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Mira Bar-Hillel says fellow UK-based Jewish journalists won't speak out against Israel 'for fear of retribution'25 Jul 2014
Mira Bar-Hillel, a freelance who has worked primarily for the Evening Standard over 30 years, has been accused of being an “anti-Semite” by former MP and Sun columnist Louise Mensch and others.
FT half-year results: Digital now makes up two-thirds of readership after 33 per cent rise to 455k subscribers25 Jul 2014
The newspaper today claimed a record total circulation – up 13 per cent in a year – with 677,000 readers across print and online.
24 Jul 2014
Mark Dinning, who has been the 25-year-old magazine’s longest serving editor, is going to edit Time Out Dubai.
Express journalists condemn Richard Desmond as 'Britain's greediest billionaire' and pledge fight against 200 job cuts24 Jul 2014
Express Newspapers journalists have condemned owner Richard Desmond as “Britain’s greediest billionaire” after they were told the company is seeking 200 job cuts.
24 Jul 2014
The increase, to £15m, up £5m from the same period last year, offset a £3m (5 per cent) fall in print advertising revenue from the Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday, which stood at £46m for the quarter.
Ashley Highfield: 'Regional press not like The Guardian where people stop buying print and consume online'24 Jul 2014
Highfield said that digital audience growth is “far outweighing any decline in print”, but added that he does not “want cannabilisation of what is our biggest source of revenue (print)”.
23 Jul 2014
Express Newspapers is seeking to make 200 editorial redundancies, cutting job numbers from 650 to 450.
BBC spent more than £200k on private detectives post-Savile 'to assist in extracting archived emails'23 Jul 2014
US firm Kroll and "a number of other third parties" were paid for investigations after the Savile scandal in 2012.
23 Jul 2014
The story, published online on 21 June 2012, was based on the academic’s website as well as views shared by anonymous students and a source at the Cambridge University Students Union.
Parent company celebrates Newsquest's 60 per cent year-on-year traffic increase as well as digital and circulation revenue rises23 Jul 2014
Announcing a second-quarter profits rise of 84 per cent and a 12 per cent increase in revenue year on year, Gannett also said Newsquest’s digital revenues are up 24.6 per cent.
22 Jul 2014
The change means the paper’s presses will be rolling from around midnight, but editor Keith Harrison said this does not mean it is now a “morning paper”.
Johnston Press shake-up sees Yorkshire and North East managing directors take charge of Scottish titles in combined roles22 Jul 2014
Johnston Press’s managing directors for Northern Ireland and Scotland are to leave as part of a shake-up that will see the company combine several publishing divisions.
'If there was someone to apologise to in person, I would': Sky News reporter explains MH17 bag rummaging22 Jul 2014
Colin Brazier has criticised reports of the incident that didn’t recognise his instant apology – "we shouldn't be doing this … this is a mistake" – instead being “determined to see what I did as a powerful example of journalistic vulturism”.
21 Jul 2014
Conducted for the BBC by Ipsos MORI in February, the survey’s aim was to gauge “public perceptions of impartiality and trustworthiness of the BBC”.
21 Jul 2014
The corporation remains the most trusted source of news in the UK, according to the report, “although we are slightly below the levels reached before October 2012 when the crisis broke over coverage of Jimmy Savile and the separate Newsnight child abuse investigation”.
21 Jul 2014
Publisher Johnston Press has agreed a long-term lease of four office suites in Berwick Workspace, located just behind 90 Marygate (pictured, Google), according to the newspaper.
Up to 100 jobs reported to be at risk across Express Newspapers as publisher plans 'digital first' future21 Jul 2014
The publisher, owned by Richard Desmond (pictured, Reuters), is expected to internally announce a savings target of between £10m and £14m, according to the report.
Russia Today London correspondent resigns in protest at 'disrespect for facts' over Malaysian plane crash18 Jul 2014
Sara Firth worked at Russia Today over five years, joining the Russian government-funded station in Moscow straight from City University in London.
More than a week after Socialist Worker joked about the death of a schoolboy there is no comment, no apology and no retraction18 Jul 2014
Last week the weekly newspaper reported the inquest of Horatio Chapple in a diary piece under the headline: “Eton by a bear? The inquest begins”. The page-two article finished with the line: “Now we have another reason to save the polar bears.”
John Sweeney loses job in cull of all Panorama's staff reporters: 'Management will gain more control'17 Jul 2014
John Sweeney has revealed his office nickname for the past few months has been “dead man walking”, and he was not surprised to have been made redundant by the BBC today.