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James Murdoch resigns as BSkyB chairman
James Murdoch resigns as chairman of BSkyB, saying he does not want to become a “lightning rod” for the company because of ongoing investigations into News International.
James Murdoch steps down from News International
Rupert Murdoch’s son resigns from News International, publisher of the Sun and the former News of the World – but it will make “no difference” to investigations into the paper, Channel 4 News hears.
James Murdoch resigns from UK newspaper boards
James Murdoch resigns as director of the companies which publish the Sun, the Times and the Sunday Times.
FactCheck: How much did James Murdoch know about phone hacking?
“The big question is: how much did James Murdoch know back in 2008? Did he try to buy Mr Taylor’s silence in a bid to stop the whole story coming out?”
Pressure on James Murdoch as he faces MPs
As more allegations about phone-hacking at News International emerge, James Murdoch prepares to explain himself for a second time to a Commons select committee.
Is James Murdoch set to survive after all?
Could the Murdoch dynasty survive after all? Krishnan Guru-Murthy blogs on James Murdoch and the phone-hacking scandal.
James Murdoch ‘told about phone hacking email’
The former News of the World legal manager tells MPs he is “certain” he told James Murdoch about an email which proved that knowledge of phone-hacking went beyond one rogue reporter.
James Murdoch: I answered phone-hack questions ‘truthfully’
News Corp CEO James Murdoch has insisted to MPs that he was truthful when he answered questions in Parliament about the phone-hacking scandal.
James Murdoch under pressure by shareholders
An influential investor in BSkyB tells our Business Correspondent Siobhan Kennedy that an increasing number of shareholders are calling for James Murdoch to step down as the company’s chairman.
Rupert Murdoch ‘stepping down’ as 21st Century Fox CEO
Rupert Murdoch is to step down as chief executive of 21st Century Fox, reports say, citing sources close to the Murdoch family.
Revealed: the Rupert Murdoch tape
“Incompetent” police, regrets over his own investigation, promises to protect Sun journalists: a secret recording reveals Rupert Murdoch’s real attitudes to the scandal that has engulfed his empire.
Rupert Murdoch to divorce Wendi Deng
Rupert Murdoch has filed for divorce from his wife Wendi. She famously intervened when the media mogul was attacked with a foam pie.
Independence declaration or a bid for the Murdoch empire?
As Elisabeth Murdoch prepares to address the Edinburgh International Television Festival, a leading media commentator speculates that there may soon be no Murdochs at the top of the family business.
Murdoch told Major ‘change your policies on Europe’
Sir John Major tells the Leveson inquiry that Rupert Murdoch instructed him before the 1997 election that his newspapers would not back him unless he changed his policies on Europe.