Rupert Murdoch Discusses the Phone Hacking Issue

Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch criticized the journalists that use phone hacking techniques or private detectives. Murdoch called these activities as “a lazy way of reporters doing their job,” as he was grilled due to press ethics and his political influence in the UK. The tycoon...

James Murdoch Resigns as BSkyB chairman

The media tycoon son, James Murdoch resigned from his role as chairman of UK satellite broadcaster BSkyB. However, he will remain on the board. While his father Rupert founded News Corporation, it had to drop its bid for BSkyB due to the phone-hacking scandal at the News of the...

James Murdoch Steps Down at News International

Rupert Murdoch’s media empire, News Corporation, announced on Wednesday that his son James had stepped down as executive chairman of News International, the British newspaper subsidiary that is embroiled in layers of overlapping police and judicial inquiries into phone hacking...

Murdoch to Launch New UK Paper Amid Crisis

Media magnate Rupert Murdoch told staff at his embattled The Sun newspaper in London Friday that the company will launch a Sunday edition, as he seeks to rein in a crisis over alleged misconduct, News International confirmed. Murdoch’s visit to News Corp.’s London...

Rupert Murdoch on Twitter

The media tycoon Rupert Murdoch dares to enter into the ‘twitterverse’ after opening his account. In three days Murdoch has earned more than 82,000 followers. Mudoch’s Twitter TimeLine (TL) has more than 20 twitts. However his opinions do not let his crowd down. The media tycoon...