Tag Archives: News International

‘Fake sheikh’ Mahmood verdict could herald another legal nightmare for Murdoch’s British newspapers

More trouble ahead for Rupert Murdoch’s British newspaper empire. Here’s what the FT reported about the trial of one of its former star performers: A string of criminal convictions based on undercover investigations by the journalist Mazher Mahmood could be ...

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Murdoch snaffles Premier League mobile rights to boost The Times; Real Madrid breaks €500m barrier

Football saved Rupert Murdoch’s (part-owned) BSkyB from an early grave and now the ever-active media mogul (in his ninth decade) is hoping it can extend the life-support system for his British newspapers. His News Corporation company News International has secured ...

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Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson face a long wait for phone hacking verdict

The British justice system grinds exceedingly slow and the date set for the Old Bailey trial of Rebekah Brooks (pictured with husband Charlie, also a defendant), Andy Coulson and sundry other News International employees on charges of phone hacking (and ...

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