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Nationals | 8 October 15 : 13.21
The Independent Press Standards Organisation has rejected a privacy complaint over a Mail on Sunday report that Nigel Farage (pictured, Reuters) had been questioned by police.
Television | 8 October 15 : 12.22
Broadcast regulator Ofcom has permitted six local TV stations to cut back on their commitment to local programming, news and current affairs
Wires and Agencies | 8 October 15 : 09.56
Exaro editor Mark Watts has suggested the BBC’s Panorama programme on the Metropolitan Police’s VIP paedophile investigation was in “contravention” of guidance issued by the Attorney General’s Office.
Media business | 7 October 15 : 08.39
Johnston Press has announced the closures of 11 free newspapers.
Wires and Agencies | 7 October 15 : 15.18
News agency journalists have complained of "unethical door knocks", "unreasonable hours" and "unacceptable" pay in an anonymous survey.
Appointments | 7 October 15 : 14.41
The BBC's Robert Peston has been confirmed as the new political editor of ITV News.
Television | 7 October 15 : 09.50
The Met Police has warned the BBC that its reporting could deter those making sex abuse allegations from coming forward.
Criminal law | 6 October 15 : 16.24
Metropolitan Police guidelines require officers to register “personal” relationships with journalists, consider the “motivation” of a drink offer and “avoid” the term off the record.
Nationals | 7 October 15 : 09.36
Evidence given by former Sun editor Rebekah Brooks (then Wade) to MPs in 2003 backed up the belief of Sun reporter Jamie Pyatt that he was "not doing anything wrong" in handing over hundreds of pounds in cash to a serving police officer, a court heard.
Regulation | 6 October 15 : 10.59
The Daily Telegraph breached the Editors’ Code by inaccurately reporting on its front page an allegation of anti-semitism made against Jeremy Corbyn.
Media business | 6 October 15 : 10.15
Dennis Publishing has announced the £3m launch of a new weekly fitness magazine for men.
Regulation | 5 October 15 : 13.58
The Independent Press Standards Organisation has upheld more complaints against the Express and Mail groups than any other newspaper titles. (Picture: Shutterstock)
Appointments | 6 October 15 : 08.55
Former Buzzfeed president Jon Steinberg is to leave Mail Online after 18 months as North America chief executive.
Media business | 5 October 15 : 15.22
Eight years after Guardian Media Group and Apax paid £1.1bn for Emap, the company name is to be "retired".
Appointments | 5 October 15 : 09.31
BBC economics editor looks set to go to move to ITV on a reported salary package of £750,000.
People | 5 October 15 : 11.59
Guardian editor Katharine Viner has given her first interview since taking from Alan Rusbridger, to Vogue magazine.
People | 2 October 15 : 12.53
Times chief investigative reporter and journalist of the year Andrew Norfolk says he owes his success to a "bullying bastard of a news editor" he worked with on the Scarborough Evening News.