22 Jul 2015
Former Number 10 spin doctor Andy Coulson (pictured, Reuters) has been ordered to pay £150,000 towards the costs of the marathon hacking trial.
21 Jul 2015
Police and prosecutors were wrong to treat an investigative journalist who exposed a drug-taking doctor as a suspect and interview him under caution, the Crown prosecution Service has said.
16 Jul 2015
Culture Secretary John Whittingdale said that the upcoming review of the BBC's Royal Charter will look at whether the broadcaster should continue to be "all things to all people" or should have a more "precisely targeted" mission in terms of its output.
13 Jul 2015
The BBC has been cleared of breaching broadcasting rules after it screened a clip of a schoolboy telling a leading politician he would vote for Ukip to "get all the foreigners out of the country".
10 Jul 2015
Comedian Freddie Starr has lost his damages claim against a woman who said he groped her when she attended a Jimmy Savile TV show when she was 15 years old.
09 Jul 2015
The BBC's political editor Nick Robinson is joining the flagship Radio 4 Today Programme to replace Jim Naughtie who announced his departure this week. Robinson, who recently took time off to recover from a lung cancer diagnosis, will start on air from autumn with his replacement yet to be announced.
08 Jul 2015
A former News of the World royal reporter who was found guilty of getting scoops from one of Prince Harry's comrades has formally had his conviction quashed by the Court of Appeal.
06 Jul 2015
The final News of the World journalist to be convicted for his role in the phone-hacking scandal has been spared jail.
06 Jul 2015
Blood cancer charity Anthony Nolan searched the worldwide registers and was able to find an individual whose tissue type matched her own and who is available to donate.
02 Jul 2015
The BBC will continue to use the term Islamic State to describe the jihadist group in order to maintain the broadcaster's impartiality, its director general has said.
29 Jun 2015
A mental health nurse at Broadmoor high security hospital has been jailed for two years for selling stories about some of Britain's most notorious killers to the News of the World and Mirror newspapers.
26 Jun 2015
The BBC Trust could be scrapped, with its role overseeing the broadcaster handed to media watchdog Ofcom under plans being drawn up by the Government, according to reports.
23 Jun 2015
Stefan Stoehr said Ahmed Mansour "is free", but could not immediately provide any more details.
18 Jun 2015
News of the World editor Andy Coulson convinced his deputy, from west London, that a scoop about then home secretary David Blunkett's affair with a married woman had come from a "source" - when in fact it was from phone-hacking, a court has heard.
18 Jun 2015
A woman has described to the High Court how she was "goosed" by comedian Freddie Starr in Jimmy Savile's dressing room when she was 15.
11 Jun 2015
Rupert Murdoch is reportedly preparing to stand down as chief executive of media giant Twenty First Century Fox and hand over the role to his son James.
09 Jun 2015
Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson's deputy has gone on trial accused of plotting to hack voicemail messages.
03 Jun 2015
The corporation's economics editor, 55, a former newspaper journalist, won plaudits for his scoops on the financial crisis.
03 Jun 2015
Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson has been cleared of perjury at the trial of former socialist MSP Tommy Sheridan after the case against him collapsed.
27 May 2015
A Broadmoor nurse from Somerset has admitted selling stories about some of Britain's most notorious killers to the News of the World and Mirror newspapers. (Picture: Shutterstock)