The editor of The Daily Telegraph, the controversial Paul Whittaker, is in the firing line at News Limited as the new CEO, Kim Williams, introduces a top-to-toe renovation.
Greg Baxter, the News Limited spin doctor who in a previous life put his name to a press release that erroneously described James Hardy's asbestos compensation foundation as "fully-funded", has resigned.
News Limited will change its name in an attempt to cure its perception as an "arrogant newspaper company" that is "difficult to deal with". Crikey has exclusively obtained the leaked documents.
News Ltd executive chairman John Hartigan and the artful asbestos dodger Greg Baxter were spreading their charms through the Victorian Supreme Court yesterday, dumping a bucket on sacked Herald Sun editor Bruce Guthrie.
The banning and fining of 9 blokes and Meredith Hellicar over the James Hardie debacle appears to have ignored the source of the original "fully funded" asbestos claims.
If there’s one criticism of Rupert Murdoch that stands out above all others, it’s his failure to set an ultimate standard of behaviour for those around him.