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BBC wanted a woman for Top Gear

The BBC tried to force Top Gear to take on a woman presenter shortly before the all-male relaunch that eventually made it a global hit.

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Old Top Gear trio in mystery meeting

A meeting between Clarkson, May and Hammond has fuelled speculation about the trio's future plans.

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James May not returning to Top Gear

Captain Slow has now practically confirmed that he will not be going back to Top Gear without Clarkson.

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NBC anchor apologises for false report
February 5 2015 at 12:30

Brian Williams lied about being on a helicopter hit by rocket fire during the 2003 invasion of Iraq.

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Youth broadcaster eyes new licence
February 4 2015 at 15:10

Radio station YFM has raised the chance of getting a national licence and with that a huge increase in listenership with currently just over 1.3m listeners a week.

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VIDEO: Bondage for Breakfast
February 4 2015 at 14:11

An ITV morning show's segment inspired by Fifty Shades of Grey causes an outcry among viewers in the UK.

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Simba Mhere: gone too soon
February 4 2015 at 12:38

The tributes keep pouring in for Top Billing's Simba Mhere after his death in a car accident in Joburg.

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Oprah to OWN it
February 4 2015 at 11:50

Oprah Winfrey (pictured) and the director of the Oscar-nominated Selma are creating a drama series for Winfrey’s TV channel.

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Lindsay Lohan sues Fox News
February 3 2015 at 12:35

LiLo and mom seeking compensation and punitive damages over remarks about them doing cocaine together.

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Idols season 11 hopefuls feel the heat
February 2 2015 at 15:42

"Contestants are warned: from now on, a good voice alone isn't enough," says Idols SA's new judge Somizi.

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Kisses, action, zombies cost broadcaster
February 2 2015 at 16:21

Multichoice has been fined R40 000 for airing two promotions deemed unsuitable for children.

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Katy, Lenny, Missy Roar into Super Bowl
February 2 2015 at 15:15

[VIDEO] Katy Perry rides atop a giant tiger then rocks out with Lenny Kravitz and rapper Missy Elliott.

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Faith and fame: life with the Tankards
February 2 2015 at 14:17

The Christian world has followed the reality TV trend. So far Mary Mary, Deitrick Haddon and now Ben Tankard have jumped on the bandwagon.

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