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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.
Appointments | 23 January 15 : 08.41
Zanny Minton Beddoes, who is currently business affairs editor and was previously economics editor, will be promoted into the role, the magazine has announced.
Broadcast | 23 January 15 : 07.53
The chances of televised political debates taking place during the general election campaign appear no more certain after proposals for a revised format sparked fresh complaints from excluded parties.
Nationals | 22 January 15 : 13.40
A judge in London was told that EastEnders star Jessie Wallace, singer and TV personality Peter Andre and actor and singer Darren Day have also settled actions against Mirror Group Newspapers (MGN).
Nationals | 22 January 15 : 12.39
All national newspaper websites saw their unique daily browser count go up year on year in December, according to ABC.
Nationals | 22 January 15 : 11.36
Coulson, 46, and former News of the World royal editor Clive Goodman, 57, are jointly charged with two counts of conspiracy to commit misconduct in a public office in relation to payments to police officers for the books containing Palace contacts.
Nationals | 22 January 15 : 08.53
The Times reported on Tuesday that its sister paper “will no longer feature topless models on page 3 after quietly dropping one”.
Nationals | 22 January 15 : 09.47
Associated Newspapers does not dispute that Rowling is entitled to such a move - where the claimant alone makes a statement - but objects to a number of terms in the proposed draft.
Regulation | 21 January 15 : 10.03
Chairman of press regulator IPSO Sir Alan Moses has told press owners to scrap rules which allow them to “obfuscate and resist” an investigation.Moses was giving evidence yesterday to the House of Lords Communications Committee.
Nationals | 22 January 15 : 11.48
Head of news Chris Pharo, ex-deputy news editor Ben O'Driscoll, reporter Jamie Pyatt and former managing editor Graham Dudman are on trial at Kingston Crown Court in south west London, accused of conspiring to commit misconduct in public office.
Nationals | 21 January 15 : 11.17
Head of news Chris Pharo, ex-deputy news editor Ben O'Driscoll, reporter Jamie Pyatt and former managing editor Graham Dudman are on trial at Kingston Crown Court in south west London accused of conspiring to commit misconduct in a public office.
Nationals | 21 January 15 : 09.31
Government ministers have welcomed reports that the Sun has dropped Page 3 girls - with one branding the controversial feature "old-fashioned sexism".
Nationals | 20 January 15 : 16.15
The Sun’s spokesperson has described reports that the paper has axed its Page Three topless photos after 44 years as “wild speculation”.
Nationals | 20 January 15 : 06.17
The Sun appears to have stopped publishing topless pin-ups on page three after 44 years.
Wires and Agencies | 21 January 15 : 11.04
The union said the figure - which is made up of 16 TV content roles, eight TV pages roles and three weather and finance positions - represents a third of editorial staff in this area of the agency.

Nationals

Gavin Miller QC says journalist trials 'make no sense to jurors' who are asking 'what on earth is the criminality?'
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. And the paper notes today that the trial judge praised Sun head of news Chris Pharo, 45, ex-deputy news editor Ben O’Driscoll, 38, reporter Jamie Pyatt, 51, and former managing editor Graham Dudman, 51 for acting with “great dignity throughout” the trial. It estimates that the trial has cost the taxpaper £3m, with a further £2m in defence costs.

Media law

Gavin Miller QC says journalist trials 'make no sense to jurors' who are asking 'what on earth is the criminality?'
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. And the paper notes today that the trial judge praised Sun head of news Chris Pharo, 45, ex-deputy news editor Ben O’Driscoll, 38, reporter Jamie Pyatt, 51, and former managing editor Graham Dudman, 51 for acting with “great dignity throughout” the trial. It estimates that the trial has cost the taxpaper £3m, with a further £2m in defence costs.