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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.
Media business | 1 July 15 : 09.37
Daily Mail and General Trust and Trinity Mirror, which own 59 per cent of Local World shares, earn more than £25m between them from this profit.
Media business | 30 June 15 : 12.00
The Independent has reported a steep reduction in losses to £4.6m for the year to September 2014.
Websites | 30 June 15 : 14.33
An English political activist turned journalist, who once attempted to perform a citizen’s arrest on former prime minister Tony Blair, has launched a news website for Hong Kong.
Regionals | 30 June 15 : 05.56
Archant’s new investigations unit has already secured 20 front-page splashes and looks to be extended beyond a nine-month trial period.
Television | 30 June 15 : 09.00
The BBC has come under pressure to stop using the term "Islamic State". (Picture: BBC's New Broadcasting House, Shutterstock)
Appointments | 30 June 15 : 11.58
Peter Oborne has announced he is to return to the Daily Mail four months after he resigned from The Daily Telegraph.
Television | 30 June 15 : 11.03
BBC head of news James Harding has apologised to Conservative minister Grant Shapps over coverage of his Wikipedia page.

Nationals

Neil Wallis: 'After four years of utter hell and devastation the case against me was: Well, he must have known'
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. If Wallis had been found guilty he would have faced an order to pay the prosecution costs on top of his own. But having been found innocent he has been told he has no chance of recouping legal fees which have run into the hundreds of thousands.

Media law

Neil Wallis: 'After four years of utter hell and devastation the case against me was: Well, he must have known'
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. If Wallis had been found guilty he would have faced an order to pay the prosecution costs on top of his own. But having been found innocent he has been told he has no chance of recouping legal fees which have run into the hundreds of thousands.