BBC. Short clips of the moment the spider crawled over the note were shared widely on twitter.
#ElizabethII #BBC #News #Technology #Internet


2 months ago

BBC’s subtitle fiasco amid report on UK's King & Queen leaves internet in splits

The blunder has left the internet in splits with netizens asking the BBC to be careful with its subtitles. The news presenter explained how queen Consort and queen Regina differ.
#Regina #BBC #News #Technology #Internet


2 months ago

How the Royal family used Twitter to tell the world the Queen had died

Tweet stating the long-serving monarch had “died peacefully at Balmoral” was posted by @RoyalFamily at 6.30 p.m. Local time, two minutes ahead of the BBC’s own announcement on the platform. The tweet came alongside a raft of more traditional protocols surrounding the monarch’s death.
#RoyalFamily #News #Entertainment #Music


2 months ago

Emily Blunt stars in first look trailer for BBC's The English

The English stars Emily Blunt as Lady Cornelia Locke. They join forces with Pawnee ex-cavalry scout Eli Whipp. The two protagonists join local sheriff Robert Marshall and widow Martha Myers.
#EmilyBlunt #BBC #English #TheEnglish #News #Entertainment #Movies


3 months ago

BBC's Marriage: Viewers saying the same thing about penultimate episode

Marriage viewers saying the same thing about penultimate episode of BBC drama. Some expressed concern about Jessica's boyfriend Adam. Viewers praised the episode and encouraged others to watch it again. Sean Bean and Nicola Walker play married couple Ian and Emma in new drama. The series follows the ups and downs of Emma and Ian's 27-year marriage.
#Jessica #BBC #News #Entertainment #Tv


3 months ago

Meet Instagram scam queen Caroline Calloway and how she exploited 850,000 followers

Caroline Calloway was a self-confessed Instagram scam queen who exploited her 850,000 followers by making them believe they were her friends. BBC is doing a documentary on her titled My Insta Scammer Friend. The 30-year-old was known as ‘the first Instagram Influencer” to cash in on her fairy-tale life”
#CarolineCalloway #BBC #Instagram #ArtsEntertainment #SensitiveSubjects #News


4 months ago

WTC - Lord's to host next two World Test Championship finals

ICC chair Greg Barclay had indicated in a chat with BBC's Test Match Special that Lord's was favoured mainly because the WTC final is scheduled in June - both in 2023 and 2025 - which falls in the English season. It's June so that rules out a number of other venues and we've got to get certainty around where it's hosted.
#GregBarclay #ICC #English #WorldTestChampionship #SensitiveSubjects


4 months ago

When Benedict Cumberbatch spoke about the moment he KNEW he wanted to take up the Sherlock role

Benedict Cumberbatch has maintained that he would be game to appear in the fifth season of the BBC series Sherlock Holmes. The actor said that at first, he thought the role could be very exposing given how Sherlock is an iconic character. Cumberbatch said that he was beyond thrilled to the response that the series received and that he found it overwhelming.
#BenedictCumberbatch #BBC #SherlockHolmes #ArtsEntertainment #Movies #TVVideo


4 months ago

Happy Birthday Benedict Cumberbatch: DYK Hollywood actor's eyes change colour? Know more facts

British actor Benedict Cumberbatch turns a year older today. Cumberbatch has won hearts with his mesmerising characters on the screen. He has a rare condition called Heterochromia Iridis, which causes his eyes to sometimes appear blue and sometimes green. He was kidnapped once and survived a real-life kidnapping when he filming the BBC mini-series 'To The Ends of the Earth'
#BenedictCumberbatch #BBC #British #ToTheEndsoftheEarth #ArtsEntertainment #Movies #HobbiesLeisure


4 months ago

Emilia Clarke on surviving two brain aneurysms: Remarkable that I'm able to speak

Emilia Clarke survived two brain aneurysms while filming for Game of Thrones. The actress said she is 'missing parts of her brain' in an interview with BBC. She also shared some never-before-seen images of her in the hospital following one of the aneurymysms.
#EmiliaClarke #BBC #GameofThrones #ArtsEntertainment #TVVideo


4 months ago