April, 2018

Reinstate Daily Mail journo, says union … Sales v Comey … Fox host’s Michael Cohen connection …

, Apr 18, 2018

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The journalists' union is calling for a fired reporter, who published a story labeling reality contestants 'vapid cunts', to be reinstated by Daily Mail Australia. And other media tidbits of the day.

Closing ceremony fallout continues … Pulitzer Prizes announced … Seven’s costs bloat …

, Apr 17, 2018

The Commonwealth Games closing ceremony snaffu rolls on, with Seven's Johanna Griggs firing back at ABC's Tracey Holmes' reports yesterday that Seven knew, or should have known, the details of the ceremony before it went to air.

Closing Ceremony damage control … The Oz’s amazing readership … Daily Fail …

, Apr 16, 2018

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The Commonwealth Games organisers are in damage control after their host broadcaster NEP failed to show footage of any athletes parading into last night's Closing Ceremony.

Craig McLachlan honoured … SBS’ new content boss … Chris Kenny’s return …

, Apr 13, 2018

The SBS has announced John Sintras as its new head of audience development and content. And other media tidbits of the day.

Exclusive watch … Jim Middleton leaves Sky for senator’s office … Russian journos sneak into hospital …

, Apr 12, 2018

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Some sibling rivalry erupted between News Corp stablemates over an "exclusive" story, and other media tidbits of the day.

Good feud guide … Marie Colvin targeted by Syrian government … Fox offices raided …

, Apr 11, 2018

Conservatives have found a new reason to yell at Yassmin Abdel-Magied. Plus, other media stories from the day.

Sunrise protest derails broadcast … Geoffrey Rush ‘hounded’ … the cost of speaking out …

, Apr 10, 2018

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Indigenous protest derails Surnise (as they actually make it on-screen). Plus other media tidbits from the day.

Cricket broadcast rights … Tele’s true crime podcast … Take 5’s new venture …

, Apr 09, 2018

Foxtel should be close to making a new offer for cricket rights after a bidding session last week fell flat. And other media tidbits of the day.

Daily Mail responds to court action … Facebook privacy investigation … Fox loses its grip …

, Apr 06, 2018

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Australia has launched its own investigation into Facebook's use of data, following a backlash against the social media giant.

AFP raid on Four Corners whistleblower … Courier-Mail’s dodgy prawn story … viewers tune in to Commonwealth Games …

, Apr 05, 2018

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A whistleblower's home has been raided after speaking to Four Corners and Fairfax. Plus, other media stories from the day.

To blur or not to blur … YouTube shooting fake news … Sunrise segment investigated …

, Apr 04, 2018

The media near unanimously showed the face of a man climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge this morning. Plus, other media tidbits from the day.

What would Jesus do (about tax)? … Nine locked out of Commonwealth Games … Fake News network …

, Apr 03, 2018

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Some media commentators tried their best to shoehorn Jesus into unlikely news stories for Easter. Plus, other media tidbits from the day.

Jon Faine misses the point … Nine’s bid for tennis rights … Cosmo cut from checkouts …

, Mar 29, 2018

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Melbourne radio host Jon Faine has apologised for a nightmare interview with disability activist Carly Findlay. Plus, other media stories from the day.

Domain execs to leave in shakeup … Seven sells Yahoo7 … ABC reporter’s ‘court showdown’ …

, Mar 28, 2018

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Senior executives at Domain will be leaving the recently-floated company in a restructure. Plus, other media news from the day.

Why did Fairfax cut Pascoe? … Yanks tune in for Stormy … Sun’s ‘honest mistake’ …

, Mar 27, 2018

Fairfax face questions over the departure of Michael Pascoe. Americans go nuts for the Stormy Daniels interview. Plus, other media tidbits from the day.

Contributor cut at Fairfax … AFLW’s front-page glory … ball-gate and broadcast rights …

, Mar 26, 2018

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There has been another high-profile victim falling to Fairfax's budget cutting measures. And other media tidbits of the day.

ABC’s Tonightly apology … media outlets lose Rebel appeal bid … Phillip Coorey’s new job …

, Mar 23, 2018

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The ABC has apologised to Australian Conservatives candidate Kevin Bailey after he was targeted in a Tonightly segment. And other media tidbits of the day.

A journalist’s nightmare … more Daily Tele ‘exclusives’ … Murdoch recovering from boat accident …

, Mar 22, 2018

Journalist Louise Milligan, author of Cardinal: The rise and fall of George Pell, has been ordered to transcribe her shorthand notes as she prepares to give evidence in Pell's court case.

‘Journalists are miserable’ … Tele defends Rush story … Fifield advises against dropping the C bomb …

, Mar 21, 2018

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Former Fairfax editorial director Sean Aylmer has called journalists "insecure" and "miserable", while describing how he needed to pull back from being "too honest" in talking about restructures at the media giant because of leaks to rival outlets.

Sunrise’s panel follow-up … Court rules against Tele in Rush case … Chip shot from the bunker …

, Mar 20, 2018

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Sunrise has followed up its error-ridden, all-white panel discussion of removing Aboriginal children from their families. Plus, other media tidbits from the day.