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#News Of The World

# news-of-the-world - Friday 2 March, 2012

Cameron admits: I did ride Rebekah Brooks's ex-police horse Horsing Around This post contains videos

Cameron admits: I did ride Rebekah Brooks's ex-police horse

The revelation comes after days of speculation about the British prime minister’s relationship with the former News International executive and her former police horse.

# news-of-the-world - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

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

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

# news-of-the-world - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Scotland Yard loaned a police horse to Rebekah Brooks

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-of-the-world - Monday 27 February, 2012

The Sun had a 'culture of illegal payments to sources' says police chief

The senior police officer leading the phone hacking probe gave evidence to the Leveson inquiry into media ethics today.

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

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

# news-of-the-world - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Sun on Sunday goes on sale in Britain and Ireland

The paper has launched a Sunday edition less than year after News International shut down its Sunday tabloid, the News of The World.

# news-of-the-world - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Roy Keane and Glenda Gilson for new Irish Sun on Sunday

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

New figures show falling circulation for most Irish daily newspapers

ABC figures show the Sunday World as the highest-selling paper in Ireland, marginally ahead of the Sunday Independent.

# news-of-the-world - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Cherie Blair to sue News Corporation over phone hacking

The wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair is taking legal action against the former publisher of the News of The World newspaper.

# news-of-the-world - Monday 20 February, 2012

The Sun to launch new Sunday version this weekend

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-of-the-world - Monday 23 January, 2012

British MP claims 'Sunday Sun' to launch in April

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

# news-of-the-world - Friday 20 January, 2012

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

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-of-the-world - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Column: Call them red-tops if you want – but we still need popular journalism

Tabloid misbehaviour is an easy target for complaints – but popular news is essential to our society, writes John O’Sullivan.

# news-of-the-world - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Ex-News of the World editor joins NY Daily News

Colin Myler will now go head-to-head with the Murdoch-owned New York Post in the city’s daily tabloid sales war.

# news-of-the-world - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Piers Morgan denies presiding over phone hacking at Daily Mirror

Morgan said he was only aware of “about five per cent” of what his reporters were doing while he was editor.

# news-of-the-world - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

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

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-of-the-world - Monday 12 December, 2011

Hacking: new details raise questions over Milly Dowler hacking story

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.

# news-of-the-world - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

18th person arrested over UK phone hacking

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.

# news-of-the-world - Monday 5 December, 2011

UK MP compares tabloid papers' ethics to Auschwitz

Zac Goldsmith made the link while giving evidence to the parliamentary Leveson inquiry today.

# news-of-the-world - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

UK: Woman arrested in connection with phone-hacking probe

A woman has been arrested in England as part of the investigation into phone-hacking by the press.

# news-of-the-world - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

James Murdoch resigns from the boards of Times and Sun

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

# news-of-the-world - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Leveson day two: Steve Coogan claims News of the World writer 'tricked' him on affair

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.

# news-of-the-world - Sunday 20 November, 2011

Celebrities to testify at UK phone hacking inquiry

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-of-the-world - Monday 14 November, 2011

Scale of phone hacking at News International becoming clearer

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-of-the-world - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Watch: Murdoch rejects 'mafia' assertion in evidence to MPs Hacking This post contains videos

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

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

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

# news-of-the-world - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Hacking: documents put pressure on James Murdoch

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

# news-of-the-world - Friday 21 October, 2011

Murdoch family to come under pressure at News Corp AGM

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.

# news-of-the-world - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Met police no longer seeking court orders against journalists over sources

Scotland Yard is no longer looking for court orders to force journalists to reveal their sources behind certain phone hacking stories.

# news-of-the-world - Monday 19 September, 2011

News International close to settlement with Dowler family

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

# news-of-the-world - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

James Murdoch faces more questions amid new hacking saga developments

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-of-the-world - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

News International to shed 110 jobs over next year

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-of-the-world - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Former executives challenge Murdochs' testimony

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.

# news-of-the-world - Monday 5 September, 2011

Tony Blair 'is godfather' to Rupert Murdoch's daughter

The former British prime minister’s close link to the media tycoon has been revealed in a magazine interview with Murdoch’s wife.

# news-of-the-world - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Hollywood reporter the thirteenth arrest in phone hacking scandal: report

The arrest of James Desborough is seen as a significant development in the scandal that has rocked the UK establishment.

# news-of-the-world - Thursday 11 August, 2011

James Murdoch won't be taking over News Corp, says Rupert

Instead, the current COO Chase Carey – Murdoch’s vice-chairman – would take over “if I went under a bus.”

# news-of-the-world - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Twelfth person arrested over phone hacking allegations

London police have arrested a 61-year-old man in connection with the ongoing investigation into the alleged hacking of phone messages.

# news-of-the-world - Friday 5 August, 2011

News International in talks to save 'Fake Sheikh' journalist

Mazher Mahmood, the News of the World’s infamous ‘Fake Sheikh’, may be given a new job to stop him joining another paper.

Mirror group facing hacking claims

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.

# news-of-the-world - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Daily Mail publisher to review procedures following hacking scandal

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.