News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch and his son James will give evidence next week to Britain`s media ethics inquiry.
Singer Charlotte Church, who had sued
Rupert Murdoch`s now defunct News of the World for hacking her
Appearing before the Leveson Inquiry into the
culture, practices and ethics of the British press deputy assistant commissioner at Scotland Yard, said there was a culture at The Sun of illegal payments.
Media baron Rupert Murdoch`s group
on Thursday agreed to a multi-million pounds settlement
with high-profile victims.
Frontman for rock legends The Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger is set to return to acting by playing a media mogul in a new film, ‘Tabloid’ inspired by one of his own ideas.
Jonathan May-Bowles admitted attacking
Murdoch during a Commons committee hearing on phone-hacking.
It`s the first board meeting since Rupert Murdoch`s
News Corp abandoned a takeover bid for BSkyB.
Team 2012, an initiative supporting British Olympians,
had signed News Int`l as its official partner.
The Murdoch-owned Sun tabloid described the media tycoon as "remorseful" and candid.
Murdoch`s final day was spent being grilled by a
committee of lawmakers about phone hacking.
It has triggered fresh fears of police-press collusion, reports said.
Elston was arrested last month, the only person
detained with no links to Murdoch`s
Lawyer Stephen Parkinson says Brooks was held and questioned but detectives did not accuse her.
Opposition leader Ed Miliband led calls for revision of media ownership rules.
Brooks was the newspaper`s editor between 2000 and 2003, when some of the hacking took place.
News Corp will place advertisements in all national newspapers to apologize to the nation.
Murdoch is concerned to protect the reputation of the parent News Corporation from further damage.
Targets of phone hacking were no longer only celebrities, but
also victims of crime and terrorism.
British police said that someone was leaking distracting details of the inquiry to the media.
News International`s chairman James Murdoch may face prosecution and arrest over hacking charges.
Day in Pics: 29th November
Showbiz World - November 29, 2014