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Watchdog stopped ministers breaching neutrality code in top BBC and BFI hires

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A watchdog had to prevent ministers breaching a strict code on political neutrality and independence during the search for new chairs for the BBC and the British Film Institute (BFI), the Guardian can reveal. A Freedo...

MLS hires firm for independent review of Whitecaps after Guardian investigation

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Major League Soccer has engaged Janice Rubin and Melody Jahanzadeh of Rubin Thomlinson LLP to conduct an independent review of the Vancouver Whitecaps’ handling of misconduct allegations brought by members of the orga...

Liz Truss hires Instagram guru to battle Sunak in Tory beauty contest

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When Liz Truss sought permission from No 10 to hire a “digital media special adviser” – AKA an Instagram guru – she became only the second cabinet minister to indulge the idea. The first, of course, was Rishi Sunak, w...

‘A brilliant role model’: CBeebies hires first presenter with Down’s Syndrome

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The BBC’s preschool TV channel CBeebies has appointed George Webster as its first presenter with Down’s Syndrome. The 20-year-old will join the channel as a guest presenter from the CBeebies House, hosting segments an...

Morning mail: Aukus deal backlash, strip search breach, Murdoch hires Piers Morgan

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Good morning. The US, UK and Australia’s defence deal has upset not only China and France, but climate experts too. Labor’s national secretary has appealed to Google over misinformation concerns ahead of the federal e...

Reddit hires bankers and lawyers as it aims for $15bn IPO

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Reddit is seeking to hire investment bankers and lawyers for an initial public offering in New York, two people familiar with the matter told the Reuters news agency. Reddit was valued at $10bn in a private fundraisin...

Sainsbury’s hires Paula Nickolds to take charge of clothing and homeware

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Sainsbury’s has hired the former boss of John Lewis Paula Nickolds to take charge of its near £8bn clothing and homewares division, in a move that underlines it ambitions to make its larger outlets feel like departmen...