By PA Mediapoint 18 September 15:51
Paul Randall, 49, found out the model was at a Westminster police station where he worked on 25 October 2006 and rang the tabloid newspaper which dispatched a photographer to the scene. Although he was one of two sources for the story, his information helped The Sun get the scoop on the South London-born model, resulting in two stories being published, prosecutor Stuart Biggs said.
Met Police says it does not keep track of times it has used RIPA to obtain journalists' phone recordsBy William Turvill 18 September 11:51
The Metropolitan Police does not appear to know how many times it has seized the phone records of journalists and news organisations.
News Corp warns EU that 'cynical' Google will kill newspapers if allowed to continue to 'abuse its dominance'By Dominic Ponsford 18 September 10:42
News Corp has urged the European Commission to take action to stop Google using its dominant internet search platform to “eliminate competition”.
Surrey Police and Crime Commissioner condemns Met Police seizure of Sun phone records and backs Press Gazette campaignBy Dominic Ponsford 17 September 10:44
A former Met Police commander with 30 years' experience in the force has publicly backed Press Gazette’s campaign to stop the police spying on journalists.
By William Turvill 17 September 8:49
Google has removed the link to the 2003 story, about Tim Blackstone, under certain search terms.
Times dep ed: 'The Guardian club’s an interesting one... because you don’t get very much for being a member'By Axegrinder 16 September 15:52
Being as impartial as the BBC, Axegrinder hasn't - and won't - be giving his opinion on The Guardian's new membership scheme - in which ‘patrons’, for £60 a month, can enjoy a “backstage pass” to the paper.
Times titles and Sun complete move to The News Building: 'A monument to meritocracy...a place of energetic empathy'By Dominic Ponsford 16 September 14:58
The Times, Sunday Times and Sun today completed their move to a new building at London Bridge which News Corp’s chief executive Robert Thomson said would be a “monument to meritocracy”.
By William Turvill 16 September 13:22
Leapman (pictured by Mike Gunnill) was convicted of raping a woman in July after previously being found guilty of downloading child sex abuse images.
EastEnders actor Steve McFadden wins payout from News of the World and Met Police over hacking and leaksBy William Turvill 16 September 11:44
McFadden, who plays Phil Mitchell in the BBC programme, sued News Group Newspapers for the interception of his voicemails, and the Met Police for selling private information about him to the paper.
By William Turvill 16 September 10:51
Although they are all based in close proximity, sharing a floor in Northcliffe House below the Mail titles, Rajan emphasises that The Independent maintains independence from the Independent on Sunday, i and the website - and even more so from the Evening Standard and London Live - managing them in a "collegiate way".
By Dominic Ponsford 15 September 11:38
Only one Scottish Sunday newspaper has backed a ‘yes’ vote in this week’s Scottish referendum with the rest either sitting on the fence or backing a ‘no’.
By Press Gazette 15 September 10:46
The Financial Times today unveiled its first print edition redesign since 2007.
By PA Media Lawyer 12 September 11:22
Mahmood, known as "the fake sheikh", who is currently suspended from The Sun, came under scrutiny earlier this year with the collapse of the trial of singer Tulisa Contostavlos for alleged involvement in a drug deal.
By Dominic Ponsford 12 September 8:55
The Daily Telegraph has become the last newspaper to be censured by the PCC after it published details after needlessly identifying the wife of a convicted paedophile.
By PA Mediapoint 12 September 8:37
The journalist, who cannot be named for legal reasons, appeared before a judge at the Old Bailey alongside Trust worker Alan Hagan, 47.
By William Turvill 11 September 11:17
A Daily Telegraph column written by the Prime Minister was judged to have breached the Editors' Code of Practice.
By Press Gazette 11 September 9:26
The Scottish newspaper's front page carries the headline: "Scotland's Decision" and declares: "With exactly a week to go before our historic referendum The Scotsman gives its verdict on the choice before us: we are better together."
PCC rejects complaint against Guardian for 'payment to criminal' Chris Huhne - whose contract has now terminatedBy William Turvill 11 September 8:56
The PCC, which has this week ceased to exist, investigated after a member of the public claimed the paper had breached clause 16 (payments to criminals) of the Editors' Code of Practice.
£60 a month for 'backstage pass' as Guardian unveils membership scheme and plan to open 30,000 sq ft events 'space'By William Turvill 10 September 15:22
The newspaper group is inviting members to become ‘friends’, free of charge, ‘partners’ for £15 a month or ‘patrons’ for £60 a month.
Scottish Sun condemns 'insulting' and 'inept' pro-Unionist parties as Murdoch signals backing for independenceBy Dominic Ponsford 10 September 11:27
The Scottish Sun today condemned the “pro-Unionist parties” as its owner gave the strongest hint yet that he backed Scottish independence.