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LOUIS THEROUX Announces Special Guest for NZ Live Show

Monday, 23 September 2019, 5:02 pm | BBC

As final tickets go on sale, Louis Theroux has announced he will be joined by a very special guest on his show at Auckland’s Civic Theatre on Friday 10 January 2020. Megan Phelps-Roper, a former member of the infamous Westboro Baptist Church, the ... More >>

Blue Planet II Live In Concert in 2020

Friday, 20 September 2019, 9:25 am | BBC

BBC Studios, Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra and Auckland Live are proud to announce Blue Planet II Live in Concert for one special evening in Auckland on Wednesday 22nd July 2020 at Kiri Te Kanawa Theatre , Aotea Centre. Following the incredible success ... More >>

Introducing Jodie Whittaker - The Thirteenth Doctor

Monday, 17 July 2017, 10:59 am | BBC

The BBC today announced to the world that Jodie Whittaker will be the new Doctor Who. More >>

BBC Beer Branding

Friday, 22 July 2016, 12:39 pm | BBC

Auckland 22 July 2016 – The Birkenhead Brewing Company is a small boutique brewing company, based in Birkenhead, Auckland. Our four beer brands are named after our local Kauri forest in our suburb and the three major streets that feed into the centre ... More >>

Innovate 2015 Grand Prize Award Winner Named

Friday, 28 August 2015, 3:36 pm | BBC

Building a business is great – but it’s even better if your success can help others. This year’s Innovate winner is on track to change the lives of thousands. More >>

'The Boy with Tape on his Face' in BBC3 web pilot

Friday, 29 June 2012, 3:59 pm | BBC

BBC Three announces seven new web exclusive comedies produced for Feed My Funny exclusives extend BBC Three’s reputation for breaking new comedy talent on TV, to the web. More >>

Andrew Marr Interview with President Obama

Tuesday, 24 May 2011, 4:21 pm | BBC

ANDREW MARR: Mister President, could I start by going back to that extraordinary moment, a fortnight ago, when you knew that you had got Bin Laden? This was not simply presumably another difficult decision as an American, never mind as President, there ... More >>

Ecuador has announced it is expelling the US ambassador in Q

Wednesday, 6 April 2011, 1:12 pm | BBC

The move follows the release on Monday by the whistle-blowing website Wikileaks of a US diplomatic cable alleging widespread corruption within the Ecuadorean police force. More >>

US unarmed drones track drug gangs in Mexico

Thursday, 17 March 2011, 4:24 pm | BBC

The US has been sending unarmed drones over Mexico since February to gather intelligence on major drug cartels, the Mexican government has confirmed. More >>

Ivory Coast: Anti-Gbagbo protesters killed in Abidjan

Wednesday, 9 March 2011, 11:56 am | BBC

Four people have been shot dead in Ivory Coast's main city, Abidjan, after a march to protest about the killing of seven female demonstrators last week. More >>

Libya protests: Gaddafi's son admits 'mistakes'

Monday, 21 February 2011, 1:38 pm | BBC

Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's son, Sayf al-Islam, has admitted the country's military over-reacted when dealing with protesters. More >>

Tunisia's Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali 'seriously ill'

Friday, 18 February 2011, 2:55 pm | BBC

Former Tunisian President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali is seriously ill in a Saudi hospital, reports say. More >>

Soldiers on trial charged with DR Congo mass rapes

Friday, 11 February 2011, 10:44 am | BBC

Prosecutors say Lt Col Kibibi Mutware and the other soldiers, including three officers, raped at least 35 women. More >>

Egypt's Mubarak refuses to quit

Friday, 11 February 2011, 10:36 am | BBC

Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak has said he will stay in office and transfer all power only after September's presidential election. More >>

NYSE Euronext and Deutsche Boerse in merger talks

Thursday, 10 February 2011, 1:17 pm | BBC

Two of world's leading exchanges, Deutsche Boerse and NYSE Euronext, are in advanced talks about a merger. More >>

Gabrielle Giffords speaks and asks for toast, aide says

Thursday, 10 February 2011, 12:13 pm | BBC

The US congresswoman shot in the head in an Arizona attack has recovered enough to speak, asking for toast for breakfast, an aide has told US media. More >>

Bangladesh girl bled to death after lashing say doctors

Thursday, 10 February 2011, 10:36 am | BBC

A Bangladeshi girl who was publicly whipped for an alleged affair with a married man bled to death, according to a fresh post-mortem examination. More >>

Daniel Boyd pleads guilty to US terrorism charges

Thursday, 10 February 2011, 10:31 am | BBC

A US man has pleaded guilty in a court in the state of North Carolina to plotting terrorist attacks. More >>

BBC News report from Jayapura

Sunday, 14 November 2010, 10:23 am | BBC

The BBC has been granted rare access to West Papua by the Indonesian Government. However, it will come of no suprise that the highly controlled visit was only to Jayapura, and an aide from Jakarta accompanied the BBC crew at all times. More >>

Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games

Friday, 1 October 2010, 9:17 am | BBC

As Delhi hosts the Commonwealth Games, the BBC's international news services will be providing live coverage, reports and analysis of all the sporting action and news during the 11 days of competition. More >>



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