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# hacking - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix: Tuesday Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Tuesday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Phone hacking investigation: Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson face charges

The Crown Prosecution Service has accused several people of conspiring to intercept the voicemail messages of ‘well-known people’.

# hacking - Thursday 19 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Hacking scandal: Journalists come to defence of arrested Sun reporter Hacking

Hacking scandal: Journalists come to defence of arrested Sun reporter

A Sun journalist was arrested in a dawn raid in London this morning.

# hacking - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Glenn Mulcaire must reveal who ordered him to hack phones Hacking

Glenn Mulcaire must reveal who ordered him to hack phones

Britain’s Supreme Court has ruled that Mulcaire, who was jailed in 2007 for hacking phone messages, must reveal who ordered him to listen in on the voicemails.

# hacking - Sunday 1 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# hacking - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Murdoch’s News Corp considering plan to split company

Newspaper business could be split into a separate company.

# hacking - Thursday 14 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Leveson: Brooks texted Cameron ‘We’re definitely in this together’ Leveson

Leveson: Brooks texted Cameron ‘We’re definitely in this together’

The inquiry into media ethics in the UK heard evidence from the British Prime Minister today as the close relationship between David Cameron and senior News International figures came under scrutiny.

From TheJournal.ie Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron Hacking

Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron

The inquiry set up in the wake of the phone hacking scandal at the News of the World continues to receive witness testimony today.

From TheJournal.ie David Cameron to appear before Leveson inquiry today Hacking

David Cameron to appear before Leveson inquiry today

The British prime minister will face questions about his relationship with Rupert Murdoch.

# hacking - Monday 11 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Leveson: Gordon Brown contradicts Murdoch, criticises The Sun Leveson

Leveson: Gordon Brown contradicts Murdoch, criticises The Sun

The former British Prime Minister kicked off a week of senior political witnesses at the inquiry into British media ethics which also heard from current Chancellor George Osborne.

# hacking - Sunday 10 June, 2012

LinkedIn says all accounts secure again after password hack

An FBI investigation is now under way after almost 6.5million passwords were breached last week.

# hacking - Thursday 31 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Andy Coulson charged with perjury after hours of questioning Phone Hacking

Andy Coulson charged with perjury after hours of questioning

The charges relate to a high-profile perjury case against politician Tommy Sheridan.

# hacking - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Your essential evening round-up of the day’s biggest news…

Former Cameron aide and NoTW editor held on suspicion of perjury

Andy Coulson detained by Scottish police at his home in London.

# hacking - Monday 28 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Woman arrested in London in connection with phone hacking scandal Phone Hacking

Woman arrested in London in connection with phone hacking scandal

The 42-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of money laundering offences.

From TheJournal.ie Protester disrupts Tony Blair evidence at Leveson inquiry Hacking

Protester disrupts Tony Blair evidence at Leveson inquiry

The protester called the former British prime minister a war criminal and had to be forcibly removed from the inquiry courtroom.

# hacking - Thursday 24 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Heard at Leveson: Piers Morgan taught Jeremy Paxman how to hack phones Leveson

Heard at Leveson: Piers Morgan taught Jeremy Paxman how to hack phones

The tutorial happened at a lunch attended by Ulrika Johnson – who was teased by the tabloid editor about her relationship with the then English football manager Sven-Göran Eriksson.

# hacking - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

News of the World ‘commissioned surveillance of critical MP’ – emails

Emails obtained by Tom Watson MP, an outspoken critic of Rupert Murdoch’s press, indicate surveillance to try and find details of an extramarital affair.

# hacking - Monday 21 May, 2012

Investigation launched into donations for British culture secretary

The British parliament’s commissioner for standards has opened an inquiry into allegations Jeremy Hunt failed to register donations from media companies.

# hacking - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Rebekah Brooks and husband to face criminal charges over hacking inquiry Hacking

Rebekah Brooks and husband to face criminal charges over hacking inquiry

Rebekah and Charlie Brooks have been charged with perverting the course of justice for hindering investigations.

# hacking - Sunday 13 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# hacking - Saturday 12 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie 7 things we learned from the Leveson inquiry this week Leveson

7 things we learned from the Leveson inquiry this week

From Rupert Murdoch’s TV favourites to David Cameron’s text message lessons…

# hacking - Sunday 6 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# hacking - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Murdoch “not a fit person” to run Sky – MPs Hacking

Murdoch “not a fit person” to run Sky – MPs

A House of Commons committee says News International and the News of the World misled it over the phone-hacking scandal.

# hacking - Thursday 26 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Murdoch: Fallout from hacking scandal ‘changed my entire company’ Leveson

Murdoch: Fallout from hacking scandal ‘changed my entire company’

The 81-year-old tells Leveson: “I failed, and I’m sorry about it,” adding later: “We are now a new company altogether.”

# hacking - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Murdoch testimony puts pressure on British government minister Leveson

Murdoch testimony puts pressure on British government minister

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt is under pressure to resign following testimony from James Murdoch at the Leveson inquiry yesterday. Rupert Murdoch appears before the media inquiry today.

# hacking - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Sky News: We hacked in the public interest

Sky News authorised a journalist to access emails of individuals suspected of criminal activity.

# hacking - Saturday 17 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Vatican launches rare criminal probe into leaks Vatileaks

Vatican launches rare criminal probe into leaks

The Vatican is investigating the leak of confidential documents that allege corruption and financial mismanagement among Holy See officials.

# hacking - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Rebekah Brooks and husband among six arrested in hacking probe Hacking

Rebekah Brooks and husband among six arrested in hacking probe

The Metropolitan Police have said that five men and one woman have been arrested in connection with phone hacking this morning.

# hacking - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Shutdown: UK’s media watchdog closed in wake of phone hacking scandal

The Press Complaints Commission will be replaced with an interim body before a radically different regulator is set up in the wake of the Leveson inquiry.

# hacking - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you should know this morning, including: an Irish teenager remains in custody over alleged hacking, Government to publish progress report, and Mitt Romney secures a lead – just – in the US Republic presidential race.

# hacking - Friday 2 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Cameron admits: I did ride Rebekah Brooks’s ex-police horse Horsing Around

Cameron admits: I did ride Rebekah Brooks’s ex-police horse

The revelation comes after days of speculation about the British prime minister’s relationship with the former News International executive and her former police horse.

# hacking - Thursday 1 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

From TheJournal.ie Did David Cameron ride the ex-police horse that was lent to Rebekah Brooks? Horsing Around

Did David Cameron ride the ex-police horse that was lent to Rebekah Brooks?

A report indicates that it might well have happened, raising new questions about the British prime minister’s relationship with the former News International executive who resigned over phone hacking.

# hacking - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Rebekah Brooks was hacked by NoTW while editing sister paper The Sun Hacked

Rebekah Brooks was hacked by NoTW while editing sister paper The Sun

The Leveson inquiry today heard evidence from one police investigator who said the former News International chief executive was targeted on a weekly basis.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…

James Murdoch steps down as executive chair of News International

The son of media tycoon Rupert Murdoch had been under considerable pressure over the ongoing phone hacking scandal.

# hacking - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Scotland Yard loaned a police horse to Rebekah Brooks Horsing Around

Scotland Yard loaned a police horse to Rebekah Brooks

The former editor of the Sun and the News of the World was lent the retired horse for two years by the Metropolitan Police.