# phone-hacking - Wednesday 29 February, 2012
The son of media tycoon Rupert Murdoch had been under considerable pressure over the ongoing phone hacking scandal.
# phone-hacking - Monday 27 February, 2012
The senior police officer leading the phone hacking probe gave evidence to the Leveson inquiry into media ethics today.
The singer has settled her case against publishers of the now-defunct News of the World for £600k and a public apology.
# phone-hacking - Sunday 26 February, 2012
The paper has launched a Sunday edition less than year after News International shut down its Sunday tabloid, the News of The World.
# phone-hacking - Wednesday 22 February, 2012
The wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair is taking legal action against the former publisher of the News of The World newspaper.
# phone-hacking - Thursday 9 February, 2012
# phone-hacking - Monday 23 January, 2012
Labour MP Tom Watson has made the claim today. News International has declined to comment.
# phone-hacking - Tuesday 20 December, 2011
Morgan said he was only aware of “about five per cent” of what his reporters were doing while he was editor.
# phone-hacking - Monday 12 December, 2011
The judge heading the inquiry into media ethics in the UK has called for clarification of the matter as the long running phone hacking saga took another twist today.
# phone-hacking - Wednesday 7 December, 2011
A 41-year-old man was arrested this morning and is being held in south London on suspicion of conspiring to access voicemails and pervert the course of justice.
# phone-hacking - Monday 5 December, 2011
Zac Goldsmith made the link while giving evidence to the parliamentary Leveson inquiry today.
# phone-hacking - Wednesday 30 November, 2011
A woman has been arrested in England as part of the investigation into phone-hacking by the press.
# phone-hacking - Tuesday 29 November, 2011
A report in the Guardian says detectives working for News International may have hacked the computers of Peter Hain and his staff.
# phone-hacking - Monday 28 November, 2011
At today’s hearing, Charlotte Church said media coverage destroyed her credibility, while TV presenter Anne Diamond said reporters arrived on her door within an hour of her discovering her son’s cot death.
# phone-hacking - Thursday 24 November, 2011
Sienna Miller spoke today of being chased by a dozen photographers down dark streets, while JK Rowling described trying to protect her children from press intrusion.
# phone-hacking - Wednesday 23 November, 2011
The Leveson Inquiry has been hearing evidence for a third day from people whose lives were affected by the UK press.
Rupert Murdoch’s son has stepped down from the boards of News Group Newspapers Limited and Times Newspapers Limited.
# phone-hacking - Tuesday 22 November, 2011
The Leveson inquiry today also heard evidence from a former advisor to supermodel Elle Macpherson and the parents of a boy who say he took his life after upsetting media coverage of his sister’s death.
# phone-hacking - Monday 21 November, 2011
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The mother of the murdered teenager told the Leveson Inquiry today that she believed it was her daughter who had been deleting voice messages from her phone.
# phone-hacking - Sunday 20 November, 2011
Public figures including Hugh Grant, JK Rowling and Sienna Miller are to appear alongside other alleged phone hacking victims including Madeleine McCann’s father.
# phone-hacking - Sunday 6 November, 2011
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# phone-hacking - Wednesday 2 November, 2011
News International’s James Murdoch will face more questions from MPs next Thursday.
# phone-hacking - Friday 21 October, 2011
News International has agreed to pay £2 million pounds to the family of the murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler, and to donate a further £1 million to charities chosen by the family.
Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch and sons will likely face the ire of shareholders angry over the company’s association with the phone hacking scandal in the UK.
# phone-hacking - Tuesday 13 September, 2011
Murdoch junior must answer more questions from MPs, it has emerged, on another day of new developments in the phone hacking saga that has rocked the Rupert Murdoch-owned News Corporation.
# phone-hacking - Tuesday 6 September, 2011
Four former News International executives have given testimony to the British Parliament’s media committee today that contradicts the Murdochs’ version of events in relation to the phone hacking scandal.
# phone-hacking - Tuesday 30 August, 2011
Journalistic standards across News International’s titles are being reviewed in the wake of the phone-hacking scandal.
# phone-hacking - Friday 19 August, 2011
Meanwhile, the second person arrested today is reported to have worked for the News of the World.
# phone-hacking - Tuesday 16 August, 2011
In your fix today: Plans for a Eurozone ‘financial government’, urgent medical advice from the Irish Heart Foundation, and the best presentation you’ve ever seen… on an iPod.
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# phone-hacking - Wednesday 10 August, 2011
London police have arrested a 61-year-old man in connection with the ongoing investigation into the alleged hacking of phone messages.
# phone-hacking - Tuesday 9 August, 2011
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# phone-hacking - Friday 5 August, 2011
Lawyer says his clients will be filing hacking claims against the Trinity Mirror group in the coming weeks as the hacking controversy spreads to a second publication.
Former Beatle notes claims by ex-wife Heather Mills that the couple’s phone messages had been spied on. If true, it’s “a horrendous violation of privacy”, he says.
# phone-hacking - Thursday 4 August, 2011
Meanwhile former Daily Mirror editor Piers Morgan is under increasing pressure to return home from the US, in the wake of hacking allegations by Heather Mills.
# phone-hacking - Wednesday 3 August, 2011
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Instances of hacking into a company’s switchboard, and then using their phone lines to make calls, are up in 2011.
# phone-hacking - Tuesday 2 August, 2011
The comedian attacked 80-year-old Rupert Murdoch with a shaving-foam pie during a House of Commons committee meeting.