PM: No 'covert' Murdoch deal

The closeness of David Cameron's links to the Murdoch media empire were further exposed today when it was revealed Rebekah Brooks told him they were "definitely in this together".

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BSkyB bid: it became impossible for Business Sec to adjudicate

On giving the BSkyB bid to Jeremy Hunt, David Cameron said it became impossible for the Business Secretary Vince Cable to adjudicate. The answer Cameron reached with the advice of the Permanent Secretary was to go for Jeremy Hunt instead.

Culture Secretary, Jeremy Hunt Credit: Reuters

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