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Murdoch turns on editor and lawyer in hacking probe

Last Updated: Thursday, November 10, 2011, 16:57

Murdoch blamed Colin Myler, the last editor of the now-defunct Sunday tabloid, for giving him incomplete information, and accused the newspaper's ex-legal chief, Tom Crone, of misleading the committee of MPs investigating the hacking.

James Murdoch faces second grilling in parliament

Last Updated: Thursday, November 10, 2011, 15:46

James Murdoch faces a second grilling by UK parliamentarians on Thursday over his role in a phone-hacking scandal at the News of the World tabloid that could make or break his credibility as the next head of his father Rupert's media empire.

Phone hacking scandal engulfs more British newspapers

Last Updated: Sunday, July 24, 2011, 23:06

The phone-hacking scandal appeared to be spreading to British newspapers beyond those owned by embattled media baron Rupert Murdoch, with fresh claims dragging the Mirror group into the mire of allegations of eavesdropping on celebrities.

CNN host Piers Morgan drawn into hacking scandal

Last Updated: Sunday, July 24, 2011, 23:04

Popular CNN host Piers Morgan's name has been drawn into Britain's media scandal with a former Mirror group journalist claiming that phone hacking was common at the Daily Mirror during the former's time as its editor.

Cameron's ex-aide Coulson faces perjury probe

Last Updated: Saturday, July 23, 2011, 17:57

Andy Coulson, the British Prime Minister's former communications director and one of the central figures in the phone hacking scandal, is being investigated for allegedly committing perjury while working for David Cameron in Downing Street.

Calls grow for cutting down Murdoch's grip over news media

Last Updated: Monday, July 18, 2011, 00:09

Opposition leader Ed Miliband on Sunday led calls for revision of media ownership rules to prevent concentration and abuse of power in Britain, where Rupert Murdoch's embattled group came out with another apology promising to make amends in the aftermath of the phone hacking scandal.

New details highlight deep links between Cameron, Murdoch Co.

Last Updated: Saturday, July 16, 2011, 21:14

The raging debate over the press- politician ties gained further fuel in Britain today with revelations that David Cameron had held not less than 26 meetings with executives of Rupert Murdoch's media group in just over a year, though the government said there was nothing murky in it.