The BBC Two presenter says he believes the protest comes from a misunderstanding over a conversation about a Jeremy Paxman doll
The BBC Two presenter has been accused of making 'misogynistic and sexist comments' towards female contestants on the show
Prime Minister ‘put the country's identity up for grabs, and made no case for staying in Europe’, says former Newsnight presenter
We’ve all suffered the humiliation of watching University Challenge and realising that our knowledge of the halogens in the Periodic Table ain’t what it used to be, but the show has a secret that might make you feel better (or just angry at its duplicity).
'The limits of your language are the limits of your world. Paxman’s is becoming increasingly limited, I’m afraid'
Former Newsnight presenter will stalk the EU's corridors of power for Paxman in Brussels, to be shown on BBC1
Here are the answers to this week's quiz...
In March the BBC confirmed they would not be renewing Clarkson's contract on Top Gear
Nearly three-quarters of the British public are either “angry” or “bored” with politicians or politics in general, according to a new survey.
If there's one thing students enjoy more than a few quiet pints, it's flexing their intellectual muscles at the same time.
The comedian lashed out at the prime minster on Alan Carr's chat show
News that Zarin Patel is taking action over criticisms of the way the organisation paid stars emerged after The Independent revealed departing head of human resources, Lucy Adams, is using licence fee money to sue the NUJ
The monstrously successful Jurassic Park series is to be brought back to life (again). Universal Pictures are planning another instalment of dinosaur-based carnage in the fourth sequel, Jurassic World, which will premiere in 2015.
No plot details have been announced at this stage (though the new film will show in 3D), and this blank slate has encouraged us to get in early with a few suggestions for any reading Hollywood executives (you're welcome, Mr Spielberg). Please leave more ideas in the comments - but keep it bitey, and no totally implausible pseudo-science.
Newsnight presenter Jeremy Paxman's new beard continued to trend on Twitter last night as the broadcaster accused the BBC of "pogonophobia" (fear of beards).
The chat show host received a 12 per cent pay rise in wages and associated royalties last year, it has emerged
The titan of University Challenge reckons it’s time the BBC stopped treating audiences like idiots