Ten things we have learned from Rupert Murdoch
Top facts from Rupert Murdoch's evidence to the Leveson inquiry.
Rupert Murdoch in Sun Valley, Idaho July 8, 2011. Getty Images
He uses the back door of Downing Street, as "it happens to be a shortcut to my apartment."
His relationship with Alex Salmond is "warm". "He is an amusing guy, and I enjoy his company."
He is “attracted by the idea” of Scottish independence.
He doesn’t know who the Observer commentator Andrew Rawnsley is.
His opinions on any given issue can be found in the Sun.
It was "pure coincidence" that the BSkyB bid was made after the general election.
He gave Mr MacKenzie “a hell of a bollocking” after the "Sun wot won it" headline in April 1992.
He was "as surprised as anyone" when Andy Coulson was hired as David Cameron's spin doctor.
He claims Gordon Brown misled people over story the Sun ran about his son.
He has never read Harold Evans' book, Good Times, Bad Times.
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