Microsoft plans Xbox TV channel
By New Statesman - 26 April 12:22

The channel that will focus on Xbox gaming, according to Bloomberg.

UK's leading stars attack Tories over BBC plans
By New Statesman - 26 April 12:19

Some of Britain's leading actors and comedians have opposed the Conservatives' plans for the BBC.

Broadcasters should focus more on party policies, Brown urges
By New Statesman - 26 April 11:51

The prime minister has asked broadcasters to focus more on party policies rather than personalities.

Near £1.4m pay-off for former Channel 4 exec
By New Statesman - 23 April 16:49

Andy Duncan received an extra year of salary to meet the requirements of his one-year rolling contra

4.1m people watch leaders debate
By New Statesman - 23 April 15:53

Combined audience comes in under half of last week's figures, according to overnight research.

Comedy Central censors 200th South Park episode
By New Statesman - 23 April 15:29

The move comes following death threats from a radical Muslim group to kill its producers.

Pay TV in Asia to double over five years
By New Statesman - 23 April 15:22

Regional pay television revenues in Asia are expected to almost double by 2015 to $60bn.

Katie Derham to leave ITN for BBC
By New Statesman - 23 April 13:53

The ITV newsreader, who has been at ITN since 1998, is switching to the public service broadcaster.

Colin Murray to replace Adrian Chiles on MOTD2
By New Statesman - 23 April 13:37

BBC Radio 5 Live and Channel Five presenter Colin Murray will replace Adrian Chiles as host of the f

BBC Trust rejects complaints from Plaid Cymru and SNP
By Jennifer Thompson - 22 April 18:14

The Scottish National Party and Plaid had complained about their exclusion from next week’s BBC lead

STV sells Pearl & Dean
By New Statesman - 22 April 12:55

The broadcaster has sold its cinema advertising business, Pearl & Dean, to Image Limited for £1.

Cadbury's marketing director to quit
By New Statesman - 22 April 12:51

Phil Rumbol, the man behind the famous Gorilla advertisement, is planning to leave the company in Ju

ASA clears DCSF ads
By New Statesman - 22 April 12:45

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has cleared two government TV advertisements that encourag

STV to launch HD service before World Cup
By New Statesman - 22 April 12:43

The Scottish broadcaster has set out plans to launch a high-definition service in time for South Afr

Top Gear gets US spin-off
By New Statesman - 22 April 12:39

A US version of the BBC Two's motoring show will launch later this year.

Channel Four and Five to air volcano documentaries
By New Statesman - 21 April 11:58

Broadcasters will examine the eruption of Eyjafjallajökull volcano in Iceland which sent a cloud of

UK viewers may miss out on 3D World Cup
By New Statesman - 21 April 11:49

No broadcaster has committed to show the event in 3D, reports the Independent.

'Doctor Who' becomes BBC America's most-watched programme ever
By New Statesman - 21 April 11:45

The premiere of the "Doctor Who" reboot on Saturday drew 1.2 million viewers, a viewership record fo

Samsung to launch new 3D TV ad campaign
By New Statesman - 21 April 11:36

Samsung will launch a new ad campaign for its 3D TVs in the during the Champion's League semi-final

Senior ESPN vice-president and managing director announces departure
By New Statesman - 21 April 11:28

Lynne Frank says she will quit the sports broadcaster for personal reasons.

Queen to honour Premier League with enterprise award
By New Statesman - 21 April 11:24

Premier League will receive the "Queen's Award for Enterprise" for successfully selling English foot

Three BBC executives spend £12,650 in cab fares
By New Statesman - 21 April 11:19

The three collectively claimed £173,527 in expenses over a three month period, according to figures

Gilbey on Film: election special
By Ryan Gilbey - 20 April 14:26

Our critic's verdict on the party political broadcasts.

ITV to charge £250,000 for ads during Britain's Got Talent
By New Statesman - 20 April 9:57

ITV will charge £250,000 for 30-second advertising slots during Britain's Got Talent, according to T

ITV to screen National Movie Awards 2010
By New Statesman - 20 April 9:56

ITV has confirmed that it will broadcast the National Movie Awards 2010 live in late May.

Tony Blair puts bet on Cameron in spoof ad for Ladbrokes
By New Statesman - 20 April 9:55

A lookalike of Tony Blair is shown placing a hefty bet on David Cameron to win the election in a spo

Chiles quits BBC to join ITV
By New Statesman - 20 April 9:53

Adrian Chiles, the host of The One Show and other BBC programmes, has quit the corporation to join I

Ofcom will not appoint band manager until 2012
By New Statesman - 20 April 9:48

Ofcom, which was supposed to appoint a band manager this spring, has announced that it will defer th

Tories change election broadcast to counteract Lib Dem threat
By New Statesman - 20 April 9:45

Nick Clegg's performance at the prime ministerial debate appears to have forced a rethink among Tory

Glee clinches best comedy series at GLAAD media awards
By New Statesman - 19 April 13:04

The US musical TV series, Glee, has been named the best comedy series at the 21st Annual GLAAD Media