There have been three more arrests made as part of Operation Elveden, the Met’s investigation into illegal payments to police and public officials. A Sun journalist is among the arrests.
‘Police pursue cases against ‘Brooks, Thurlbeck and Hill’
Ex-News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks, former News of the World chief reporter Neville Thurlbeck and Guardian reporter Amelia Hill are believed to be among 11 cases that the police are pursuing.
‘Sun set to open new Manchester HQ for the North’
The Sun is planning to open a new Manchester HQ.
‘Google and Twitter can’t police web content, says attorney general’
The attorney general Dominic Grieve has said that social networks must “act responsibly” but said that “excessive regulation” should be avoided.
‘Google’s Sergey Brin: state filtering of dissent threatens web freedom’
Following his comments in the Guardian earlier this week, Google co-founder Sergey Brin has re-emphasised his point that government control over the internet poses a momentous threat to web freedom.