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James Murdoch Re-Elected To Board

Reuters | Posted 01.01.2013 | Media

* James Murdoch re-elected with 95 pct shareholder support * BSkyB Q1 EPS up 16 pct to 13.4 pence * Adjusted operating p...

BSkyB Launches Sky News Arabia

Reuters | Posted 07.08.2012 | Media

* Sky News Arabia entering crowded broadcast field * Channel vows impartiality in area known for state control * Big dem...

UK Minister In Hot Water Over Cosy Relationship With News Corp.

AP | Posted 06.25.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — UK minister Jeremy Hunt says there was no back channel to media mogul Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. over its bid for British Sky Broadca...

UK Media Regulator Weighing Whether To Strip Murdoch Of BSkyB

AP | Posted 05.09.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Britain's communications regulator said Friday it is continuing to monitor allegations of phone hacking and bribery at Rupert Murdoch'...

James Murdoch Re-Elected As BSkyB Chairman

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 11.29.2011 | Media

James Murdoch has been re-elected as chairman of BSkyB, after the British broadcasting company held its annual meeting on Tuesday. Murdoch faced ca...

News Corp.: What Did They Know and When Did They Know It?

Theodore S. Greenberg | Posted 09.21.2011 | Media
Theodore S. Greenberg

If Mr. Murdoch is true to his word to "put it right"and to "be transparent" News Corp. officials will not wait for government investigators to ask for documents.

Jack Mirkinson

Rupert Murdoch, News Corp Drop Bid For BSkyB | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.12.2011 | Media

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. withdrew its $12 billion bid for BSkyB, the lucrative satellite broadcaster, on Wednesday. The withdrawal represented ...

Murdoch BSkyB Takeover Given Green Light By UK Government

AP | Posted 08.30.2011 | Media

LONDON — The British government has given qualified approval to Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. to take full control of satellite broadcaster Britis...

Jason Linkins

Investors Put Murdoch In A Bind, Push BSkyB Value Skyward | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

News Corp mogul Rupert Murdoch turns 80 today, and he finds himself tantalizingly close to closing a deal that would take his media empire to new heights. But he may have to pay dearly for it.

News Corp Takeover Of BSkyB Approved By UK Government

AP | JANE WARDELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LONDON — Rupert Murdoch's global media empire is poised to grow ever bigger after the British government approved plans by News Corp. to buy ful...

UK Business Secretary: 'I Have Declared War On Rupert Murdoch'

Telegraph | Robert Winnett, Deputy Political Editor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Business Secretary indicated that he would seek to block Mr Murdoch from taking over BSkyB, the satellite broadcaster that he already partially ow...

News Corp's BSkyB Offer REBUFFED

AP | ROBERT BARR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LONDON — British Sky Broadcasting on Tuesday rebuffed a buyout offer from Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. that values the company at 12 billion poun...