The Independent relaunches
By Dominic Ponsford - 21 April 11:49

The newspaper relaunched yesterday with a "serious" new look and masthead slogan declaring that it i

Parkinson warns young journalists from chasing celebrity
By Dominic Ponsford - 21 April 11:41

The broadcaster and former journalist spoke at the National Assocation of Press Agency awards.

‘No plans’ for Evening Standard to merge with the Independent
By Jennifer Thompson - 20 April 16:38

Comment by managing editor seeks to reassure staff ahead of meeting.

Atex to blame for front page blunder, says NUJ
By Oliver Luft - 20 April 15:40

The National Union of Journalists has accused Johnston Press of making staff on its Sheffield Star t

Independent reprises "viewspaper" with redesign
By Dominic Ponsford - 20 April 15:32

Just over a week after editor Roger Alton's sudden departure, caretaker editor Simon Kelner is relau

Havas' revenues up
By New Statesman - 20 April 15:23

The French advertising group has reported a year-on-year growth of 1.5 per cent during the first qua

Daily Mail rules out online charging
By New Statesman - 20 April 15:19

The Daily Mail & General Trust told its investors it will not charge readers for general online news

Denis O'Brien sues the Daily Mail
By New Statesman - 20 April 15:10

The telecom billionaire and largest shareholder in Independent News & Media has sued the newspaper f

Washington Post launches new business mag
By New Statesman - 20 April 9:59

The Washington Post has launched a new weekly magazine for its print subscribers, at an extra cost.

Trinity Mirror confirm launch of Birmingham Post Lite
By Oliver Luft - 19 April 13:22

The companion to its weekly title, the Birmingham Post, will be delivered free to 18,000 homes in so

Herald & Times appoints editor-in-chief
By Oliver Luft - 19 April 13:16

The newspaper groups has appointed Jonathan Russell as the new editor of The Herald and editor-in-ch

Metro to promote ITV1's HD channel
By New Statesman - 19 April 12:39

Metro, the UK's national freesheet, is partnering with ITV to promote the broadcaster's HD Channel.

Gannett profits surge 51 per cent
By New Statesman - 19 April 12:38

America's largest newspaper publisher Gannett, which publishes USA Today, has reported a 51 per cent

Express pays "substantial damages" after Al Qaeda slur
By Oliver Luft - 16 April 11:34

The newspaper apologised to charity trustees for linking their organisation to an Al Qaeda commander

International survey of newspapers’ business strategy proposed
By New Statesman - 16 April 11:33

"World Newspaper Future & Change Study 2010" survey will address how newspapers are responding to on

NUJ Scotland campaigns against amateur sport journalists
By New Statesman - 16 April 11:27

Scottish branch of the National Union of Journalists (NUJ) kicks off 'Kick the Amateurs into Touch'

Tommy Sheridan "scab" jibe libel case fails
By Press Gazette - 16 April 11:26

An MSP has failed in an attempt to sue the Daily Record for defamation over an interview it ran with

Orwell prize nominations announced
By New Statesman - 16 April 11:24

Nominations in categories for political writing, books and blogs were announced this week.

97 journalists pass senior reporter test
By Dominic Ponsford - 16 April 11:19

The NCTJ National Certificate Examination in March had a pass rate of 52 per cent.

Trinity Mirror to launch Birmingham Post Lite
By New Statesman - 15 April 13:22

Group plans to launch free paper to combat rival title.

News agencies to boycott press launch of Cannes film festival
By New Statesman - 15 April 13:15

International news agencies including Reuters, Agence France-Presse, AP and Getty Images are in disp

Simon Singh wins libel case
By George Eaton - 15 April 13:09

British Chiropractic Association drops its case against science writer.

Guardian’s iPad app hits 50,000 US downloads
By New Statesman - 15 April 13:08

Guardian News & Media confirms its Eyewitness iPad app has been downloaded more than 50,000 times in

Advertising Standards Authority bans Israeli tourism advert
By New Statesman - 15 April 13:02

ASA bans ad whose depiction of the Western Wall it says is misleading.

Election candidates urged to take stand on media issues
By Dominic Ponsford - 15 April 12:21

The National Union of Journalists has asked parliamentary candidates to where they stand on five med

Sun apology for Prince Harry champagne bender splash
By Dominic Ponsford - 15 April 12:13

The Sun apologised yesterday for their story headlined "FIZZ ROYAL HIGHNESS", published on Monday.

Lib Dem manifesto pledges historic reform of libel laws
By Oliver Luft - 15 April 12:06

The Liberal Democrats used yesterday's manifesto launch to pledge libel law reforms in England and W

NYT and BBC lead Webby nominations
By New Statesman - 14 April 11:57

The American paper and British broadcaster have picked up a total of 24 nominations for the 2010 Web

Sunderland subbing "hub" to move to Sheffield
By Oliver Luft - 14 April 11:38

Regional publisher Johnston Press is to transfer the production operation of its North East newspape

Spanish court acquits newspaper bosses of terrorist links
By New Statesman - 13 April 12:04

Spanish High Court acquits five newspaper executives of Basque daily from charges of belonging to th