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Nationals | 3 July 15 : 15.18
Sarah Hannon only became aware four years later of the precise circumstances of how the article in the newspaper came to be published, solicitor Nicola McCann told Mr Justice Mann at London's High Court.
Nationals | 3 July 15 : 13.36
The Sun has told how darts champion Phil “The Power” Taylor attempted to prevent it from publishing an interview with his daughters
Regionals | 3 July 15 : 10.49
Three national newspapers have been censured by press regulator IPSO over inaccurate reports of a court case.
Nationals | 3 July 15 : 09.51
The BBC is coming under pressure from politicians and other media outlets over its use of the term ‘Islamic State’.
Nationals | 2 July 15 : 12.14
Despite being found not guilty of hacking, former News of the World deputy editor Neil Wallis says the prosecution has cost him his life savings, his marriage and four years of his life.
Regionals | 2 July 15 : 17.22
The News Media Association - which represents the national, regional and local newspaper and magazine industries - has called on the Independent Police Complaints Commission to reconsider its rejection of a complaint by a reporter who was issued with a harassment notice.
Media business | 2 July 15 : 13.58
A Northern Irish daily newspaper is to introduce a metered paywall for its newly relaunched website.
Television | 2 July 15 : 10.47
The BBC is to cut more than 1,000 jobs, including many managerial roles, because of a £150 million shortfall in its licence fee income, sources said.
Television | 2 July 15 : 12.22
The cuts, announced by director general Tony Hall this morning, are expected to see people in the highest grades of employment at the BBC lose their jobs.
Nationals | 2 July 15 : 09.38
Former News of the World senior executive editor Alex Marunchak has said that he is stuck in a sort of English “Guantanamo” nearly three years after his arrest on suspicion of computer hacking.
Nationals | 1 July 15 : 12.37
Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson's deputy broke down in tears as he was found not guilty of being part of a plot to hack phones in the race for scoops.
Broadcast | 2 July 15 : 08.33
The BBC will continue to use the term Islamic State to describe the jihadist group in order to maintain the broadcaster's impartiality, its director general has said.
Television | 1 July 15 : 13.35
A BBC source said there is “real panic” among BBC managers ahead of a speech from director general Tony Hall in which he is expected to announce more job cuts.
Media business | 1 July 15 : 14.02
A website and magazine dedicated to "positive" journalism has raised nearly £170,000 in crowdfunding.
Media business | 1 July 15 : 11.19
The Evening Standard has reported its third consecutive year in profit.
Criminal law | 1 July 15 : 10.49
Media organisations have challenged the continuing restrictions on reporting a terrorism trial which was held in conditions of unprecedented secrecy.
Freedom of Information | 1 July 15 : 04.46
Experts in journalism and media law have criticised proposed changes to the Freedom of Information Act.