By Dominic Ponsford 01 October 14:44
The BBC has commissioned a regular half-hour programme called Digital Nation drawing on content from the UK’s network of 20 local TV stations.
By PA Mediapoint 25 September 11:32

BBC newsreader Sophie Raworth has been announced as a new presenter of Watchdog - more than 30 years after completing a work experience stint on the programme.

By PA Mediapoint 23 September 16:20
The Egyptian president has pardoned two journalists for Al Jazeera English and dozens of human rights activists.
By Dominic Ponsford and PA Mediapoint 21 September 10:12
The Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards cleared Sir Malcolm Rifkind and Jack Straw and said the "damage" done to the former MPs could have been avoided if Dispatches and The Daily Telegraph had "accurately reported" the exchanges they had filmed.
By William Turvill and Press Association 17 September 8:57
President Petro Poroshenko (pictured, Reuters) signed a sanctions list barring nearly 300 individuals from entering Ukraine.
By David Knowles 14 September 16:42
In an interview with Maitlis, Skinner explained that he was not taking a job in Jeremy Corbyn’s shadow cabinet.
By David Knowles 11 September 16:03
On Monday STV became the first broadcaster to televise a Scottish court case live and in full.
By PA Mediapoint and Press Gazette 07 September 7:28
The BBC will offer staff and content to local newspapers and allow rival shows to be seen on its iPlayer catch-up service in plans for a major shake-up of the corporation.
By William Turvill 03 September 15:17
Journalists have reported being "pushed away" by police from "distressing scenes" involving migrants at a Hungarian train station.
By William Turvill and Cameron Sharpe 02 September 13:45
Some 200 people were behind SSN's coverage of player transfers ahead of the window closure at 6pm yesterday.
By PA Mediapoint 02 September 13:18
Turnbull confirmed the news on Twitter after a story appeared in the Daily Mirror, saying: "He's right, you know."
By PA Mediapoint 28 August 9:44
Scotland must get a dedicated BBC television channel to counter the often "ill-informed" coverage of London-based journalists who have "totally failed" to cover constitutional change, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has demanded. As a minimum, Sturgeon called for BBC editors based within Scotland to have greater ability to influence UK reporting, a specific Scottish site for iPlayer programmes, Scottish Parliament oversight for the BBC in Scotland, greater use of Scottish opt-outs, and more powers for the BBC commissioners based in Scotland, during her Alternative MacTaggart lecture at the Edinburgh International Television Festival.
By Dominic Ponsford 25 August 9:56
Today programme presenter Nick Robinson has said that former SNP leader Alex Salmond is just the latest in a long line of politicians who have sought to the control the BBC.
By Dominic Ponsford 24 August 10:37
Copies of the long-awaited Smith report into abuse by Jimmy Savile on BBC premises are said to have been circulated among executives at the coporation.
By Press Gazette 24 August 9:59
Alex Salmond has described the BBC's coverage of the Scottish independence referendum as a "disgrace" as he hit back at outgoing political editor Nick Robinson's attack on "Putin-like" protests against the corporation.
By Conori Bell-Bhuiyan 20 August 9:45
BBC presenter and journalist Victoria Derbyshire has been diagnosed with breast cancer, the BBC reports.
By Dominic Ponsford 19 August 12:34

Sky News is to host a final leadership debate between the four Labour leadership contenders on 3 September.

Coverage will be fronted by Kay Burley, with Adam Boulton chairing the discusison.

Press release:

By Dominic Ponsford 18 August 13:52
Buzzfeed has received a $200m investment from broadcasting company NBCUniversal in exchange for a minority stake in the business.
By Dominic Ponsford 18 August 10:39
The BBC has broadcast nearly 200 documentaries provided at no cost with many secretly funded by special interests, Ofcom has found. The Ofcom report follows a wide-reaching inquiry which was begun in 2011 after an investigation by The Independent.
By Conori Bell-Bhuiyan 18 August 10:25
The Greek coastguard has suggested that ITV News presenter Tom Bradby’s memory was “blurred” when he accused officials of standing by while he dived into a harbour to try and save a drowning man.