ITV's Zai Bennett to take over as BBC3 controller
By New Statesman - 17 December 9:38

Bennett will replace Danny Cohen, who moved as the controller of BBC1 in October

BBC3 to screen two new army documentaries
By New Statesman - 16 December 11:47

BBC 3 is to screen two new documentaries about the army and war in Afghanistan.

Larry King to bid farewell to 25-year-old CNN show
By New Statesman - 16 December 11:40

Piers Morgan to replace the veteran interviewer.

Scripps Networks close to buying Virgin's UKTV stake
By New Statesman - 16 December 10:17

US media company recently held exclusive talks with British cable company offering to buy its half o

Ofcom sends ‘issues statement’ to News Corp on BSkyB deal
By New Statesman - 16 December 10:11

Document contains questions to News Corp based on objections and communications received by rival me

What the royal poking says about our media
By Alison Banville - 15 December 17:31

Coverage of the student protests shows the limits of media impartiality in Britain.

BBC Trust chairman hints at closing some services
By New Statesman - 15 December 11:06

Some services will suffer as the corporation looks for 16 per cent budget cuts

BBC Online curbed, mags to be sold 'at right price'
By Dominic Ponsford - 15 December 10:58

Trust's Strategy Review stated that BBC should aim to increase quality of output in journalism, musi

Rihanna, Aguilera costumes on X Factor spark outrage
By New Statesman - 15 December 10:54

Ofcom has received nearly 1,000 complaints over scantily-clad performances by Christina Aguilera and

More transparent BBC will not name top earners
By Dominic Ponsford - 15 December 10:53

BBC is going to have to cope with the effects of the two-year licence fee freeze

'10 local TV stations could launch at cost of £25m'
By Dominic Ponsford - 15 December 10:45

Banker Shott identifies a number of major hurdles for local TV

David Hasselhoff and Michael McIntyre named BGT's new judges
By New Statesman - 15 December 10:00

Pair will replace original judges Cowell and Morgan

Jonathan Ross takes stake in French film channel Cinémoi
By New Statesman - 15 December 9:55

Ross will now become the channel's creative director besides being a shareholder

Local TV can be commercially viable, says panel
By New Statesman - 13 December 10:38

Regional advertising alone cannot fund local television, so commercial channels should be encouraged

ITV and Channel 4 to stream video content through PS3
By New Statesman - 13 December 10:20

ITV and Channel 4 to launch their players this weekend for Playstation 3 users with broadband access

BBC Panorama presenter Vine to step down
By New Statesman - 13 December 9:53

Vine will continue to be involved with the current affairs show, presenting specials and other repor

Channel 4 defends comic show host, refuses to apologise for “vile” joke
By New Statesman - 13 December 9:49

Katie Price accused Boyle of making "exceptionally discriminatory, offensive, demeaning and humilia

Does the BBC really have a left-wing bias?
By Daniel Trilling - 12 December 9:53

If most of the corporation’s staff don’t vote Tory, that’s only a reflection of the country at large

Simon Cowell to launch new pop music show on ITV1
By New Statesman - 10 December 10:50

Saturday night programme will showcase British talent and could air as early as next year

UTV urges BBC to review overall radio budget
By New Statesman - 10 December 9:40

BBC has appointed the former GMG Radio chief executive to lead an efficiency review of Radio 1, Radi

Nobel Prize for Liu: Angry China blocks BBC and other news websites
By New Statesman - 10 December 9:35

Officials are claiming that the award was the result of a western "plot" against China

Aaron Sorkin accuses Palin of making a 'snuff film'
By New Statesman - 09 December 10:12

Screenwriter says the Learning Channel should be "ashamed" for publishing her "truly awful" reality

Alice Taylor quits Channel 4 to start own company
By New Statesman - 09 December 9:44

Taylor said that her new start-up would involve making 3D printing dolls and accessories for young g

Anthony Rose steps down as YouView chief technology officer
By New Statesman - 09 December 9:40

Departure is understood to be part of a technical team restructure

Al Jazeera English gets broadcast licence in India
By New Statesman - 08 December 9:48

India's Ministry of Information and Broadcasting is understood to have given the final go-ahead

Angus Deayton to host new comedy series on Radio 4
By New Statesman - 08 December 9:42

Former "Have I Got News for You" presenter returns as Radio 4 host after 20 years

Government approaches Sony chief for BBC chairman's post
By New Statesman - 07 December 15:01

Sir Stringer is understood to have declined the request

Radio 4 airs interview with ‘fake’ MP
By New Statesman - 07 December 14:57

Presenter James Robbins interviewed Mike Crockart, who claimed to be a Liberal Democrat MP

Stunt gone fatal stops German live TV show
By New Statesman - 07 December 10:17

Contestant was trying to catapult himself into a somersault over a car driven by his father

Sky News chief wants cameras in courtrooms
By New Statesman - 07 December 10:11

Ryley said trails should be televised and be kept open for public scrutiny

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