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# newspapers - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Savita tragedy continues to attract international attention

“Ireland Murders Pregnant Indian Dentist.”

# newspapers - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Changes announced at the Irish Daily Mail

Editor-in-chief of Associated Newspapers Ireland Eric Bailey will step down in January next year.

# newspapers - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Brazilian newspapers opt out of Google News service

The national newspaper association – which accounts for 90 per cent of circulation – says the service reduces traffic.

# newspapers - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Editor of Irish Sun to leave amid 'significant changes'

Mick McNiffe, who has edited the paper since 2005, will be replaced – for now – by an assistant editor from the British edition.

# newspapers - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Irish Times records pre-tax losses despite increase in turnover

Accounts for The Irish Times Ltd also show a significant increase in the pensions deficit at the newspaper publisher.

# newspapers - Monday 24 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Finally, The Streets Are Safe Crime

Finally, The Streets Are Safe

Unfortunate headline placement of the day.

# newspapers - Friday 24 August, 2012

Latest figures show continued fall in Irish newspaper sales

An ABC report shows sales in both the daily and Sunday newspaper segments as having fallen in the last 12 months.

# newspapers - Thursday 23 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge The Naked Prince: How British media got around the 'ban' on nude photos Dirty Harry This post contains images

The Naked Prince: How British media got around the 'ban' on nude photos

The royal family issued threats to anyone who printed the Prince Harry pictures. So newspapers had to get creative…

# newspapers - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Google takes out print advertisements in a bid to show they don't work

Google, famed for their online search engine, have temporarily entered the print advertising market.

# newspapers - Friday 10 August, 2012

Sun newspaper ordered to give documents to Louis Walsh

The entertainment manager is suing the newspaper for defamation over an article about allegations of a sexual assault in the toilets of Krystle nightclub.

Newspapers still losing readers but tabloids buck trend

There is “no evidence” of people switching from print to online newspapers in the past year, says survey.

# newspapers - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Wait, that's the other team! Papers print wrong Olympic photo Whoops

Wait, that's the other team! Papers print wrong Olympic photo

Somebody will be apologising fulsomely this morning.

# newspapers - Thursday 26 July, 2012

From The42 ‘The biggest newspaper in the world’ — L’Equipe produce giant edition to mark London 2012 Broadsheet

‘The biggest newspaper in the world’ — L’Equipe produce giant edition to mark London 2012

In two sections measuring 32 inches side to side and 22 inches up and down, the paper admitted it would cause problems for commuters.

# newspapers - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Murdoch resigns from boards of UK newspapers

News International sought to play down the development, saying it was “a corporate house-cleaning exercise” prior a planned company split.

# newspapers - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Independence of regulator from press and State crucial - Press Ombudsman

Ireland’s Press Ombudsman John Horgan appeared before the Leveson inquiry into media ethics yesterday to discuss press regulation.

# newspapers - Friday 6 July, 2012

The future of journalism: What Irish media bosses are saying Media This post contains videos

The future of journalism: What Irish media bosses are saying

Figures from RTÉ,, The Irish Times and Silicon Republic on the challenges – and innovations – lying ahead for digital news journalism.

# newspapers - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Murdoch's News Corp considering plan to split company

Newspaper business could be split into a separate company.

# newspapers - Friday 15 June, 2012

Another pension scheme may bite the dust: Why is it happening?

Independent News and Media may close pension scheme as AIB says it will.

# newspapers - Friday 8 June, 2012

Rabbitte denies 'calling in newspaper editors' to complain about coverage

The communications minister flatly denies a Sunday Independent report that editors had been “called in”.

Tense scenes expected at Independent News & Media AGM today

The company has asked shareholders to remove a representative of Denis O’Brien from his position as director.

# newspapers - Thursday 7 June, 2012

TV the main source of news for Irish people… but websites are catching up

Plus, is one of Ireland’s most-owned news apps.

# newspapers - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

One in five marketing executives spend most of their budget online

Digital marketing survey shows Irish marketeers are using social media platforms for online marketing.

# newspapers - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Former Cameron aide and NoTW editor held on suspicion of perjury

Andy Coulson detained by Scottish police at his home in London.

# newspapers - Monday 28 May, 2012

'Odious practices' exposed by Leveson not present in Ireland - Rabbitte

The annual report of the Press Council of Ireland and the Press Ombudsman was launched in Dublin today with the Leveson inquiry featuring heavily.

# newspapers - Friday 25 May, 2012

Column: How the news industry is missing the point

News organisations have lost their way. Why? Because they’ve forgotten what business they’re in, writes Dylan Collins.

# newspapers - Friday 18 May, 2012

Unexpected move of the day: Warren Buffett to buy 63 newspapers

“In towns and cities where there is a strong sense of community, there is no more important institution than the local paper,” the billionaire investor said.

# newspapers - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Investor buys 5 per cent of Independent News & Media in one single trade

A single trade worth almost €10 million – totaling some 27.7 million shares – went through on the stroke of noon.

Column: On World Press Freedom Day, Ireland can stand proud

We might moan about the press – but Irish media consumers are among the world’s luckiest, writes Ross McCarthy.

# newspapers - Friday 27 April, 2012

Column: 'The press is becoming the battleground for thought control'

Nobody is investing in newspapers for profit any more, writes Michael McDowell. Instead, it’s driven by political and editorial control and influence.

# newspapers - Friday 20 April, 2012

AUDIO: What did Gavin O'Reilly do with his first day post-INM resignation?

Family visits and a holiday are in the offing… However, INM re-releases its statement today to remove the word ‘unanimous’ from the directors’ decision on the deal O’Reilly received on departure.

# newspapers - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Gavin O'Reilly steps down as CEO of INM

Vincent Crowley, current Group Chief Operating Officer, appointed in his place.

# newspapers - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Column: The future of the media in Ireland is more diverse, more democratic and driven online

Talking about old versus new media misses the point, writes Communications Minister Pat Rabbitte. Instead, we need to look at copyright, regulation, and defamation.

# newspapers - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Tabloids have up to twice as many negative headlines as positive - study

A study of five Irish tabloids over a two-week period shows a distinct preference for negative headlines on stories.

# newspapers - Friday 9 March, 2012

Germany's biggest-selling daily abandons front page nudes

To mark International Women’s Day, Bild gives its female staff the day off – and decides to scrap its front-page topless models, something it’s only ever done a few times before.

# newspapers - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Roy Keane and Glenda Gilson for new Irish Sun on Sunday

Some familiar faces from News of the World and Irish Sun pop up in Sunday edition due to be launched this weekend.

New figures show falling circulation for most Irish daily newspapers

ABC figures show the Sunday World as the highest-selling paper in Ireland, marginally ahead of the Sunday Independent.

# newspapers - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

David Norris says tabloid editor told him stories about him were "payback"

Independent senator and former Presidential candidate scathing of media standards during discussion in Seanad.

# newspapers - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Poll: Should other media be funded through the new 'broadcasting charge'? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should other media be funded through the new 'broadcasting charge'?

The government wants to replace the TV licence, potentially funding broadcasters other than RTÉ. Should it go further?

# newspapers - Friday 10 February, 2012

IrishCentral announces new community newspaper division

The owner of IrishCentral, Niall O’Dowd, announced that the Home & Away and Irish Emigrant print newspapers have joined this new division.

# newspapers - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Column: Old Media - don't fear New Media. Learn from it.

Newspaper man Alan Crosbie’s anti-’new media’ rhetoric smacks of a company under siege, writes Paul Quigley.