News The Independent website grew by 7.94 per cent to 29,894,151 unique monthly users

The Independent’s website independent.co.uk enjoyed the largest growth among newspaper websites during December, according to official figures released today.

Piers Morgan edited the Daily Mirror between 1995 and 2004

Did the Mirror Group hack phones before News of the World? Shareholders force investigation as shares fall 10%

Trinity Mirror boss Simon Fox today caved in to demands from major shareholders for an investigation into allegations that the company's national titles were involved in phone hacking.

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Exclusive: Was the Mirror Group hacking
phones before News of the World?

Newspaper group accused of paying £125-a-time for voicemail codes from private investigators

Editorial: Another chapter of the phone-hacking scandal

Faced with and power civil claims, Mirror Group can no longer afford the complacency shown so far

CNN News anchor Piers Morgan

CNN increasingly twitchy over Piers Morgan's tabloid past as phone hacking scandal spreads to Daily Mirror

Profile: Dark clouds from his past threaten to cast shadow over Morgan’s new life in the sun

Sven-Goran Eriksson and Shobna Gulati

Now Piers Morgan’s Mirror and The People accused of phone hacking

Two more tabloid newspapers were dragged into the phone-hacking scandal last night with the former England football manager Sven-Goran Eriksson among four people intending to sue the Daily Mirror and the Sunday People.

Controversial comedian Frankie Boyle wins £54,000 libel damages from Daily Mirror after newspaper calls him 'racist'

Frankie Boyle, the controversial comedian, has won more than £54,000 damages after a High Court jury concluded that he had been libelled by the Daily Mirror, when the newspaper called him “racist”.

Racist views trickle through society, says Frankie Boyle

Racism is “at the heart” of British Government policy - and the racist views of some people in power “trickle” through society, a comedian told the High Court today.

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Comic Frankie Boyle sues Daily Mirror for libel

Comedian Frankie Boyle complained today that he had been libelled when a tabloid newspaper described him as “racist”.

The Deputy Assistant Commissioner revealed one prison officer had been paid £35,000

Mirror and Star titles paid prison officers for information, says Akers

The Mirror and Daily Star tabloids have been sucked into the escalating corruption inquiry into payments by newspapers to public officials.

Ex-AstraZeneca boss David Brennan waives right to bonus

The former boss of pharmaceuticals giant AstraZeneca has waived his entitlement to a 2012 annual bonus and has been denied performance-related share awards for the last two years, it emerged today.

Ex-Mirror man held in corrupt payment probe

A prison officer and a former Mirror journalist were arrested today in connection with the police probe into alleged corrupt payments to public officials.

Mirror boss Sly Bailey leaves six months early

Embattled Trinity Mirror chief executive Sly Bailey has left the newspaper group after her departure was brought forward by six months.

WPP chief Sir Martin Sorrell left stunned by revolt over £13m pay

Sixty per cent of ad giant's shareholders vote against bumper package for boss

WPP chief Sorrell stunned by revolt over £13m pay

The advertising giant WPP is reeling after 60 per cent of shareholders voted against its chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell's controversial £13m pay deal.

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