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The Herald and Times Group in Scotland is to pilot launch a new daily newspaper supporting independence.
Malcolm MacDonald, head of circulation at the Herald and Times group, said in a letter to retailers published by The Guardian that the new launch is "a direct result of the circulation success of the Sunday Herald during and after the Scottish Independence referendum".
Future Publishing cut its total staff number from 980 to 577 in the year to September.
The US and UK-based company's results show its revenues fell from £82.6m in 2013 to £66m.
Future, which publishes T3 and Total Film among other magaziness, announced a loss before tax of £35.4m, compared with a loss of £2.2m last year.
According to the results, its print revenues fell from £52.2m last year to £38.4m, while its digital and diversified revenue fell from £30.4m to £27.3m.
TeamRock, which publishes Classic Rock, Metal Hammer and Prog, has this month introduced paid-for content to its website.
Readers can still access music news on the site, www.teamrock.com, but can also pay to access content from the printed magazines and "hand-picked archive content spanning 30 years".
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 won a contract with the Metropolitan Police through cronyism.
And the paper (editor Paul Dacre pictured above) has said that the whole newspaper industry should be concerned abou the “huge sums” the case has cost the publisher, because of the no win, no fee system which inflates costs for claimant lawyers.
The Court of Appeal has rejected a bid to give young people caught up in legal proceedings, including victims and witnesses, lifelong anonymity.
Three judges unanimously dismissed claims that they were legally entitled to keep their identities secret once they turned 18.
Section 39 of the Children and Young Persons Act 1933 gives under 18s in criminal proceedings in adult courts anonymity and protection from the glare of potentially harmful publicity.
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.
The Times reported earlier this month that the Met Police National Domestic Extremism and Disorder Intelligence Unit holds 2,000 records which relate to photographers and journalists.
A police officer who was sacked from the Met over her part in Plebgate has denied at the High Court that she was "intent on doing some damage" to former chief whip Andrew Mitchelland the Government.
Gillian Weatherley, who was dismissed for gross misconduct in April after a disciplinary panel found her to be a "thoroughly dishonest and incredible witness", was on duty on the Downing Street gates in September 2012 when Mitchell tried to cycle through.
The outgoing editor of the Journal in Newcastle has been fined £1,600 after his newspaper breached an anonymity order.
Brian Aitken, who it was this week announced will be leaving the Journal, pleaded guilty to a charge of having breached the order in a report which appeared in the newspaper in May last year.
District Judge Stephen Earle at Newcastle Magistrates' Court decided an editor is a person who can be prosecuted in relation to an alleged breach of an anonymity order made by a magistrates' court under section 39 of the Children and Young Persons Act 1933.
The freedom of the press is at stake after a Sun reporter was dragged through the courts for “doing her job”, the Old Bailey heard today.
Political journalist Clodagh Hartley, 40, is accused of arranging payments of £17,475 to HMRC press officer Jonathan Hall over a period spanning more than three years, in exchange for the information.
Alexandra Healy QC, for Hartley, said at the age of 36, just after the birth of her first child, she had been locked in a bitter dispute with a senior colleague.
A Sun reporter has told how he regularly paid Eton College pupils for stories in a local pub.
Jamie Pyatt, 51, the newspaper's Thames Valley district reporter, said a succession of sixth form pupils sold him tales of the latest scandal from the private boarding school.
He told Kingston Crown Court he maintained "excellent" contacts for years inside the school (pictured, Shutterstock), which is just outside Windsor.
"There were a number of Eton boys that used to drink in a bar in Windsor, in a back bar," he said.
Mail Online hit a new daily global traffic record of 12.1m daily unique browsers in October, according to ABC.
This compares with a previous record of 11.8m recorded the previous month.
According to ABC, 4.8m of Mail Online's daily traffic is UK-based with the rest coming from abroad.
ABC claims that Mail Online has 61m unique browsers per month in the UK and 132m in the rest of the world.
ABC records different devices logging on to websites, rather than different people.
Political journalists have expressed surprise and concern after research by Press Gazette revealed that 20 central Government departments employ more than 1,500 communications staff.
Freedom of Information Act releases and transparency figures show that the Home Office (pictured: Reuters) has 276 full-time equivalent staff with communications responsibilties.
Elsewhere, the Department of Work and Pensions employs 184 and the Cabinet Office employs 205.
The trial of a reporter accused of paying a government official for stories "is not about The Sun newspaper as an institution", the Old Bailey heard.
Clodagh Hartley, 40, is accused of arranging payments of £17,475 to HMRC press officer Jonathan Hall over a period spanning more than three years, in exchange for the information.
Hall, 43, convinced his girlfriend to let him use her account for receiving thousands of pounds from News International, the Old Bailey has heard.
Sun journalist Jamie Pyatt told Kingston Crown Court said Sun reporters routinely fiddled their expenses as compensation for working long hours in a tough environment.
Pyatt was giving evidence as he stood trial along with five colleagues from the paper accused of making illegal payments to public officials.
He said it was the "culture" across Fleet Street to claim for meeting a contact, when in fact reporters and journalists were enjoying a meal out.
The "Plebgate" row was "just a quirky incident with a gentleman on a bicycle who had the hump", the High Court has heard.
Ian Richardson, who was the senior police constable in Downing Street that night in September 2012 rebuffed a claim by James Price QC, counsel for former Government chief whip Andrew Mitchell (pictured: Reuters) that it was a "serious incident".
Richardson, who has recently retired after 30 years with the Met, told Mr Justice Mitting that Mitchell was annoyed when he was directed to the pedestrian gate and seemed "extremely irritated" as he dismounted.