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New Deal Could Give Rupert Murdoch More Cash For Time Warner Bid

AP | By GREGORY KATZ | Posted 09.24.2014 | Media

LONDON (AP) — London-based pay TV network BSkyB has agreed to take control of its sister companies in Italy and Germany, creating a multinational Eu...

BSkyB Profits Rise

AP | Posted 09.24.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — British Sky Broadcasting has reported a 12 percent increase in full-year net profit boosted by strong take-up of its offerings of tele...

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 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'...

UK Pols Try To Prevent Murdoch Renewing BSkyB Bid

The Guardian | Polly Curtis | Posted 10.29.2011 | Media

Labour is trying to secure cross-party support for an emergency change in the law to prevent News Corporation from renewing its bid to take full owner...

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Hacking Scandal Widens

HuffingtonPost.com | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.10.2011 | Media

The hacking scandal surrounding Rupert Murdoch's British media empire widened dramatically on Monday, as new reports emerged that papers beyond the Ne...

Murdoch's BSkyB Bid In Peril

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2011 | Media

By Paul Sandle LONDON, July 11 (Reuters) - British government lawyers are drawing up plans to block Rupert Murdoch's bid to buy out the broadca...

Murdoch Letting Go Of Key UK Property To Secure Big Deal

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LONDON — British broadcaster BSkyB plans to sell its Sky News division to clear the path for a full takeover by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., the...

Brits Strongly Opposed To New Murdoch Venture

The Guardian | James Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Strong public resistance to Rupert Murdoch's controversial bid for full control of BSkyB was revealed today in a survey commissioned by opponents of t...

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...