High Court win for Abramovich against Italian newspaper
By Press Gazette - 19 March 12:44

The Chelsea owner accepted damages and formal apology after false suggestions he had a gambling prob

Murdoch MacLennan succeeds Bowdler as PA chairman
By Oliver Luft - 19 March 12:23

Chief executive of Telegraph Media Group to be new non-executive chairman of PA Group, who own the P

Journalist to ghost-write autobiography of Alan Wright
By New Statesman - 19 March 12:20

Jon Palmer is ghost-writing the story of the former Premier League champions' medal-winner.

Blackpool journalists plan next stage of action against Atex
By Oliver Luft - 19 March 12:15

Workers rebel against a new content management system which union claims will bypass sub-editors.

Nottinghamshire Police launches newspaper
By New Statesman - 19 March 12:09

The Midlands police force has launched a free newspaper to communicate with the public.

British journalist celebrates victory in Thai libel battle
By Andrew Chant - 18 March 15:06

British freelance journalist Andrew Drummond has won a long-running criminal libel battle in the Tha

Rebekah Brooks joins board of PA Group
By Oliver Luft - 18 March 15:03

Rebekah Brooks, the chief executive of News International, has joined the board of PA Group, which o

SNP scraps online adverts proposal
By New Statesman - 18 March 14:31

The Scottish Government has abandoned plans to let councils put their statutory notices on the inter

OFT clears the way for Lebedev to buy Independent
By New Statesman - 18 March 14:27

The Office of Fair Trading has cleared the way for London Evening Standard owner Alexander Lebedev t

Reuters newswire launches Reuters Financial Infographics initiative
By New Statesman - 18 March 14:17

Financial data layouts will be aimed at understaffed business sections.

Mecom reports 28 per cent fall in profits
By New Statesman - 18 March 14:13

European newspaper group's earnings fall to £113m.

ASA bans UK government's climate change ads
By New Statesman - 18 March 14:10

The Advertising Standards Authority has banned government's Act of CO2 campaign for using bedtime st

Johnston Press launches revamped websites
By New Statesman - 17 March 14:31

Local newspaper publisher Johnston Press has begun unveiling its new-look websites for the Grantham

UK courts to hear defamation case over Prophet's cartoon
By New Statesman - 17 March 14:28

Faisal Yamani, a Jeddah-based lawyer, has threatened to use London's libel courts to overturn a Dani

Start-up lets readers print own newspapers
By New Statesman - 17 March 14:13

A London-based start-up called The Newspaper Club has introduced a service that allows members to pr

Bloomberg UTV threatens to sue rival CNBC TV 18's managing editor
By New Statesman - 17 March 14:10

CNBC TV 18's managing editor Udayan Mukherjee is being sued for Rs 5bn ($110m) for criticising and d

Meltwater blocked from indexing Times Online
By New Statesman - 17 March 13:30

Public relations news monitor Meltwater has been blocked from indexing the Times Online website.

Journalists track down schoolgirl rapist using Facebook
By New Statesman - 16 March 14:43

Journalists from the Derby Telegraph have used Facebook to track down a schoolgirl rapist who jumped

Traditional media in decline, says report
By New Statesman - 16 March 13:35

"State of the Media" report published by the Pew Research Centre (PRC) has warned of a decline in th

Sri Lankan security service list 'intimidates' journalists
By Dominic Ponsford - 16 March 13:03

Amnesty accuses the government of intimidation after the emergence of a security service list of jou

Indians prefer television to newspapers, says survey
By New Statesman - 15 March 12:44

Indians rate the television as a better medium of entertainment and advertisement compared to newspa

Southern Daily Echo creates council news page
By New Statesman - 15 March 12:35

The regional newspaper, Southern Daily Echo, has created a daily page dedicated to news from local a

Tax websites which do not produce news says report
By New Statesman - 15 March 12:29

A report by the Commission of Inquiry into the Future of Civil Society has said that websites such a

Solicitor General to look into News of the World phone-hacking
By New Statesman - 15 March 12:21

Solicitor General Vera Baird will examine the News of the World phone-hacking case, reports the Inde

GMG to write off £150m on Emap
By New Statesman - 15 March 12:11

Guardian Media Group (GMG) is likely to take a loss of nearly £150m on its investment in the publish

ABCs show 30 year low for Guardian sales
By Stephanie Cross - 12 March 15:57

Times and Independent also suffer double-digit year-on-year falls

Policeman sacked for talking to Eastern Daily Press
By Dominic Ponsford - 12 March 12:51

A former police officer is appealing against being sacked over allegedly passing on information to j

Scarborough subs face forced move to Sheffield
By Dominic Ponsford - 12 March 12:48

Proposed changes entail move of 90 miles

Chinese government proposes media ethics training for journalists
By New Statesman - 12 March 12:40

Plans to ensure government media policies are followed

Hamas frees British journalist
By Stephanie Cross - 11 March 15:20

Paul Martin was detained in Gaza on February 14