News of the World

By PA Mediapoint | 21 May 2015
A former News of the World journalist has told a perjury trial that editor Andy Coulson suggested he would keep his job at the paper if he pleaded guilty to phone-hacking.
By PA Mediapoint | 20 May 2015
Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson knew phone-hacking was happening at the newspaper while he was editor, one of its former journalists has told a court.
By PA Mediapoint | 20 May 2015
A Kent-based officer at a top-security prison became the "paid mole" of a reporter working at the Daily Mirror and News of the World over the course of five years, a court heard.
By PA Mediapoint | 15 May 2015
He is accused of lying under oath during the 2010 perjury trial of former MSP Tommy Sheridan.
By Dominic Ponsford | 15 May 2015
Former chief reporter of the News of the World Neville Thurlbeck has revealed how he worked as an official informant for both the police and MI5, that a Gordon Brown ally tipped him off about Robin Cook’s secret affair and why reneging on deals helped bring about the downfall of his former paper.
By Dominic Ponsford | 08 May 2015
The cost to News Corp of dealing with the phone-hacking scandal at the News of the World has risen to $512m (£332m).
By Dominic Ponsford | 27 Apr 2015
The trial of Sun reporter Stephen Moyes was set to hear that he had “demonised” the Suffolk Strangler by writing public interest stories about him, he told Press Gazette.
By Dominic Ponsford and William Turvill | 23 Apr 2015
Former News of the World reporter Lucy Panton has spoken out for the first time about her four-year, "hellish ordeal" after she was formally cleared in court today.
By PA Mediapoint | 14 Apr 2015
The 47-year-old is accused of committing perjury in the 2010 trial of former MSP Tommy Sheridan.
By PA Media Lawyer | 02 Apr 2015
The Crown Prosecution Service is to press ahead with a retrial of a prison officer whose conviction on a charge of leaking stories to newspapers was overturned by the Court of Appeal last week.
By PA Mediapoint | 23 Mar 2015
A former News of the World royal reporter from east London has been convicted of using a soldier in Prince Harry's regiment as a paid tipster, it can now be reported.
By Dominic Ponsford | 10 Mar 2015
Former News of the World chief reporter Neville Thurlbeck has reassured colleagues that there is life after being caught up in the police investigations into hacking and payments.
By PA Mediapoint | 24 Feb 2015
The former Downing Street director of communications, 47, is accused of committing perjury in the 2010 trial of former MSP Tommy Sheridan.
By William Turvill | 04 Feb 2015
Former News of the World news editor James Weatherup has won damages from The Guardian over an extract of Nick Davies's book, Hack Attack.
By Dominic Ponsford | 03 Feb 2015
Rupert Murdoch's media companies have been told they will not face prosecution in America over allegations of phone-hacking and payments to public officials in Britain.
By PA Mediapoint | 28 Jan 2015
Mr Justice Mann allowed applications by News Group Newspapers (NGN) for summary judgment on the basis that the terms of the settlement reached in their first claims barred the new actions, because they fell within the settled claims.
By PA Media Lawyer | 22 Jan 2015
Coulson, 46, and former News of the World royal editor Clive Goodman, 57, are jointly charged with two counts of conspiracy to commit misconduct in a public office in relation to payments to police officers for the books containing Palace contacts.
By PA Media Lawyer | 15 Jan 2015
Google has asked the High Court to throw out a legal action brought by former Formula One boss Max Mosley over the continuing availability on the search engine of images of him at a sex party.
By William Turvill | 22 Dec 2014
James Weatherup (pictured, Reuters) and Neville Thurlbeck are suing News Group Newspapers for unfair dismissal after losing their jobs in the aftermath of the phone-hacking scandal.
By William Turvill | 17 Dec 2014
News Corp made an operating loss of £3.5m, down year on year from a £51m profit, in the year to June as it spent more than £100m on legal costs and financing the Management and Standards Committee.