‘Rupert Murdoch ‘not fit’ to lead major international company, MPs conclude’
A Select committee report published today has said that Rupert Murdoch is “not a fit person to exercise the stewardship of major international company.”
‘James Murdoch to be criticised by phone-hacking report’
A report is being published today that is expected to “fall just short” of accusing James Murdoch of misleading parliament about the depth of his knowledge of phone-hacking at News International.
‘Call for Scottish Govt inquiry into plight of local press’
The NUJ have called for the Scottish Government to launch an inquiry into the future of the country’s media.
‘Johnston weekly to open new office in Selkirk’
The Johnston Press are closing offices in South Shields, Hartlepool, Berwick and Kelso, but the Scottish weekly the Southern Reporter has insisted on “business as usual.”
‘Journalism training centre noSWeat ceases trading’
noSWeat, the London-based journalism training centre is going into liquidation.
‘Many politics sites draw partisan audiences, but Politico strikes a perfect balance’
new comScore research shows that “while political blogs and sites may attract a good amount of visitors from across party lines, they are still more likely to regularly engage visitors who share the same views.”