Sun Journalists, Policeman Held

Two 'Sun' tabloid journalists, a 32-year-old man from Lo ndon and a 51-year-old man from Bristol, are being questioned over claims of conspiracy to corrupt and cause misconduct. The inquiry is investigating allegations of inappropriate payments to police and public officials, and runs alongside Operation Weeting, the probe into phone hacking. Scotland Yard said the arrests were the result of information provided by News Corporation's management standards committee, which was set up in the wake of the phone-hacking scandal.

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