Russian opponent Alexei Navalny sentenced to serve three and a half years in prison from a suspended sentence in 2014 – BBC News World

Russian opponent Alexei Navalny sentenced to serve three and a

Drafting BBC News World February 2, 2021 Image source, Reuters Caption, Alexei Navalny had been detained in Moscow since mid-January. Russian justice on Tuesday sentenced critical Kremlin opponent Alexei Navalny to a three-and-a-half-year prison sentence for breaching the terms of his probation. This Tuesday’s sanction supposes the reimposition of a conviction for embezzlement that had … Read more

Irrfan Khan, actor in “Slumdog Millionaire” and “La vida de Pi”, dies – BBC News World

Irrfan Khan actor in Slumdog Millionaire and La vida de

Drafting BBC News World April 29, 2020 Image source, Getty Images Caption, Some Bollywood hits that Khan starred in include Lunchbox (2013) and Hindi Medium (2017). The sequel to this, Angrezi Medium, and his latest film, premiered in March. Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan, internationally recognized for his roles in the films “Life of Pi”, Slumdog … Read more

The two hours that saved the life of Russian opponent Alexei Navalny – BBC News World

The two hours that saved the life of Russian opponent

September 4, 2020 Image source, Reuters Caption, The moments that followed the alleged attack on Alexei Navalny were key to his survival. Prominent Russian opponent Alexei Navalny is recovering in a Berlin hospital from what the German government claims was an attempted poisoning with the nerve agent Novichok. Navalny started to feel bad aboardl flight … Read more

“Parasite”: this is how South Koreans live in the semi-basements of Seoul portrayed by the Oscar winner for best picture – BBC News World

Parasite this is how South Koreans live in the semi basements

Drafting BBC News World February 4, 2020 Updated 10 February 2020 Caption, Oh Kee-cheol lives in a semi-basement while saving to buy her own house. “Parasite“, Oscar winner for best picture, tells the story of a poor South Korean family living in a dark little semi-basementO, and a rich family living in a glamorous home … Read more

The 3 white men accused of the murder of a young black man who played sports found guilty in the US – BBC News World

The 3 white men accused of the murder of a

Drafting BBC News World Three hours Image source, Courtesy of the family Caption, Ahmaud Arbery was 25 years old. Guilty of murder and multiple other charges. After two days of deliberation, the jury read the unanimous guilty verdict for the three men accused of killing a young black man who played sports last year in … Read more

Breaking News – BBC One and Amazon Studios Release First-Look Images and Further Casting for Sarah Phelps’ “A Very British Scandal”

Breaking News BBC One and Amazon Studios Release First Look

BBC One and Amazon Studios Release First-Look Images and Further Casting for Sarah Phelps’ “A Very British Scandal” The first-look images have been released for BBC One and Amazon Studios’ A Very British Scandal, from the makers of the award-winning A Very English Scandal, Blueprint Pictures. They feature Claire Foy (The Crown, Wolf Hall) as … Read more

Allyson Felix, the most decorated woman in history on the Olympic track – BBC News World

Allyson Felix the most decorated woman in history on the

Drafting BBC News World August 6, 2021 Updated 7 August 2021 Image source, Getty Images Caption, Felix is ​​the woman who has won the most medals on the track in Olympic history. Allyson Felix is ​​indisputably the Olympic queen of the running track. The American runner became the woman who has won the most Olympic … Read more

The woman who returned with Boko Haram believing that life with the Islamists was better (and how she escaped again) – BBC News World

The woman who returned with Boko Haram believing that life

Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani For the BBC 7 hours Image source, AT Nwaubani In 2017, Aisha Yerima shocked her family when she voluntarily returned to captivity with Boko Haram after being released by the military. Four years later, this 30-year-old woman has escaped and returned to her parents’ home in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state, … Read more

Who is Alexei Navalny, the fierce critic of Putin arrested in Russia 5 months after being poisoned – BBC News World

Who is Alexei Navalny the fierce critic of Putin arrested

Drafting BBC News World January 18, 2021 Image source, Reuters Caption, The leader of the opposition in Russia, Alexei Navalny, was arrested this Sunday when he touched Russian soil. The past few months have been more turbulent than usual for Alexei Navalny, the most ardent critic of Vladimir Putin in Russia. This Sunday, the opponent … Read more

Hot Brit Movies At Cannes? BFI, BBC Films, Film4, British Council To Host ‘Great 8’ Showcase Of New Talent

Hot Brit Movies At Cannes BFI BBC Films Film4 British

EXCLUSIVE: The Cannes Film Festival lineup may be short on Brit movies but for the second year the UK’s three leading financiers, the BFI, BBC Films and Film4, in collaboration with the British Council and the UK government’s ‘Great’ campaign, will be showcasing up-and-coming UK talent with projects in the market. Here, I can reveal … Read more