Rupert Murdoch

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Michael Wolff: Murdoch hates Trump but loves Fox News money more
In book, Wolff says that Murdoch personally approved network’s early call of Arizona, which signalled Trump’s defeat

Martin Pengelly in New York

19, Jul, 2021 @1:40 PM

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News of the World: 10 years since phone-hacking scandal brought down tabloid
On the anniversary of the Murdoch-owned newspaper’s final issue, journalists reflect on the Guardian expose that sealed its fate

Jim Waterson

10, Jul, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Rupert Murdoch approved Fox News Arizona call that signaled Trump defeat, book says
Loss of state signalled Donald Trump’s 2020 election defeat but Murdoch reportedly said: ‘Fuck him’

Martin Pengelly in Washington

09, Jul, 2021 @7:31 PM

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Cloudy with a chance of outrage: Fox prepares to launch a weather channel | Matthew Cantor
As the climate crisis rages, Rupert Murdoch is taking on meteorology. Who will be the Tucker Carlson of the cold front?

Matthew Cantor

07, Jul, 2021 @11:25 AM

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Murdoch seeks to remove editorial independence rules at the Times
News UK asks government to scrap legal curbs at Times and Sunday Times, paving way for full-blown merger

Jim Waterson Media editor

24, Jun, 2021 @2:17 PM

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As News Corp savages its enemies, the ABC must strive for unity. Which makes it the perfect target … | Jonathan Holmes
It’s a cliche to say that we all inhabit news silos these days but people pay to read stories that reflect and reinforce their views

Jonathan Holmes

14, Jun, 2021 @6:01 AM

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Daniel Morgan report could link Rupert Murdoch empire to ‘criminality’
Panel has considered describing News of the World as ‘linked to’ murder suspects in its long-awaited findings

Vikram Dodd Police and crime correspondent

14, Jun, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Noel Fielding and Cheryl Tweedy bring phone-hacking claims against Mirror owner
Court cases continue 15 years after scandal broke, with total costs expected to reach £1bn

Jim Waterson Media editor

31, May, 2021 @6:00 AM

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The BBC has blundered. But its enemies must not be free to define its future | Alan Rusbridger
Lord Dyson was rightly scathing of the Martin Bashir saga, but those calling for the corporation’s reform should first check their own ethics

Alan Rusbridger

23, May, 2021 @9:30 AM

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Clive Palmer and Kerry Stokes paper rapped for spreading Covid vaccine misinformation | Weekly Beast
Watchdog attacks ‘serious errors’ in front-page ad. Plus: is that really Alan Jones?

Amanda Meade

07, May, 2021 @5:31 AM

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Rupert Murdoch scales back plan for News UK TV channel
News UK chief Rebekah Brooks says focus will be to reach audiences via shows on streaming platforms

Jim Waterson Media editor

27, Apr, 2021 @12:39 PM

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Journalists’ union says it will quit ineffectual Australian Press Council
Frustration grows as self-regulatory body’s decisions are openly mocked by newspapers found to have breached ethical standards

Amanda Meade

21, Apr, 2021 @6:27 AM

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