Paul BarrySep 24, 20137 Comments
Will the fallout from the News of the World phone-hacking scandal bring an end to the Murdoch media dynasty? In his new book, Paul Barry recalls the "must humble day" of Rupert's life.
Paul BarryNov 30, 20127 Comments
Lord Justice Leveson has turned his highly anticipated report into the UK press over to the government, which now faces difficult questions over state-backed regulation.
Paul BarryNov 29, 20122 Comments
Lord Leveson will deliver his verdict on the future of the British press in the wake of the phone-hacking scandal tomorrow. Fleet Street's red tops are decidedly nervous about being curbed.
Paul BarryNov 21, 201215 Comments
Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson will face yet more criminal charges over phone-hacking in the UK. News Corporation and Rupert Murdoch won't escape this crisis any time soon.
Paul BarryNov 15, 20126 Comments
Have Lachlan Murdoch and James Packer repeated their One-Tel disaster at Ten, or is it just bad luck to have bought a free-to-air TV network at a bad time? It's looking more like a train crash.
Paul BarryOct 30, 2012
Former UK newspaper editor Piers Morgan must be wishing he'd kept his mouth shut about phone hacking over the years, instead of shooting it off at every possible opportunity. The garrul
Paul BarryOct 17, 20126 Comments
That Rupert Murdoch was able to so easily dismiss dissent at News Corp's AGM today was not surprising. It was the farce of the whole exercise, as Crikey found in the heart of Hollywood.
Paul BarryOct 11, 2012
It's now 15 months since the phone-hacking scandal at the News of the World went nuclear and devastated the Murdochs' political power in Britain. And since that meltdown, the
Paul BarryOct 4, 201216 Comments
One year ago, The Power Index picked Nick Greiner as the most powerful person in Sydney. But his plan for Sydney’s transport future fails an international comparison.