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#Rupert Murdoch

# rupert-murdoch - Saturday 31 December, 2011

In pictures: TheJournal.ie’s winners and losers of 2011
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

In pictures: TheJournal.ie’s winners and losers of 2011

Dec 31st 2011, 3:00 PM 4,319 Views 3 Comments

Who came out on top, and who was bringing up the rear? Here are our picks for the winners and losers of the year.

# rupert-murdoch - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Who said that? TheJournal.ie’s 2011 Quotes Quiz
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

Who said that? TheJournal.ie’s 2011 Quotes Quiz

Dec 29th 2011, 6:00 PM 4,290 Views 2 Comments

We’ve picked out the highlights of the year in quotations. But which public figure said them?

# rupert-murdoch - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

18th person arrested over UK phone hacking
# Hacking
# Hacking

18th person arrested over UK phone hacking

Dec 7th 2011, 12:44 PM 694 Views 1 Comment

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
# News International
# News International

James Murdoch resigns from the boards of Times and Sun

Nov 23rd 2011, 1:33 PM 1,057 Views 2 Comments

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
# Hacking
# Hacking

Celebrities to testify at UK phone hacking inquiry

Nov 20th 2011, 3:58 PM 2,410 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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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 316 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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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 393 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 120 Views 4 Comments

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
# Hacking Scandal
# Hacking Scandal

News of the World spied on Prince William

Nov 8th 2011, 9:56 PM 679 Views 9 Comments

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

Gallery: The 10 most influential people in finance...
# Power 100
# Power 100

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

Nov 8th 2011, 6:28 PM 791 Views 6 Comments

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

# rupert-murdoch - Sunday 6 November, 2011

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

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Nov 6th 2011, 11:00 AM 65 Views 6 Comments

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

# rupert-murdoch - 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 506 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.

# rupert-murdoch - Thursday 13 October, 2011

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

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

Oct 13th 2011, 9:22 AM 414 Views 4 Comments

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
# Billionaire Wars
# Billionaire Wars

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

Oct 5th 2011, 1:19 PM 681 Views 4 Comments

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
# Hacking
# Hacking

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

Sep 20th 2011, 9:30 AM 226 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.

# rupert-murdoch - 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 259 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.

# rupert-murdoch - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

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

Former executives challenge Murdochs' testimony

Sep 6th 2011, 7:34 PM 148 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.

# rupert-murdoch - Monday 5 September, 2011

Tony Blair 'is godfather' to Rupert Murdoch's daughter
# The Godfather
# The Godfather

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

Sep 5th 2011, 10:52 AM 391 Views 3 Comments

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
# News International
# News International

News International puts other UK papers under review

Aug 30th 2011, 2:13 PM 154 Views 0 Comments

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
# NOTW
# NOTW

Hollywood reporter the thirteenth arrest in phone hacking scandal: report

Aug 18th 2011, 11:34 AM 278 Views 0 Comments

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
# News Corp
# News Corp

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

Aug 11th 2011, 10:20 AM 645 Views 1 Comment

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
# Hacking
# Hacking

Twelfth person arrested over phone hacking allegations

Aug 10th 2011, 3:22 PM 91 Views 0 Comments

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
# Hacking
# Hacking

Daily Mail publisher to review procedures following hacking scandal

Aug 4th 2011, 9:40 PM 269 Views 0 Comments

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
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Aug 2nd 2011, 8:01 PM 1,331 Views 0 Comments

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
# Piegate
# Piegate

'Jonnie Marbles' jailed over Murdoch attack

Aug 2nd 2011, 6:28 PM 1,110 Views 16 Comments

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
# Piegate
# Piegate

Comedian 'Marbles' convicted over Murdoch pie attack

Jul 29th 2011, 1:34 PM 749 Views 13 Comments

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
# Hacking
# Hacking

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

Jul 28th 2011, 6:27 PM 1,050 Views 6 Comments

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
# Hacking

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

Jul 27th 2011, 2:02 PM 490 Views 5 Comments

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?
# Hacking
# Hacking

Hacking: How much did James Murdoch know?

Jul 22nd 2011, 10:18 AM 361 Views 3 Comments

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

Murdoch papers set to lose 2012 Olympics deal
# Hacking
From The42
# Hacking

Murdoch papers set to lose 2012 Olympics deal

Jul 21st 2011, 4:33 PM 251 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 20th 2011, 12:48 PM 657 Views 9 Comments

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
# Your Say

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

Jul 20th 2011, 11:07 AM 3,431 Views 25 Comments

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
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Jul 20th 2011, 8:50 AM 3,806 Views 9 Comments

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
# Hacking
# Hacking

'Jonnie Marbles' charged over Murdoch pie attack

Jul 20th 2011, 8:39 AM 418 Views 5 Comments

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
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Tuesday

Jul 19th 2011, 7:44 PM 1,832 Views 0 Comments

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
# Hackgate
# Hackgate

LIVEBLOG: Rebekah Brooks before House of Commons select committee

Jul 19th 2011, 5:43 PM 1,584 Views 3 Comments

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
# Hacking

Watch Rebekah Brooks face questioning over NOTW phone-hacking

Jul 19th 2011, 5:43 PM 359 Views 3 Comments

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

Rupert and James Murdoch: What they said
# Hacking
# Hacking

Rupert and James Murdoch: What they said

Jul 19th 2011, 5:36 PM 269 Views 1 Comment

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
# Hacking

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

Jul 19th 2011, 4:57 PM 7,349 Views 30 Comments

Murdoch has been giving evidence in the phone hacking scandal.