UK phone hacking http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22495/all en Phone-hacking charges darken shadow over Downing Street http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120724/phone-hacking-Cameron-Britain <p style="line-height: 20px; ">LONDON &mdash; Prime Minister David Cameron is under growing pressure from the News Corp. phone-hacking scandal after prosecutors today brought criminal charges against seven journalists and a private detective, including two people with whom is particularly close: Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120724/phone-hacking-Cameron-Britain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UK phone hacking World Leaders United Kingdom Tue, 24 Jul 2012 19:25:00 +0000 Barry Neild 5713214 at http://www.globalpost.com United Kingdom: Hacked apart in 2012 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/121221/uk-phone-hacking-leveson-inquiry-cameron <p style="line-height: 20px; ">LONDON &mdash; A staid courtroom may seem a world away from the glamour of Tinseltown, but in many ways Britain&#39;s Leveson inquiry into media ethics was not unlike a Hollywood blockbuster.<span style="line-height: 20px; ">&nbsp;As with most modern movies, it had a riveting plot with startling revelations about the pervasive influence of Britain&#39;s press, and witness performances that ranged from tear-jerking to hilarious.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 20px; ">As a momentous year for Britain&#39;s media draws to a close, here are some of the things we&#39;ve learned.</span></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/united-kingdom/121221/uk-phone-hacking-leveson-inquiry-cameron" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UK phone hacking World Leaders United Kingdom Wed, 26 Dec 2012 11:24:13 +0000 Barry Neild 5729999 at http://www.globalpost.com