John Murray: conferred with an honorary doctorate from Wake Forest University in the United States

Former chief justice John Murray has been conferred with an honorary doctorate from Wake Forest University in the United States. Mr Justice Murray rec(...)

Dean Baquet, who has replaced Jill Abramson as executive editor of the New York Times, outside the company’s headquarters in New York. Photograph: Todd Heisler/New York Times service

The New York Times, which employs 445 people in its technology department, thinks it might be too “print-centric”. The New York Times, which la(...)

‘Thanks your for email. I’m out of the office on monthly leave, reclining on a chaise longue with a hot-water bottle, being fed Maltesers by golden-ha(...)

The New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger Jr, center, and Jill Abramson, right, who was sacked as editor of the New York Times last week, celebrate the four Pulitzers won by The Times in 2013. File photograph: Ruth Fremson/The New York Times

When you get fired, the most important thing is to put it swiftly behind you. That is going to be quite hard for Jill Abramson, who was sacked as edit(...)

 Jill Abramson with her successor Dean Baquet, left, and outgoing executive editor Bill Keller after Keller announced Abramson would succeed him and Baquet would become managing editor of the New York Times on June 2nd, 2011. Photograph: The New York Times

JESSICA GLENZA The most august newspaper in the US, the New York Times, was left reeling on Wednesday after its executive editor, Jill Abramson, was f(...)

Image of the week: Pfizer coins it Pfizer chief executive Ian Read (in the red tie) is seen here arriving to give evidence at a British parliamen(...)

Jill Abramson, who was appointed first woman editor of the New York Times in 2011. Photograph: Brad Barket/Getty Images

The New York Times Co said that managing editor Dean Baquet will become executive editor of the company’s flagship newspaper, effective immediately, s(...)

The International Herald Tribune will re-launch as the International New York Times from tomorrow as part of the company’s global growth strategy. Photograph: Bloomberg

While some newspaper companies have spent recent years shifting their emphasis to other types of investments like television, The New York Times has (...)

Like most journalists, I’m widely regarded as an indispensable force for good in the battle to restore western civilisation. Oops, I’m co(...)