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Ex-Times ed James Harding named BBC News chief

Former Times editor James Harding has been appointed as the BBC’s director of news and current affairs. Read the full story

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Tony Hall rallies BBC staff on first day as director general

The message from the BBC’s new director general was clear as he spent his first day in the role yesterday: “The BBC’s best days lie ahead of us.” Read the full story

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Who is the BBC’s new director general?

Tony Hall has been announced as the new director general of the BBC. But who is he, and what is he likely to bring to the corporation? Media Digest has a run down of the new man in charge. Read the full story

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“Before we all sink into a slough of digital dystopian despair, it might be worth considering this: is this a sign of the strength, not weakness, of revelatory journalism in the digital age?”

Charlie Beckett, director of POLIS at the London School of Economics, reacts to news that the UK government forced the Guardian into destroying hard drives that contained information leaked by Edward Snowden.

(Source: POLIS)


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