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BBC sells three formats ahead of Mipcom 2017

UK pubcaster the BBC’s commercial arm BBC Worldwide has sold a raft of new formats ahead of this month’s entertainment content market Mipcom 2017 in France.

India set to become media capital of the world: Arnab Goswami

India with the help of advanced technology, editorial sophistication and big global channels is on the verge of becoming the media capital of the world before the year 2020 and will take on BBC, CNN and other global channels, said Arnab Goswami.

BBC serves its most streamed Wimbledon

The most popular match was Rafa Nadal and Gilles Muller’s 66-game epic with 1.4 million requests.

BBC’s ‘Doctor Who’ to be played by a woman for the first time

BBC has announced that for the first time the title role of its iconic show ‘Doctor Who’ will be played by a woman, Jodie Whittaker

BBC announces biggest investment in children’s content and services for a generation

BBC has announced its biggest investment in children’s services in a generation. It is an additional £34 million across the three years to 2019/20, over and above existing budgets.

BBC Two commissions docu series ‘Great Indian Railway Journeys’

BBC Two has commissioned ‘Great Indian Railway Journeys’, a new series from Boundless, part of FremantleMedia UK. This follows ‘Great British Railway Journeys’, ‘Great Continental Railway Journeys’ and ‘Great American Railroad Journeys’, all presented by Michael Portillo.

BBC unveils plans for factual content; to look at India’s Partition

BBC’s factual controller Alison Kirkham has set out a future for factual content on the BBC across its channels. One of the focus areas will be India’s partition. Another show will visit Udaipur.

Filming starts on new psychological thriller ‘Requiem’ for Netflix, BBC One

Filming has commenced in Newport, Wales on a psychological thriller series ‘Requiem’ for Netflix and BBC, created and written by Kris Mrksa and directed by Mahalia Belo.

BBC to add online news service in Serbian

BBC will extend its expansion of the World Service by providing a digital-only service in Serbian.

ZEEL working on a comprehensive OTT strategy

ZEEL is working on a comprehensive strategy for its OTT biz comprising dittoTV and OZEE. New strategy will be rolled out in 2nd half of 2017.