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

Daily Telegraph leads British Press Awards nominations
By Press Gazette - 24 February 12:30

The Daily Telegraph leads the nominations in this year's British Press Awards with 19 shortlisted en

Lib Dems call for judicial inquiry into NI hacking
By New Statesman - 24 February 12:28

The Liberal Democrats have called for a judicial inquiry into allegations of phone hacking by Rupert

MPs: Action needed on privacy, libel and CFAs
By Dominic Ponsford - 24 February 12:25

MPs have called for a new requirement that journalists notify the subjects of their articles in adva

MPs: PCC should fine papers or suspend printing
By Oliver Luft - 24 February 12:22

A committee of MPs has recommended the overhaul of the Press Complaints Commission after criticising

YouGov chief to run as Tory MP
By New Statesman - 23 February 12:24

The chief executive of the online market research agency YouGov, Nadhim Zahawi, will reportedly step

Lebedevs meet Gordon Brown
By New Statesman - 23 February 12:22

Alexander Lebedev and his son Evgeny have reportedly met Gordon Brown at Downing Street, ahead of fi

Nick Allan to take over as GNM's head of Communications
By New Statesman - 23 February 12:20

Nick Allan, a former associate partner at Portland and Press Secretary at the British Embassy in Was

ITV's Steve Scott sues Daily Mail
By New Statesman - 23 February 12:18

ITV newsreader Steve Scott has initiated legal action against Associated Newspapers, the subsidiary

Independent issues correction over front page Trafigura ‘Toxic shame’ story
By Dominic Ponsford - 23 February 12:16

The Independent has issued a correction over a front page story from 17 September 2009 about oil com

New York Times to brace metered paywall model
By New Statesman - 23 February 12:15

The New York Times (NYT) newspaper plans to adopt the metered paywall model to charge readers for co

PCC censures The News over suicide reporting
By Oliver Luft - 23 February 12:09

Portsmouth newspaper, The News, has been censured by the Press Complaints Commission for reporting e

Rawnsley bats off fresh PM rage denials
By Dominic Ponsford - 23 February 12:03

Observer associate editor Andrew Rawnsley is today facing fresh accusations that some of his reports

Rawnsley book exposes dark arts of spin under Brown
By Dominic Ponsford - 22 February 12:22

Andrew Rawnsley’s account of Gordon Brown’s years in power, and reaction to it, has provided much ev

NPA declines BBC claims on apps
By New Statesman - 22 February 12:08

The Newspaper Publishers Association (NPA), which consists of all of the UK’s national newspapers, h

Report on NoW's phone hacking to be unveiled
By New Statesman - 22 February 12:06

Following a year-long inquiry by the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee comprising 11 MPs int

Gay rights group critical of PCC's ruling over Jan Moir's article
By New Statesman - 19 February 12:21

The gay rights group Stonewall has questioned the Press Complaints Commission's (PCC) role as the pr

Irish newspapers record lower circulations
By New Statesman - 19 February 12:17

Sales of all Irish-published newspapers declined in the second half of 2009, according to the figure

Celebrities star in Beano comic
By New Statesman - 19 February 12:15

The special sports edition of the Beano comic, which is to be published ahead of Sport relief Weeken

PA is host agency to 2012 Olympic Games
By New Statesman - 19 February 12:13

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has appointed the Press Association (PA) as the host natio

GMG's north-west NUJ chapels unite ahead of the Trinity takeover
By New Statesman - 19 February 12:11

The National Union of Journalists members at the Manchester Evening News (MEN) and the weekly papers

PCC declines to uphold complaint against Jan Moir
By New Statesman - 18 February 11:32

The Press Complaints Commission (PCC) has rejected a complaint from Andrew Cowles, the partner of th

MEN staff pull off crime exclusives amid sale drama
By Steve Panter - 18 February 11:29

In a week when the Manchester Evening News was discarded by the Guardian Media Group, its beleaguere

Financial Times digitally and in print for £1
By Press Gazette - 18 February 11:26

The Financial Times is hoping to tempt a range of new subscribers by offering both unlimited access

NUJ subscription rates rise
By New Statesman - 18 February 11:21

Membership costs of the National Union of Journalists (NUJ) will rise from 1 March by between 8p and

Times to axe its features supplement
By New Statesman - 18 February 11:19

As part of a major revamp, the Times is likely to end its decade-old features supplement Times2 some

NYT reporter resigns
By New Statesman - 18 February 11:16

The New York Times reporter Zachery Kouwe, who was charged with plagiarism, has reportedly resigned