Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson has been jailed for 18 months after being found guilty of conspiring to hack phones following an eight-month trial. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters.

Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson has been jailed for 18 months after being found guilty of conspiring to hack phones following an eight-mo(...)

British prime minister David Cameron’s former communications director Andy Coulson’s legal troubles continued today when he was told he would face a re-trial over charges of plotting to bribe officials while he was an editor at the News of the World. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire.

The legal problems facing Andy Coulson, British prime minister David Cameron’s former communications director, continued today when he was told he wo(...)

England’s Prince William photographed which  Kate Middleton during a visit to the St Andrews Museum in  2011.   The News of the World hacked voicemail messages from the prince to Ms Middleton, a court was told today. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire
Kate Middleton ‘voicemails hacked’
  • UK
  • December 19, 2013, 14:52

The News of the World hacked voicemail messages from Prince William to Kate Middleton, including one in which he “nearly got shot” by blank rounds in (...)

Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks leaves the Old Bailey courthouse in London today. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters.

Management at the News of the World must have known about phone hacking, the jury in the trial of former News International chief executive Rebekah Br(...)