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BBC chief defends handling of Savile scandal

Oct 24, 2012 - 10:36 AM

The BBC s George Entwistle denied that pressure from BBC top brass had forced flagship current affairs television show Newsnight to shelve its Savile investigation late last year

Director-General of the BBC, George Entwistle (C), speaks to the media after attending a Commons culture committee in central London on October 23, 2012. AFP PHOTO / CARL COURT

British PM criticizes BBC over Savile scandal

Oct 23, 2012 - 11:40 AM

British Prime Minister David Cameron accused the BBC of changing its story about Jimmy Savile as an editor who dropped an investigation into sex abuse claims against the late star stepped aside

Image courtesy of the BBC.

Filipino caregiver in UK jailed for abuse

Apr 24, 2012 - 12:10 PM

Jonathan Aquino 30 was arrested and sentenced to 18 months in prison last April 13 after he was found guilty of abusing an 81 year old ward in a London care home; incident shown on the BBC show Panorama Monday