British PM under pressure after hacking verdict

British Prime Minister David Cameron was braced Wednesday for difficult questions over his decision to hire Andy Coulson as his media chief, as the former News of the World editor convicted of phone hacking awaited a verdict on other charges.

Andy Coulson guilty in UK phone-hacking trial, Brooks cleared

Former Rupert Murdoch confidante Rebekah Brooks was cleared of all charges while former News of the World editor Andy Coulson was convicted of plotting to hack phones in a dramatic end to Britain`s marathon media trial on Tuesday.

Rebekah Brooks denies cover up at News International

Former chief executive of Rupert Murdoch`s British media empire Rebekah Brooks denied trying to cover up facts around the phone-hacking scandal.

Rebekah Brooks admits paying for story on Saddam Hussein

Rebekah Brooks, former chief executive of Rupert Murdoch`s newspaper in UK, has admitted paying a British official for a story on Saddam Hussein`s threat to swamp country with anthrax poison in 1998.

I sanctioned payments to officials: Ex-Murdoch editor Brooks

Rebekah Brooks, Rupert Murdoch`s former British newspaper boss, told a London court on Thursday she had sanctioned payments to public officials but denied authorising illegal sums for which she is on trial.

Rebekah Brooks acquitted over Prince William `bikini photo`

Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks was acquitted of a charge of paying for a picture of Prince William in a bikini.

Rebekah Brooks launches hacking defence, acquitted on one charge

Rebekah Brooks, the former boss of Rupert Murdoch`s British newspapers, who is on trial for phone-hacking and other charges, was acquitted on Thursday of one charge of authorising an illegal payment for a picture of Prince William in a bikini.

Murdoch`s ex-British paper boss Brooks to start phone-hacking defence

Rebekah Brooks, the former boss of Rupert Murdoch`s British newspapers, is due to begin her defence on Wednesday against allegations she was complicit in widespread phone-hacking at the now defunct News of the World weekly.

Phone hacking trial: Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson `had an affair`

Former News of the World editors Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson were having an affair for much of the time they were allegedly involved in phone hacking at the Rupert Murdoch-owned tabloid, a London court heard.

Jury sworn in for Britain`s phone-hacking trial

A jury was sworn in on Tuesday for Britain`s phone-hacking trial, which is set to hear explosive evidence of the scandal that brought down Rupert Murdoch`s News of the World tabloid.

Britain`s high-profile phone-hacking trial to open

The first trial from the phone-hacking scandal that sank Rupert Murdoch`s News of the World opens in Britain on Monday with his key aide Rebekah Brooks and the prime minister`s former media chief Andy Coulson among the defendants.

UK phone hacking trial to go ahead

5 former staff of Rupert Murdoch-owned `News of the World` tabloid including ex-editors Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson, lost legal attempt to block their prosecution on phone hacking charges in UK.

UK phone hacking: Rebekah Brooks denies hacking charges

Rebekah Brooks, the former chief executive of the Rupert Murdoch-owned News International, on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to all charges related to phone hacking that led to the closure of News of the World tabloid.

Brooks`s ex-bodyguard charged in UK hacking probe

A man who provided protection for the former chief executive of News International has been charged in relation to Britain`s wide-ranging phone-hacking investigation, British authorities said.

Former NOTW editor Rebekah Brooks in court on bribery charges

Britain`s phone-hacking and bribery scandal was back in the spotlight as former editors of media mogul Rupert Murdoch`s News of the World tabloid, Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson, appeared in court.

Cameron accused of ripping heart and soul out of Leveson probe

The Leveson inquiry into British media ethics has proved to be a double whammy for Prime Minister David Cameron as the report has exposed divisions within the ruling coalition.

Rebekah Brooks, Andy Coulson charged with ‘illegaly paying officials’

Former News International chief Rebekah Brooks and David Cameron’s former director of communications Andy Coulson have been charged with illegally paying officials for information.

Brooks, Coulson to be charged for bribery

British PM David Cameron`s former spin doctor Andy Coulson and ex-News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks will be charged as part of the probe.

Cameron refuses to release further ‘cozy’ Brooks texts

British PM David Cameron has refused to agree to the publication of any further text messages exchanged with Rebekah Brooks.

Cameron put on the spot by cosy texts to Brooks

British PM David Cameron faced huge embarrassment after intimate text messages he exchanged with the Rebekah Brooks were published by the media.