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Rebekah Brooks to appear in court in September


August 3rd, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Rebekah Brooks, former chief executive of media mogul Rupert Murdoch's News International group, has been formally charged with phone hacking and will appear in court next ... Read more...

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28 journalists involved in phone hacking scandal


November 15th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 15 (IANS) At least 28 journalists were involved in the News of the World phone hacking scandal that ultimately forced owner Rupert Murdoch to shut down the ... Read more...

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Phone hacking: UK police arrest former News of the World editor


August 10th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- British police on Wednesday arrested a twelfth person in relation to alleged phone hacking at the now-defunct News of the World, officials said. It is believed to be ... Read more...

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News of the World’s ex-managing editor arrested


August 3rd, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) Stuart Kuttner, ex-managing editor of the News of the World (NoW) and its most vocal public defender for 22 years, was arrested Tuesday.Kuttner, 71, the public ... Read more...

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Phone hacking: UK police arrest former News of the World managing editor


August 2nd, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- British police on Thursday morning arrested an eleventh person in relation to alleged phone hacking at the now-defunct News of the World, officials said. Reports said he is ... Read more...

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Every fifth London police PR person worked for Murdoch


July 20th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Almost one in five members of the Metropolitan Police's public relations team is a former News International (NI) employee, the Daily Express reported Wednesday.According to Met ... Read more...

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Murdoch’s wife becomes internet sensation


July 20th, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Wendi Deng, the wife of media mogul Rupert Murdoch, became an instant hit on the internet after she quickly came to his aid when he was ... Read more...

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Rebekah Brooks terms phone hacking ‘abhorrent’ (Lead)


July 20th, 2011 - 7:34 am ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) The News International group acted "quickly and decisively" in dealing with "abhorrent" phone hacking at the News of the World, the company's former chief executive ... Read more...

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News International acted decisively in phone hacking case: Brooks


July 20th, 2011 - 2:40 am ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) The News International group acted "quickly and decisively" in dealing with "abhorrent" phone hacking at the News of the World, the company's former chief ... Read more...

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Murdoch says he’s humbled by MPs’ probe


July 19th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) Media mogul Rupert Murdoch Tuesday said his appearance before MPs to answer questions over phone-hacking episode was the "most humble day of his life".This was the ... Read more...

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Another British police officer resigns over phone-hacking scandal


July 18th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) A day after Britain's Metropolitan Police chief stepped down following the phone hacking scandal, Scotland Yard's top counter-terrorism officer John Yates also resigned over the same ... Read more...

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British police chief quits over phone hacking


July 18th, 2011 - 3:05 am ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) British police chief Paul Stephenson resigned Sunday following the phone hacking scandal, BBC reported.The metropolitan police commissioner has faced criticism for hiring former News of the ... Read more...

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Those involved in phone hacking must be prosecuted: Cameron


July 13th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron Wednesday told parliament a "firestorm" was engulfing parts of the media and police, and those who had committed the phone ... Read more...

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Final News of the World issue costs 30 pounds on eBay


July 11th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) The "historic" final edition of the News of the World - that was published for the last time Sunday - now reportedly costs up to 30 ... Read more...

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News of the World ex-editor arrested over phone hacking (Lead)


July 8th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson was arrested Friday over allegations of phone hacking and corruption, BBC reported.The arrest came at a time ... Read more...

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Hugh Grant ‘bugs celeb-tapping tabloid journalist’


April 15th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, April 15 (ANI): It seems like actor Hugh Grant is on a revenge mission against the UK tabloids.The 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' star has turned the tables on the ... Read more...

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Football legend Paul Gascoigne to sue News of the World over phone hacking claims


January 16th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 16 (ANI): Ex-England footballer Paul Gascoigne has joined a list of celebrities who will sue the News of the World tabloid for allegedly hacking his phone.His solicitor, Gerald Shamash, ... Read more...

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Arnold, Schwarzenegger scolded over leaked ‘hot legislator’ phone chat


December 27th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): Arnold Schwarzenegger and 'True Lies' co-star and friend Tom Arnold were scolded by the former's wife after their phone chat involving a 'hot legislator' was made public.Schwarzenegger ... Read more...

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Maurna Tierney returns to TV after her battling breast cancer successfully


April 9th, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Apr 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) TV actress Maura Tierney is all set to make a comeback on TV, after successfully battling breast cancer. The former ‘News Radio’ star ... Read more...

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Former Anchor Melodie Wilson Dies Of Cancer


November 10th, 2009 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov.10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former news anchor Melodie Wilson Oldenburg has died after a prolonged struggle with breast cancer on Monday evening at her River Hills home. The veteran broadcaster [who ... Read more...

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