FT to use PayPal for daily and weekly payments
By New Statesman - 03 March 12:16

Per-article fee deemed too tedious.

BBC to allow local papers websites to grow
By New Statesman - 03 March 12:14

Beeb will not introduce more localised online content.

Cherie Blair to sue Associated Newspapers
By New Statesman - 03 March 12:09

Blair has issued a writ over a story entitled "Outrage as Mandy goes on a country shoot with Gaddafi

Pearson profits up 13 per cent
By Meenal Vamburkar - 02 March 15:30

Pearson Plc, which owns the Financial Times, reported a £761m profit for 2009, up 13 per cent from l

Photographer dies after covering football match
By Press Gazette - 02 March 12:50

Rochdale Observer photographer Steve Bostock died suddenly after covering a football match last week

Matthew Parris accepts Press Gazette comment honour
By Press Gazette - 02 March 12:42

The cream of Britain’s comment journalists gathered at Press Gazette’s Carmelite Street offices for

Gillian Tett appointed US managing editor of FT
By Oliver Luft - 02 March 12:39

The Financial Times has appointed Gillian Tett as US managing editor overseeing print and online edi

FT profit drops 47 per cent
By Dominic Ponsford - 02 March 12:36

Revenue at Financial Times Publishing fell eight per cent in 2009 to £358m as adjusted operating pro

PCC should establish independence from British press: IFJ report
By New Statesman - 02 March 12:32

A report commissioned by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has called for urgent ref

Regional papers show a near universal decline in sales
By New Statesman - 02 March 12:31

ABC's six-monthly circulation figures demonstrate that the sale of regional newspapers continues to

Wall Street Journal to launch metro section
By New Statesman - 02 March 12:28

The Wall Street Journal, owned by media mogul Rupert Murdoch, is planning to launch a 16-18 page sec

Evening Standard's readership soars by 133 per cent
By New Statesman - 02 March 12:26

The London Evening Standard's readership has risen by 133 per cent year-on-year, according to the Na

Manawatu Standard editor awarded top print industry fellowship
By New Statesman - 01 March 12:18

The New Zealand newspaper Manawatu Standards' editor, Michael Cummings, has been awarded a top print

FT's US editor may join Thomson Reuters
By New Statesman - 01 March 12:17

Chrystia Freeland, the editor of the US edition of the Financial Times (FT), is likely to leave the

US should go the Europe way in paywalls
By New Statesman - 01 March 12:16

Several US newspapers, such as the New York Times and the Enterprise-Record, have announced plans to

Lebedev to pay £1 for the Independent
By New Statesman - 01 March 12:13

Russian billionaire Alexander Lebedev is likely to pay a token £1 to take control of The Independent

Lib Dem MP instructs lawyers over phone hacking case
By New Statesman - 01 March 12:11

The Lib Dem MP Lembit Opik has instructed his lawyers to check if his mobile phone was hacked by Gle

Regional ABCs: Weekly sales continue to slide
By Patrick Smith - 26 February 12:35

The downturn in local newspaper readership shows no sign of slowing in the weekly market where just

Tennis player Robert Dee sues the Telegraph
By New Statesman - 26 February 12:18

Robert Dee has sued The Daily Telegraph for calling him the "the world's worst tennis pro".

INM and Lebedev inch closer to deal
By New Statesman - 26 February 12:17

The Independent News & Media (INI) and Alexander Lebedev are understood to have lodged a submission

Local Heroes 2010: Future of local news conference
By Dominic Ponsford - 26 February 12:15

Kingston University and Press Gazette have teamed up to host a unique one-day conference - Local Her

ABCe: Mail Online goes top as reporting method changes
By Oliver Luft - 26 February 12:12

Mail Online was the most popular national newspaper website in January with a daily average of 2,156

Government to close voicemail hacking loophole
By New Statesman - 25 February 16:41

The British government plans to close a loophole in the law that makes it legal to hack into voicema

MPs: "collective amnesia" at the NoW on phone hacking
By Oliver Luft - 25 February 14:05

A committee of MPs has criticised the "collective amnesia" of senior figures from the News of the Wo

Washington Post quarterly revenues rise
By New Statesman - 25 February 12:27

The Washington Post company has reported higher quarterly revenues for the fourth quarter of 2009. I

Sun and Times play down NoW's phone hacking scandal
By New Statesman - 25 February 12:26

The MPs criticising the executives of the News of the World (NoW) over the hacking scandal have rece

Portland paper sheds staff
By New Statesman - 25 February 12:26

Oregon's largest newspaper The Oregonian, which employs nearly 750 people, has laid-off 37 of its ne

Andy Coulson under pressure to defend his editorship
By New Statesman - 25 February 12:22

Andy Coulson, who is currently David Cameron's communications editor, is likely to come under fresh

Restructuring at E.W. Scripps to affect 100 employees
By New Statesman - 24 February 12:32

E.W. Scripps Co. has said that over 100 employees will be affected by the planned reorganisation of

News Corp to buy Rotana for $70m
By Staff blogger - 24 February 12:31

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp is reported to be buying television and media company Rotana for $70m. Th