Phone-hacking scandal: Rupert Murdoch, chief executive of News Corp, ultimate owner of the News of the World, in 2011. Photograph: Oli Scarff/Getty

Back in the early days of Nick Davies’s investigation into phone hacking at the News of the World newspaper, someone contacted students who had attend(...)

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(...)

Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks arrives at the Old Bailey courthouse in London today. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters.

Jurors have been played furious voicemail messages left by former British home secretary David Blunkett in the wake of false press claims about his re(...)

Stuart Kuttner, the former managing editor of the News of the World. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Journalists at Rupert Murdoch’s News of the World told police hunting for a missing schoolgirl in 2002 they had accessed her phone’s voicemail message(...)

Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson arrives at the Old Bailey courthouse in London today. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters.

The jury trying the editors of one of Rupert Murdoch’s former newspapers over phone hacking were told today that British justice itself would be on tr(...)

Former newspaper editor Rebekah Brooks and husband Charlie Brooks, obscured behind right, arrive at The Old Bailey law court in London.

Jury selection began today in the trial of Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson for charges linked to phone hacking and alleged corrupt payments to public (...)