Jacintha Saldanha

Kate Middleton Hoax DJ Is Suing Radio Station

PA | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK

One of the Australian DJs who made a prank call to the hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was being treated during her pregnancy is taking legal ...

Prank Call DJ Given Top Award And Wins Holiday

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK

One of the DJs who made the prank call to Kate Middleton's hospital that was linked to the death of a nurse has been given an award and rewarded with ...

Prank Call DJ To Appear At Jacintha Saldanha's Inquest

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.04.2013 | UK

Australian prank call DJ Mel Greig is to give evidence this week at the inquest of a nurse who took the call at the hospital where Kate Middleton was ...

Aussie Prank Call DJ Michael Christian Returns To Radio

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK

One of the two Australian DJs who made a prank call to the hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was treated during the early stages of her pregnanc...

No Charges For Royal Prank Call DJs

PA | Posted 01.02.2013 | UK

No charges will be brought against Australian DJs Mel Greig and Michael Christian over hoax calls to the hospital treating the Duchess of Cambridge, t...

Prank Call DJs Have Show Axed But Keep Jobs At Radio Station

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.01.2013 | UK

The Australian DJs who prank-called Kate Middleton's hospital just days before the nurse who answered the phone was found dead, have kept their jobs, ...

DJs Not Interviewed By Scotland Yard Following Jacintha Saldanha's Suicide

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK

Mel Greig and Michael Christian, the two DJs at the centre of the Jacintha Saldanha suicide storm, have not been interviewed by Scotland Yard, accordi...

Prank Call Nurse 'Had Made Two Earlier Suicide Attempts'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK

A nurse who was found dead days after transferring a prank call made to the hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was being treated for morning sick...

Scotland Yard Submit File To CPS On Nurse's Death

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.12.2012 | UK

Scotland Yard has submitted a file to the Crown Prosecution Service relating to the prank call made to the hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was...

The Australian Pranksters - A Question Of Judgment

Mark Dolan | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Mark Dolan

It was global news because a future queen was involved, but it received scorn because it was essentially a crap stunt. Before the tragic aspect of this story emerged, the newly crowned king of comedy Jack Whitehall tweeted "I mean sachsgate prank was crude but at least it was quite funny. That Australian Radio hoax call was rubbish. Hope those DJs get sacked".

Hundreds Mourn Jacintha Saldanha During Funeral In India

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK

Hundreds of mourners gathered in a small town in India on Monday for the funeral of a nurse found dead after answering a prank call to the hospital wh...

Circus Freak Shows: Bullying Culture, Mass Media and Personal Responsibility

Louise Pennington | Posted 14.02.2013 | Home
Louise Pennington

We shouldn't need the Leveson Inquiry to regulate the media. We should be holding the media accountable through our financial power. We can change print media simply by refusing to consume misogynistic, racist, disablist and homophobic stories.

The Blame Game: The Royal Phone Prank

Nikki McWatters | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK
Nikki McWatters

We live in an increasingly pathetic society full of blamers who refuse to shoulder the responsibility of their own actions.

PICTURES: Mass Held For Hoax Call Nurse At Westminster Cathedral

PA | Posted 15.12.2012 | UK

The family of the nurse found dead after being duped by a prank call from two Australian radio DJs described the "unfillable void" left in their lives...

'We Didn't Blame Nurse For Taking Hoax Call'

PA | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK

The nurse who was found dead after being duped by a prank call from two Australian radio DJs was reassured on a number of occasions by senior manageme...

Nurse Jacintha Saldanha Found Hanged With Three 'Suicide Notes'

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK

The nurse who was duped by a prank call from two Australian radio DJs to the hospital treating the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge was found hanging, an...

Hoax Call Nurse Post-Mortem Results To Be Announced

PA | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK

The result of a post-mortem examination on the nurse who apparently killed herself after being duped by two Australian DJ hoax callers will be release...

Morrissey Attacks 'Royal Family's Arrogance' After Hoax Nurse Death

The Huffington Post UK | Huffington Post Reporter | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

Morrissey has lashed out at the "staggering arrogance" of the British royal family in the wake of the suspected suicide of a nurse who was duped by tw...

Jacintha Saldanha Post-Mortem Expected To Conclude Today

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

A post-mortem examination on the nurse who was found dead two days after being duped by two Australian DJ hoax callers is expected to conclude on Wedn...

A Culture That Bred the Fatal Prank

Andrew Telling | Posted 10.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Andrew Telling

To lay the blame entirely at the feet and Michael Christian and Mel Greig is to overlook a far greater contingent. It's to overlook the fact that the radio culture actively encourages the pushing of boundaries, that it clearly considers the feelings of the victims secondary to global stature and revenue.

2Day FM To Set Up Jacintha Saldanha Memorial Fund

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK

A fund in memory of nurse Jacintha Saldanha is to be set up by the Australian radio station whose DJs duped her in a hoax call before she apparently t...

'We Miss Her Every Moment Of Every Day'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK

The family of a nurse who apparently committed suicide after she was duped by a hoax call made to the hospital treating the Duchess of Cambridge "miss...

We're Sorry (But Please Don't Blame Us)

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK

The media storm surrounding two Sydney radio presenters behind the hoax phone call to King Edward VII's Hospital continues to dominate Australian news...

Jacintha's Death Is a Tragedy, But it Isn't the DJs' Fault

Michael Morrison | Posted 08.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Michael Morrison

So what's the solution? Do we ban jokes in case they lead to something so appalling tragic and upsetting as this? Do we spend £5m on an inquiry before criminalising practical jokes in some sort of angry, over-the-top reaction?

You Cannot Kill a Person With a Phone Call

Marcus Middleton | Posted 08.02.2013 | UK
Marcus Middleton

These two DJs are now also the victims and they are hurting. They look as if they are two tormented souls. They obviously feel as if they have caused this tragic death, this is evident in the interview. Never in my time have I ever seen two people's faces more wracked with guilt or more riddled with remorse.