Mail denies taking calculated risks on breaching privacy
By Andrew Pugh - 13 December 17:38

"You [try] to take a very, very careful decision whether or not [you are being] intrusive," said Liz

Tessa Jowell in £200k NoW phone-hacking payout
By PA Media Lawyer - 13 December 17:36

Former Cabinet minister Jowell to donate half her damages to charity.

Rothermere denies agreeing peace deal with Desmond
By Andrew Pugh - 13 December 17:35

Daily Mail proprietor discusses Daily Express "mud-slinging" at Joint Committee on Privacy and Injun

News of the World may not have deleted Milly Dowler's voicemails
By Samira Shackle - 12 December 10:53

Embarrassment for the Guardian as new police evidence questions one of their central claims on phone

What do you do when an entire system fails?
By David Allen Green - 05 December 14:10

The Leveson inquiry is revealing a problem for which there may not be a solution.

Jaw-dropping anecdotes, Muslim jokes and Murakami’s sexy ear
By Helen Lewis - 05 December 0:00

Regular readers will remember Paul McMullan, the safari-suited defender of the tabloid press who was memorably recorded by Hugh Grant spilling the beans about phone-hacking in an undercover exposé for this magazine.

Why Unison is wrong to seek the sacking and arrest of Jeremy Clarkson
By David Allen Green - 01 December 14:34

The public sector trade union scores a spectacular PR own goal.

John Pilger on Iran: Once again, war is prime time and journalism’s role is taboo
By John Pilger - 01 December 8:15

With Libya recently dealt with ("It worked," said the Guardian), Iran is next, it seems.

Paul McMullan and the denial of privacy
By David Allen Green - 30 November 16:36

Why privacy is not just for "paedos".

The Mail was "as dirty as anyone"
By Samira Shackle - 29 November 10:44

Paul McMullan, the former hack secretly recorded by Hugh Grant for the <em>NS</em>, to appear before

Opposition to Murdoch re-election grows
By Roberto Barros - 28 November 17:00

Legal and General, part owner of BskyB, is poised to vote against James Murdoch's run for chairman.

Phone-hacking victim implicates unnamed newspaper
By Andrew Pugh - 28 November 15:48

Victim gave anonymous evidence to the Levesson Inquiry.

Charlotte Church claims she was offered £100k or "favourable coverage"
By Samira Shackle - 28 November 15:20

The singer alleges that she waived a £100,000 fee to sing at Rupert Murdoch's wedding in return for

What is the point of democracy?
By Peter Wilby - 28 November 0:00

Peter Wilby on the second man in the Basil D’Oliveira story, why capitalism still has legs, Tory pla

For the Leveson inquiry and free expression
By David Allen Green - 25 November 12:38

How the media ethics inquiry is circumventing the chilling power of the tabloids.

It's not all about Sienna
By Steven Baxter - 24 November 11:57

The missing witnesses at the Leveson inquiry are you and me.

What can the Leveson Inquiry do about the paparazzi?
By Helen Lewis - 24 November 10:46

While the rest of the press practises its "contrite face", the paps are unabashed.

What do James Murdoch's resignations mean?
By George Eaton - 23 November 15:24

News International chairman resigns from the boards of the Sun and the Times.

Hugh Grant's supplemental witness statement to the Leveson inquiry
By Hugh Grant - 23 November 15:21

"The <em>Mail</em> appears to be picking up where the disgraced <em>News of the World</em> left off"

Coogan claims he was the victim of Andy Coulson "sting"
By George Eaton - 22 November 16:25

Actor tells Leveson inquiry that News of the World used "sting" operation to reveal details of affai

Hugh Grant's 10 myths of tabloid journalism
By George Eaton - 21 November 17:49

How the actor rebutted the tabloids at the Leveson inquiry.

Hugh Grant links Mail on Sunday to phone hacking
By Helen Lewis - 21 November 17:34

"I would love to know what the Mail's explanation or source was," the actor tells the Leveson inquir

US Press: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 21 November 15:41

The ten must-read opinion pieces from today's US papers.

Hugh Grant's statement to the Leveson inquiry
By Hugh Grant - 21 November 14:11

"Historically, this country has a good record for courage when it comes to standing up to bullies. I

Hugh Grant's evidence to Leveson inquiry - live blog
By Samira Shackle - 21 November 13:54

Instant coverage and analysis as the actor gives evidence to the phone-hacking inquiry.

“Show us the baby”
By David Allen Green - 18 November 17:33

The Court orders that a new and frightened young mother be left in peace.

In defence of Richard Littlejohn
By Ellie Mae O'Hagan - 18 November 16:44

His columns have the same effect as switching on the lights during an orgy.

News of the World reporter implicated in phone-hacking breaks his silence
By Samira Shackle - 16 November 11:38

Neville Thurlbeck alleges that senior <em>News of the World</em> executives kept James Murdoch in th

James Murdoch hearing: the movie
By Samira Shackle - 11 November 15:42

An animated version of the News International chairman being grilled by MPs.