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Regionals | 25 November 14 : 08.46
Tindle Newsapers today announced the launch four new newspapers for London.   The move comes just weeks after Trinity...
Nationals | 25 November 14 : 18.19
Journalists at Express Newspapers have urged owner Richard Desmond to halt cuts which will see the businesss team reduced to one, TV pages completely outsourced and regionalised sport pages stopped. Express Newspapers is currently seeking to cut 200 editorial jobs reducing total headcount (full and part-time) to 450.
Criminal law | 25 November 14 : 12.28
The jury has retired to consider verdicts in the trial of a Sun reporter accused of plotting with a Government press officer over a string of leaks to the newspaper, including details of Alistair Darling's 2010 budget.
Defamation and libel | 25 November 14 : 10.08
A police officer who accompanied former Government chief whip Andrew Mitchell on two foreign trips has told the High Court that the MP was "unpleasant until he got what he wanted".
Websites | 24 November 14 : 17.19
The Sun claims to have more than doubled its digital subscribers to a total of 225,000 since the last release of paywall numbers a year ago...
Nationals | 24 November 14 : 15.29
Vitriolic media coverage which portrayed Rebekah Brook as a “figure of hate” made it impossible for her to receive a fair trial, her lawyer Angus McBride has alleged.
Nationals | 24 November 14 : 15.15
Jamie Pyatt, 51, said payments to police officers and other public officials were common knowledge among journalists and senior editors at the daily tabloid.
Criminal law | 24 November 14 : 09.36
Six journalists last week launched a legal challenge after they found, through subject access requests under the Data Protection Act, surveillance information about them on the Met's “National Domestic Extremism” database.
Nationals | 24 November 14 : 10.37
Jamie Pyatt, 51, who is accused of of paying public officials for confidential information at The Sun between 2002 and 2011, described his 2011 arrest as "awkward" and "distressing".
Media business | 24 November 14 : 08.21
Sister to the Herald, Sunday Herald and the Evening Times in Scotland, the title has promised to "fly a vibrant flag for independence".
Television | 24 November 14 : 11.08
The new chair of the BBC Trust has declined to reopen the Pollard Review into the Jimmy Savile scandal in the fact "crucial" evidence was omitted from it.
| 24 November 14 : 09.29
Sir Cliff Richard (pic: Reuters) is set to sue the BBC for breach of privacy over coverage of a police raid on his home, the Mail on Sunday reports.
| 20 November 14 : 22.00
Six journalists have launched a legal challenge against the Met Police after finding that surveillance information about them is being held on a “National Domestic Extremism” database.
Nationals | 21 November 14 : 12.26
The Herald and Times Group is Scotland is reportedly planning to launch a new daily newspaper supporting independence.
Consumer | 21 November 14 : 10.34
TeamRock, which publishes Classic Rock, Metal Hammer and Prog, has this month introduced paid-for content to its website.
Media business | 21 November 14 : 11.24
The publisher’s results for the end of September 2014 show its revenues fell from £82.6m in 2013 to £66m.
Defamation and libel | 21 November 14 : 08.18
The Supreme Court has rejected an attempt by Daily Mail publisher Associated Newspapers to appeal in a case in which it was ordered to pay £65,000 in libel damages to a management consultant it alleged had won a contract with the Metropolitan Police through cronyism.