Governments must bail out newspapers: Sir Martin Sorrell
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:22

Governments must support newspapers that are on the verge of collapse, said Sir Martin Sorrell, chie

Russian tycoon and Egyptian billionaire discuss Independent group takeover
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:22

Alexander Lebedev, the owner of the London Evening Standard, is reportedly in discussions with Egypt

The Times names new head of marketing
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:21

Paul Gilshan has been appointed as the head of marketing for The Times, by News International.

Max Clifford: Terry affair model offered '£250,000'
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:21

The French model at the centre of claims surrounding England captain John Terry's alleged affair has

Steve Brown is Yahoo’s new sales director for UK and Ireland
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:20

Web portal and search engine company Yahoo has appointed Steve Brown as its sales director for the U

Government campaigns to boost TV ad revenues in March
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:20

Television channels are likely to record an increase in advertising revenues in March. The sudden su

Tory MP sues Standard over expenses article
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:20

Conservative Member of Parliament Jacqui Lait has launched a libel action against the London Evening

YouTube’s video journalism competition opens for amateur journalists
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:20

Video sharing website YouTube and American news organisation Pulitzer Centre have announced the seco

Metro UK, Metro Herald available on iPhone
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:19

Free daily newspaper Metro UK and the daily Dublin newspaper Metro Herald have launched their iPhone

ITN launches a German celebrity channel on YouTube
By New Statesman - 08 February 15:19

Independent Television News (ITN) launched its German celebrity channel ‘Promi411’ on YouTube this w

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

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