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Published: Thursday 31 December 2009

>> One of UKs biggest newspaper firms is to charge for access to online content from six of its titles. Johnston Press websites will either ask users to pay US $ 48 for a three-month subscription to read full articles or direct them to buy the newspapers.

>> Newspaper publishers will now be able to set a limit on the number of free news articles people can read through Google, the company has announced. The concession follows claims from some media companies that the search engine is profiting from online news pages.

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