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Martha Kearney is a reporter and presenter for Newsnight. She also presents Newsnight Review.

Martha became Newsnights Political Editor in 2000. Prior to this, she spent a year on A Week in Politics on Channel Four before joining the BBC political programme On The Record in 1988. She also worked for On The Record.

Martha has been awarded House Magazine Political Commentator of the Year (voted by MPs and peers) and is chair of this the 2006 Orange Prize for Fiction.

BBC News correspondent Brian Hanrahan has died at the age of 61. Hanrahan, a former diplomatic and foreign correspondent, died after a short battle against cancer. Brian will be best remembered for the line: “I counted them all out and I counted them all back,”…

It’s May 6th and after 4 weeks of Election campaigning Gordon Brown, David Cameron and Nick Clegg will soon find out if they are the next Prime Minister of the United Kingdom…. Or maybe not.. Throughout the next few hours the TV Newsroom will bring…

BBC News reporter Helen Fawkes has died of Cancer. She was first diagnosed with the disease 15 years ago and had over 78 rounds of Chemotherapy. So sad to hear about the death of @helenfawkesUK – brave and inspiring BBC reporter – https://t.co/7plVMuJGvf — Martha…