August 18, 2014 2
The Australian could never really be described as a fan of the Australian Press Council. But it has, in the past, been far more complimentary.
October 23, 2013 1
Scrutineers imported for WA count? ... extra beer for News Ltd's Sydney reunion ... underworld figure helps Sea Shepherd? ...
July 11, 2013
Sweeping changes at News Corp Australia have left some crucial positions vacant, and it's not clear if they will ever be filled. And who has taken redundancy from The Australian?
July 4, 2013 6
Why was Garry Linnell removed as editor of The Daily Telegraph? And can he stop Fairfax from going under? Matthew Knott profiles the divisive figure in this final instalment.
July 3, 2013 6
The Fairfax editorial supremo is anything but warm and fuzzy, but he is definitely making 'em talk about it. He sits down for a Chinese meal with Crikey to discuss his career and the future of media.
June 26, 2013 2
News Limited is changing its name to News Corp Australia plus other media news of the day.
June 26, 2013 1
Tom Waterhouse sells out ... News Ltd shuffles deck chairs ... Liberal donations ... Hockey's charm offensive
June 14, 2013 5
Rupert Murdoch's in town -- so senior News Limited staffers need to watch out. It's been a grim week for newspapers, with three News editors shown the door, and two editorial heavyweights gone from Fairfax.
June 4, 2013 1
Seven of Metro Media Publishing's eight eastern titles will close. Only the 148-year-old Dandenong Journal will remain open for business.
May 30, 2013 3
The V8 Supercar racing series flew journalists to America to cover an event. It's not the first time they've done it, and other sports like the AFL are also putting journalists on planes to maximise coverage.
May 9, 2013 2
Rural media giant APN, with a new CEO finally on board, is making a comeback. But shareholders and media analysts worry the journey from digital to print will still be a rocky road.
May 8, 2013 2
News Limited boss Kim Williams today unveiled a new paywall strategy for the company. All the details and other media news.
May 1, 2013 6
Queensland MP Bruce Flegg has lambasted News Limited's The Courier-Mail over its coverage of him, talking to Parliament to defend himself.
May 1, 2013 5
News Limited, Fairfax and other big media companies say the government's proposed whistleblower laws need major changes. It's brought them together to fight for whistleblower protection.
April 29, 2013 13
The line from News Limited on recognising local government in the constitution doesn't make much sense given the value of councils to the company's vast community newspaper network.
April 15, 2013 4
The One Big Switch campaign claims to offer discounts of hundreds of dollars on private health insurance in a win for "people power" and consumers. But does it deliver? Crikey intern Ben Westcott investigates.
April 12, 2013 1
Why is The Australian Financial Review spruiking a book by one of its writers on the death of Fairfax? There's a slew of such books coming out -- it may test Fairfax's tradition of openness.
April 11, 2013
All the latest tips and rumours from the Crikey grapevine.
April 10, 2013 3
News Ltd jitters over new subediting system ... wrong hire for Vic building group? ... join us inside Malcolm Turnbull's head ...
April 5, 2013 5
From what has appeared in print and from talk among brokers, there's a fear in the Murdoch camp that many investors, especially his big US supporters, don't want to be found owning a print-skewing company.