Australian royal prank call station chief under fire

2013-10-23 17:00

The head of an Australian radio station at the centre of a tragic prank call targeting Prince William's then pregnant wife Kate has defended himself after describing the incident as "shit happens".

Australia royal prank DJ sues network

2013-07-10 09:53

An Australian DJ involved in a royal prank call to a London hospital that resulted in the suicide of a nurse is suing the broadcaster over workplace safety, her lawyer has said.

Charges possible in royal prank call case

2012-12-22 18:18

Authorities say that prosecutors are weighing whether to press charges over a royal hoax call that preceded a nurse's apparent suicide.

Death threats for royal pranksters

2012-12-14 07:38

Death threats have been made against the Australian radio hosts involved in the royal prank call tragedy, police have said, with station management reportedly moving some staff to safehouses.

2Day FM offers $500k to nurse's family

2012-12-11 13:04

An Australian radio station has pledged at least A$500 000 to help the grieving family of a nurse duped by a royal prank phone call, after coming under sustained scrutiny over the hoax.

Hospital didn't OK prank call broadcast

2012-12-11 07:20

The London hospital that treated Prince William's pregnant wife Catherine has said that the Australian radio station behind a prank call did not check with them before the hoax was broadcast.

Royal pranksters to speak out on Aus TV

2012-12-10 07:18

The two presenters who made a prank call to a London hospital treating Prince William's wife Kate are set to break their silence in a "raw and emotional" interview with Australian television.


Aus royal hoax call drama not over

2013-07-11 11:16

UK police have asked Australian officials to review a file on the hoax call made by two Australian radio DJs to the hospital Kate Middleton had been hospitalised for morning sickness.

Radio show behind royal hoax cancelled

2013-01-28 22:06

The Australian radio show behind a hoax phone call to the London hospital where the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge was being treated has been officially cancelled.

Family gather for hoax nurse's funeral

2012-12-17 14:14

Family of the nurse found hanging in her room days after she had been duped by a hoax call about the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge have gathered in India for her funeral.

Prank call nurse's autopsy result due

2012-12-13 07:39

Autopsy results on the nurse involved in a prank call for information about the former Kate Middleton's hospital stay will be revealed on Thursday, London police have said.

Dead nurse's family makes tearful appearance

2012-12-11 08:50

The "devastated" family of a nurse who apparently committed suicide after she was duped by a hoax call about Prince William's wife Catherine has made an emotional public appearance.

Tearful radio host sorry for nurse's family

2012-12-10 09:47

One of the Australian radio presenters who made a prank call to a London hospital treating Prince William's wife Kate sobbed as she recalled hearing the news that a nurse had been found dead.

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