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.

Independent Group slashes directors' pay by 10 per cent
By New Statesman - 29 April 12:16

The Independent News and Media (INM) has slashed its directors' payout from €6.1m in 2009 from €7.9m

"World's worst" tennis player loses libel action
By Matthew Hepplewhite - 28 April 17:17

Mrs Justice Sharp rules in favour of the Daily Telegraph.

'Rested' Regional Press Awards revived by National Union of Journalists
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:30

Move follows Wilmington's decision not to hold awards this year due to lack of support from the indu

Italian charity may sue Sunday Times for libel
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:27

Medical charity Emergency likely to sue The Sunday Times for libel over a report claiming three of i

Telegraph sells front page wrap to HSBC
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:22

Front and back pages to feature HSBC ad in unusual move.

American newspaper circulation down 9 per cent
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:18

Weekday sales fell by 8.7 per cent year on year, according to figures released by the Audit Bureau o

The Times to offer daily live debates behind the paywall
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:14

Move an incentive for readers to pay for access.

Sunday Times Rich List has many media moguls
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:11

Collective wealth of the 1,000 multi-millionaires in the 2010 Sunday Times Rich List has climbed by

The Sun to publish 3D issue before World Cup
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:08

News International-owned paper will be the first British national newspaper to run ads and editorial

The Independent trims media section
By New Statesman - 27 April 14:06

The paper cuts down its media section from five pages to two.

Fresh pressure on Andy Coulson over phone-hacking scandal
By New Statesman - 27 April 14:02

David Cameron's director of communications and planning in more hot water