Mark Thompson, pictured at the new BBC headquarters in Salford, May 2011
Mark Thompson to step down as BBC director general
By George Eaton - 19 March 13:55

Read the BBC director general's email to his staff.

Fight over Dale Farm footage grab
By NS staff writer - 19 March 11:47

Broadcasters fight court order forcing them to hand over footage of the Dale Farm eviction to Essex

British journalists accused of spying released in Libya
By NS staff writer - 19 March 11:40

Journalists were captured on 22 February in Tripoli.

Tax break for Downton Abbey
By Daniel Jacobius Morgan - 16 March 13:34

George Osborne to announce 25 per cent TV tax breaks in 2012 Budget.

Cyber-attacks from Iran targeted BBC Persian
By Andrew McIntyre - 14 March 17:01

Attacks targeted satellite feeds into Iran and phone lines in London, says BBC director.

Channel 4 to launch catch-up channel
By peterkviyrtsdnsn - 08 March 15:43

New channel will feature repeats of shows that have created the most "buzz" on social media.

BBC has "stopped worrying" about gender issues
By peterkviyrtsdnsn - 08 March 12:24

"In fact, in my team we worry about whether there are enough men" - Zarin Patel.

Is Cardinal O'Brien being used as bait?
By Steven Baxter - 07 March 9:45

Nuance, compromise, and ambivalence don't make 'good TV'. We've chosen this binary world.

Downton Abbey delivers profits boost for ITV
By peterkviyrtsdnsn - 29 February 12:12

Company hails the success of its strategy to end its dependence on advertising for revenue.

ITV expected to benefit from more Sunday paper ads
By Andrew McIntyre - 27 February 15:14

Broadcasters should see more ad revenue as the Sun on Sunday hits stands.

Al-Jazeera English is surprise RTS choice for news channel of the year award
By Rob Pollard - 23 February 15:27

Al-Jazeera provided "essential viewing for insight and understanding of the evolving story" in the M

Alex Crawford is RTS journalist of year for 4th time
By NS staff writer - 23 February 13:36

Sky News correspondent wins award for her reporting from Libya.

Call The Midwife most-watched drama in over a decade
By Andrew McIntyre - 21 February 14:27

BBC show's season finale drew more than 9m viewers.

Paxman likens BBC to decolonised Britain
By Rob Pollard - 21 February 13:34

Corporation’s decision to relocate to central London angers Newsnight presenter.

China set to reduce number of foreign TV shows
By Rob Pollard - 14 February 13:48

TV broadcasting agency sets new rules on the amount of foreign television programmes that can be air

On Sky News, Twitter, and whether we would like journalists to be human
On Sky News, Twitter, and whether we would like journalists to be human
By Steven Baxter - 08 February 13:46

Those who work for news organisations should, within reason, have a free hand in their personal twee

Sky News and anti-social media
By George Eaton - 08 February 10:56

The channel's decision to ban retweets by its journalists is a great leap backwards.

Alex Salmond, the BBC and the impartiality question
By Samira Shackle - 06 February 9:57

The SNP leader's rugby punditry was cancelled on grounds of impartiality. Is he right to raise conce

BBC defends decision to censor the word "Palestine"
By Samira Shackle - 02 February 14:34

The broadcaster claims that allowing the lyric "free Palestine" would have comprised impartiality.

Humphrys closes in on Moyles
By leslieneeleyzesl - 02 February 14:21

Increase in listeners for BBC Radio 4’s Today programme.

Dispatches hires Daniel Pearl as new editor
By Press Gazette - 31 January 11:03

Deputy Editor of Panorama joins Channel 4’s current affairs programme.

Sun scraps Jefferies Supreme Court contempt appeal
By Press Gazette - 27 January 10:55

The Sun withdraws Chris Jefferies challenge as The Mirror fights on.

Press TV, the Iranian state-funded news channel, loses UK licence
By Samira Shackle - 20 January 15:32

The controversial broadcaster has been taken off the air after Ofcom ruled it was in breach of licen

Wannabe journalists in TV battle for Bauer contract
By Press Gazette - 18 January 16:08

ITV and Bauer Media join forces to launch new TV show.

Why isn’t our press more diverse?: Samir Shah
By Samir Shah - 16 January 0:00

Chief executive, Juniper Communications and former head of current affairs at the BBC

Why isn’t our press more diverse?: Anwar Tambe
By Leginb58 - 16 January 0:00

Senior producer, Sky News

Why isn’t our press more diverse?: Dorothy Byrne
By Anonymous - 16 January 0:00

Head of news and current affairs, Channel 4

Dispatches editor Kevin Sutcliffe leaves Channel 4
By Andrew Pugh - 11 January 14:39

Sutcliffe says that after 10 years he felt it was time to move onto other projects.

Strictly Come Dancing final draws 12m viewers
By Grace Jennings-Edquist - 19 December 18:26

But Judd performance fails to hit last year's ratings high.

Ofcom to investigate Clarkson over One Show rant
By Roberto Barros - 19 December 18:22

The media regulator received more than 800 complaints over Top Gear presenter's remarks on public se

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