Phi Wire Hand Picked Politics - Live

  • Scotland vote exposes established order

    • source icon
    • 17:14
  • LabourList | Are Labour going to make the NHS the focal point of the 2015 campaign?

    • source icon
    • 16:12
  • Rafael Behr | 9 things the indyref campaign has taught us

    • source icon
    • 16:00
  • Scottish independence: It’s sad to see Andy Murray falling into the‘No equals ne...

    • source icon
    • 15:52
  • James Forsyth | Labour seeks business support for faster increases in the minimum wage

    • source icon
    • 15:44
  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

Story Tracker

Select Story:

Leveson won't probe NI

Leveson won't probe NI
Lord Justice Leveson has said he will not cover exactly what went wrong at News International in detail in the first part of his inquiry.

In a 25-page ruling he says intends instead to focus on "the culture, practices and ethics of the press in general". He also states that does not want to prejudice any criminal proceedings.

It comes hours after Rupert Murdoch emailed staff at his UK newspapers, saying the business can grow "better and stronger" following the scandal. Mr Murdoch said yesterday's select committee report was "hard to read" but he was proud News Corp had worked to put things right.

In last night's email, Mr Murdoch also revealed that its Management and Standards Committee had found no evidence of illegal conduct at the Times and Sunday Times, apart from one previously-reported incident.

Meanwhile, the three senior News International executives found guilty of misleading the select committee - Tom Crone, Les Hinton and Colin Myler - could be summoned to apologise to Parliament.

Green Box: Leveson won't probe NI Click to open

+ Expand all - Collapse all

Recommended External Links

Full access for £22 a month...

PoliticsHome PRO Find out more

Related PRO Content

PoliticsHome News

Paul Farrelly: Claims we did not discuss Murdoch amendment are wrong

02/05/2012 on Today, BBC Radio 4

On air

William Hague: Leaders of big businesses are 'very capable people'

02/05/2012 on Breakfast, BBC Radio 5live