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#Rupert Murdoch

# rupert-murdoch - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Tuesday

Jul 19th 2011, 4:43 PM 1,920 Views 1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’ clock.

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

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

Jul 19th 2011, 3:43 PM 1,574 Views 14 Comments

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

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Jul 19th 2011, 8:51 AM 3,102 Views 10 Comments

Nine things to know this morning: Superquinn’s quick sale saves 2,800 jobs, a big day ahead in the hacking inquiries, and will the public pay unpaid bills at the Dáil bar?

The Sun website hacked by LulzSec
# Return Of The Lulz
# Return Of The Lulz

The Sun website hacked by LulzSec

Jul 19th 2011, 8:14 AM 798 Views 15 Comments

The hacking group returned after saying it was disbanding last month.

Murdochs and Brooks to face questions over hacking scandal
# Hacking
# Hacking

Murdochs and Brooks to face questions over hacking scandal

Jul 19th 2011, 7:14 AM 459 Views 0 Comments

There have been a number of other developments in the story over the past 24 hours.

# rupert-murdoch - Monday 18 July, 2011

Hacking scandal claims another victim as top counter-terrorism chief resigns
# Hacking
# Hacking

Hacking scandal claims another victim as top counter-terrorism chief resigns

Jul 18th 2011, 2:45 PM 295 Views 2 Comments

Another day, another resignation.

# rupert-murdoch - Sunday 17 July, 2011

Phone hacking: UK police chief Sir Paul Stephenson resigns
# Hacking
# Hacking

Phone hacking: UK police chief Sir Paul Stephenson resigns

Jul 17th 2011, 8:26 PM 1,566 Views 12 Comments

The hacking scandal has led to another resignation, the most senior yet.

Irish Mail on Sunday editor ‘targeted by Mulcaire NotW phone hacking’
# NOTW
# NOTW

Irish Mail on Sunday editor ‘targeted by Mulcaire NotW phone hacking’

Jul 17th 2011, 7:14 AM 1,183 Views 7 Comments

Sebastian Hamilton, the editor of the Irish Mail on Sunday, is one of two MoS figures who may have been targeted.

# rupert-murdoch - Saturday 16 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jul 16th 2011, 7:20 PM 1,813 Views 4 Comments

In your Fix for today: A cheaper route to Dublin airport?; the end of the World; a remorseful Archbishop; how the Taoiseach is spending his weekend; and why Ken Doherty has an issue with neck ties.

News of the Unscrews: NotW sign disappears from Wapping
# Hacking
From The Daily Edge
# Hacking

News of the Unscrews: NotW sign disappears from Wapping

Jul 16th 2011, 4:05 PM 415 Views 1 Comment

The end of the World at Wapping…

Rupert Murdoch signs public apology public over phone-hacking
# NOTW
# NOTW

Rupert Murdoch signs public apology public over phone-hacking

Jul 16th 2011, 10:40 AM 643 Views 11 Comments

A full-page advert in all of today’s British papers says sorry for the “serious wrongdoing that occurred” at NotW.

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Jul 16th 2011, 9:06 AM 2,246 Views 7 Comments

Nine things to know this morning, including a row between Church and State, the wrong type of Roscommon U-turn, and a bad day for Lady Gaga…

# rupert-murdoch - Friday 15 July, 2011

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
From The Daily Edge
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jul 15th 2011, 7:00 PM 2,265 Views 8 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.

Take 5: Friday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Friday

Jul 15th 2011, 2:50 PM 2,587 Views 1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Timeline: News of the World hacking scandal
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Timeline: News of the World hacking scandal

Jul 15th 2011, 12:27 PM 432 Views 1 Comment

As Rebekah Brooks bows to pressure to resign, take a look back at events leading up to the scandal…

Meet the new CEO of News International... Tom Mockridge
# News International
# News International

Meet the new CEO of News International... Tom Mockridge

Jul 15th 2011, 11:16 AM 694 Views 0 Comments

Who is Tom Mockridge? 9 things you probably don’t know about the Sky Italia boss who stepped into Rebekah Brooks’s shoes today.

Rebekah Brooks resigns from News International
# Rebekah Brooks
# Rebekah Brooks

Rebekah Brooks resigns from News International

Jul 15th 2011, 10:05 AM 3,324 Views 27 Comments

Former News of the World editor says she is sorry and feels “a deep sense of responsibility for the people we have hurt”.

Under-fire Murdoch insists: "We've handled crisis extremely well"
# NOTW
# NOTW

Under-fire Murdoch insists: "We've handled crisis extremely well"

Jul 15th 2011, 8:33 AM 150 Views 3 Comments

His comments came as an FBI investigation into alleged attempts to hack the phones of 9/11 victims was confirmed.

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Jul 15th 2011, 8:24 AM 2,373 Views 3 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# rupert-murdoch - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Murdochs agree to be questioned by UK parliament
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Murdochs agree to be questioned by UK parliament

Jul 14th 2011, 8:45 PM 138 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, in the United States, the FBI have opened an investigation into allegations the Murdoch media empire sought to hack into the phones of 11 September victims.

Brooks to be questioned by parliament over hacking
# Hacking
# Hacking

Brooks to be questioned by parliament over hacking

Jul 14th 2011, 11:57 AM 185 Views 1 Comment

But what will Rupert and James Murdoch do?

Hacking: Another arrest with calls for US probe and Murdoch to face questions
# Hacking
# Hacking

Hacking: Another arrest with calls for US probe and Murdoch to face questions

Jul 14th 2011, 11:15 AM 293 Views 0 Comments

The phone hacking scandal that has engulfed Rupert Murdoch’s media empire has spread to the US.

# rupert-murdoch - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

US senator demands investigation into possible 9/11 phone-hacking
# NOTW
# NOTW

US senator demands investigation into possible 9/11 phone-hacking

Jul 13th 2011, 8:09 AM 451 Views 3 Comments

Highly-regarded senator Jay Rockefeller says the fallout from the News of the World raises ‘serious questions’.

# rupert-murdoch - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

British government to pressure Murdoch to abandon BSkyB bid
# BSKYB
# BSKYB

British government to pressure Murdoch to abandon BSkyB bid

Jul 12th 2011, 5:50 PM 166 Views 3 Comments

Britain’s Conservative Party has indicated that it will support the opposition in calling for News Corp boss Rupert Murdoch to withdraw his bid “in the public interest”.

MPs to quiz cops on failure to investigate phone-hacking
# NOTW
# NOTW

MPs to quiz cops on failure to investigate phone-hacking

Jul 12th 2011, 9:01 AM 201 Views 0 Comments

The assistant commissioner of the Metropolitan Police will be grilled on why he chose not to reopen inquiries in 2009.

# rupert-murdoch - Monday 11 July, 2011

Shareholders sue News Corp over hacking scandal
# News Corp
# News Corp

Shareholders sue News Corp over hacking scandal

Jul 11th 2011, 8:42 PM 373 Views 6 Comments

A group of News Corporation shareholders are suing the media conglomerate over what they claim are large-scale governance failures surrounding the British phone-hacking case.

NotW emails: Police 'sold royal family's mobile phone numbers'
# NOTW
# NOTW

NotW emails: Police 'sold royal family's mobile phone numbers'

Jul 11th 2011, 1:09 PM 520 Views 4 Comments

Emails discovered in 2007 and handed over to investigators last month claim corruption among police guarding the Royals.

News International chief Rebekah Brooks faces police quiz
# Hacking
# Hacking

News International chief Rebekah Brooks faces police quiz

Jul 11th 2011, 8:02 AM 385 Views 5 Comments

The former News of the World editor is likely to be questioned by officers investigating the phone-hacking scandal.

# rupert-murdoch - Sunday 10 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Jul 10th 2011, 8:04 PM 5,090 Views 22 Comments

In today’s Fix: broken election promises, long-lost paintings, the last day of Oxegen and a final hidden message from staff at the News of the World…

UK Labour leader calls to delay BSkyB takeover
# BSKYB
# BSKYB

UK Labour leader calls to delay BSkyB takeover

Jul 10th 2011, 1:07 PM 184 Views 2 Comments

The Liberal Democrats – currently in coalition with the Conservatives – have hinted at supporting the opposition in calls to postpone the proposed takeover.

News of the World bids readers goodbye
# NOTW
# NOTW

News of the World bids readers goodbye

Jul 10th 2011, 9:50 AM 1,034 Views 22 Comments

The newspaper has printed its final edition after 168 years in circulation amid a phone-hacking scandal that has caused widespread outrage.

# rupert-murdoch - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Guardian 'warned Cameron' over Coulson's jobs for criminal PIs
# NOTW
# NOTW

Guardian 'warned Cameron' over Coulson's jobs for criminal PIs

Jul 9th 2011, 4:04 PM 425 Views 2 Comments

Did Downing Street know about Andy Coulson’s investigators and their problems with the law? The Guardian says: Yes.

Murdoch jets in to handle hacking crisis - as his son could face prosecution
# NOTW
# NOTW

Murdoch jets in to handle hacking crisis - as his son could face prosecution

Jul 9th 2011, 10:46 AM 502 Views 14 Comments

All of this while police investigate claims that a senior executive deleted ‘millions’ of incriminating emails…

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Jul 9th 2011, 8:53 AM 2,908 Views 8 Comments

Nine things to know this morning – including the latest on the NOTW scandal, and radical reform for College Green and the Junior Cert…

# rupert-murdoch - Friday 8 July, 2011

Andy Coulson released after arrest over phone hacking
# NOTW
# NOTW

Andy Coulson released after arrest over phone hacking

Jul 8th 2011, 8:01 PM 545 Views 2 Comments

Earlier today, David Cameron defended hiring former advisor Andy Coulson, saying he deserved a ‘second chance’.

UK police search second tabloid in phone hacking investigation
# NOTW
# NOTW

UK police search second tabloid in phone hacking investigation

Jul 8th 2011, 3:20 PM 1,519 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, former NOTW editor Rebekah Brooks meets with the newspaper’s staff to discuss its impending closure.

BSkyB shares fall - but barely a blip for News Corp
# Markets
# Markets

BSkyB shares fall - but barely a blip for News Corp

Jul 8th 2011, 1:11 PM 187 Views 0 Comments

Shares in the commercial broadcaster suffer as the UK government says it will take its time on a News Corp takeover.

Poll: Should the News of the World have been closed?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the News of the World have been closed?

Jul 8th 2011, 8:19 AM 4,790 Views 36 Comments

Is closure a fitting fate for bad behaviour – or does it distract from the wrongdoings of the newspaper’s staff?

Pressure mounts on Brooks over newspaper's 'ultimate sacrifice'
# NOTW
# NOTW

Pressure mounts on Brooks over newspaper's 'ultimate sacrifice'

Jul 8th 2011, 8:11 AM 465 Views 2 Comments

Staff at the News of the World believe their jobs have been cut simply to save the position of their former editor.

How the press is reporting the end of the World
# Apocalypse NOTW
# Apocalypse NOTW

How the press is reporting the end of the World

Jul 8th 2011, 7:34 AM 1,449 Views 15 Comments

A gallery of today’s front pages from Britain and Ireland. No prizes for guessing what gets the biggest billing…