Huffington Post UK political director Mehdi Hasan is joining Al Jazeera full-time to front a weekly news programme.
By PA Mediapoint 17 December 8:45
Simon Harris was found guilty at Birmingham Crown Court today of a host of sex offences against vulnerable young Kenyan street boys.
By Press Gazette 16 December 15:54
Long-serving BBC foreign correspondent Allan Little (pic: BBC) is leaving the corporation at the end of the year to "to pursue other projects".
By William Turvill 12 December 9:31
BBC News has 321 editors, according to information released under the Freedom of Information Act.
BBC Trust accepts evidence was omitted from Jimmy Savile report but new chair declines to reopen investigationBy William Turvill 24 November 11:08
The new chair of the BBC Trust has declined to reopen the Pollard Review into the Jimmy Savile scandal in the fact "crucial" evidence was omitted from it.
Press Gazette appeal to info chief forces BBC to admit three senior journalists were appointed without competitionBy William Turvill 17 November 11:18
The BBC has been forced to admit that three high-profile members of editorial staff were appointed without their jobs being advertised.
Mazher Mahmood speaks out about BBC: 'Deeply misleading... sources not credible... hell bent on broadcasting'By Dominic Ponsford 11 November 15:00
Sun reporter Mazher Mahmood has accused the BBC of giving “deeply misleading reasons” for postponing the broadcast if its Panorama Investigation Fake Sheikh: Exposed.
By Dominic Ponsford 11 November 10:21
BBC head of news James Harding said the corporation is investigating buying content from local newspapers and setting up a fund to pay for court reporting.
Harding: 'Extremely revealing' Panorama Mazher Mahmood expose pulled after information from lawyers at 7pmBy Dominic Ponsford 11 November 9:44
The 'Fake Sheikh', formerly of News of the World, was yesterday refused permission to appeal Friday's decision by a High Court judge to reject his injunction against the programme.
By Press Gazette 10 November 21:01
A BBC Panorama episode about undercover journalist Mazher Mahmood with up-to-date images of the ''Fake Sheikh'' was not broadcast tonight despite a ruling in the Court of Appeal not to grant him an injunction over the screening.
By William Turvill and Press Association 10 November 17:18
The Panorama expose, presented by John Sweeney, is due to air at 8.30pm this evening.
Mazher Mahmood seeks permission to appeal failed injunction as BBC looks set to defy AG with broadcastBy William Turvill 10 November 10:06
On Friday, High Court judge Sir David Eady ruled that BBC Panorama should not be stopped from broadcasting recent images of the 'Fake Sheikh'.
Sky News apologises after error led to Max Clifford victim being named in recorded broadcast of appealBy PA Media Lawyer 10 November 8:32
The woman, who has lifelong anonymity under the terms of the Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 1992, complained to the police when she heard her name 17 minutes into an edited clip which went out on Sky's website on October 10.
Mazher Mahmood injunction bid fails but BBC warned by Attorney General not to broadcast Panorama expose of reporterBy William Turvill 07 November 16:17
Suspended Sun reporter Mazher Mahmood has failed in a bid to stop the BBC from publishing his image.
By PA Mediapoint 06 November 17:39
Investigative journalist Mazher Mahmood has applied to the High Court for an injunction to ban publication of anything showing his physical characteristics ahead of a BBC Panorama focusing on him.
By PA Mediapoint 05 November 9:06
Miriam O'Reilly told the House of Lords Communications Committee that the corporation was avoiding criticism of age discrimination and "comeback" for its actions.
By PA Media Lawyer 27 October 11:40
Colonel Mohamed Hassan, a spokesman for the judiciary in Mogadishu, says Ali Bashir Osman and Abdullahi Shariff were executed today.
BBC's Sir Cliff Richard 'leak' investigated by Met department that grabbed Sun phone records under RIPABy William Turvill 24 October 9:22
Met Police assistant commissioner Martin Hewett wrote to the chair of the committee, Keith Vaz MP, to say that the Directorate of Professional Standards was investigating the allegation that the BBC’s story had come from an Operation Yewtree.
By William Turvill 20 October 16:07
Unsworth will retain her previous title as she takes charge of the World Service, World News and bbc.com/news. She will also lead BBC Monitoring and will chair the BBC’s international development charity, BBC Media Action.
By William Turvill 20 October 9:05
Thomas has been acting editor of the title since May, when Tom Giles was moved into a strategy role at the BBC.