“Shock” and “anxiety” ran through the editorial floor of the News of the World the day two people were arrested in 2006 in connection with phone hacking. The description, from the former News International staff journalist Dan Evans, was told to the jury at the phone hacking trial.
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Saturday 22 January 2011
The News of the World phone-hacking scandal forced Andy Coulson to resign for a second time yesterday, the former editor quitting his Downing Street post as David Cameron's director of communications.
Saturday 22 January 2011
Friday 21 January 2011
Andy Coulson was the stellar tabloid journalist who brought to David Cameron's team a killer instinct for what made news.
Thursday 20 January 2011
Pressure was growing on Scotland Yard last night to explain its failure to interview senior executives on the News of the World amid claims that its original investigation into the phone-hacking scandal missed potentially crucial lines of inquiry.
Tuesday 18 January 2011
Nick Clegg yesterday gave his public backing to an independent investigation into phone hacking at the News of the World while it was run by the Government's communications director Andy Coulson. Mr Clegg said it was "totally legitimate" for Keir Starmer, the Director of Public Prosecutions, to review evidence suggesting journalists working for Mr Coulson illegally accessed voicemails of public figures.
Monday 17 January 2011
The phone hacking scandal engulfing the News of the World is set to cost the newspaper's parent company tens of millions of pounds in legal fees and settlement bills after more celebrities announced they would be suing the title over the weekend.
Sunday 19 December 2010
Thursday 16 December 2010
Lawyers for Sienna Miller claim to have discovered evidence which shows that a senior News of the World executive was aware a private investigator was being paid to hack into the actress' voicemails.
Friday 10 December 2010
Saturday 04 December 2010
David Cameron's director of communications Andy Coulson is to appear at Glasgow High Court next week to give evidence in the perjury case of former Scottish Socialist Party leader Tommy Sheridan.
Sunday 07 November 2010
Thursday 07 October 2010
A former News of the World executive who admits hacking mobile phones while working under Andy Coulson has revealed that he has been contacted by Scotland Yard and expects to be interviewed under caution as the reopened police investigation continues.
Monday 04 October 2010
Andy Coulson listened to intercepted voicemail messages left on the phones of public figures while he was editor of the News of the World, according to a former senior journalist on the Sunday newspaper.
Tuesday 28 September 2010
Saturday 18 September 2010
John Prescott is embroiled in an extraordinary row with the former senior Scotland Yard officer who investigated the News of the World phone-hacking scandal.
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