Media magnate Rupert Murdoch's Australian arm distanced ...
Jul 8th, 2011
(AFP/File) - Media magnate Rupert Murdoch's Australian arm distanced itself from the News Of The World phone hacking scandal, warning "unethical and immoral" conduct would not be tolerated. "The behaviour that has been uncovered at the News Of The World is an affront to all of us who value the integrity and credibility of good journalism," chief executive John Hartigan (pictured) said in a statement to staff.(AFP/File/Torsten Blackwood) -
Iran's police chief Esmaeel Ahmadi Moghaddam on Monday criticised officials who "cross red lines" by using banned social media networks, Mehr news agency reported. Tehran blocks access to popular websites including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube as part of its efforts to stop Iranians from surfing content seen as immoral or underminin... [Full Article]
Australian psychedelic artist Martin Sharp, a founder of the controversial Oz magazine who designed posters for the likes of Jimi Hendrix and Bob Dylan, has died aged 71. His death on Sunday, after a long struggle against emphysema, was confirmed by artist and friend Garry Shead, The Sydney Morning Herald reported. "We've lost a major fig... [Full Article]