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# rupert-murdoch - 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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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.

# rupert-murdoch - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

News of the World spied on Prince William

The tabloid paid ex-policeman Derek Webb to track hundreds of people over an eight-year period.

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Gallery: The 10 most influential people in finance...

…according to the US wealth management magazine Worth, including the German Chancellor and new ECB chief.

# rupert-murdoch - Sunday 6 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the world.

# rupert-murdoch - Friday 21 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday

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

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.

# rupert-murdoch - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Senior Murdoch exec resigns over Wall Street Journal 'circulation scam'

Allegations in the Guardian newspaper have forced Andrew Langhoff to step down.

# rupert-murdoch - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Buffett to Murdoch: I'll show you mine if you show me yours

What is he talking about? Tax returns, of course.

# rupert-murdoch - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

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

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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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.

# rupert-murdoch - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

News International puts other UK papers under review

Journalistic standards across News International’s titles are being reviewed in the wake of the phone-hacking scandal.

# rupert-murdoch - 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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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.”

# rupert-murdoch - 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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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.

# rupert-murdoch - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

In today’s Fix: Norris bows out of presidential race, US avoids a debt default and Foo Fighters… coming soon to a garage near you.

'Jonnie Marbles' jailed over Murdoch attack

The comedian attacked 80-year-old Rupert Murdoch with a shaving-foam pie during a House of Commons committee meeting.

# rupert-murdoch - Friday 29 July, 2011

Comedian 'Marbles' convicted over Murdoch pie attack

Jonathan May-Bowles, aka ‘Jonnie Marbles’, pleads guilty to attacking Rupert Murdoch, 80, earlier this month.

# rupert-murdoch - Thursday 28 July, 2011

News of the World targeted phone given to Sara Payne as a gift

Sara Payne, whose eight-year-old daughter Sarah was abducted and murdered in 2000, wrote a column for the News of the World’s final edition.

# rupert-murdoch - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Listen: Piers Morgan drawn into hacking scandal after 2009 interview emerges Hacking This post contains videos

Listen: Piers Morgan drawn into hacking scandal after 2009 interview emerges

The TV presenter and former editor has denied any involvement in alleged phone hacking.

# rupert-murdoch - Friday 22 July, 2011

Hacking: How much did James Murdoch know?

Doubt has been cast over key evidence the News International chief gave on Tuesday as one MP says he will ask police to review the matter.

# rupert-murdoch - Thursday 21 July, 2011

From The42 Murdoch papers set to lose 2012 Olympics deal Hacking

Murdoch papers set to lose 2012 Olympics deal

Murdoch’s British media empire can no longer meet its Team 2012 contractual obligations after the News of the World was closed.

# rupert-murdoch - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge 'Smackdown sister': Chinese bloggers hail Murdoch's wife as role model Piegate

'Smackdown sister': Chinese bloggers hail Murdoch's wife as role model

Wendi Deng’s slapping assault on her husband’s foam pie attacker has turned her into a sensation in her native country.

Poll: Do you believe the Murdochs' claims of ignorance? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you believe the Murdochs' claims of ignorance?

Rupert and James Murdoch said they knew little of what went on at the News of the World. Do you believe them?

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning: fears of more abuse victims in Donegal, Vatican denies telling Bishops to keep quiet on Cloyne, and the controversial t-shirt removed from a Sinn Féin website…

'Jonnie Marbles' charged over Murdoch pie attack

A 26-year-old comedian is accused of ‘harassment’ after the media mogul was smeared with shaving foam yesterday.

# rupert-murdoch - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Daily Fix: Tuesday

In today’s Fix: Ireland’s first female Chief Justice is named; News International heads face questioning over alleged phone hacking; and the Rubberbandits take New York…

LIVEBLOG: Rebekah Brooks before House of Commons select committee

The former chief executive of News International appears before the UK Select Committee on Culture, Media and Sport on the phone-hacking scandal in the News of the World.

Watch Rebekah Brooks face questioning over NOTW phone-hacking Hacking This post contains videos

Watch Rebekah Brooks face questioning over NOTW phone-hacking

A House of Commons committee is asking questions about the phone-hacking affair. Watch it live here.

Rupert and James Murdoch: What they said

The Murdochs apologised to the victims of phone hacking before answering questions regarding the size of payments to former NotW employees Glenn Mulcaire and Clive Goodman – and about Max Mosely’s privacy case against the newspaper.

WATCH: Rupert Murdoch pied by protester whilst giving evidence to MPs Hacking This post contains videos

WATCH: Rupert Murdoch pied by protester whilst giving evidence to MPs

Murdoch has been giving evidence in the phone hacking scandal.

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’ clock.

Watch: Rupert Murdoch says 'This is the most humble day of my life' Hacking This post contains videos

Watch: Rupert Murdoch says 'This is the most humble day of my life'

The chairman of News Corporation has been giving evidence to MPs in London regarding the phone hacking scandal.