World | Reuters | Friday October 3, 2014
A former newspaper editor, whose emails led to the exposure of widespread phone-hacking at Rupert Murdoch's now defunct British tabloid, the News of the World, pleaded guilty on Friday to illegally listening to people's voicemails.
World | Agence France Presse | Saturday September 27, 2014
A British minister announced his unexpected resignation on Saturday over a story due to be published in a tabloid newspaper, in a blow to David Cameron's Conservative-led government.
World | Reuters | Tuesday June 24, 2014
Rebekah Brooks, the former boss of News Corp's British newspaper arm, was found not guilty on Tuesday by a London court of being part of an illegal conspiracy at a Rupert Murdoch tabloid to hack into phones and make illegal payments.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday February 25, 2014
A Ugandan newspaper published a list on Tuesday of what it called the country's "200 top" homosexuals, outing some Ugandans who previously had not identified themselves as gay one day after the president enacted a harsh anti-gay law.
Agence France-Presse | Sunday February 16, 2014
Olivier Giroud took to Twitter to apologise to his wife and family after a British tabloid newspaper posted pictures of his extra-marital affair with lingerie model Cilia Kay.
World | Reuters | Monday January 20, 2014
The former head of security at Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper arm told a colleague on the day the News of the World tabloid was closed down over a phone-hacking scandal he had dug a hole and "burnt stuff", a London court heard on Monday.
World | Reuters | Friday June 28, 2013
Two former editors of a British tabloid newspaper shut down by owner Rupert Murdoch over a phone-hacking scandal lost a legal battle on Friday to have criminal charges against them dropped.
World | Reuters | Wednesday September 19, 2012
A British police officer and two journalists from Rupert Murdoch's The Sun tabloid newspaper were arrested on suspicion of corruption on Wednesday as part of investigations into illegal payments and phone-hacking that have sparked more than 80 arrest...
World | Reuters | Saturday September 15, 2012
An Irish tabloid newspaper broke ranks with its British and Irish rivals to publish topless pictures of the wife of Prince William on Saturday, angering its British co-owners and risking legal action from the royal family.
World | Associated Press | Saturday June 2, 2012
A lawyer for Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper group says the company could face 500 lawsuits from victims of tabloid phone hacking - far more than have so far been filed.
World | Reuters | Wednesday May 16, 2012
Rebekah Brooks rose from secretary to chief executive of Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper group, but the woman who once partied with prime ministers now faces criminal charges and possible prison time.
World | Associated Press | Sunday February 12, 2012
Britain's biggest-selling newspaper was fighting to contain the damage after five employees at The Sun tabloid were arrested on Saturday in an inquiry into the alleged payment of bribes to police and other officials.
World | Associated Press | Monday November 21, 2011
Actor Hugh Grant said on Monday that he believes his phone was hacked by Britain's Mail on Sunday tabloid - the first time he has implicated a newspaper not owned by Rupert Murdoch in the wrongdoing.
Jeevan Prakash | Thursday July 7, 2011
Actor Hugh Grant says police have asked him to testify at an inquiry into allegations that a tabloid newspaper hacked into the phones of newsmakers.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday July 20, 2011
Rupert Murdoch phone hacking scandal: A lawyer for the family of a murdered British schoolgirl has accused The News of the World tabloid newspaper of hacking into her mobile phone after she went missing. The new claims add to a widening scandal surro...
Tuesday October 26, 2010
The PCB is considering legal action against British tabloid The Sun after the ICC cleared its players of allegations of wrongdoing during the Oval ODI