"The plans we're setting out today go further and are more important steps in modernising the BBC and making it fairer", he said.
"Through the year, we will continue to make changes to our on-air line-ups at a faster rate", it said. Those are big, bold commitments I'm really serious about.
"That said, when I was starting out at the BBC ..."
What else did the report find?
That can only be achieved when women and men have equal pay - without having to wait for others to help them out.
The pay issue has led to freaky situations on BBC radio and TV, with some people whose own pay packages were part of the debate presenting news programs covering the topic.
"Many people would say she does a job of equal value, working on many different outlets for the and covering a wide range of sports".
The BBC plans to close the gender pay gap among its presenters and have women in half of its on-air roles by 2020, after a pay review found a 6.8% pay gap.
Only 12 of the 42 journalists listed were women.
The Financial Times reports that health groups suffered due to Amazon's plans to enter the United States healthcare industry by teaming up with Berkshire Hathaway and JP Morgan Chase, and the Daily Express says a Whitehall leak claiming Britain will be worse off outside the European Union was slapped down by a minister as a "plot to wreck Brexit".
Putin, Netanyahu discuss Middle East
Israel's Permanent Ambassador to the United Nations, Danny Danon, said there are 82,000 fighters under Iran's authority in Syria. Tel Aviv firmly opposes such actions and will act on its own if the global community won't handle the issue, he warned Putin.
Reasons to Buy the Apple HomePod & 4 Reasons Not To
An update coming later this year will let you link two HomePods together for stereo sound, much like competitor speakers . The report said the iPhone maker's focus here is on music and sound quality, rather than the speaker's intelligence.
However, it is understood the will now consult staff about the report's recommendations before deciding whether to adopt them.
Nearly 150 women at the BBC have written to the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee ahead of a hearing on Wednesday, claiming they had received "veiled threats" when they tried to raise the subject of equal pay.
Jane Garvey, presenter and member of Women, told Radio 4's The World At One she was sceptical about the findings of the PwC report - namely that there was no gender bias around pay decisions.
When questioned by Newman if he believed that gender equality was a myth, Peterson said only if she meant "in terms of outcomes".
"When I asked for it to be corrected the line manager told me "the BBC doesn't do equal pay" and that in raising the issue I was being "aggressive". Some of them as it happens are men and I'm sorry to them too. "I think I am paid properly for what I do and I'll just leave it at that".
"(With entertainment), in my experience, people do work for less at the in the entertainment world than they could get from ITV or C4 or Sky or somewhere else". "The law actually says that you don't take money away from men, you bring the women's pay up".
TV presenter Julia Bradbury has criticised the decision to give pay cuts to some high-profile male BBC stars, saying it is not the answer to controversy over equal pay.
Among those receiving pay cuts are the presenters Jeremy Vine, Huw Edwards and John Humphrys. In October, its cumbersome bureaucratic 10-level staff pay grading system was found to be shot full of holes and a 9.6% average gap between men and women's earnings was exposed.
The figure covered all staff, on and off air, and was put down to the fact there are more men in senior jobs.
His remarks, however, had no impact on the PDP, which is finding itself increasingly isolated on the issue of rights abuse. He was shifted to Sher e Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences in Srinagar where he succumbed at 3 am on Wednesday.
Ingvar Kamprad began the flatpack firm on his parent's farm in 1943 and only stepped down from the board in 2013, 70 years later. The Swedish founder of the IKEA furniture chain, Ingvar Kamprad , has died at the age of 91, the company has announced.
The Thunder shooting guard was in the middle of both All-Defensive Team and Defensive Player of the Year discussions. In 39 games this season, all starts, Roberson is averaging 5.0 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.2 assists.
NASA did not comment on the leaked budget proposal but said that the partnership between NASA and the ISS continues. In 2014, NASA pledged to keep the ISS open, thanks to the Obama Administration extending funding through 2014.
And for Pelicans' Center DeMarcus Cousins , news just broke that he may have suffered one of the worst sports injuries of all. Cousins suffered the injury during the Pelicans' 115-113 victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday (Saturday AEDT).
Prosecutors have said they can't pursue a criminal case against Nelly because the woman decided not to cooperate with authorities. Nelly's countersuit comes after Greene's amended complaint claimed the rapper sexually assaulted two other women in England .
They confirmed the Homicide Squad will launch a critical incident investigation to examine all circumstances around the incident. Pedro Casemiro was walking to the gym across the road from the hotel when he heard police cars rush past with their sirens.
But they've rejected narrowly focused legislation on the topic, arguing that more comprehensive immigration legislation is needed. President Trump later tweeted that "Senator Dick Durbin totally misrepresented what was said at the DACA meeting".
The 4G variant of the legendary Nokia 3310 was unveiled by HMD , in collaboration with China Mobile , in China today. New Nokia 3310 4G is similar to Nokia 3310 3G phone but with better performance and different operating systems .
Cara Sanquest of the London-Irish Abortion Campaign said: "Today is a huge day for Ireland and the fight for reproductive rights". It does not permit termination of pregnancy even in cases of rape, incest or fatal foetal abnormality, BBC reported.
While tobacco smoke contains a host of unsafe chemicals, e-cig liquid consists only of nicotine and relatively harmless solvents. Meanwhile cultured human cells reacted in a similar manner when exposed to nicotine and its derivatives.
Budget 2018: Timing, where to watch and other details
Therefore, we expect a host of measures such as increase in tax exemption limit for the salaried class in order to please them. The sector's growth is forecast to plummet to 2.1% this year as against 4% last year.
Emotional Support Peacock Not Allowed to Fly on United
Meanwhile here at home, Air Canada will only allow dogs to board as recognized emotional support or psychiatric service animals. "We know that some customers require an emotional support animal to assist them through their journey", the statement said.
Trump Salutes North Korean Defector Ji Seong-ho
John Dunford, Defense Secretary James Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson - expressing concern about the prospect. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis gives the keynote address to kick off the 2017 annual meeting of the Association of the U.S.
SpaceX Confirms Date for First Falcon Heavy Launch
Described as the world's most powerful rocket built to date, the Falcon Heavy stands at 229 feet and measures 40 feet wide. However, the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will remain open, but there will be no bus tours inside the space center.
Coincheck Hack: What to Know About the $400 Million Loss
This would make this the largest hack of cryptocurrency yet - breaking the previous record set by Mt.Gox of $340 million. All told, about 500 million XEM tokens, worth roughly $420 million, was stolen from Coincheck , according to Bloomberg .
Apple announces iOS 11.3
The company's lack of transparency on the issue has pushed people to buy a new phone rather than a new battery, these people say. If you're not already on the newest version of iOS , your iPhone or iPad will tell you you're ready to download that update.