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End of the line for Bell Pottinger

Bell Pottinger, the UK PR firm founded by an adviser to Margaret Thatcher and slammed for stoking racial tensions in South Africa, has filed for administration. Bell Pottinger named financial

Clients abandoning crisis-hit Bell Pottinger

One of Bell Pottinger’s biggest investors has severed ties with the embattled PR firm, along with a growing list of corporate clients that are deserting the UK-based company as it attempts to weather a reputational crisis. Bell Pottinger

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Bell Pottinger found guilty of breaches

Bell Pottinger has been found guilty by the UK public relations industry body for breaching its code over work done for South Africa’s Gupta family that led to protests outside the company’s London offices, according to

Leaked e-mails are fake, Atul Gupta says

A raft of e-mails leaked to South African media about how the Gupta family have won billions of rand of contracts from state-owned companies and influenced government decisions through their

Guptas’ PR firm calls it quits

Bell Pottinger said it no longer represents a company controlled by South Africa’s Gupta family, who are friends with President Jacob Zuma, after social-media attacks against the UK-based public relations firm