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UK PM`s ex-media chief Coulson jailed for Murdoch tabloid hacking

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 15:23

British Prime Minister David Cameron`s former media chief Andy Coulson was jailed for 18 months on Friday for being complicit in industrial scale phone-hacking by journalists at the Rupert Murdoch tabloid he edited.

Coulson faces retrial in UK phone-hacking trial

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 01:58

British Prime Minister David Cameron`s former communications chief Andy Coulson is to face a retrial on charges of conspiracy to bribe public officials in the phone-hacking trial, prosecutors said on Monday.

Despite London acquittals, U.S. probe of News Corp continues

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 06:04

More than a year after asking for and receiving emails from News Corp`s U.S. operation related to allegations of phone hacking and bribery, the FBI is still investigating whether British-based representatives of the media company may have broken U.S. law, sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Murdoch in Britain in wake of phone-hacking trial

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 20:33

News Corporation executive chairman Rupert Murdoch visited the headquarters of his British newspaper division in London today after his protege Rebekah Brooks was cleared of phone hacking in a high-profile trial.

Phone hacking: British jurors discharged as Andy Coulson`s trial ends

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 17:46

The trial of British Prime Minister David Cameron`s former communications chief Andy Coulson ended Wednesday as the jury failed to reach majority verdict on two remaining counts that he conspired to commit misconduct in public office by paying public officials for royal phone books.

British PM under pressure after hacking verdict

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 17:01

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.

UK``s Cameron set to apologise over ex-media chief guilty of phone-hacking

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 18:34

British Prime Minister David Cameron stands by a pledge to make "a profound apology" after his former media chief Andy Coulson was found guilty of being part of a phone-hacking conspiracy, the British leader`s spokesman said on Tuesday.

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

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 17:23

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.

British phone-hacking trial nears conclusion

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 09:15

The jury in the seven-month trial of two ex-Rupert Murdoch editors, one the media mogul`s head of British newspapers and the other a close aide to the prime minister, is expected to retire to consider its verdict this week.

Rebekah Brooks denies cover up at News International

Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 22:58

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 acquitted over Prince William `bikini photo`

Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 00:08

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

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 18:50

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.