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  1. May 14, 2012

    Hinton hits out at MPs over hacking report

    Les Hinton, who ran News International for 12 years until 2007, has hit back at a House of Commons report that accused him...

  2. May 1, 2012

    Parliament takes Murdoch to task

    Few will be surprised by the conclusions of the parliamentary select committee’s report into phone hacking. As expected, MPs...

  1. FT Alphaville

    May 1, 2012

    Reading for News Corp shareholders...

    Presenting ‘News International and Phone-hacking’ — the report in which a committee of British MPs voted 6-4 to conclude...

  2. May 1, 2012

    Murdoch braced for hacking report

    James Murdoch will face a fresh blow to his reputation on Tuesday when an influential committee of MPs is expected to say...

  3. April 26, 2012

    Murdoch accuses NoW staff of cover-up

    Rupert Murdoch reacted angrily to an allegation at the Leveson inquiry that News Corp had tried to cover up the UK newspaper...

  4. FT Alphaville

    February 3, 2012

    News Corp names new head of Dow Jones

    News Corp has named Lex Fenwick, a former chief executive of Bloomberg, as chief executive of Dow Jones, the publisher of...

  5. February 2, 2012

    News Corp names Fenwick to head Dow Jones

    News Corp has named Lex Fenwick, a former chief executive of Bloomberg, as chief executive of Dow Jones, the publisher of...

  6. January 28, 2012

    News Corp looks to Bloomberg for new executive

    News Corp is in talks with Lex Fenwick, a former Bloomberg chief executive, to become chief executive of Dow Jones and fill...

  7. January 23, 2012

    Police suggest reporter posed as Dowler mother

    A formal police inquiry has established that the News of the World did hack the mobile phone of Milly Dowler, the murdered...

  8. December 23, 2011

    Rescue planned for crumbling St Bride’s

    A US investment fund is poised to help save one of Sir Christopher Wren’s most admired London churches in the absence of...

  9. December 9, 2011

    Media opposed tougher ‘blagging laws’

    Media companies lobbied the government against efforts to toughen the law on theft of private information such as health and...

  10. November 9, 2011

    Murdoch to chair News Corp’s Australia arm

    Rupert Murdoch will take over as chairman of News Corp’s Australian operations after Wednesday’s resignation of John...

  11. November 3, 2011

    News Corp loses head of human resources

    Beryl Cook is stepping down as head of human resources at News Corp, robbing James Murdoch of an ally in head office and...

  12. October 24, 2011

    Murdochs shunned in News Corp vote

    An unprecedented majority of News Corp’s independent shareholders voted to sweep Rupert Murdoch, his sons and other...

  13. FT Alphaville

    October 12, 2011

    News Corp under fresh hacking scrutiny

    News Corp is facing a new wave of scrutiny of the fall-out from the News of the World scandal in the coming weeks, as new...

  14. October 11, 2011

    News Corp under fresh hacking scrutiny

    News Corp is facing a new wave of scrutiny of the fall-out from the News of the World scandal in the coming weeks, as new...

  15. September 6, 2011

    Hacking inquiry puts heat back on Murdoch

    James Murdoch was fully aware of the e-mail at the heart of the phone-hacking scandal in 2008, contrary to what he told...

  16. August 16, 2011

    Hacking letter adds pressure to Murdoch

    Pressure was mounting on Rupert Murdoch’s News International last night after Clive Goodman, the disgraced News of the World...

  17. August 6, 2011

    Elisabeth Murdoch delays joining News Corp board

    News Corp has shelved a plan to add Elisabeth Murdoch to its board of directors at this year’s annual meeting, in the latest...

  18. July 22, 2011

    Murdochs and the madness of moguls

    This has been the sort of week that makes foreigners ask whether we are a serious country. There is a madness in the...

  19. July 20, 2011

    Hacking case linked to News Corp US arm referred to FBI

    A legal battle over alleged computer hacking of a US marketing company by a News Corp subsidiary has been referred to US...

  20. July 19, 2011

    Murdochs at bay

    The appearance of Rupert and James Murdoch before the House of Commons media select committee was more than a piece of...

  21. July 18, 2011

    Scandal edges closer to Cameron

    If, as David Cameron, Britain’s prime minister, has called it, the phone-hacking scandal ripping through Rupert Murdoch’s UK...

  22. July 17, 2011

    Dow Jones begins search for Hinton’s successor

    News Corp will conduct an external and internal search for a new chief executive of its Dow Jones financial news business,...

  23. July 17, 2011

    Investors focus on James Murdoch

    Investors in British Sky Broadcasting have told the Financial Times they will reserve judgment on their attitude to James...

  24. FT Alphaville

    July 15, 2011

    Further further reading

    For the commute home, - Les Hinton, Dow Jones CEO, resigns. All Things Digital has posted his memo to WSJ staff and his...

  25. July 15, 2011

    Murdoch loses top lieutenants

    Rupert Murdoch has lost two of his most trusted executives to the phone-hacking scandal engulfing News Corp, with the...

  26. July 15, 2011

    Murdoch’s about-turns on hacking

    While it is too soon to tell what this week’s events portend for the future of Rupert Murdoch’s media empire, the tycoon has...

  27. July 15, 2011

    The non-family princeling in the court of King Rupert

    Even Chase Carey’s colleagues are not quite sure what lies behind the moustache. The greying thicket, delicately twirled at...

  28. July 13, 2011

    Murdoch, like Napoleon, is a great bad man

    Rupert Murdoch is probably the most successful media proprietor and operator in history. There is no possible argument about...

  29. FT Alphaville

    July 11, 2011

    Dow Jones chief under hacking pressure

    Les Hinton, chief executive of Dow Jones, is being blamed by people close to News Corp, for failing to get to grips with the...

  30. July 10, 2011

    Loyal lieutenant faces being ‘sacrificed’

    When Rupert Murdoch seized the long coveted prize of the Wall Street Journal in late 2007, the person he put in to run its...

  31. July 10, 2011

    Dow Jones chief under hacking pressure

    Les Hinton, chief executive of Dow Jones, is being blamed by people close to News Corp, for failing to get to grips with the...

  32. April 8, 2011

    Met and NoW had ‘cosy relationship’

    News International’s admission of liability in phone-hacking cases is an embarrassment for the police and raises questions...

  33. January 27, 2011

    More U-turns in the hacking affair

    The past week has seen U-turns by both of the main actors in the News of the World hacking scandal. With the sacking of Ian...

  34. January 18, 2011

    Dow Jones to launch forex info service

    Dow Jones is close to launching a foreign exchange information service which will represent the latest attempt since News...

  35. April 27, 2010

    Wall Street Journal upbeat in spite of NY investment

    News Corp's flagship newspaper, the Wall Street Journal, will be profitable through the next fiscal year in spite of the...

  36. April 26, 2010

    WSJ upbeat in spite of NY investment

    News Corp’s flagship newspaper, the Wall Street Journal, will be profitable through the next fiscal year in spite of the...

  37. April 26, 2010

    Manhattan showdown will be a bare-knuckle fight

    Rupert Murdoch's quest to destroy the New York Times - seen by the city's media establishment as its last great newspaper...

  38. April 25, 2010

    Manhattan showdown for news groups

    Rupert Murdoch’s quest to destroy the New York Times – seen by the city’s media establishment as its last great newspaper...

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