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Spiritual ‘Guru’ raised in Indian ashram, convicted of rape, sexual assault


July 27th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): A spiritual 'Guru' Michael Lyons, alias Mohan Singh, who claims to have been raised in an Indian ashram, has been convicted of rape and sexual assault by the ... Read more...

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Cult leader jailed for rape, claims he was raised in India


July 27th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) A cult leader, who claims to have been raised in an Indian ashram and goes by the name of Mohan Singh, has been jailed after being found guilty ... Read more...

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Selina Scott accuses BBC of ‘blatant and malign’ sexism against older women


July 14th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14(ANI): Former 'Golden Girl' of the BBC, Selina Scott, has prepared a dossier accusing the corporation of "blatant and malign" sexism and ageism against older women.Scott has sent the report ... Read more...

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Self-styled guru accused of raping seven women in UK


April 9th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 9(ANI): A self-styled guru, Michael Lyons, who claims to have worked with the Dalai Lama, raped seven women in UK after seducing them with his luxurious lifestyle over a ten-year ... Read more...

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Shilpa Shetty ,Amir Khan, Meera Syal, line up to save BBC Asian Network


March 6th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 6 (ANI): More than 100 prominent British Asians including Meera Syal, as well as Bollywood stars Shilpa Shetty and Amir Khan have called for the BBC to change its ... Read more...

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Unions accuse BBC cuts to be ‘politically motivated’


March 3rd, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 3 (ANI): Following the confirmation of BBC's proposal to axe two radio stations, including the Asian Network, unions have accused director general Mark Thompson of having political motives behind announcing ... Read more...

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Jonathan Ross escapes further retribution for Andrew Sachs scandal


November 22nd, 2008 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): English radio and television presenter Jonathan Ross would not be doled out any further punishment for the Andrew Sachs obscene phone calls scandal, the BBC Trust ruled ... Read more...

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Jonathan Ross Sachs scandal ordeal still far from over


November 19th, 2008 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): English radio and television presenter Jonathan Ross is still not out of the woods, as a BBC boss has revealed that he could still be sacked over ... Read more...

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BBC local news website plans could kill off regional newspapers


November 13th, 2008 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 13 (ANI): The BBCs plan to expand its local news coverage online could kill off regional newspapers, shadow Culture Secretary of Britain has warned the corporations governing body.In ... Read more...

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BBC told to cut down on fat cats hefty pay packages


November 2nd, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London , Nov 2 (ANI): The British government is learnt to have urged the BBC to end the culture of fat cat pay for top presenters, else it would risk a ... Read more...

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