Rupert Murdoch

Not My Cop: Former Met Chief Says Neigh To Leak Claims

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK

Rebekah Brooks borrowed her Scotland Yard horse after discussing it over lunch with Britain's top officer, an inquiry heard on Wednesday morning. ...

Murdoch's Broken Promises to Staff Need Probing

Trevor Davies | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK
Trevor Davies

It's ironic that this week Rupert Murdoch's Sunday Times included a supplement listing the 100 best companies to work for. You won't find his company listed, or any other publisher or broadcaster for that matter.

News Corporation, the Murdochs and Climate Change

Bob Ward | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK
Bob Ward

The Wall Street Journal last month published the latest in a series of inaccurate and misleading articles about climate change in the form of a length...

Murdoch 1-0 Giggs

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Sport

A damages claim by Manchester United footballer Ryan Giggs against The Sun newspaper has been thrown out by the High Court. The compensation case w...

News International 'Closed Ranks' Over Phone Hacking Inquiry

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK

News International (NI) "closed the ranks" and refused to co-operate with Scotland Yard's original phone hacking investigation, the Leveson Inquiry ha...

Police Chiefs Dined With Murdoch

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.03.2012 | UK

Scotland Yard chiefs dined with Rupert Murdoch and other media bosses to convince them Britain was at risk from terror attacks, a senior officer said ...

'His Heart At Soul Was Never In It'

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 29.02.2012 | UK

James Murdoch's "heart and soul" was never in newspapers, the former chief reporter of the News of the World has claimed, following the announcement M...

James Murdoch Quits News International: Statement In Full

Posted 29.02.2012 | UK

James Murdoch is stepping down as executive chair of News International, the company said today. In a statement published on Wednesday afternoon, J...

Rebekah Brooks' Phone 'Hacked Weekly'

PA | Posted 29.02.2012 | UK

Rebekah Brooks's phone was hacked twice a week by colleagues at the News of the World while she was editing The Sun, the Leveson Inquiry has heard. ...

Murdoch Stepping Down As Executive Chair Of News International

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 03.04.2012 | UK

James Murdoch is stepping down as executive chair of News International, the company said today. Rupert Murdoch said in a statement on Wednesday hi...

No Foal Play In 'Horsegate', Tweets Murdoch

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 29.02.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch is still defending his former protégé Rebekah Brooks, despite new revelations about links between the journalist and the Metropolitan...

Murdoch Confirms 'Amazing' Sunday Sun Sales Figures...

PA | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK

The Sun sold more than 3.25 million copies of its new Sunday title yesterday, Rupert Murdoch said. The media tycoon made the announcement on Twitte...

Sun Close to Meltdown

Trevor Davies | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK
Trevor Davies

"Never let a crisis go to waste", James Murdoch told gathered journalists at one of his 'town hall' business briefings, attended by staff from the News of the World under a three-line whip. Few wanted to be there. They had too much work to do back in the office.

So What's In The Sun On Sunday? HuffPost UK's Review

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 26.04.2012 | UK

Will the Sun on Sunday revolutionise weekend newspaper reading in Britain or would you be better off staying in bed? Probably best to reserve ju...

The Sun On Sunday Launches With Pledge Of 'Trust And Decency'

PA | Posted 26.04.2012 | UK

The Sun on Sunday launched today with a pledge of "trust" and "decency". Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch personally supervised the final stages of prod...

Murdoch Oversees Last-Minute Launch Of The Sun On Sunday

PA | Posted 26.04.2012 | UK

Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch is personally overseeing the final stages of production of his new title The Sun on Sunday. The media tycoon arrived at...

Rupert Murdoch Hopes For 2m Sales For Sun On Sunday Launch

PA | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch has declared he would be "very happy" if sales of the Sun on Sunday exceed two million copies. The newspaper tycoon took to Twitter ...

Murdoch's SOS

Simon Cohen | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK
Simon Cohen

Would the Sun have survived the hacking scandal if the News of the World had been called the Sun on Sunday? Probably not.

What Could She Possibly Write About?

PA | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK

Nancy Dell'Olio will pen a weekly style column in News International's new Sun on Sunday newspaper, it was revealed today. The Italian personality,...

Sun On Sunday 'Insider' On Paper's 'Desperate' Attitude Ahead Of Launch

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2012 | UK

A Twitter account claiming to be an "insider" at News International has described a "desperate and repugnant" atmosphere in the newsroom of the Sun on...

Michael Gove Backs Murdoch And Worries Over Leveson

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 21.02.2012 | UK Politics

Education secretary Michael Gove has said that Rupert Murdoch "should be applauded" for setting up the Sun on Sunday, and warned that the debates surr...

Murdoch Hails 'Brilliant' Salmond and Backs Scottish Independence

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2012 | UK

It's the endorsement every politician dreads... Rupert Murdoch has appeared to give his backing to Alex Salmond's drive for Scottish independence. ...

Rupert Murdoch Supports Scottish Independence And Mocks Britain's Military

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 21.02.2012 | UK Politics

It's the endorsement every politician dreads... Rupert Murdoch has appeared to give his backing to Alex Salmond's drive for Scottish independence. ...

The Sun Rises for a New Dawn at News International

Neville Thurlbeck | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK
Neville Thurlbeck

There is never an ideal time to either have a baby or launch a newspaper. If we sat around waiting for the perfect economic conditions, we would have neither. That is why we have such a thing as, 'the force of nature'. Rupert Murdoch is part of that force.

NI Slap Down Tom Watson

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 20.02.2012 | UK

News International has slapped down questions by phone-hacking campaigner Tom Watson MP on whether Rupert Murdoch was aware of the bail conditions for...