Tag Archives: James Murdoch

Phone hacking scandal costs Murdoch family $1bn

The News of the World phone hacking scandal isn’t about money is it? It’s about rights and ethics and the Murdoch family’s desire to retain control of News Corporation surely. Maybe it is but sleuths at the Financial Times have ...

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Now Murdoch phone hacking scandal brings down top cop Stephenson – will James Murdoch and PM David Cameron be next?

Well it seems an extraordinary idea doesn’t it? UK PM David Cameron being forced to resign over the Murdoch newspapers phone hacking scandal. But don’t rule it out. Tonight Metropolitan Police commissioner Sir Paul Stephenson (pictured) stunned just about everybody ...

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Murdoch contagion may spread to US, Brooks in the frame over Brown

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation, an American company, could be investigated by Federal authorities if they decide paying Metropolitan Police officers in London counts as illegally trying to secure business under the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. Germany’s Daimler AG and ...

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Please block Murdoch BSkyB deal says UK government to OFT and Ofcom

UK culture secretary Jeremy Hunt is to write to media regulator Ofcom and the Office of Fair Trading to ask them to look again at the News Corporation bid to buy satellite broadcaster BKyB on the grounds of (a) media ...

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Why doesn’t Rupert Murdoch just give away the News of the World to its staff?

Sound like an extraordinary idea? News Corporation, run by Rupert Murdoch and James Murdoch, decided to close the News of the World, Britain’s biggest-selling newspaper, to try to terminate the phone-hacking scandal. End result? Hundreds of people not implicated in ...

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