Rupert Murdoch

Hacking Report - What Did Twitter Think?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Politics

This morning the Culture, Media and Sport committee finally released their report into News International and phone-hacking. It already made waves...

Is News Corp Fit To Hold Broadcasting Licence?

Posted 01.05.2012 | UK

The culture committee's findings about the failure to uncover the extent of phone hacking at the News of the World raise "serious questions" about whe...

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...

The Leveson Inquiry - Failing Disabled People?

Katharine Quarmby | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK
Katharine Quarmby

Module One of the judge led Leveson inquiry into the culture, practice and ethics of the British press following the phone-hacking scandal at News of the World, took evidence in Module One of the relationship between the press and the public.

ITV News Claim To Have Seen Part Of Long-Awaited Hacking Report

www.itv.com | Posted 30.06.2012 | UK Politics

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Jeremy Hunt Will Not Face Immediate Inquiry, Says David Cameron

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress & Asa Bennett | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron has insisted that he will take no action against Jeremy Hunt until the culture secretary has appeared before the Leveson inquiry into pr...

PM Defiant On Hunt

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron insisted today that he had seen no evidence that Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt has breached the ministerial code of conduct in his handl...

David Cameron Summoned To Commons Over Jeremy Hunt BSkyB Row

Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron will be forced to appear before MPs to explain why he has not referred culture secretary Jeremy Hunt to his independent adviser on minis...

I Stand Corrected, the Fish Rots From the Tail...

Alex Jaconelli | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK Politics
Alex Jaconelli

In July last year I suggested that the claims made by Rebekah Brooks that she knew nothing of phone hacking under her tenure, if true, suggested she was at best a poor leader, and that if she was indeed neutral in shaping the culture under her at News International, we had to look further up the food chain for those culpable - recalling the old saying, a fish rots from the headhttp://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/alex-jaconelli/a-fish-rots-from-the-head_b_894606.html.

The Hunt Continues

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron has been asked to explain why he has referred culture secretary Jeremy Hunt to the Leveson inquiry and not the independent adviser on mi...

Cameron: "There Was No Grand Deal" With Murdoch

PA | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron insisted today there was no "grand deal" between himself and the Murdochs to wave through News Corporation's takeover of BSkyB. The P...

Jeremy Hunt And The Tories, Look Away Now...

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK Politics

If you're a Tory, the one good thing you can say about the Sunday papers is there aren't any devastating allegations which might make David Cameron or...

Labour Claim Culture Secretary Misled Parliament

PA | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK Politics

Embattled Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt has been accused of misleading Parliament over his handling of News Corporation's BSkyB takeover bid. Mr Hu...

Cheer Up Rupert, At Least You Won't End Up in a Care Home

Hayley Meachin | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Politics
Hayley Meachin

At 81, Rupert Murdoch is lucky enough to be blessed with rude health, a billionaire's bank account and a younger wife with a decent right hook.

Twits Of The Week: We Round Up The Latest Tweet Jokes

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Comedy

I don't think any of us will forget where we were when we heard James Murdoch giving evidence to the Leveson inquiry. Unlike James Murdoch. And Mr ...

BSkyB Bid: Simon Hughes Joins Calls For Jeremy Hunt To Face Inquiry

PA | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Politics

Liberal Democrat deputy leader Simon Hughes has joined calls for an inquiry into whether Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt breached the ministerial code o...

NotW Cover-Up Of Phone Hacking Was 'Shameful Lie'

Posted 26.04.2012 | UK

Former News International legal manager Tom Crone has described allegations from Rupert Murdoch that he helped orchestrate a cover-up of phone hacking...

'I'm Sorry I Didn't Close NotW Years Ago'

Posted 26.04.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch said he was "sorry" he hadn't closed the News of the World years ago" in evidence to the Leveson Inquiry on Thursday. The 81-year-ol...

Murdoch: Dacre Said 'The Most Unethical Thing'

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 26.04.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch has attacked Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre accusing him of using commercial interests to drive his editorial policy. He told the Leve...

David Cameron Defends Disputed List Of Murdoch Meetings

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.04.2012 | UK Politics

Downing Street has defended the accuracy of its record of David Cameron's meetings with News Corporation chairman Rupert Murdoch after it was called i...

Murdoch: 'I Failed'

Posted 26.06.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch has admitted that he "failed" to act over the phone hacking scandal that led to the eventual closure of the News of the World. On hi...

LIVE: Murdoch Quizzed On Phone Hacking Scandal

Posted 26.04.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch is giving a second day of evidence to the Leveson Inquiry into media standards. Check here for live updates. ...

Murdoch Set For Second Day Of Evidence

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 26.04.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch is set to continue his evidence to the Leveson Inquiry on Thursday morning, answering questions about allegations of phone hacking at h...

Montgomery Burns Returns - Rupert Murdoch is Back to His Machiavellian Best

Alexander Walters | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Politics
Alexander Walters

As Rupert Murdoch picked up the bible on his first appearance at the Leveson enquiry (no, it didn't burst into flames), the sharp-eyed might have spotted a hint of a grin on the old man's cadaverous features.

Murdoch At Leveson: What We Learned

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

With four hours of evidence from Rupert Murdoch at the Leveson inquiry and a 52-page witness statement to delve through, even phone hacking nerds migh...