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Broadcasters seek to revive general election TV debates with 7-7-2 formula which includes Greens and nationalists23 Jan 2015
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.
Cilla Black and others win Mirror phone-hacking payouts as court hears of 'widespread and habitual practice'22 Jan 2015
A judge in London was told that EastEnders star Jessie Wallace, singer and TV personality Peter Andre and actor and singer Darren Day have also settled actions against Mirror Group Newspapers (MGN).
22 Jan 2015
Head of news Chris Pharo, ex-deputy news editor Ben O'Driscoll, reporter Jamie Pyatt and former managing editor Graham Dudman had been accused - along with two colleagues - of conspiring to commit misconduct in a public office.
22 Jan 2015
Head of news Chris Pharo, ex-deputy news editor Ben O'Driscoll, reporter Jamie Pyatt and former managing editor Graham Dudman are on trial at Kingston Crown Court in south west London, accused of conspiring to commit misconduct in public office.
Judge in Sun six trial tells jury he will accept majority verdicts on Pyatt, Pharo, Dudman and O'Driscoll21 Jan 2015
Head of news Chris Pharo, ex-deputy news editor Ben O'Driscoll, reporter Jamie Pyatt and former managing editor Graham Dudman are on trial at Kingston Crown Court in south west London accused of conspiring to commit misconduct in a public office.
20 Jan 2015
The Sun appears to have stopped publishing topless pin-ups on page three after 44 years.
19 Jan 2015
Mr Justice Mitting, sitting in London, said last week that the claim brought against US-based Google Inc under the Data Protection Act was "not such that it has no real prospect of success" and should continue.
16 Jan 2015
Four former and current newspaper staff have been acquitted of corrupting public officials, a jury at Kingston Crown Court has ruled.
16 Jan 2015
Lord Best, who chairs the House of Lords Communications Committee, said broadcasters have to do more to increase the number of women on screen.
15 Jan 2015
Prosecutors have dropped the case against 13 footballers investigated over alleged match-fixing after considering the reliability of evidence from journalist Mazher Mahmood.
Sandhurst instructor paid £4,000 for leaking picture of Prince William in bikini, trial of four Sun journalists told12 Jan 2015
John Hardy was considered by the tabloid's royal editor, Duncan Larcombe, to be his "most important Sandhurst contact" during the time the brothers were officer cadets at the military academy between May 2005 and December 2006, jurors were told.
'This is a trial about greed': John Kay accused of paying MoD official £100k as trial of four Sun journalists begins07 Jan 2015
John Kay (pictured, Reuters) and Duncan Larcombe are in the dock at the Old Bailey alongside executive editor Fergus Shanahan, deputy editor Geoffrey Webster, former Colour Sergeant at Sandhurst John Hardy and his wife Claire.
06 Jan 2015
Jurors in the trial of current and former Sun newspaper staff allegedly involved in paying backhanders to public officials for stories have been told to consider the public interest in obtaining confidential information.
30 Dec 2014
The BBC has postponed a documentary based on the relationship between the royal family and the press in the aftermath of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales.
29 Dec 2014
The outgoing head of Ofcom has accused government representatives of showing favouritism to Rupert Murdoch's companies.
17 Dec 2014
Simon Harris was found guilty at Birmingham Crown Court today of a host of sex offences against vulnerable young Kenyan street boys.
News of the World features editor Jules Stenson pleads guilty to phone-hacking as Neil Wallis denies offence12 Dec 2014
At a hearing at the Old Bailey former features editor Jules Stenson admitted conspiring to intercept voicemail messages between 1 January 2003 and 26 January 2007.
04 Dec 2014
Nick Parker is accused of accessing the stolen phone of Labour MP Siobhain McDonagh to trawl through her private texts, some of which referred to David and Ed Miliband's leadership battle.
04 Dec 2014
The CPS said it had also offered no evidence in three live cases where the undercover journalist was a prosecution witness after reviewing the prosecutions in the wake of the collapse of the trial of former X-Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos in July.