To douse the spread of misinformation during the COVID-19 crisis, BBC's fact-checking team Reality Check has also been shooting down unfounded claims

exchange4media Staff Mar 24, 2020 3:40 PM


The CEO of BBC Global News talks about the rise in viewership during Pulwama terror attack and subsequent events, general elections coverage plan, fake news and more

Moumita Bhattacharjee Mar 25, 2019 8:37 AM

BBC bets big on Indian regional space...in conversation with Jim Egan, CEO, BBC Global News?blur=25

BBC World is currently building its largest global facility in India outside the UK. On a brief visit to India, Jim Egan, CEO, BBC Global News spoke about betting big on the Indian market and foraying into new regional languages

Ruhail Amin May 26, 2017 7:52 AM

BBC.com recorded 98 million unique browsers each month in 2016?blur=25

Record-breaking year in India, worldwide for the site which was viewed 15 billion times; 2017 plans include investment in online video

exchange4media Staff Feb 8, 2017 4:53 PM

Guest Column: What is happening to Western democracy, and is it all the media's fault? - Jim Egan, BBC Global News?blur=25

Against this background of post-truth politics, fake facts and filter bubbles, the value of reliable, non-partisan sources of news to audiences is rising, writes Jim Egan, CEO, BBC Global News

Jim Egan Jan 3, 2017 8:28 AM

We will always be considered outsiders, that is a reality which we have to accept:Jim Egan, CEO, BBC Global News?blur=25

Jim Egan, CEO, BBC World News has been associated with the channel for almost a decade and in an interview with exchange4media he speaks about the key focus areas for BBC in India, news on radio, Indian news channels that he takes seriously and more

Abid Hasan Mar 29, 2016 8:35 AM

FICCI 2015: Building a transformative roadmap for the future of Indian broadcasting industry ?blur=25

BBC’s Jim Egan, Viacom18’s Sudhanshu Vats, Star’s Sanjay Gupta, Discovery’s Rahul Johri, Tata Sky’s Harit Nagpal, SitiCable’s VD Wadhwa, MIB Add Secy JS Mathur and TRAI’s SK Gupta deliberate on the framework, policies and regulation for the broadcast industry at FICCI Frames 2015

Collin Furtado Mar 26, 2015 8:39 AM

Vivid: What India can learn from the BBC??blur=25

exchange4media's Annurag Batra compares the BBC & Indian news channels in the background of the polls and calls for Indian media to be credible, subtle, informative, yet authentic, with an ear to the ground, closer to reality

Annurag Batra May 12, 2014 7:59 AM

BBC Global News ropes in Naveen Jhunjhunwala as COO?blur=25

Jhunjhunwala will take up his position in Delhi on May 1. He replaces Preet Dhupar, who quit the BBC this month after a stint of 14 years He moves from Turner International India

exchange4media Staff Apr 23, 2014 4:29 PM

"Some TV news channels still resent the internet for wrecking their biz model"?blur=25

For a while, TV news channels have regarded the internet with some suspicion, thinking 'is this going to put me out of business', says Jim Egan, CEO, BBC Global News

Priyanka Mehra Nov 30, 2013 8:41 AM

TV advertising remains a powerful medium: Jim Egan?blur=25

“Our efforts with regions with a localised approach and tailored content should help us tap the market further,” says BBC Global News’ COO

exchange4media Staff Mar 2, 2013 8:49 PM

BBC elevates Preet Dhupar as COO, India operations?blur=25

Prior to this, Dhupar was Director of Finance & Operations. In her new role, she will determine the BBC’s commercial priorities for news across India

exchange4media Staff Feb 7, 2013 7:05 PM

BBC World News revamps operations?blur=25

In order to enhance its entire news structure, BBC World News is launching new studios, programmes & presenters from January 14, 2013

exchange4media Staff Jan 9, 2013 6:51 PM

BBC World News leads English news channel in India: Ipsos PAX Survey?blur=25

BBC World News is the No. 1 news channel among India’s top executives, BDMs, investors, travelers and also among tech-savvy young Indians

exchange4media Staff Oct 15, 2012 7:36 PM