Ian Burrell is Assistant Editor and Media Editor of The Independent.
Rebekah Brooks cleared in phone hacking trial: What next for the flame-haired Murdoch 'chosen one' who became the most powerful woman in the British media?
24 June 2014 01:10 PM
She charmed both the horse-riding David Cameron and 'unofficial adviser' Tony Blair
23 June 2014 04:56 PM
One of the most colourful characters in the British media passes away unexpectedly
12 June 2014 12:00 AM
Weird news - from Sainsbury’s including a mannequin in a “slave costume” as part of a promotional display to Fox News accidentally broadcasting a picture of a penis in its coverage of a helicopter crash – is overtaking entertainment and celebrity stories as the key driver of traffic on digital news sites, according to a major report from an Oxford University-based institute.
11 June 2014 06:18 PM
Alexander Chancellor yesterday gently lowered himself into the editor’s seat at The Oldie magazine nearly four decades after taking on a similar role at The Spectator.
11 June 2014 05:43 PM
Some of the biggest PR companies in the world have signed a collective pledge to abide by the policies of Wikipedia after a “sock puppet” scandal in which spin doctors manipulated references to their clients on the site.
09 June 2014 11:52 PM
The lead writer of a BBC television series which gave a break to the Homeland actor David Harewood has claimed that it wrecked her career after she became typecast as a “black writer”.
09 June 2014 11:41 PM
Broadcaster says working class is still depicted as cliche and 'deserves better'
08 June 2014 10:22 PM
They have already been criticised for their “public school twittishness” by the Speaker of the House of Commons but now a senior television executive is calling for MPs to change their behaviour.
08 June 2014 07:39 PM
A new weekday evening show will take on C4 News and Newsnight
06 June 2014 06:24 PM
The secret report that helps Israel hide facts
A day in the life of Vladimir Putin: The dictator in his labyrinth
Were 'Poor Doors' added to mixed developments so wealthy residents don't have to go in alongside social housing tenants?
A new Russian revolution: The cracks are starting to appear in Putin’s Kremlin power bloc
Arizona execution lasts two hours as killer Joseph Wood left 'snorting and gasping' for air
Woman and two children killed by mob in riots over 'blasphemous' Facebook post in Pakistan
- 1 Woman and two children killed by mob in riots over 'blasphemous' Facebook post in Pakistan
- 2 Christians: The world's most persecuted people
- 3 The secret report that helps Israel hide facts
- 4 Danish TV reporter is all business up top, all party down below
- 5 Ross Burden dead: MasterChef and Ready Steady Cook star dies at age 45