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Wires and Agencies | 29 January 15 : 12.36
Paul McNamara (right) and Guy Basnett (left) formerly worked as defence editor and deputy features editor respectively of the News of the World before it closed down in the summer of 2011.
Media business | 29 January 15 : 09.57
Guardian Media Group chief executive Andrew Miller is to step down at the end of June 2015 after five years in the job.
Television | 28 January 15 : 14.00
BBC News should seek to improve its local news coverage as regional newspaper coverage diminishes, a report commissioned by the corporation has found.
Television | 28 January 15 : 09.33
The corporation last week announced plans for a new programme hosted by Victoria Derbyshire, whose Radio 5 Live programme was axed over the summer.
Content technology | 28 January 15 : 10.30
The Guardian today completes a total redesign and rebuild of its website.
Nationals | 28 January 15 : 09.22
Mr Justice Mann allowed applications by News Group Newspapers (NGN) for summary judgment on the basis that the terms of the settlement reached in their first claims barred the new actions, because they fell within the settled claims.
Nationals | 28 January 15 : 08.50
Jamie Lowther-Pinkerton was private secretary to William and Harry at the time when a string of stories about their progress appeared in The Sun from the royal military academy.
Websites | 28 January 15 : 08.33
Former Guardian executive Emily Bell suggested search giant Google was guilty of “naked dishonesty” for concealing the fact it handed private emails sent between Wikileaks staffers to the FBI.
Television | 27 January 15 : 15.03
London Live is set to cut around a third of its staff, 20 jobs.
Nationals | 27 January 15 : 09.34
Trinity Mirror is facing a fresh wave of phone-hacking compensation claims after the current group are settled in the High Court.
Criminal law | 26 January 15 : 14.48
In January 2011 the Met Police launched what is now reckoned to have become the biggest UK criminal investigation ever, into journalists.
Nationals | 26 January 15 : 11.18
Former communications secretary Paddy Harverson said while The Sun's coverage was "generally" positive about the young princes' performance during their officer cadet training, it was "important to remember" some stories "should have been private".
Appointments | 26 January 15 : 10.24
The appointment of Patrick Strudwick, who is currently a national newspaper freelance, comes after the US-founded website in recent weeks appointed investigations and culture editors in the UK.
Nationals | 23 January 15 : 10.17
The Sun has questioned why four journalists accused of paying public officials for stories should face a retrial when hundreds of returning jihadi fighters are not being prosecuted.
Television | 23 January 15 : 10.11
Bullying, poor management and unfair recruitment processes have been highlighted as areas of "real concern" at the BBC following a staff survey.
Nationals | 23 January 15 : 09.35
Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne is suing Express Newspapers again after winning damages from publisher less than a year ago.
Nationals | 22 January 15 : 13.26
Head of news Chris Pharo, ex-deputy news editor Ben O'Driscoll, reporter Jamie Pyatt and former managing editor Graham Dudman had been accused - along with two colleagues - of conspiring to commit misconduct in a public office.

Media law

Chair of IPSO funding body blasts press regulator for failing to set up whistleblowers' hotline
The new regulator, whose chairman is retired judge Sir Alan Moses and has been signed up for by the vast majority of the national and regional press, has been up and running since September. The hotline, which was recommended by Lord Justice Leveson and included in IPSO’s founding documents, would give journalists an opportunity to anonymously blow the whistle on alleged bad practice with the regulator.