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Kate Holton

Kate Holton

    Russia warns Nato, US over Ukraine membership
    Russia warns Nato, US over Ukraine membership
    Russia's foreign minister warned Nato not to offer Ukraine membership of the alliance as it gathered for a summit on Thursday, and told the United...
    Thatcher: Loved and loathed
    Thatcher: Loved and loathed
    Britain's only woman prime minister, the unyielding, outspoken Thatcher led the Conservatives to three election victories, governing from 1979...
    Random House and Penguin merging to take on Amazon
    Random House and Penguin merging to take on Amazon
    Education and media publisher Pearson said the newly created joint venture, which will bring under one roof fantasy novelist Terry Pratchett,...
    News Corp comes clean on scale of hacking cover-up
    News Corp comes clean on scale of hacking cover-up
    The British newspaper arm of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has acknowledged to victims that executives covered up the scale of illegal activity by...
    Inside Rebekah Brooks' News of the World
    Inside Rebekah Brooks' News of the World
    "It was the kind of place you get out of and you never want to go back again." That's how one former reporter describes the News of the...
    Hacking scandal fells Britain's top policeman
    Hacking scandal fells Britain's top policeman
    A phone-hacking scandal centred on Rupert Murdoch's News Corp cost Britain's top policeman his job and renewed questions on Monday about Prime...
    Phone hack fallout may spread to US
    Phone hack fallout may spread to US
    The British Parliament will back a motion on Wednesday urging Rupert Murdoch to drop plans to buy the whole of broadcaster BSkyB in a widening...
    Gordon Brown targeted by Murdoch's papers
    Gordon Brown targeted by Murdoch's papers
    Allegations that former British prime minister Gordon Brown was a target of illegal data gathering by Rupert Murdoch's newspapers piled pressure on...
    Could Murdoch deputy take the fall?
    Could Murdoch deputy take the fall?
    Les Hinton was adamant. Asked in 2007 by a British parliamentary committee whether the News of the World had "carried out a full, rigorous...
    Vodafone pushes deeper into India with Essar deal
    Vodafone pushes deeper into India with Essar deal
    Vodafone will buy out Indian partner Essar in a $5-billion deal that ratchets up its exposure to a mobile market that has proved challenging...
    Cheer at last from Bradley after thrilling US win
    Cheer at last from Bradley after thrilling US win
    United States coach Bob Bradley, who has scowled his way through much of the World Cup, allowed himself a rare smile on Wednesday when he contemplated the impact his side's success was having on the sport back home....
    Recorded music sales fall by 10%
    Recorded music sales fall by 10%
    Global recorded music sales fell by about 10% in 2009, and are down a huge 30% since 2004, after rampant piracy ate in to traditional and legitimate digital sales, the industry's trade body said....