BBC journalist faces five years jail for Thailand reporting

2017-02-23 18:45

A British journalist with the BBC faces up to five years in a Thai jail after a lawyer brought a criminal defamation case against him over an investigation into fraud on a popular tourist island.

Everything you need to know about the new season of Top Gear

2017-02-20 14:11

Top Gear returns for season 24 in March on BBC Brit (DStv 120).

Carrim: BBC, PPF don't speak for ANC on FIC Bill

2017-02-01 12:27

The Black Business Council and Progressive Professionals Forum are comrades but not structures of the ruling party, says Yunis Carrim, chair of Parliament’s finance committee.

And on that bombshell! Grand Tour most pirated show in history

2016-12-12 11:22

Jeremy Clarkson's new motoring show, The Grand Tour, is the most illegally downloaded TV show according to data captured by an analyst company on the piracy market.

Thailand activist arrested for Facebook 'share' about new king

2016-12-03 14:30

Thai police have arrested a student pro-democracy activist for sharing a story about the country's new king that was posted on Facebook by the Thai-language service of the BBC.

We talk tarts and hats with SA Bake Off's Jason

2016-11-03 12:12

Jason Miller's tarts failed to win over the judges on The Great SA Bake Off making him the third contestant to leave the tent.

BBC showcases its must-see summer line-up

2016-10-05 18:00

We went to #BBCWUpfront to find out what new and returning shows will be on TV this summer.

BBC loses The Great British Bake Off

2016-09-13 12:15

The company that makes The Great British Bake Off has confirmed they have failed to reach an agreement with BBC.

A quick Q&A with Unforgotten actor Trevor Eve

2016-07-19 21:00

Unforgotten, a brand new, six-part crime series debuts exclusively on BBC First. Trevor Eve sat down for a quick Q&A about his character.

SA readers respond to Top Gear: fans increasingly frustrated

2016-06-17 14:36

'The comedic timing is a little off', 'unlike... thumbs down... torture'... South Africans are growing increasingly frustrated with the new Top Gear and its hosts.


BBC back to the depths with Blue Planet II

2017-02-20 18:00

The BBC is following up Planet Earth II with a second season of Blue Planet, with Sir David Attenborough as narrator.

We get the inside story on the making of Planet Earth II

2017-02-02 05:01

In a first of its kind Planet Earth II takes us into a new habitat of wild animals – the city. We get the inside story from producer Dr Fredi Devas.

10 mindblowing facts about Planet Earth II

2017-01-25 14:05

Planet Earth II returns 10 years after the first hit series. Here are 10 mindblowing facts about the new season.

We chat to Bake Off top 3 before the grand finale

2016-12-08 17:01

In just a few days the winner of the second season of The Great South Africa Bake Off will be announced. We had a chat with the three finalists.

This South African is heating up the dance floor in Britain

2016-11-16 10:19

South African dancer Oti Mabuse is all the rage on the latest season of BBC's Strictly Come Dancing currently showing in Britain.

'Stop lying' - Wits student disrupts BBC interview

2016-10-26 17:52

A Wits University student has disrupted a BBC interview demanding that another student, who was being interviewed at the time, "stop lying".

UK quiz show champion arrested on suspicion of murder

2016-09-22 16:35

A quiz-show champion who has appeared on the long-running BBC show Eggheads has been arrested on suspicion of committing murder in the Netherlands.

Nature series worth the hunt and the binge

2016-09-13 10:56

As gripping as a drama series and packed full of firsts, the hugely expensive BBC wildlife series The Hunt originally premiered on DStv in January.

Special Forces drill sergeant gives us the inside scoop

2016-06-27 13:03

29 super fit men and women take on the ultimate challenge in the new action packed series on BBC Brit, Special Forces Hell Week.

Top Gear presenter: I love SA's open-mindedness

2016-06-01 14:21

New Top Gear presenter Chris Harris gives us the scoop on what to expect from the brand new season.

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