NT News has its own "final solution" controversy, Bunnings snags a top spot over the ABC in trust rankings, News Corp expands online real estate business, plus other media tidbits from the day.
NT News Holocaust text breaches standards. The Australian Press Council has found the NT News in breach of its standards, after featuring a text message about Eurovision that referred to the "final solution". Published in the "Txt the editor" section, the May 17 edition of the paper included a text message referring to Israel winning the song competition's grand final: "I am not happy about the Eurovision winner and I would prefer another grand final solution". The NT News told the Press Council the message was not a reference to the Holocaust: