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Fifa official linked to ticket scandal on eve of World Cup quarter-finals

Jul 04, 2014

Fifa official linked to ticket scandal on eve of World Cup quarter-finals

An illegal ticketing scandal tarnished the World Cup as Germany and France geared up for a titanic quarter-final showdown. #Sports #Brazil #football #Scandal #Ticket #Black market #FIFA World Cup 2014 #Quarterfinal #France Germnay #FIFA official
Phone hacking trial: US probe of Murdoch's News Corp to continue

Jun 27, 2014

Phone hacking trial: US probe of Murdoch's News Corp to continue

Accused of phone hacking among other crimes, News Corp. confirmed that it had turned over more than 80,000 emails from US-based servers to US Justice Department investigators over a year ago. #Rupert Murdoch #NewsTracker #News of the World #Andy Coulson #David Cameron #Britain #Rebekah Brooks #privacy #Media ethics #Charlie Brooks #Phone hacking scandal #News UK
Phone hacking trial: British PM apologises to parliament for hiring Coulson

Jun 26, 2014

Phone hacking trial: British PM apologises to parliament for hiring Coulson

I take full responsibility for employing Andy Coulson, I did so on the basis of assurances that I received. I am sorry, this was the wrong decision," Cameron told the parliament. #Rupert Murdoch #TheySaidIt #News of the World #Andy Coulson #David Cameron #Britain #Rebekah Brooks #privacy #Media ethics #Charlie Brooks #Phone hacking scandal #News UK
Phone hacking trial: British PM to be quizzed on decision to hire Coulson

Jun 25, 2014

Phone hacking trial: British PM to be quizzed on decision to hire Coulson

While Cameron comes under fire for hiring Coulson, the acquittal of Brooks on charges of phone hacking and bribing public officials took some of the pressure off Murdoch. #Rupert Murdoch #ConnectTheDots #News of the World #Andy Coulson #David Cameron #Britain #Rebekah Brooks #privacy #Media ethics #Charlie Brooks #Phone hacking scandal #News UK
Phone hacking trial: Regret hiring Coulson as media chief, says British PM

Jun 25, 2014

Phone hacking trial: Regret hiring Coulson as media chief, says British PM

Cameron issued a sombre televised apology for hiring Coulson, showing how toxic the scandal remains nearly three years after News Corp boss Murdoch was forced to shut down the Sunday tabloid in disgrace. #Rupert Murdoch #TheySaidIt #News of the World #Andy Coulson #David Cameron #Britain #Rebekah Brooks #privacy #Media ethics #Charlie Brooks #Phone hacking scandal #News UK

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Five steps to becoming a successful spot-fixer!

May 19, 2013

Five steps to becoming a successful spot-fixer!

Rajyasree Sen's five-point plan on how to be a successful spot-fixer and not get caught. #Sports #Cricket #IPL #Sreesanth #Satire #IPL spot-fixing scandal
Naked Harry pics: Are UK papers finally growing up?

Aug 23, 2012

Naked Harry pics: Are UK papers finally growing up?

When British papers won't run the naked pictures of Prince Harry, you know something's changed. #MediaCrit #Censorship #Prince Harry #UK phone hacking scandal #Tabloid Journalism #Prince Harry naked pictures

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Naked Harry pics: Are UK papers finally growing up?

Jul 10, 2014

Emmys 2014: 'Scandal' actor Joe Morton gets Emmy nom as Papa Pope

Working out in his basement Thursday morning, “Scandal” actor Joe Morton thought his silent phone meant he was a no-go for an Emmy nomination. Then, shortly after the announcements were made, it rang...
Naked Harry pics: Are UK papers finally growing up?

Jul 10, 2014

Sinosphere Blog: Battle Between 2 State Giants, CCTV and Bank of China, Unravels

The state broadcaster CCTV, itself mired in corruption scandals, has accused one of the country’s biggest banks of money laundering in a report that provoked both surprise and cynicism... #China Central Television #Zhou Yongkang #China #Xi Jinping
Naked Harry pics: Are UK papers finally growing up?

Jul 09, 2014

Pope Francis names new head of scandal-plagued Vatican bank

The Vatican named a new head and board for its scandal-plagued bank Wednesday, capping a cleanup campaign overseen by Pope Francis that has seen hundreds of suspect accounts shut down... #China Central Television #Zhou Yongkang #China #Xi Jinping