As if the police had not already inflicted enough trouble on themselves with the plebgate saga, a Chief Constable had to ‘fess up that his force did not understand the law that protects an MP’s right to speak freely.
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Saturday 25 May 2013
Rupert Murdoch and his sons, James and Lachlan, will take board positions on the two companies that will emerge next month when News Corp splits into two, with the media conglomerate’s directors approving the spin-off plans yesterday.
Wednesday 22 May 2013
Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, spoke today of the challenges shared by Scotland Yard and the news media in serving the needs of London's increasingly diverse population.
Tuesday 14 May 2013
A hedge-fund tycoon lost more than £850,000 in a poker game at the weekend, it has been reported.
Sunday 12 May 2013
Smoking while pregnant harms foetal growth and development
Thursday 09 May 2013
Newspaper groups have unified behind a softened version of a Royal Charter on future press regulation by agreeing to drop a proposal which would have given them a veto over appointments to a new watchdog body.
Monday 06 May 2013
Independent on Sunday: Aviva faces new investor row at annual meeting
Sunday 05 May 2013
The Royal Society has defended its election of the Duke of York as a fellow despite some of its members branding him "over-colourful" and lacking a scientific background.
Friday 03 May 2013
The two brothers suspected of carrying out the deadly attacks on the Boston Marathon had originally planned to set off their bombs on 4 July, a law enforcement official said.
Liverpool's Luis Suarez bites Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic: how the British press and media covered the story
Monday 22 April 2013
Uruguayan branded "Cannibal of Anfield"
Monday 22 April 2013
It’s alright for some, isn’t it?
Tuesday 16 April 2013
James Harding, who recently resigned as editor of The Times, has been announced as the new Director of BBC News.
I’ll be there for you – but maybe not for your kids: The popularity of 'Friends' continues to grow...but is it too mature for children?
Monday 08 April 2013
The 1990s sitcom Friends is approaching its 20th anniversary, and its popularity among young people continues to grow.
Sunday 07 April 2013
The 'priority messages' system has been introduced to the UK after successful US trial
Wednesday 27 March 2013
The Sun is reportedly following the Telegraph in charging readers for online access.
Sunday 24 March 2013
Boris Johnson looked profoundly uncomfortable on this morning's Andrew Marr Show as stand-in host Eddie Mair grilled the Mayor of London on matters of personal integrity. Here's a transcript of one particularly bruising encounter:
Kirstie Allsopp has waded into the female fertility debate again
Gillian Anderson lays into gender disparity in Hollywood
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There’s no excuse for Dave Lee Travis’s behaviour, but we need to keep a sense of proportion
Mark Reckless becomes second Tory MP to defect to Ukip in a month
Should gay sex be illegal? 16% of Britons think so
Former Tory donor Arron Banks ups his Ukip donation to £1million following William Hague 'nobody' comment
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