James Murdoch

Murdoch, mayhem and empire building

Few business moguls are as notoriously ruthless as Rupert Murdoch – but his son James may just top him. His power grabs in his father’s £43bn empire have seen as much cunning and bloodletting as a Shakespearean tragedy. By Michael Wolff

Murdoch & me: How Chris Bryant brought a media mogul down to earth

Chris Bryant MP has been barracked by the tabloids for seven years. But as a man who has experienced far worse – an alcoholic mother, state terrorism and intense poverty in his parish while he was a vicar – he wasn't about to stop hounding Rupert into the dock

Gordon Taylor urged to come clean about £725,000 payout

Gordon Taylor, chief executive of the Professional Footballers' Association, must break his silence over phone-hacking and explain why he was paid £725,000 in damages for being targeted by the News of the World, MPs said last night.

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MP contacts Met over Murdoch claims

Claims that James Murdoch knew three years ago that phone hacking at the News of the World was not confined to a single "rogue" reporter have been referred to the police.