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30.03.17

NMA Keeps Pressure Up in Fightback Against Fake News

The News Media Association is pressing the government and regulators to investigate the damaging market impact of news aggregators on the news media sector’s long-term ability to carry out investigative journalism and fact-checking in an a...

23.03.17

George Osborne Appointed Evening Standard Editor

George Osborne has been announced as the new editor of the Evening Standard, succeeding Sarah Sands and taking up his role in early May. Mr Osborne said: "This is such an exciting and challenging job and I’m thrilled to take it on. Th...

23.03.17

National And Local Papers Cover Westminster Terror Attack

National and local papers across the UK have devoted their front pages to covering the appalling terror attack in Westminster yesterday in which four people died and 40 were injured.    Journalists based in the Westminster lo...

23.03.17

NMA: Is Govt Comms Strategy Helping Fake News To Thrive?

The News Media Association has called for a meeting to discuss the government’s “digital first” communications policy and the “safe, trusted environment” for advertising provided by newsbrands amid concerns around b...

23.03.17

Top US Brands Pull Google Ads In Protest At Hate Video Links

Some of the biggest brands in the US have pulled hundreds of millions of dollars of advertising from Google and YouTube amid growing concerns over advertising appearing next to extremist content. Johnson & Johnson became the latest bran...