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By PA Mediapoint | 26 Nov 2015
A former Broadmoor Hospital worker has been jailed for eight months for selling stories to The Sun about notorious patients including the Yorkshire Ripper.
Times corrects 'misleading' headline in follow-up of Sun's 'one in five British Muslims' poll reportBy William Turvill | 26 Nov 2015
The Times has issued a correction after following up on The Sun’s poll finding that “one in five British Muslims has sympathy for Isis”.
By William Turvill | 25 Nov 2015
The story, which featured on the newspaper’s front page on Monday, was based on a Survation poll of 1,000 British Muslims.
By Dominic Ponsford | 12 Nov 2015
A British grandfather today thanked The Sun for saving his life after after it campaigned against him receiving 378 lashes in Saudi Arabia.
By Dominic Ponsford | 30 Oct 2015
The Sun is to to scrap it online paywall on 30 November just over two years after it began charging for website content.
By PA Mediapoint | 30 Oct 2015
The first appearance of Mazher Mahmood takes place today at Westminster Magistrates' Court in London.
'They call it a crime, we call it democracy' - lawyers condemn 'unmitigated disaster' of journalist trialsBy Dominic Ponsford | 16 Oct 2015
“They call it a crime, we call it a democracy.” This was the verdict of one defence lawyer after the Operation Elveden prosecution of journalists over payments for stories concluded yesterday with the acquittal of Sun staffers Jamie Pyatt and Chris Pharo.
Sunday Times made 'significant inaccuracy' in report linking Mohamed Al Fayed to Queen Nazi salute video leakBy William Turvill | 15 Oct 2015
News of the video was broken by The Sun newspaper on Saturday 18 July. The next day, its News UK sister title The Sunday Times published a story headlined “Royals hunt source of Nazi salute film”.
Sun colleagues and journalists celebrate Pyatt and Pharo acquittals - but condemn 'utterly disgraceful' treatmentBy William Turvill | 15 Oct 2015
Sun colleagues and fellow journalists are celebrating the acquittals of Chris Pharo and Jamie Pyatt this afternoon.
Website ABCs: Metro in freefall, Sun drops below Express, Mirror blames Jennifer Lawrence for no yearly growthBy William Turvill | 15 Oct 2015
The Guardian and Independent were the only national newspapers to see their website figures grow month-on-month in September, according to ABC figures.
By PA Mediapoint | 15 Oct 2015
The last Sun journalists to be prosecuted under Operation Elveden investigation into cash for stories were cleared today. Following a re-trial at the Old Bailey, news editor Chris Pharo, 46, and district reporter Jamie Pyatt, 52, were found not guilty of aiding and abetting a Surrey police office
By PA Mediapoint | 15 Oct 2015
News editor Chris Pharo, 46, and district reporter JamiePyatt, 52, are charged with aiding and abetting the Surrey police officer to commit misconduct in a public office between 2002 and 2011.
By PA Mediapoint | 14 Oct 2015
The jury in the trial of two Sun journalists accused of paying a police officer for tips has retired to consider is verdicts.
Pyatt: Brooks' admission of police payments 'made it clear to me that I was not doing anything wrong'By PA Mediapoint | 07 Oct 2015
Evidence given by former Sun editor Rebekah Brooks (then Wade) to MPs in 2003 backed up the belief of Sun reporter Jamie Pyatt that he was "not doing anything wrong" in handing over hundreds of pounds in cash to a serving police officer, a court heard.
Sun's Jamie Pyatt tells court company 'sanctioned' payments to police source then handed over his emailsBy PA Mediapoint | 02 Oct 2015
A Sun journalist has described the moment he realised his newspaper had handed over his emails to police - despite his "moral and ethical" duty not to betray his sources. Jamie Pyatt, 52, told his trial that he worked "loyally" for the tabloid for 25 years and everything he di
Sun trial news editor on Brooks: 'She is now back in her job and I'm here answering these questions'By PA Mediapoint | 01 Oct 2015
A Sun news editor has told jurors that he is still answering questions about cash-for-stories allegations while his old boss Rebekah Brooks is "back in her job". Chris Pharo, 46, is on trial at the Old Bailey with district reporter Jamie Pyatt, 52 accused of aiding and abetting a Surrey
By PA Mediapoint | 30 Sep 2015
Rebekah Brooks brought a senior member of Sun staff to tears with a foul-mouthed text message when she edited the newspaper, the Old Bailey has heard.
Sun trial told Neil Wallis used Dear Deirdre letter to 'humiliate' reporter after pregnancy stopped New YorkBy PA Mediapoint | 29 Sep 2015
Giving evidence at his trial, Chris Pharo told jurors how the Sun used scantily clad models pretending to be readers with problems for the regular feature in the tabloid.
By William Turvill | 29 Sep 2015
The lawyers of talk show host Jeremy Kyle threatened The Sun on Sunday with an injunction ahead of its story reporting his wife's "20 sex romps" with a“polo hunk”.
By Dominic Ponsford | 29 Sep 2015
Sun reporter Mazher Mahmood is to face trial accused of conspiracy to pervert the course of justice. The news comes just after a year after he was suspended from his job following the collapse of the Tulisa Contostavlos drugs trial. Mahmood was accused by the trial judge in that case of giving