Billionaire John C Malone, the biggest landowner in the US has now set his sites on creating an Irish property portfolio. Photographer: Matthew Staver/Bloomberg via Getty Images

American billionaire John Malone says he buys land because, reprising the Mark Twain adage, they are not making it anymore. But it’s mostly because(...)

Rupert Murdoch: the Murdoch family has 39.4 per cent of the voting power at News Corp even though it owns only 14 per cent of the company

Rupert Murdoch has lost an important News Corp ally after Prince Alwaleed bin Talal sold most of his stake, a move that could embolden dissident share(...)

The American justice department will not prosecute Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation or 21st Century Fox over voice-mail interceptions and payments to public officials. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters

The American justice department will not prosecute Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation or 21st Century Fox over voice-mail interceptions and payments to(...)

Twitter: results out on Thursday. Photograph: Reuters/Kacper Pempel
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TODAY Results: Exxon Mobil. Indicators: Euro zone Markit manufacturing PMI (Jan); Irish PMI manufacturing (Jan); US ISM manufacturing PMI (Jan) and pe(...)

 Rupert Murdoch of News Corporation said his view was that page three was   old fashioned but he said readers seem to disagree. Photograph: Getty

The Sun appears to have stopped publishing topless pin-ups on page three after 44 years.The tabloid has faced pressure from politicians, anti-sexism c(...)

“There is an awful lot of legal information out there like judgments, laws, administrative decisions and commentary. We want to put it all in one place so it is properly systemised and presented”

  Gavin Sheridan, the former director of innovation at social media news company Storyful, is launching a start-up called Vizlegal, which (...)

Tori Johnson (left) and Katrina Dawson who died during Tuesday’s seige in Sydney. Photograph: Facebook  1:38

The two hostages who were killed in the Sydney cafe siege have been remembered as heroes by friends, family and strangers.The dramatic 16-hour stand-o(...)

Mark Little is to step down as chief executive of Storyful but will continue to serve as its primary ‘ambassador’.

  Mark Little is to step down as chief executive of Storyful, the company he founded in 2010, on the first anniversary of the company’s ac(...)

Pierre Omidyar: his wealth was valued at €6.9 billion by Forbes in 2013

Malachy Browne, the news editor of social news agency Storyful, is set to become managing editor and European anchor of Reported.ly, a new media star(...)

Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Mark Little lives in New York I grew up in Malahide. I remember moments in my childhood when I knew I was destined to be either a politician or a jour(...)