Ian Burrell is Assistant Editor and Media Editor of The Independent.
24 July 2014 07:22 PM
The Crown Prosecution Service is scrutinising the accuracy of evidence given by undercover reporter Mazher Mahmood in more than 30 previous criminal cases in order to assess his credibility as a witness in a series of ongoing investigations due to come before the courts, The Independent understands.
24 July 2014 02:30 PM
23 July 2014 07:24 PM
David Cameron has been urged by Britain’s media organisations to “firmly resist” the potential implications of the controversial “right to be forgotten” ruling by the European Court which allows complainants to demand removal of online material from search results.
22 July 2014 05:22 PM
The journalist, who works for The Sun on Sunday, has been suspended pending further investigation
21 July 2014 07:13 PM
He will be hoping that he doesn’t have to swap his “rags”, as he calls them, for the type of prison clothing worn by those put behind bars
21 July 2014 07:10 PM
Judge Alistair McCreath’s comments raise the prospect of Mahmood being investigated for perjury or perverting the course of justice
21 July 2014 03:35 PM
The BBC has had a “fantastic year”, its director general Tony Hall said today, after 12 months in which the broadcaster has been pilloried by Parliament for misspending on executive pay and wasting £100m on a failed computer project, and when iconic presenters Rolf Harris and Stuart Hall have been jailed after high profile criminal trials.
21 July 2014 11:07 AM
BBC Director general Tony Hall described Davis as an 'outstanding journalist'
21 July 2014 12:36 AM
Broadcaster has cut its outlay on presenters and other stars by 15 per cent since 2009
20 July 2014 07:27 PM
The Sun claims to be relaxed in dismissing the vociferous “No More Page 3” petition, which stands on the verge of 200,000 signatures.
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