Troubled times for news corp
2007: Jan 26 Clive Goodman, right, the News of the World's former royal editor, is jailed for four months. Andy Coulson resigns as editor of the Sunday tabloid, and Colin Myler takes over.
May 29 Harbottle and Lewis, News International's lawyers, review internal emails between Mr Coulson and executives, but find "no evidence" they were aware of Goodman's actions.
May 31 Mr Coulson is appointed as the Conservative Party's director of communications and planning.