Jonathan Munro to become BBC News Global Director

Currently Director of Journalism and Deputy CEO of BBC News, Jonathan Munro will take up the post of BBC News Global Director from September.


What do people think of generative AI?

AI raises all manner of complex issues, particularly with its use in news. But it's also something that should be responsibly experimented with, writes the BBC's Peter Archer.

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How the BBC is covering the UK General Election

Combatting disinformation, engaging audiences, and being transparent are just some of pledges from the BBC ahead of the UK General Election. 

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UN confirms investigation into the threats faced by BBC News Persian journalists & families

The UN International Fact-Finding Mission on Iran has today confirmed that its investigation will include the targeting of journalists.


What the BBC is doing to meet the needs of audiences

What the BBC is doing to meet the needs of audiences: BBC Verify, BBC Radio's revamp on spoken audio production and Help with TV Licence.


BBC sets out plans for new TV news channel to launch in 2023

The public broadcaster's planned new TV news channel forms part of its digital-first plan announced earlier this year.

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Millions of Russians turn to BBC News

Figures released by the BBC show millions of Russians are turning to BBC News: their Russian language news website tripled its weekly-average.

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100 Years of the BBC

A century since the world’s first public service broadcaster was created, the BBC is going all-out to mark its anniversary.

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Fran Unsworth to leave BBC

Fran Unsworth, BBC Director of News and Current Affairs and member of the PMA Board, will leave the BBC at the beginning of next year. 

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BBC News announces restructure of its board

The BBC News Board will be restructured to deliver more value for audiences and better reflect the way BBC News will work in future.