Rupert Murdoch

Miliband: Ofcom Should Investigate Murdoch Quicker (LISTEN)

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Politics

The media regulator Ofcom should speech up its investigation into whether Rupert Murdoch is "fit" to hold a broadcasting licence in the UK, according ...

Culture Committee 'Missed Open Goal', Says Tory Member

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Politics

The decision by the Commons culture media and sport committee to brand Rupert Murdoch "not fit" to run a international company has let the media mogul...

A Minority View on the Phone Hacking Report

Damian Collins | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK Politics
Damian Collins

The Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee decided to play the man rather than the ball, and as a result missed the open goal.

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...

Chris Wimpress

Therese Coffey On Twitter Flack For 'Supporting Murdoch'

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Wimpress | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Politics

Tory MP Therese Coffey is currently getting a bit of flack on Twitter, because she was among a minority of MPs on the Commons Culture, Media and Sport...

Murdoch's Willful Blindness

Margaret Heffernan | Posted 01.07.2012 | UK
Margaret Heffernan

It takes individuals of terrific integrity and fortitude to resist the willful blindness that comes with power. Tony Blair didn't. John Browne didn't. And now the Culture Committee concurs: Rupert Murdoch didn't either.

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...

Phone Hacking Committee Divides On Party Lines..

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Politics

The publication of the Culture, Media and Sport's report into the misleading of parliament by senior news international figures - the details of which...

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...