James Murdoch

Blair Revealed As A Murdoch Godparent

PA | Posted 05.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Fresh questions have been raised about Tony Blair's links with Rupert Murdoch after it emerged he is godfather to one of the medi...

James Murdoch Refuses Six Million Dollar Bonus

Posted 02.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION - James Murdoch, the boss of News Corporation's UK arm, has refused to accept a six million US dollars (£3.7 million) bonus in the ...

Law Firm Hired By News International Attacks 'Self-Serving' Murdoch

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 16.10.2011 | UK

The media law firm Rupert Murdoch accused of making a "major mistake" when it found no widespread evidence of phone hacking at News International four...

'Extraordinary' Evidence On Phone Hacking Is 'Very Serious For Coulson'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.10.2011 | UK Politics

The latest allegations to emerge from a letter by former royal reporter Clive Goodman on phone hacking at News of The World are “very, very serious"...

MPs Release 'Devastating Evidence' On Phone Hacking

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 16.10.2011 | UK

James Murdoch may be recalled to parliament to give evidence on phone hacking, an MP has indicated, after new evidence was released by a select commit...

Independent: NOTW Staff To Sue For 'Stigma Damages'

Independent | Independent | Posted 29.09.2011 | UK

Former News of the World journalists are preparing to serve a class action on the paper's owners News International and are seeking "stigma damages" f...

News Of The World Investigator Claims He Did Not Work Alone

Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK

Glenn Mulcaire, the private investigator at the heart of the News of the World phone hacking scandal, has issued another apology for his role in the a...

James Murdoch Asked To Clarify Evidence He Gave Parliament

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 28.09.2011 | UK

MPs are to write to James Murdoch to ask him to clarify evidence he gave to a parliamentary committee. After his evidence was contradicted by a sta...

BSkyB Backs James Murdoch As Chairman

PA | Posted 27.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- BSkyB has given its backing to chairman James Murdoch after his role at the satellite broadcaster came under pressure in the wake...

How NOTW Celebrated Payne Campaign In Final Issue

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 27.09.2011 | UK

News International has been hit by new allegations that it targeted the phone of Sara Payne, the mother of the eight-year-old Sarah Payne who was murd...

Former News Of The World Staff Offered Jobs In Siberia

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 27.09.2011 | UK

Rebekah Brooks has kept her promise that ex-News of the World staff will be offered new roles in News Corp – by proposing former senior journalists ...

Media Inquiry Will Examine All Papers, Not Just News Of The World

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 27.09.2011 | UK

The inquiry into the media following the News of the World phone hacking scandal will look at instances of impropriety in all papers, the judge headin...

James Murdoch Said To Have Backing Of BSkyB Board As Payout Options Mulled - Bloomberg

www.bloomberg.com | Posted 26.09.2011 | UK

James Murdoch, the son of News Corp. Chief Executive Officer Rupert Murdoch, is poised to stay on as chairman of British Sky Broadcasting Group Plc (B...

Meetings Between Ministers And The Media Barons Published

PA | Posted 25.09.2011 | UK Politics

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne met executives of News Corporation companies on 16 occasions since the coalition Gover...

We Need Perspective on the Hacking Scandal

Calum T M Nicholson | Posted 22.09.2011 | UK
Calum T M Nicholson

As has become - or perhaps has always been - the case with watershed scandals, the hacking by newspapers operated by News International has, like an imploding star which had previously configured its solar system, exerted a strong distorting influence on subsequent commentary and opinion, and in doing encumbered any attempt to gain a broader and more sober perspective.

A Pie-Thrower Speaks

Sam Kitchener | Posted 21.09.2011 | UK Comedy
Sam Kitchener

What your average clown in the street doesn't understand, is that throwing a custard-pie is a political act.

Labour MP Refers Murdoch Testimony To Police Investigation

Huffington Post UK | Jacqueline Head | Posted 21.09.2011 | UK

A Labour MP has referred James Murdoch's testimony before parliament to the police investigating phone hacking, after two former News International ex...

James Murdoch Evidence 'Mistaken' Say Former NOTW Lawyer And Editor

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 20.09.2011 | UK

James Murdoch’s evidence to parliament was “mistaken”, according to a statement by News of the World’s former editor and lawyer. Colin Myle...

Why Can't The British Protest Properly Any More?

Vincent Fletcher | Posted 19.09.2011 | UK Politics
Vincent Fletcher

Taking in this week's news, it's hard to believe that the British people once knew how to protest effectively - and yet there was a time when an Engl...

Caption Competition: Find Out Who Won

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.09.2011 | UK

We've heard the Murdoch family defend their empire before parliament, and former terror chief John Yates explain his position on the phone hacking sca...

The Importance of Humility in Leadership

Alex Jaconelli | Posted 19.09.2011 | UK
Alex Jaconelli

Employees like it as it shows they are being led by someone authentically human - with frailties just like them. So has Rupert Murdoch displayed humility in leadership?

'Murdoch Pie Thrower' Charged With Public Order Offence

PA | Posted 19.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The protester accused of throwing a paper plate of shaving foam at Rupert Murdoch as he gave evidence to MPs has been charged wit...

Tara Kelly

US Media Take Sides Over Murdoch Hearings

HuffingtonPost.com | Tara Kelly | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK

The testimony of Rupert and James Murdoch before the House of Commons may have appealed to the US media and political elite, but for the general Ameri...

'Johnny Marbles' Accused Of Murdoch Foam Attack

Press Association | Press Association | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The protester accused of throwing a paper plate of shaving foam at Rupert Murdoch as he gave evidence to MPs has been charged wit...

The Wilful Blindness of Rupert Murdoch

Margaret Heffernan | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK Politics
Margaret Heffernan

Of course Murdoch wasn't the only one who was blind. But for someone who succeeded in the past by being uniquely in touch with popular sentiment, this latest debacle demonstrates yet another source of blindness: success.