Rupert Murdoch

How Rupert Murdoch made Jeremy Corbyn

29 July 2017 9:00 am

For our 16th wedding anniversary, Caroline and I went to the Almeida Theatre to see Ink, a new play about…

Almeida’s new play about the Sun is exactly as I remember it, says Kelvin MacKenzie

1 July 2017 9:00 am

It was most odd. Four decades after I’d walked into the Sun to start my first shift as a news…

Dutch courage: how a peach brandy with Rupert Murdoch sent my career into orbit

17 June 2017 9:00 am

The liqueur that sent my career into orbit

A new wave of dynasties — and their hangers-on — is taking over

27 May 2017 9:00 am

A new wave of dynasties – and their hangers-on – is taking over

Angry Arsenal fans want Arsène Wenger out. Why don’t they leave instead?

13 May 2017 9:00 am

Angry Arsenal fans want their manager out. Why don’t they leave instead?

My night with Brigitte Bardot

21 January 2017 9:00 am

I am very bad at remembering my dreams: I would have been a poor patient for Dr Freud. But I…

Jamali Maddix, Viceland’s answer to Louis Theroux

Vice TV is a con

8 October 2016 9:00 am

For all its much-vaunted rebel soul, Viceland is just BBC2 in disguise, says Neil Armstrong

What would happen if Rupert Murdoch owned the BBC?

30 April 2016 9:00 am

A new book published today by the Institute of Economic Affairs called In Focus: The Case for Privatising the BBC…

Will Iman give me a second chance before I die?

23 January 2016 9:00 am

The death of David Bowie — how is it that Stephen Glover always gets it right about our over-reaction and…

Keith Murdoch (Simon Harrison) appearing before the Dardanelles Commission (Photo: BBC)

Without Gallipoli, we’d have no Page 3

2 May 2015 9:00 am

Some years ago I paid a visit to the site of the Gallipoli landings because I was mildly obsessed with…

Another enemy within: Thatcher (and Wilson) vs the BBC

7 March 2015 9:00 am

In a ‘Dear Bill’ letter in Private Eye, an imaginary Denis Thatcher wrote off the BBC as a nest of…

The delicious cant of the Guardian is such a treat on a Saturday morning

14 February 2015 9:00 am

One of the highlights of my week comes on a Saturday morning, when I make myself a cup of fair-trade…

Like Murdoch, I'm an old man with an eye for beauty. But Wendi Deng? Seriously?

14 June 2014 8:00 am

 Gstaad A slight bump at 30,000 feet concentrates the mind, as the good Dr Johnson said about an appointment with…

Alexander Chancellor: This Christmas it’s nice to be able to pity the stinking rich for a change

14 December 2013 9:00 am

This is the season of goodwill when one should think about people less fortunate than oneself and wish them better…

Long life: Putin, Saatchi, Murdoch...hell hath no fury like an old man scorned

13 July 2013 9:00 am

The days may be long gone when a husband would pretend to commit adultery in a Brighton hotel so as…

Steerpike: Murdoch ruined Dave’s holiday

1 June 2013 9:00 am

  So did Dave enjoy his brief break in Ibiza? Not if Rupert Murdoch could help it. Rupe declared on Twitter that…

David Cameron is nearing crisis point

25 May 2013 9:00 am

For David Cameron, Margaret Thatcher’s funeral must seem an awfully long time ago. Back then, all the talk was of…