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New Statesman cover | 25 July 2011
By Staff blogger - 20 July 16:31

A sneak preview of tomorrow's front cover.

And in other news. . .
By Samira Shackle - 20 July 16:02

Five news stories you might have missed this week as phone-hacking continues to dominate the agenda.

Cameron buys himself some time
By George Eaton - 20 July 14:23

But the charge of willful blindness over Coulson will continue to haunt him.

David Cameron statement: live blog
By George Eaton and Samira Shackle - 20 July 12:15

Minute-by-minute coverage of the Prime Minister's statement on the media and the police.

Murdoch hearing: the front pages
By Samira Shackle - 20 July 9:24

Rupert and James Murdoch appeared before MPs yesterday, as did Rebekah Brooks. This is how the paper

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 20 July 8:53

The ten must-read pieces from this morning's papers.

Osborne is drawn into the scandal
By George Eaton - 19 July 22:04

Rebekah Brooks confirms that it was George Osborne's idea to hire Andy Coulson.

Political sketch: after the hors d'oeuvres, stuffed Murdoch
By Peter McHugh - 19 July 20:39

As theatre of anticipation it was wonderful.

Iain McNicol is the right man for the job
By Will Straw - 19 July 20:21

And now Labour's new general secretary needs to address three big challenges.

Jonathan May-Bowles named as Murdoch's attacker
By Samira Shackle - 19 July 18:21

Protestor threw shaving foam pie at newspaper mogul during Commons select committee hearing.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 19 July 17:09

The five must-read posts from today, including the financial crisis being ignored, Murdoch's future,

Culture committee: live-blog

Instant coverage and analysis as Rupert and James Murdoch and Rebekah Brooks are grilled by MPs.

Hacks hacked: how the Sun reported Murdoch's "death"
By Jason Stamper - 19 July 13:17

Groups such as LulzSec have security teams on the run.

Home affairs committee: live blog
By Samira Shackle - 19 July 12:33

Minute-by-minute coverage of Sir Paul Stephenson, Dick Fedorcio, and John Yates' appearance in front

Four in ten think worse of Cameron after phone-hacking
By Samira Shackle - 19 July 11:35

However, polls show a mixed picture, as Tories suffer only a small negative effect.

Who's who on the Select Committee
By Duncan Robinson and Tess Riley - 19 July 11:30

Ten MPs will get the opportunity to grill the Murdochs and Rebekah Brooks later today. But who are t

The pressure mounts on Cameron over phone-hacking
By Samira Shackle - 19 July 11:04

The Daily Telegraph joins the Labour Party and the Guardian in criticising the PM's judgement on the

How Brooks tried to "destroy the Daily Mail"
By Samira Shackle - 19 July 9:30

Murdoch to Dacre: "We are not going to be the only bad dog on the street."

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 19 July 8:53

The ten must-read pieces from this morning's papers.

Former News of the World whistleblower found dead
By Duncan Robinson - 18 July 19:28

Sean Hoare spoke to the <em>New York Times</em> about hacking in 2010.

Web Only: the best of the blogs
By Staff blogger - 18 July 17:05

The five must-read posts from today, including David Cameron's future, the Tories and the BBC, and i

Should Cameron quit? Ask him yourself, says Boris
By Samira Shackle - 18 July 16:42

Mayor of London does little to quell speculation that he is after the top job.

John Yates resigns
By Samira Shackle - 18 July 15:19

The assistant commissioner of the Metropolitan Police has resigned.

John Yates to be suspended, say reports
By Samira Shackle - 18 July 13:17

The assistant commissioner to be suspended pending an investigation into phone hacking and ties to N

Boris Johnson and the Met
By Adam Bienkov - 18 July 12:48

Boris has never missed an opportunity to dismiss legitimate criticisms of the police and to defend t

Labour steps up the pressure on Cameron
By Samira Shackle - 18 July 10:33

Yvette Cooper: relationship with Coulson raises "serious questions" about the Prime Minister's judge

Morning Call: pick of the papers
By Staff blogger - 18 July 8:52

The ten must-read pieces from this morning's papers.

The five media "families" at war
By Dominic Ponsford - 18 July 1:00

As Rupert Murdoch battles troubles in his empire, rival newspaper groups have rediscovered a taste f

Met chief Sir Paul Stephenson quits
By Helen Lewis - 17 July 20:42

After a turbulent day on which Rebekah Brooks was arrested, the head of Scotland Yard resigns - with

The intriguing timing of Rebekah Brooks's arrest
By Helen Lewis - 17 July 14:43

The ex-NI executive is arrested two days after she resigned - and two days before she is scheduled t

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