Media

Article image
Facebook reverses Australia news ban after government makes media code amendments
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg announces a compromise has been reached at the 11th hour as the legislation is debated in the Senate

Amanda Meade, Josh Taylor and Daniel Hurst

23, Feb, 2021 @4:57 AM

Article image
ABC journalism to appear on Google's News Showcase in lucrative deal
Facebook restores ABC Kids as government withdraws all advertising from social media platform

Amanda Meade

22, Feb, 2021 @4:30 PM

Article image
GB News will be staunchly independent, not ‘anti-impartiality’ | Letter
Letters: We aim to serve British communities who feel poorly represented by mainstream channels, says chief executive Angelos Frangopoulos

Letters

22, Feb, 2021 @2:59 PM

Article image
Chris Cramer obituary
CNN boss and former head of BBC news who was known for his forthright leadership

John Simpson

21, Feb, 2021 @5:40 PM

Article image
Eliot Higgins: 'People accuse me of working for the CIA'
The founder of the online investigative collective Bellingcat talks about working with Alexei Navalny, open source reporting and the trouble with ‘cyber-miserablism’

Luke Harding

20, Feb, 2021 @6:00 PM

Article image
Florida governor Ron DeSantis's plan to honour Rush Limbaugh raises hackles
Democratic leader angry at move to fly flags at half-staff for deeply divisive hard-right talk radio host who died this week

Martin Pengelly in New York and agencies

20, Feb, 2021 @1:21 PM

Article image
BBC to 'reflect' on Muslim Council interview condemned as strikingly hostile
Director general backs statement by Woman’s Hour and invites organisers of open letter to meeting

Aamna Mohdin Community affairs correspondent

19, Feb, 2021 @2:47 PM

Article image
Facebook and North Shore Mums: of all the pages blocked, this one fired up Paul Fletcher | The Weekly Beast
Banning the local mums group a ‘significant concern’, Australia’s communications minister says. Plus: the Outsiders presenters play dress-up

Amanda Meade

19, Feb, 2021 @6:32 AM

Article image
Facebook's Australia news ban: what is the social media giant up to and how will you be affected?
The company’s fight against the news media code has taken a dramatic turn. Will it mean more family photos and cat memes?

Josh Taylor

18, Feb, 2021 @6:14 AM

Article image
Hedge fund reaches $630m deal to buy remaining Tribune Publishing newspapers
Journalist lament the sale to Alden Global Capital, who will now own the Chicago Tribune, New York Daily News and others

Adam Gabbatt

17, Feb, 2021 @8:52 PM

Article image
Rush Limbaugh obituary
Rightwing broadcaster known for a brand of attacking ‘shock jock’ radio that set the tone for the internet age of politics

Michael Carlson

17, Feb, 2021 @6:22 PM

Article image
News Corp agrees deal with Google over payments for journalism
News Corp will receive ‘significant payments’ to feature news outlets in Google’s News Showcase

Alex Hern UK technology editor

17, Feb, 2021 @5:11 PM

60 / 3,150 pages