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  1. News - World - MEDIA

    Fresh hacking claims hit Murdoch paper as suspect turns informer

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by GUARDIAN

    ... The Guardian in London New hacking claims hit Murdoch paper Detectives are examining an estimated 600 fresh allegations of phone hacking at Rupert Murdoch's now closed News ... Further details on hacking at Rupert Murdoch's now defunct News of the World newspaper are expected to emerge tomorrow morning at the high court in London during a hearing relating ...

  2. Pulling the plug on Murdoch

    Posted Jul 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Philip Bowring Readers of this newspaper may feel fortunate that Rupert Murdoch owned it only briefly before selling it to its current proprietor. But the ways of the Murdoch media ... hacking and other devious and illegal deals unfolded before a shocked public and politicians who at least pretended to be shocked. First, though, a couple of good words for Murdoch. He has ...

  3. As callous as it was unlawful

    Posted Jul 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the paper's owner, media tycoon Rupert Murdoch, has faced in a tumultuous career. As it bade goodbye to readers in its last edition on Sunday, the allegations that led to Murdoch ordering its closure ... overly cosy relationships with the media. Prime Minister David Cameron courted Murdoch during his election campaign last year. He is friends with Rebekah Brooks, the chief executive ...

  4. A bad week for...

    Posted Jul 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Rupert Murdoch Rupert Murdoch built a media empire on lurid headlines, but the scandal which has felled one of his top tabloids is the biggest controversy of his career. Murdoch killed off his 168-year-old News Of The World on Thursday after a furore in Britain over claims it hacked phones of relatives of murdered children and victims of the London bombings as well as bribing ...

  5. A good week for ...

    Posted Jan 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... as editor-in-chief, of the New York Daily News, rival to former boss Rupert Murdoch's New York Post. The 59-year-old is expected to spice up New York's largest-circulation daily. Myler served as executive editor and managing editor of the New York Post from 2001 to 2007, when he was moved to London to clean up the scandal-plagued News of the World, which Murdoch closed last year after ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Leveson's proposal raises issues of press freedom and responsibility

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... SCMP Editorial On responsible press freedom The phone-hacking scandal at Rupert Murdoch's News of the World tabloid in London made headlines around the globe. Now, Lord Justice Leveson's proposal for an independent media regulator, backed by new laws, has ramifications for freedom of speech and information that also go well beyond Britain's borders. ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    UK counter-terrorism detective guilty of leaks for cash

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... investigation to the Rupert Murdoch-owned News of the World tabloid. A jury convicted April Casburn of offering the now-defunct newspaper information about a probe into whether Scotland Yard's ... that was not already in the public domain. She will be sentenced at a later date. Murdoch closed News of the World in July 2011. ...

  8. News - World - MEDIA

    Inquiry demands new UK press law

    Posted Nov 30th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... for a bruising political battle. Senior judge Brian Leveson, who led an eight-month inquiry sparked by the phone-hacking scandal at Rupert Murdoch's News of the World tabloid, said there should ... Brooks, another former News of the World editor, resigns as chief executive of News International. July 19 Rupert Murdoch tells a parliamentary committee that he was "shocked, appalled ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... rallies outside the government headquarters in Admiralty earlier this month, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying gave schools the power to decide whether and how to adopt the programme. Former Murdoch editor has a date in court Rebekah Brooks, a former top aide to media mogul Rupert Murdoch and a former editor of the now-defunct News of the World, is expected to plead when she appears ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a year ago. It was set up in the wake of the phone-hacking scandal that led to the demise of Rupert Murdoch's News of the World tabloid.   Appeal verdict in Air France crash case A court ...




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