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Vince Cable: I Was Heavily Lobbied Over BSkyB Bid

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 22.09.2011 | UK

Vince Cable has confirmed he and colleagues were heavily “lobbied” in response to reports News International bullied Liberal Democrats over the Bs...

Kate Middleton And Family May Have Been Phone Hacking Victims | Posted 22.09.2011 | UK

The Duchess of Cambridge and her family may have been victims of the phone hacking scandal....

Ed Miliband: A Promising Few Weeks, but a Worrying Finale

Callum Jones | Posted 22.09.2011 | UK Politics
Callum Jones

Ed Miliband may have won a battle that has lasted sixteen days, but he hasn't won the war of the parliamentary term.

Osborne Had Dinner With Murdoch Two Days Before BSkyB Decision

The Telegraph | The Telegraph | Posted 22.09.2011 | UK

The Chancellor, George Osborne, flew to New York and had dinner with Rupert Murdoch two weeks before the media regulator was due to decide on whether ...

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...

Australian PM To Question Murdoch Business Over Phone Hacking

BBC | Posted 21.09.2011 | UK

The Australian branch of Rupert Murdoch's media empire will face "hard questions" in the wake of the phone hacking scandal in Britain, Prime Minister ...

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...

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...

Chris Wimpress

Parliamentary Sketch: Limping Off For The Summer | Chris Wimpress | Posted 19.09.2011 | UK Politics

Maybe they're tired and secretly wanted to go home yesterday, but Labour MPs were surprisingly subdued at today's emergency debate on phone hacking. ...

On Custard Piety

Nathaniel Tapley | Posted 19.09.2011 | UK Politics
Nathaniel Tapley

Let's get one thing straight from the off. You can't be attacked with a custard pie. You can be splatted with a custard pie. You can be splurged with a custard pie. You can be spooged with a custard pie. You can be humiliated with a custard pie, but it's not an offensive weapon. It didn't even have any pastry.

David Cameron: Full Statement On Phone Hacking

Posted 19.09.2011 | UK

David Cameron has made an emergency statement to parliament over the phone hacking scandal. Below is the full text of his speech. INTRODUCTION ...

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?

Cameron: With Hindsight I Would Not Have Hired Coulson

Huffington Post UK | Jacqueline Head | Posted 19.09.2011 | UK

CLICK HERE FOR LIVE UPDATES. Prime Minister David Cameron has said that "with 20/20 hindsight" he would not have hired Andy Coulson as his chief me...

'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 | 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...

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.

Murdoch: A PR perspective

Sam Moir | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK Politics
Sam Moir

At 80-years-old, Rupert Murdoch has had an equally dated approach to public relations throughout the hacking scandal.

Wednesday's Front Pages: The Media Covers The Media

The Huffington Post | Dina Rickman | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK

Will the Daily Telegraph and Express ever have the same headline again? Maybe. But what about The Sun and The FT? The moment Murdoch was pelted with a...

Chris Wimpress

Neil Wallis 'Advised Andy Coulson Before Election' | Chris Wimpress | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK Politics

Neil Wallis is believed to have informally advised Andy Coulson while he was employed by Prime Minister David Cameron. This allegedly took place last...

Rebekah Brooks Appears Before MPs Over Phone Hacking

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK

News International chiefs were only fully aware of the “seriousness” and extent of phone hacking at the News of the World because of Sienna Miller...

Rupert And James Hearing Comes Under Attack By Demonstrator

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK

Rupert Murdoch has been attacked by a demonstrator during his two hour evidence session in front of parliament. As the media mogul gave evidence to...

Rupert Murdoch: This Is The Most Humble Day Of My Life

The Huffington Post | Dina Rickman | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK

Rupert Murdoch and his son James have been quizzed by MPs at a hearing about the phone hacking crisis, in an appearance that the News Corporation chai...

Chris Wimpress

Met Had 'No Reason' To Tell Cameron About Adviser Linked To Phone Hacking | Chris Wimpress | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK

An official at Number 10 advised the Metropolitan Police against informing the prime minister that the former deputy editor of the News of the World, ...

Sir Paul Stephenson Stands Before Select Committee Over Phone Hacking

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK

Sir Paul Stephenson, the former Metropolitan Police Commissioner, is being questioned by a parliamentary select committee over the phone hacking scand...