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By Press Gazette 27 January 10:57
MailOnline, the world’s largest English-language newspaper website with over 200 million monthly unique visitors globally, is looking for an experienced and talented journalist, who is both fluent in English and Mandarin, to join the Global News desk in the London bureau (advert).
By Joanna Geary 27 January 9:47
Joanna Geary is head of UK news partnerships for Twitter and was formerly social and communities editor of Guardian News and Media. Here she shares her tips on how journalists can make the most of Twitter ahead of the 2015 general election
By William Turvill 27 January 9:34
Trinity Mirror is facing a fresh wave of phone-hacking compensation claims after the current group are settled in the High Court. Cricketer Phil Tufnell and his wife Dawn, actor Neil Morrissey and newsreader Natasha Kaplinsky are among those to have filed claim forms against Mirror Group Newspapers. Some 28 claims made up the first wave of action against the Mirror, with a two-week trial featuring eight representative cases set to take place in March.
By Emilio Casalicchio 26 January 16:58
Former editor of Take a Break magazine John Dale would like to see others follow his example by launching constituency-wide TV channels in the run-up to the May 2015 general election.
By Dominic Ponsford 26 January 14:48
In January 2011 the Met Police launched what is now reckoned to have become the biggest UK criminal investigation ever, into journalists.
By Emilio Casalicchio 26 January 12:26
Sinead McIntyre has been appointed editor of the Sun on Sunday magazine, Fabulous, after 20 months as acting editor of the title.
By Emilio Casalicchio 26 January 11:44
Of those voting, members of the NUJ voted 85 per cent in favour of moving to a ballot for strike action, members of Bectu voted 86 per cent in favour and members of Unite 78 per cent in favour.
By William Turvill 26 January 11:42
The football editor of the Birmingham Mail has been made editor of the Coventry Telegraph.
By PA Mediapoint 26 January 11:18
Former communications secretary Paddy Harverson said while The Sun's coverage was "generally" positive about the young princes' performance during their officer cadet training, it was "important to remember" some stories "should have been private".
By Emilio Casalicchio 26 January 10:52
Tim Singleton (pictured above) has been promoted to deputy editor at ITV news, alongside his present duties as director of news-gathering.
By William Turvill 26 January 10:24
The appointment of Patrick Strudwick, who is currently a national newspaper freelance, comes after the US-founded website in recent weeks appointed investigations and culture editors in the UK.
By Emilio Casalicchio 26 January 10:13
Jackie Annesley (pictured above) has been appointed editor of The Sunday Times Style supplement, after spending four months as the magazine’s acting editor.
By PA Mediapoint 26 January 9:33
Trinity Mirror has admitted that 71 stories across its three national titles, with 45 bylines attached to them, were the result of phone-hacking, the High Court has heard. Last week, a date was set for the High Court to decide the amount of compensation to be awarded in civil voicemail interception cases brought against Mirror Group Newspapers. Eight representative cases, none of which have settled, are due to come before Mr Justice Mann in London on 2 March for a two-week trial.
By Dominic Ponsford 23 January 10:17
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.
By William Turvill 23 January 10:11
Bullying, poor management and unfair recruitment processes have been highlighted as areas of "real concern" at the BBC following a staff survey.
By William Turvill 23 January 9:35
Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne is suing Express Newspapers again after winning damages from publisher less than a year ago.
By William Turvill 23 January 8:41
Zanny Minton Beddoes, who is currently business affairs editor and was previously economics editor, will be promoted into the role, the magazine has announced.
By PA Mediapoint 23 January 7:53
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.
By Dominic Ponsford 22 January 16:27
Three years after the initial arrests, after three months of hearings and 49 hours of jury deliberations there have been no convictions in the Sun six trial.
By William Turvill 22 January 14:00
The Kent and Sussex Courier will not be able to cover the Tonbridge Angels’ Kent Cup match on Monday because they are playing away at Gillingham Football Club.

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