“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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Tuesday 24 July 2012
Danny Sergeant, a softly spoken man with strong views, was the last President of the printers' union the Society of Graphical and Allied Trades. A Scot who left school at 14 to become a breadwinner for his family, he rose to become one of the central figures in the print world as it faced and fought the advent of how new technology was introduced and changes made to existing working practices – a battle that was largely lost at Wapping.
Monday 23 July 2012
Rupert Murdoch's resignation from the board of his British newspapers has intensified speculation about their future.
Sunday 22 July 2012
Move paves way for News Corp to sell off 'The Sun', 'The Times' and 'The Sunday Times'
Friday 20 July 2012
Senior figures at News Corporation have attempted to see off an investor rebellion over Rupert Murdoch's dominant position at the head of the media empire.
Friday 20 July 2012
Friday 20 July 2012
A journalist from The Sun newspaper was arrested yesterday by police investigating alleged criminal breaches of privacy.
Wednesday 18 July 2012
A wealthy businessman who sued after a tabloid made allegations about his involvement in a “sick Nazi orgy” called today for the creation of a press tribunal with powers to fine a newspaper group up to 10% of its turnover.
Tuesday 17 July 2012
The coalition Government employs more special advisers than Gordon Brown did, new figures show.
Monday 09 July 2012
Back in 2008, shortly after becoming editor of The Times, James Harding redesigned the paper. Most notably, he changed page two to become a prominent noticeboard for the values and beliefs of the publication.
Saturday 07 July 2012
Ex-reporter claims story never ran because the sci-fi author was the proprietor's friend
Friday 06 July 2012
Two former NHS employees arrested as part of the police probe into suspected corrupt payments to officials have been released on bail, Scotland Yard said.
Thursday 05 July 2012
The 60 individuals pursuing phone-hacking claims against News International could now be told who inside the News of the World allegedly ordered the private detective Glenn Mulcaire to access their voicemails.
Saturday 30 June 2012
The sexual harassment case against Australia's former Speaker appears to be a conspiracy
Friday 29 June 2012
Despite the bullish futuristic talk by Rupert Murdoch yesterday it was difficult to see the changes at News Corp as signalling anything other than the beginning of the end for his British newspaper stable.
Thursday 28 June 2012
Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation is to go ahead with plans to split into separate newspaper and entertainment operations, the company confirmed today.
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