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BBC News presenter George Alagiah has revealed his cancer has returned – just two years after he finished treatment for bowel cancer. “Always knew cancer could come back but still tough dealing with disappointment. Harder for my family,” said George…. Read more

BBC News presenter George Alagiah has been diagnosed with bowel cancer. In a statement released today, the BBC said “George will be off air for a while as he undergoes treatment. “He is grateful for all the good wishes he… Read more

George Alagiah is to become the sole presenter of the BBC’s Six O’Clock News following the departure of Natasha Kaplinsky. Kaplinsky, left the BBC to join Five News in a deal believed to be worth £1m a year. Alagiah, who… Read more

One of the BBC’s most respected and well-known presenters George Alagiah is to present a new programme for BBC World. NewsHour, which launches in June, will be broadcast each weekday during peak times in the key markets around the world,… Read more

George Alagiah currently presents the Six O’clock News Before going into the studio, George was one of the BBC’s leading foreign correspondents, reporting on events ranging from the genocide in Rwanda, the plight of the marsh Arabs in southern Iraq… Read more