'The Sun' to offer free online news again

Rupert Murdoch owned top-selling British tabloid 'The Sun' has done a U-turn on its policy by scrapping its paywall and offering most of its website content for free.

UK "fake sheikh" reporter charged with conspiracy to pervert justice

 Mazher Mahmood, a British journalist whose undercover work posing as a "fake sheikh" led to a number of high-profile criminal court cases, was charged on Tuesday with conspiracy to pervert the course of justice.

Brooks faces fights on all fronts back at Murdoch's London HQ

When the once toxic Rebekah Brooks returns to run Rupert Murdoch`s British newspapers on Monday she will face the toughest challenge of her career -- rebuilding her reputation and the company in the harsh glare of the public spotlight. 

Ex-tabloid editor Rebekah Brooks returns as News Corp UK chief

Ex-tabloid editor Rebekah Brooks returns as News Corp UK chief

British ex-editor Rebekah Brooks, the fiery redhead who resigned over a tabloid phone-hacking scandal, will return to Rupert Murdoch`s News Corp as head of its UK division, the company said on Wednesday.

Ex-tabloid editor Rebekah Brooks returns as News Corp UK chief

British ex-editor Rebekah Brooks, the fiery redhead who resigned over a tabloid phone-hacking scandal, will return to Rupert Murdoch`s News Corp as head of its UK division, the company said on Wednesday.

Ex-NOTW editor Rebekah Brooks may rejoin Murdoch empire: FT

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch's News Corp is believed to be in talks with former 'News of the World' editor Rebekah Brooks for her return as chief of its UK division four years after she had quit amid the phone-hacking scandal, a newspaper reported.

Rebekah Brooks returning to News Corp as UK chief: Report

Rebekah Brooks will return to her old job at News Corp heading its British newspaper division, the Financial Times reported on Friday, just over a year after being cleared of criminal charges in a phone-hacking scandal. 

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.

Murdoch protegee Brooks cleared of all hacking charges in UK trial

Both were former editors of Murdoch`s News of the World, the 168-year-old tabloid the media mogul closed in July 2011.

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.