Rupert Murdoch

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...

Murdoch: I Am Not The Sun King

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

Rupert Murdoch denied asking for any personal favours from politicians or using his newspapers to promote his commercial interests in evidence to the ...

Salmond Denies Murdoch Impropriety

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK Politics

Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond today denied any wrong-doing over the BSkyB takeover bid and insisted he would be "delighted" to appear before ...

PMQS Sketch: Cameron Turns Purple And Miliband Learns To Point

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK Politics

So things are very, very bad, having only recently been merely quite bad. We're back in recession; another Tory cabinet member is on the rocks; yet fo...

The Funniest Twitter Reactions To Rupert Murdoch At Leveson

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK Comedy

So, ol' Dirty Digger himself - Keith Rupert Murdoch - appeared in front of the Leveson inquiry today. For a serious round-up of exactly what he re...

Jeremy Hunt: This Is Not The Time To Jump On The Political Bandwagon

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

The Culture Secretary faced the House of Commons on Wednesday to defend his conduct during News Corporation's takeover bid for BSkyB, rejecting calls...

Jeremy Hunt: This Is Not The Time To Jump On The Political Bandwagon

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK Politics

The Culture Secretary faced the House of Commons on Wednesday to defend his conduct during News Corporation's takeover bid for BSkyB, rejecting calls ...

PMQs and Jeremy Hunt: Twitter Verdict (Pictures)

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK Politics

This week's PMQs was one of the most difficult yet for the prime minister. Fending off questions over the latest growth figures, Jeremy Hunt and Leves...

News Corp 'Has Never Pushed Commercial Interests In Papers'

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

Rupert Murdoch has told the Leveson inquiry into press ethics that his media empire News Corp never "pushed our commercial interests in our newspapers...

What's Rupert Murdoch Making Notes On?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

As Rupert Murdoch left home to appear at the Leveson inquiry, the media mogul clutched a piece of paper which may give an insight into what he's plann...

Jeremy Hunt's Swan Song? Twitter Creates #jeremyhuntsongs As Minister Hangs In The Balance

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

As Jeremy Hunt's tenure as Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport is increasingly in doubt Twitter has been keeping up the pressure through a...

LIVE: Rupert Murdoch Appears At Leveson

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

Rupert Murdoch is explaining his relationship to prime ministers past and present at the Leveson inquiry. Follow our liveblog for up-to-the-minute ...

Will Murdoch Make This The Most Humble Day Of Cameron's Life?

Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

As Rupert Murdoch prepares to appear at the Leveson inquiry, the world is speculating to just what he might reveal. The media mogul's son James' ev...

Rupert Murdoch To Give Evidence At Leveson Inquiry

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch is expected to reveal discussions with top British politicians when he gives evidence to the Leveson Inquiry on Wednesday. The 81-ye...

Hunt Under Pressure Over Links To News Corp

Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Politics

Culture secretary Jeremy Hunt is under pressure to explain his links to News Corporation after it was alleged that he secretly backed the company's bi...

QUIZ: Who Said It - Rupert Murdoch Or Montgomery Burns?

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 05.09.2013 | UK Comedy

The Simpsons may have poked fun at Rupert Murdoch in the episode Fraudcast News - and there have long been rumours that the character of Mr Burns was ...

Under-Fire Sky News Accidentally Names Ched Evans Rape Victim

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK

Sky News has come under fire for revealing the name of the woman raped by Sheffield United footballer Ched Evans by accident in a live broadcast. T...

You Should Read These Stories About Rupert Murdoch

The Huffington Post UK | Stephen Hull | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK

When Rupert Murdoch gives evidence at the Leveson inquiry it will be the first time we've seen him alone, isolated and speaking openly about his role ...

Comedian Has No Plans For Second Murdoch Stunt

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK

The comedian who threw a foam pie at Rupert Murdoch has no regrets about the stunt - but will not try anything similar when the billionaire appears at...

Coalition Expected To Be Battered By Murdoch At Leveson..

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK Politics

Rupert Murdoch has arrived in Britain, and has taken to his iPad to launch a series of attacks on UK government policy. His tweets - sent on Saturday...

Piegate Man Says He Has No Regrets, But Won't Go To Leveson

PA | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK

The comedian who threw a foam pie at Rupert Murdoch has no regrets about the stunt - but will not try anything similar when the billionaire appears at...