Ian Burrell is Assistant Editor and Media Editor of The Independent.
22 August 2014 06:21 PM
Gary Lineker has criticised the price of tickets at Premier League games as "ridiculously expensive" and said the amount of money earned in television rights means clubs could charge afford to charge less.
22 August 2014 03:54 PM
The BBC has moved to protect its young audience by hiring a series of YouTube "vloggers" to work for Radio 1 ahead of the proposed closure of the youth-orientated television channel BBC3.
21 August 2014 07:15 PM
US media corporations could threaten Britain's unique blend
21 August 2014 06:21 PM
The BBC has been accused of breaching a notification agreement it has with ITN by not informing its rivals ITV News that it was using a news helicopter on the morning it covered a raid on the home of Sir Cliff Richard, following a deal struck by the corporation with South Yorkshire Police.
21 August 2014 12:14 PM
Director of television Danny Cohen said he found it 'entirely unacceptable'
20 August 2014 07:26 PM
Black stars write open letter to TV bosses to try and buck trend
19 August 2014 07:39 PM
Reporter’s relationship with police under scrutiny as Director General is summoned by MPs to explain extensive live broadcast of swoop on singer’s home
17 August 2014 07:56 PM
Poignant obituaries for the actor and comedian Robin Williams were not hard to find last week. But could the obit itself – a feature best suited to print media – be on its way out?
17 August 2014 07:52 PM
Just over three years ago, David Carr, media columnist of The New York Times, bearded the online youth network Vice News by deriding its coverage of a filthy beach in war-torn Liberia.
17 August 2014 07:50 PM
UK shows will stand a better chance of being hits if generated by an industry that reflects numerous cultures
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
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- 2 West poised to join forces with President Assad in face of Islamic State
- 3 Mother fed her daughter tapeworms to make her skinny for pageant
- 4 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 5 Pamela Anderson rejects ice bucket challenge because of ALS experiments on animals: 'Mice had holes drilled into their skulls'