Tag "News of the World"

Poll Results: Will you buy the Sun on Sunday?

For the past few days we’ve been asking our readers whether or not they intend to buy the Sun on Sunday. Well with the new tabloid hitting the shelves earlier today it seems like an apt time to close the poll and reveal the results.

More agreements reached in phone-hacking case

Actor and comedian Steve Coogan is among several well known faces who today received settlements relating to phone-hacking. Actor and comedian Steve Coogan is among several well known faces who today received settlements relating to phone-hacking. At the High Court in London this morning it was announced that News Group Newspapers Ltd (NGN) had settled 15 phone hacking cases with a varying amounts of compensation payments. Coogan received £40,000 and

News International settle over a number of phone hacking cases

News International did not admit or deny claims made by a variety of victims of phone hacking but have agreed to pay out substantial amounts today. News International did not admit or deny claims made by a variety of victims of phone hacking but have agreed to pay out substantial amounts today. NI did however apologise in court. It was alleged that News Group Newspapers, which is a subsidiary of

News International £3 million settlement over Dowler phone hacking case

  News International have agreed to pay £2 million in compensation to the family of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler, and a further £1 million to a selection of charities. The settlement is in relation to the phone hacking case in which News of the World hacked into the voicemail messages of Milly Dowler in 2002. The story came to light in June of this year when The Guardian alleged that