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#News International

# news-international - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Rupert Murdoch tried to buy Time Warner for $80bn. No deal, yet
# Mega Merger
# Mega Merger

Rupert Murdoch tried to buy Time Warner for $80bn. No deal, yet

Jul 17th 2014, 8:49 AM 5,615 Views 18 Comments

He remains “determined” though.

# news-international - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Rebekah Brooks says she has been 'vindicated'
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Rebekah Brooks says she has been 'vindicated'

Jun 26th 2014, 7:46 PM 8,844 Views 32 Comments

In her first comments since Tuesday’s verdict, the one-time head of Murdoch’s British newspaper arm said her thoughts were with colleagues still facing legal action.

# news-international - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Phone hacking jury dismissed after failing to reach a verdict on extra charges
# Read All About It
# Read All About It

Phone hacking jury dismissed after failing to reach a verdict on extra charges

Jun 25th 2014, 3:46 PM 3,921 Views 1 Comment

Assistant Commissioner Cressida Dick, who oversaw the investigation, said it was not “an attack on press freedom”.

# news-international - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

UK newspapers go to court to block press regulation system
# Press Regulation
# Press Regulation

UK newspapers go to court to block press regulation system

Oct 30th 2013, 11:45 AM 4,873 Views 14 Comments

The publishers are seeking an injunction over a new charter drawn up by Britain’s three main political parties after their proposals for a self-regulation were rejected.

# news-international - Sunday 4 November, 2012

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge
# Leveson
# Leveson

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge

Nov 4th 2012, 10:18 AM 11,762 Views 18 Comments

In the texts, Cameron praises a horse he rode while Brooks tells him that she cried during his speech at a Conservative Party conference.

# news-international - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Editor of Irish Sun to leave amid 'significant changes'
# News International
# News International

Editor of Irish Sun to leave amid 'significant changes'

Oct 16th 2012, 7:38 PM 12,604 Views 0 Comments

Mick McNiffe, who has edited the paper since 2005, will be replaced – for now – by an assistant editor from the British edition.

Rebekah Brooks 'received £7m pay-off'
# Rebekah Brooks
# Rebekah Brooks

Rebekah Brooks 'received £7m pay-off'

Oct 16th 2012, 11:40 AM 6,624 Views 18 Comments

Latest reports say that Brooks received the pay-off after she resigned from News International last year.

# news-international - Sunday 22 July, 2012

# news-international - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Hacking scandal: Journalists come to defence of arrested Sun reporter
# Hacking
# Hacking

Hacking scandal: Journalists come to defence of arrested Sun reporter

Jul 19th 2012, 2:22 PM 3,346 Views 0 Comments

A Sun journalist was arrested in a dawn raid in London this morning.

# news-international - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Glenn Mulcaire must reveal who ordered him to hack phones
# Hacking
# Hacking

Glenn Mulcaire must reveal who ordered him to hack phones

Jul 4th 2012, 11:23 AM 2,275 Views 2 Comments

Britain’s Supreme Court has ruled that Mulcaire, who was jailed in 2007 for hacking phone messages, must reveal who ordered him to listen in on the voicemails.

# news-international - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Leveson: Brooks texted Cameron 'We're definitely in this together'
# Leveson
# Leveson

Leveson: Brooks texted Cameron 'We're definitely in this together'

Jun 14th 2012, 5:25 PM 2,732 Views 0 Comments

The inquiry into media ethics in the UK heard evidence from the British Prime Minister today as the close relationship between David Cameron and senior News International figures came under scrutiny.

# news-international - Monday 28 May, 2012

Woman arrested in London in connection with phone hacking scandal
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Woman arrested in London in connection with phone hacking scandal

May 28th 2012, 2:21 PM 1,903 Views 3 Comments

The 42-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of money laundering offences.

# news-international - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Blackmail and night-vision pics: George Michael shares his NotW experiences
# George Michael
From The Daily Edge
# George Michael

Blackmail and night-vision pics: George Michael shares his NotW experiences

May 9th 2012, 3:52 PM 2,832 Views 3 Comments

The singer criticised the authorities for failing to “genuinely prosecute” journalists who break the law.

# news-international - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Rebekah Brooks was hacked by NoTW while editing sister paper The Sun
# Hacked
# Hacked

Rebekah Brooks was hacked by NoTW while editing sister paper The Sun

Feb 29th 2012, 9:49 PM 3,337 Views 18 Comments

The Leveson inquiry today heard evidence from one police investigator who said the former News International chief executive was targeted on a weekly basis.

James Murdoch steps down as executive chair of News International
# Stepping Down
# Stepping Down

James Murdoch steps down as executive chair of News International

Feb 29th 2012, 2:36 PM 1,597 Views 8 Comments

The son of media tycoon Rupert Murdoch had been under considerable pressure over the ongoing phone hacking scandal.

# news-international - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Scotland Yard loaned a police horse to Rebekah Brooks
# Horsing Around
# Horsing Around

Scotland Yard loaned a police horse to Rebekah Brooks

Feb 28th 2012, 1:40 PM 2,276 Views 9 Comments

The former editor of the Sun and the News of the World was lent the retired horse for two years by the Metropolitan Police.

# news-international - Monday 27 February, 2012

Charlotte Church 'sickened and disgusted' by actions uncovered in phone hacking case
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Charlotte Church 'sickened and disgusted' by actions uncovered in phone hacking case

Feb 27th 2012, 12:56 PM 4,811 Views 6 Comments

The singer has settled her case against publishers of the now-defunct News of the World for £600k and a public apology.

# news-international - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Roy Keane and Glenda Gilson for new Irish Sun on Sunday
# Irish Sun On Sunday
# Irish Sun On Sunday

Roy Keane and Glenda Gilson for new Irish Sun on Sunday

Feb 23rd 2012, 6:11 PM 9,079 Views 60 Comments

Some familiar faces from News of the World and Irish Sun pop up in Sunday edition due to be launched this weekend.

# news-international - Monday 20 February, 2012

The Sun to launch new Sunday version this weekend
# The Sun
# The Sun

The Sun to launch new Sunday version this weekend

Feb 20th 2012, 8:16 AM 1,492 Views 17 Comments

The new paper will fill the gap left when The News of the World closed last summer at the height of the hacking scandal.

# news-international - Friday 17 February, 2012

Murdoch to staff: 'Sun on Sunday will launch very soon'
# Sun On Sunday
# Sun On Sunday

Murdoch to staff: 'Sun on Sunday will launch very soon'

Feb 17th 2012, 1:27 PM 2,543 Views 21 Comments

An email sent by Rupert Murdoch to staff at The Sun confirms that far from being closed, the paper will be turning seven-day.

Rupert Murdoch flies to UK to deal with escalating newspaper crisis
# Crisis
# Crisis

Rupert Murdoch flies to UK to deal with escalating newspaper crisis

Feb 17th 2012, 10:01 AM 1,302 Views 13 Comments

A number of senior staff at The Sun have been arrested in recent weeks in connection with payments to public officials.

# news-international - Saturday 11 February, 2012

Five 'Sun' journalists arrested in police bribery investigation
# Bribery Scandal
# Bribery Scandal

Five 'Sun' journalists arrested in police bribery investigation

Feb 11th 2012, 11:27 AM 2,222 Views 18 Comments

Staff at the paper are said to be fearing for their futures after five senior contributors were arrested by London police.

# news-international - Monday 23 January, 2012

British MP claims 'Sunday Sun' to launch in April
# Sunday Sun
# Sunday Sun

British MP claims 'Sunday Sun' to launch in April

Jan 23rd 2012, 12:30 PM 2,074 Views 7 Comments

Labour MP Tom Watson has made the claim today. News International has declined to comment.

# news-international - Friday 20 January, 2012

Politicians, celebs and sports stars among those to settle hacking claims
# Hacking
# Hacking

Politicians, celebs and sports stars among those to settle hacking claims

Jan 20th 2012, 9:42 AM 1,287 Views 10 Comments

News International admitted it paid a private investigator to hack phones and blag information about a number of high profile figures in the UK who received compensation yesterday.

# news-international - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Rupert Murdoch: still struggling to use Twitter (and his own app)
# The Daily
From The Daily Edge
# The Daily

Rupert Murdoch: still struggling to use Twitter (and his own app)

Jan 4th 2012, 4:14 PM 4,849 Views 9 Comments

The fledging tweeter, 80, is still only getting the hang of microblogging. He posts a link from his own app – which doesn’t work.

# news-international - Sunday 1 January, 2012

"Vacations great time for thinking": Rupert Murdoch joins Twitter
# Rupert Murdoch
From The Daily Edge
# Rupert Murdoch

"Vacations great time for thinking": Rupert Murdoch joins Twitter

Jan 1st 2012, 11:23 AM 2,581 Views 4 Comments

The CEO of News Corporation, Rupert Murdoch, appears to have joined Twitter – a verified account in his name was set up yesterday. But what has he been tweeting about?

# news-international - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Murdoch says he received crucial hacking emails - but he didn't read them
# Hacking
# Hacking

Murdoch says he received crucial hacking emails - but he didn't read them

Dec 13th 2011, 9:41 PM 2,171 Views 11 Comments

James Murdoch received emails indicating phone hacking at the News of The World went beyond one reporter but he maintains he did not read them.

# news-international - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

James Murdoch resigns from the boards of Times and Sun
# News International
# News International

James Murdoch resigns from the boards of Times and Sun

Nov 23rd 2011, 1:33 PM 1,063 Views 2 Comments

Rupert Murdoch’s son has stepped down from the boards of News Group Newspapers Limited and Times Newspapers Limited.

# news-international - Sunday 20 November, 2011

Celebrities to testify at UK phone hacking inquiry
# Hacking
# Hacking

Celebrities to testify at UK phone hacking inquiry

Nov 20th 2011, 3:58 PM 2,411 Views 7 Comments

Public figures including Hugh Grant, JK Rowling and Sienna Miller are to appear alongside other alleged phone hacking victims including Madeleine McCann’s father.

# news-international - Monday 14 November, 2011

Scale of phone hacking at News International becoming clearer
# Hacking
# Hacking

Scale of phone hacking at News International becoming clearer

Nov 14th 2011, 9:28 PM 317 Views 0 Comments

Today was the opening day of the Leveson inquiry into press standards. It was told that evidence showed at least 28 News International staff were named in notes belonging to private investigator Glenn Mulcaire.

# news-international - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Watch: Murdoch rejects 'mafia' assertion in evidence to MPs
# Hacking
# Hacking

Watch: Murdoch rejects 'mafia' assertion in evidence to MPs

Nov 10th 2011, 2:53 PM 396 Views 5 Comments

The News Corporation came under heavy attack as he gave more evidence to MPs today.

James Murdoch to appear before MPs to answer more hacking questions
# Hacking
# Hacking

James Murdoch to appear before MPs to answer more hacking questions

Nov 10th 2011, 9:41 AM 121 Views 4 Comments

Murdoch is due to answer questions about evidence he gave in July which has subsequently been contradicted.

# news-international - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Hacking: documents put pressure on James Murdoch
# Hacking
# Hacking

Hacking: documents put pressure on James Murdoch

Nov 2nd 2011, 11:26 AM 246 Views 0 Comments

News International’s James Murdoch will face more questions from MPs next Thursday.

# news-international - Friday 21 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Oct 21st 2011, 7:50 PM 1,249 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: TheJournal.ie meets the presidential candidates; the latest from Libya; and why you should be VERY careful while shopping for wine.

Murdoch to pay £2 million to Dowler family
# Hacking Scandal
# Hacking Scandal

Murdoch to pay £2 million to Dowler family

Oct 21st 2011, 6:27 PM 514 Views 3 Comments

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.

# news-international - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Milly Dowler's family offered £3m settlement by News International
# Hacking
# Hacking

Milly Dowler's family offered £3m settlement by News International

Sep 20th 2011, 9:30 AM 229 Views 0 Comments

The sum is one of the largest settlements ever considered by a news organisation – and reflects how the News of the World interfered with a police investigation and gave the Dowler family false hope that the schoolgirl was still alive.

# news-international - Monday 19 September, 2011

News International close to settlement with Dowler family
# Hacking
# Hacking

News International close to settlement with Dowler family

Sep 19th 2011, 9:32 PM 233 Views 2 Comments

The family of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler has reportedly been offered a £2m-plus compensation settlement by News International.

# news-international - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

James Murdoch faces more questions amid new hacking saga developments
# Hacking
# Hacking

James Murdoch faces more questions amid new hacking saga developments

Sep 13th 2011, 5:52 PM 191 Views 0 Comments

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.

# news-international - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

News International to shed 110 jobs over next year
# News International
# News International

News International to shed 110 jobs over next year

Sep 7th 2011, 12:12 PM 261 Views 2 Comments

Rupert Murdoch’s UK newspaper publisher will drop the workers between now and July – but won’t say if Irish staff are to go.

# news-international - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Former executives challenge Murdochs' testimony
# News International
# News International

Former executives challenge Murdochs' testimony

Sep 6th 2011, 7:34 PM 150 Views 1 Comment

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.

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