OFT clears Trinity's purchase of GMG Regional Media
By New Statesman - 05 May 11:36

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has cleared the Trinity Mirror's acquisition of Guardian Media Grou

Harry Conroy: 'He restored unity and purpose to NUJ'
By Press Gazette - 05 May 11:36

Obituary: Harry Conroy, former NUJ general secretary

Washington Times up for sale
By New Statesman - 05 May 11:32

The struggling newspaper has been put on the market, one of its directors has announced.

Pearson offloads 61 per cent stake in IDC for $2bn
By New Statesman - 05 May 11:28

The Financial Times owner has sold its stake in Interactive Data Corporation (IDC) to private equity

Les Hinton: We must take chances to save journalism
By Dominic Ponsford - 05 May 11:26

Dow Jones chief executive speaks as News International prepares to put its content behind paywalls i

Hamas death threats against jailed journalist Paul Martin
By Dominic Ponsford - 05 May 11:21

Freelance British journalist and documentary filmmaker freed in March after being jailed for a month

Labour facing election with no paper's undivided support
By Dominic Ponsford - 05 May 11:16

On Monday, the Financial Times threw its support behind the Conservatives in a general election for

Gordon Brown alludes to Murdoch's Tory influence
By New Statesman - 04 May 17:40

The prime minister points out the similarities between News International and Conservative policy in

Former Newsweek executive to head Philadelphia Newspaper
By New Statesman - 04 May 10:57

Greg Osberg named publisher and chief executive of the Philadelphia Inquirer's parent company.

Brown Publishing files for bankruptcy
By New Statesman - 04 May 10:54

Ohio-based Brown firm has filed for bankruptcy in New York.

Express Newspapers invests £100m in new presses
By New Statesman - 04 May 10:51

Publisher of Daily Express, the Sunday Express, the Daily Star and the Daily Star Sunday announces i

Simon Kelner confirmed editor-in-chief of Independent titles
By New Statesman - 04 May 10:44

Independent's new owner Evgeny Lebedev has confirmed Simon Kelner as the editor-in-chief of Independ

Financial Times backs Tories
By New Statesman - 04 May 10:38

Pearson-owned Financial Times, which backed Labour in the previous four elections, switches its alle

A caricature that strikes a duff note
By Peter Wilby - 04 May 7:37

Does Gillian Duffy exist? The question is not as foolish or frivolous as it may seem.

US denies visas for Iran press delegation
By New Statesman - 03 May 12:57

The US has denied visas to an Iranian press delegation which was supposed to accompany president Mah

Financial Times ad revenues improve
By New Statesman - 03 May 12:52

Financial Times' owner Pearson reported on Friday its first quarter revenues have increased by 7 per

Irish court pulls the plug on Limerick Independent Newspapers
By New Statesman - 03 May 12:51

The High Court of Ireland has ordered the winding-up of Limerick Independent Newspapers (LIN) becaus

Guardian and Observer withdraw support to Labour
By New Statesman - 03 May 12:49

The Guardian and the Observer, traditionally staunch supporters of Labour, have announced they are b

Johnston Press journalists vote for group-wide action
By Dominic Ponsford - 03 May 12:43

Journalists across Johnston Press voted on Friday to hold group-wide industrial action on the day th

Allison Pearson returns to Daily Telegraph
By Press Gazette - 03 May 12:39

Telegraph Media Group has announced the appointment of Allison Pearson as columnist and chief interv

Pro-Cameron Times changes headline to suit the Tories
By George Eaton - 03 May 10:26

Headline declaring: “Cameron risks backlash with early talk of victory” is scrapped.

Philadelphia Newspapers lenders win bankruptcy auction
By New Statesman - 30 April 12:32

Lenders offered $105m in cash plus the company's real estate, equivalent to $139m.

Murdoch's paywalls are to protect print, says Guardian MD
By Oliver Luft - 30 April 10:36

Rupert Murdoch's planned introduction of online paywalls across his print titles is a strategy desig

Ad decline at Mecom slows
By Matthew Hepplewhite - 29 April 16:53

3 per cent fall in first three months of 2010.

Allison Pearson signs off with depression revelation
By Dominic Ponsford - 29 April 12:54

Award-winning Daily Mail columnist Allison Pearson has today stepped down from her weekly slot in th

Press freedoms sink worldwide for 8th consecutive year
By New Statesman - 29 April 12:42

Largest losses registered in sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America along with the Middle East and Nor

South Wales Evening Post misidentifies sex offender
By Oliver Luft - 29 April 12:39

South Wales Evening Post apologises after it incorrectly identified a man as having admitted engaged

The Sun to team with Sony Ericsson to launch online game
By New Statesman - 29 April 12:32

Game entitled "The Sun World Cup Dream Team."

Washington Post launches new politics homepage
By New Statesman - 29 April 12:28

Site will be headed by Chris Cillizza, author of political blog The Fix.

German papers campaign against help to Greece
By New Statesman - 29 April 12:23

They warn that helping the beleaguered country would endanger the entire eurozone.