Minister’s resignation to delay Digital Economy Bill
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:18

The Digital Economy Bill has received a setback after Sion Simon offered to quit as an MP.

Conservatives to scrap BBC Trust
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:18

The Conservatives are considering the creation of a new "licence fee payers' trust" in place of the

USA Weekend CEO Bullard to retire in March
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:16

Marcia Bullard, the president and CEO of the USA weekend, will retire on 31 March

Samih Sawiris denies talks over buying Independent
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:16

The Egyptian billionaire Samih Sawiris has reportedly denied joining the London Evening Standard own

Free London Evening Standard readership surges
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:16

The London Evening Standard's readership has increased from 556,000 in April to 1.37m in September,

Nigel Dacre and Tom Gutteridge to join Trinity Mirror consortium
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:15

The Trinity Mirror consortium, which seeks to run a regional news pilot in the north-east of England

Media advisor to contest as mayor of Birmingham
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:11

Sion Simon said he will quit as the Creative Industries minister to contest for the mayor of Birming

IPC to promote Sky’s online music library
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:10

Broadcaster Sky has teamed up with publisher IPC to promote Sky Songs, its online music library.

Relaunched Midlands weekly vanishes
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:09

A Midlands paper launched in the wake of Trinity Mirror closing the local free weekly is understood

Daily Mail censured by the ASA over promotion
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:09

The Daily Mail has been censured by the Advertising Standards Authority for running a "misleading" a

Abernethy gets Barron for journalism lifetime achievement
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:09

Ian Abernethy, a freelance reporter from Lochaber, has won this year’s Barron Trophy for lifetime ac

Hull Daily Mail claims ad boost following revamp
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:08

The Hull Daily Mail, a regional daily, has claimed a four-fold increase in advertising revenue after

Time Warner and Comcast report higher profits
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:08

US media companies Time Warner and Comcast have reported a rise in their fourth quarter profits. The

The Asian Network in threat of closure
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:08

BBC's Asian Network digital radio could soon be closed down. This announcement was made by the corpo

Telegraph website to focus on content and commerce
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:05

The Telegraph website is planning to concentrate on the 3Cs of content, commerce and clubs, instead

Eurosport HD to launch on Virgin Media
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:05

European satellite and cable network Eurosport HD will be the first high definition (HD) channel to

TellyLinks to send show links for TV-watching web surfers
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:04

Former ITV executive Jeff Henry will launch a new service for people who watch TV and surf the web a

BBC edged out by rivals for RTS news channel award
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:04

Sky News, al-Jazeera English and CNN International have edged out BBC News Channel from the nominati

Australian sinners: Focus magazine study
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:03

The BBC’s monthly magazine Focus has named Australia as the most sin-prone country in the world.

Living Abroad magazine goes online
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:03

Living Abroad Magazine, the Edinburgh-based title for people planning to go abroad, will launch its

Restaurant Magazine to postpone relaunch of awards site
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:03

The UK food industry’s publication, the Restaurant Magazine, has postponed the relaunch of its award

Environment Agency to bring out magazine for anglers
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:03

The Environment Agency said it will launch eight regional fishing magazines in April.

IPC Media revamps its men’s magazine
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:02

British publisher IPC Media has launched the revamped edition of its men’s magazine Nuts.

Jeep Wrangler wins 4x4 Magazine’s ‘Extreme’ award
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:02

UK’s off-roading magazine 4x4 Magazine has announced Jeep Wrangler, Cherokee and Patriot as winners

British press fails to get into Super Bowl swing
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:01

Fewer newspapers are sending reporters to the Super Bowl this year

GNM editorial staff opposes changes to pay and conditions
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:01

Guardian News & Media (GNM), which publishes the Guardian, the Observer and guardian.co.uk, has repo

Project Canvas fails to provide open standard: Digital TV group
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:01

The Digital TV Group (DTG) reportedly said that the BBC-led video-on-demand venture Project Canvas i

Free newspaper publisher Metro returns to profit
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:00

Free newspaper publisher Metro International returned to net profit in the three months to December,

News of the World loses court battle
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:00

The News of the World has lost a court battle against celebrity publicist Max Clifford, who was keen

Telegraph names 'brothel visit' football manager
By New Statesman - 08 February 14:59

Three national newspapers today revealed the name of the Premier League football manager alleged to

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