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Generous tributes to a real national treasure

James Alexander Gordon died in plenty of time - if that doesn't sound callous - for me to have included a tribute to him in last week's Gray Matter.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

BBC News

Assad and the US: New BFFs?

This week, US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey discussed the need to defeat IS The murder of US journalist James Foley has gruesomely illustrated just how dangerous the Islamic State has become.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Terrorism

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Independent

Radio 1 to hire 'YouTube-famous' vloggers to broadcast online

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Daily Mail

Wossy's got a new ride! Jonathan Ross splashes out on three-wheeled ...

Wossy's got a new ride! Jonathan Ross splashes out on three-wheeled scooter as he celebrates return to radio hosting gig And Jonathan Ross, 53, appeared to be in a celebratory mood after sharing the news, as he splashed out on a brand new Piaggio MP3 scooter.

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Related Topix: Piaggio Scooter, Piaggio MP3, Scooters, BBC, Vocal, Comedy, Fawlty Towers, Entertainment, Television

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Big Apple

British Bullshit Corporation

Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Rhondda Cynon Taff County, Wales, Cardiff County, Wales, Vale of Glamorgan County, Wales, Newport City County, Wales

Jewish Chronicle

From outraged to outrageous: protest spills over into hatred

Tens of thousands of demonstrators marched through central London as the backlash against Israel's military action in Gaza continued to be felt on the streets of Britain this week.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Big Apple

British Brainwashing Corporation

Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Rhondda Cynon Taff County, Wales, Cardiff County, Wales, Vale of Glamorgan County, Wales, Newport City County, Wales

Mail on Sunday

Secret files about BBC reporters' communist ties shredded after...

Four new Robin Williams movies set for release following his tragic death but mooted Mrs Doubtfire sequel is now unlikely to go-ahead 'We are humans like you... Why shouldn't we see Jumanji?': Bizarre Twitter outburst by ISIS fighters who reveal their love of Robin Williams' blockbuster hit Secret files about BBC reporters vetted for their links to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Jumanji, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Mrs. Doubtfire, Adventure, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Journalism

Russia Taday

Public support for Palestine is growing, but mainstream media fail to reflect this

Thousands of people marched from the BBC headquarters in London, at Broadcasting House to Hyde Park, on Saturday, August 9. Once again, as with the other recent demonstrations in solidarity with the Palestinians, the media has failed in reporting the numbers accurately.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, South Africa, Africa, Opinion

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Gaza crisis: Thousands join marches across the UK branding Israeli offensive a 'massacre'

People marched through London, Manchester and Edinburgh against the situation in Gaza but many said they had felt too intimidated to protest Thousands of people have taken to the streets of cities across the UK to protest at the bombing of Gaza, branding the Israeli offensive a "massacre".

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Europe, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England

Russia Taday

#GazaDayofRage: Tens of thousands take to streets worldwide in support of Palestinians

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators listen to speeches holding placards and waving Palestinian flags at a mass rally in support of the embattled Gaza Strip in London on August 9, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England

Thu Aug 07, 2014

China Daily

Documentary on Terracotta Warriors wins British award

Terracotta Warriors are seen exhibited at the No.1 Pit of the Museum of the Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses of Qin Shihuang in Xi'an city, Shaanxi province.

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Related Topix: Archaeology, Science, Anthropology

Deadline

In Turnabout From 2009, BBC, Sky Agree To Air Gaza Relief Appeal

In 2009, the BBC refused to air a national appeal for humanitarian aid in Gaza, in the process drawing some 40,000 complaints - and about 2,000 protesters outside Broadcasting House in London.

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BBC News

BBC to broadcast DEC Gaza appeal

The BBC, along with other UK public service broadcasters, has agreed to air an emergency appeal for people affected by the conflict in Gaza.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Journey's End, Peter Pan and More Set for Watermill Theatre's Autumn/Winter 2014 Season

The Watermill is delighted to announce its Autumn/Winter 2014 Season, with highlights including the World Premiere of But First This, A Musical Homage to Radio 4 written by Radio 4 newsreader Kathy Clugston, a new 75-minute three-man adaptation of Hamlet, and a Christmas production of Peter Pan with original music by Simon Slater .

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Newsday

Arrest after man found dead at house

The man, believed to be in his 30s, has not been named by police, but was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Right Wing News

BBC Upsets Muslim Staff By Roasting a Hog..Right Under the Windows of Arabic TV Service

The British Broadcasting Corporation has angered Muslim staff by hosting a hog roast to celebrate the Commonwealth Games beneath the windows of its Arabic TV service.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Pork, Meat

Sun Aug 03, 2014

BBC News

BBC Ni celebrates 90th birthday

It was the decade when the conversation jumped from the printed page to the airwaves and the year when pioneering broadcasting experiments created a new vocabulary.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, Down County, Northern Ireland, Belfast County, Northern Ireland

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Islamic State fighters seized control of IraqA s biggest dam, an oilfield and three more towns on Sunday after inflicting their first major defeat on Kurdish forces since sweeping through the region in June.

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Free Republic

BBC ‘angers Muslim staff’ by hosting hog roast...

Remember the principle: in Muslim countries, non-Muslims must conform their behavior to Muslim sensibilities.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Pork, Meat, Holidays, Ramadan, Fasting, Health

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