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David Pollock
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Charlie Mullins
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Tony Caldeira
Steve Purdham
Debbie Pierce
Julie Meyer

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Rupert Murdoch is "not a fit person to exercise the stewardship of a major international company", MPs have concluded.

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg has topped a list of the 100 media figures with the biggest influence over the UK.

Rebekah Brooks has resigned as chief executive of News International saying she feels "a deep sense of responsibility for the people we have hurt".

The News of the World, the 168-year-old tabloid mired in allegations of phone hacking and corrupt payments to police, is to cease publication after Sunday's edition.

Vince Cable, has issued an intervention notice on News Corp’s proposal to acquire the BSkyB shares that it does not already own.

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of NonExecutiveDirectors.com, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

Five Minutes With

David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.