Hacking

FORMER NEWS INTERNATIONAL EXECUTIVE REBEKAH BROOKS CHARGED

Well the proverbial has well and truly hit the fan now. Via BBC News Rebekah Brooks and her husband, Charlie, are being charged with perverting the course of justice as part of the phone hacking inquiry. Three of Mrs Brooks’s staff, and News International security head Mark Hanna are also charged with the offence. Mrs Brooks is facing three charges of conspiracy to pervert the course of justice while her husband faces two. In a statement, the couple accused the CPS of “posturing” []

UK NEWS: THE NEWS OF THE WORLD ‘WANTED TO DO AN EXPOSE ON REGGAE BAND ASWAD’

I almost choked on my MacDonalds hash brown when I came across this article via The Voice Online. As most of you will know by now popular tabloid The News Of The World has closed down due to the on going phone hacking scandal, and today former deputy editor Andy Coulson was arrested by police investigating phone hacking and corruption allegations. Radio host and contributor to The Voice Dotun Adebayo used to work for the rag back in the day and revealed in his column yesterday that the paper wanted to run an expose on []

UK NEWS: TABLOID THE NEWS OF THE WORLD AXED / JAMES MURDOCH RELEASES OFFICIAL STATEMENT

Tabloid rag The News Of The World is shutting down folks! Over the past couple of days it has been claimed that the newspaper authorised the hacking of mobile phones belonging to murdered school girl Milly Dowler, the families of 7/7 bombing victims, the families of dead soldiers who died in Afghanistan/Iraq, and paid off police officers in exchange for confidential information.  Click HERE to read more. And now the proverbial has hit the fan! Read the full statement below from James Murdoch (son of Rupert) on the tabloid’s closure. News International today []

TWITTER NEWS FLASH OF THE DAY: RAPPER GIGGS’ TWITTER ACCOUNT ‘HACKED’

Could this be the work of News International? Could they be behind this latest “hacking scandal”?   Giggs Twitter @sn1giggs has been hacked and we are trying to sort it out now… so spread the word.. thanks — Buck (@buckotb) July 6, 2011   But on a serious note for those of you who haven’t already read about Rupert Murdoch’s corporation News International and the serious allegations that they now face click HERE to read all about it.