Les Hinton

Campbell Discussed Leaving Number 10 For News International Job

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK Politics

Alastair Campbell discussed leaving Downing Street to work for News International with the then-chairman of the company, Les Hinton, at the height of ...

MPs Refer Ex-News International Execs To Committee 'For Punishment'

Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Politics

Three former News International executives accused of lying to parliament have been referred by MPs to a Commons committee that has the power to recom...

Former NI Boss Slams Commons Hacking Report

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2012 | UK

Former News International boss Les Hinton has hit back at a report by MPs on the phone-hacking scandal, accusing them of "misreading" evidence. The...

Rupert Gets Vote Of Confidence From News Corp Board

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK

News Corporation's board has announced its full confidence in Rupert Murdoch's "fitness" and its support for him to remain at the helm of the company....

Murdoch Tells Staff 'We Are Working Hard To Put Things Right'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Politics

Rupert Murdoch has hit back after MPs branded him unfit to be in charge of a major media firm, teling News International staff the company have been "...

Murdoch Brands MPs' Report As 'Unjustified And Highly Partisan'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch has hit back after MPs branded him "not a fit person" to be in charge of a major media firm. In a statement, News Corporation condem...

MPs Say NOTW Staff Lied Through Their Teeth..

Posted 01.05.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch is "not fit to run a major international company" a group of influential MPs have concluded, saying the media mogul "turned a blind eye...

Ex-News International Executives Could Be Punished By Parliament

PA | Posted 01.07.2012 | UK Politics

Three former senior News International executives could be summoned to the Commons to face a public dressing down from MPs over allegations they misle...

Chris Wimpress

MPs Say NOTW Staff Lied Through Their Teeth..

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Wimpress | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Politics

Rupert Murdoch is "not fit to run a major international company" a group of influential MPs have concluded, saying the media mogul "turned a blind eye...

Phone Hacking: Les Hinton To Give Evidence Via Video Link

The Huffington Post UK | Stephen Hull | Posted 11.12.2011 | UK

One of Rupert Murdoch’s closest allies will give evidence in the phone hacking committee via video link, it has emerged. Les Hinton, who worked w...

News International Chiefs 'Surprised' By Hack Claim

PA | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK Politics

Senior executives at News International were "surprised" to hear claims from jailed former News of the World royal correspondent Clive Goodm...

Michael Calderone

The Murdochs Head To Parliament As Scandal Shakes Empire

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK

NEW YORK -- On the afternoon of July 15, Rupert Murdoch did something unusual in his legendary, six-decade career as one of the world's most powerful ...

Michael Calderone

News Corp Shareholders Suing Over Murdoch Family Governance

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 10.09.2011 | UK

NEW YORK -- News Corporation shareholders already suing Rupert Murdoch's media conglomerate over its $675m purchase of daughter Elisabeth Murdoch's pr...