Matt Lucas wins libel damages from Daily Star
By New Statesman - 26 May 16:27

Express Newspapers apologised for invading Lucas's privacy and for any distress caused by the articl

Times editor defends paywall plan
By New Statesman - 26 May 16:14

Editor claims that without paywall internet could "wipe out" the title.

Bay Citizen to pioneer civic-minded journalism in San Francisco
By New Statesman - 26 May 16:04

Website aims to encourage online debates on areas of governance, health, science, culture and the en

Journalists and political prisoners face death in Iran
By Press Gazette - 26 May 12:34

Film-maker Fazel Hawramy writes about the plight of journalists and other political prisoners in Ira

Roger Alton to join the Times
By Oliver Luft - 26 May 12:20

Alton left the Independent when Alexander Lebedev took control of the paper last month.

Times launches new sites
By New Statesman - 25 May 14:27

Sites will cost £1 a day or £2 a week.

Public complaints to Ireland's Press Ombudsman rise 5 per cent
By New Statesman - 25 May 14:20

The highest number of complaints related to truth and accuracy, followed by privacy breach.

NLA launches High Court action to resolve licensing scrap
By Oliver Luft - 25 May 12:56

Press cuttings agencies and the PR industry currently pay the NLA fees worth £20m a year for reprodu

No cash paid for Queen's Speech scoop
By Dominic Ponsford - 25 May 12:52

Sunday Mirror's Vincent Moss: "No money changed hands, it was just a good old-fashioned scoop relyin

News Agencies condemn PA council reporting scheme
By Oliver Luft - 25 May 12:46

Agencies say they will consult with Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt over "anti-competitive" moves.

Ferguson apologises following Mahmood sting
By Dominic Ponsford - 25 May 12:42

"It is true that my financial situation is under stress. However, that is no excuse for a serious la

Newsquest's Stourbridge staff to ballot on industrial action
By Oliver Luft - 25 May 12:35

Anger over planned move of journalists.

Archant's longest-serving employee retires
By Press Gazette - 25 May 12:30

"I'll miss the company, but I think out of everything I will miss the banter between the staff the m

Media ban on naming rape accused is planned
By Dominic Ponsford - 24 May 12:34

Coalition plans to extend anonymity in rape cases to defendants.

Independent on Sunday in libel payout to sex blogger
By Dominic Ponsford - 24 May 12:31

"Girl with a one track mind" blogger Zoe Margolis wins damages for "hooker" jibe in headline.

"Chasing audience is editorial prostitution" says head of digital at Trinity Mirror
By Oliver Luft - 24 May 12:25

Digital content director says more creative solutions are needed to bring profits up again.

Stevie Spring: 'God bless Rupert Murdoch'
By Dominic Ponsford - 24 May 12:23

Magazine executive hails Murdoch's forthcoming paywall as a vital experiment for the media business.

Prophet's cartoon in South African paper sparks row
By New Statesman - 24 May 12:00

Cartoon drawn in response to Facebook's "Everybody Draw Muhammed Day!"

Johann Hari wins Martha Gellhorn Prize for Journalism
By New Statesman - 24 May 11:57

Hari's pieces investigated Dubai, British jihadists and climate change.

Financial Times withdraws from ABCe
By New Statesman - 24 May 11:40

The FT becomes the first national newspaper to withdraw from the monthly online audit.

Philadelphia Inquirer plans 3D section
By New Statesman - 24 May 11:26

Announcement comes ahead of chief executive's resignation.

Murdoch criticises British Library's digital newspaper archive plan
By New Statesman - 21 May 12:31

The media mogul feels the digital archive will harm the print journalism market.

Independent reporter shot in Bangkok
By New Statesman - 21 May 12:29

British journalist Andrew Buncombe injured in fighting in Thai capital Bangkok.

Guardian's Open Platform launches commercially
By New Statesman - 21 May 12:27

Over 2,000 developers have already registered for the new database.

PA training head: journalists must be more entrepreneurial
By Oliver Luft - 21 May 11:13

"Increasingly we are going to have to teach journalists to be more entrepreneurial in their outlook,

Jon Snow: tabloid newspapers had a dreadful election
By Oliver Luft - 21 May 10:59

"All there was the wretched TV debates. What did they [tabloids] do? They told their readers that th

Guardian launches £25 a year membership scheme
By Dominic Ponsford - 21 May 10:46

"It is about strengthening our most important relationship, our readership, and in turn providing a

Witherow: Paywall needed for Times £100m ed costs
By Oliver Luft - 20 May 10:44

Witherow says "the vast majority of readers" are likely to be lost once the paywall is up next month

PCC records seven-fold increase in annual complaints
By Oliver Luft - 20 May 10:30

The rise was caused by a controversial article on singer Stephen Gately's death.

KM Group to merge subbing desks
By Press Gazette - 20 May 10:24

Company says there are no plans to reduce the number of staff.