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Elijah Woods in the film adaptation of The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien. Purchase of the Houghton Mifflin unit gives News Corp access to high-profile novels from authors including Tolkien. Photograph: New Line Cinema

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp has agreed to buy the consumer arm of educational publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for $349 million (€296 million) in wh(...)

Rupert Murdoch looks on prior to Super Bowl 51 between the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots at NRG Stadium on in 2017 in Houston, Texas. Photograph: Al Bello/Getty Images

In his twilight years, the question of what happens to the Murdoch media dynasty still seems to involve a family struggle By his own reckoning, (...)

Facebook on Monday agreed to restore news in Australia after the government proposed amendments to a draft bill. Photograph: AFP via Getty

Facebook has pledged at least $1 billion (€820 million) to pay for news over the next three years, matching Google’s spending plans in a move that aim(...)

A file photo shows a giant digital sign at Facebook’s corporate headquarters campus in Menlo Park, California. Facebook said on Tuesday it will lift a contentious ban on Australian news pages in the coming days. Photograph: JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images

Facebook has agreed to restore Australian news on its platform “in the coming days” following an agreement with the government on amendments to a prop(...)

Facebook’s news blackout in Australia may backfire on the social media company. Photograph: Brent Lewin/Bloomberg

In the unfolding story of Facebook vs Australia, there is a narrative that casts Australia as the plucky frontrunner in a global fight against Big Tec(...)

Front pages of Australian newspapers are displayed featuring stories about Facebook in Sydney on Friday. Photograph: Rick Rycroft/AP

Facebook Inc is back at the negotiating table, Australian prime minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday after the tech giant this week blocked news (...)

News organisations, which have seen social media organisations hoover up some 80 per cent of ad revenues, warn that Facebook and Google, which have refused to pay content producers for their stories, are killing off those who actually invest in journalism. Photograph: Lukas Coch/ EPA

Facebook’s decison to block the sharing of news on its services in Australia marks a serious escalation by the company in its worldwide battle to prot(...)

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Australia claimed an early win in a protracted licencing battle with Google on Wednesday as media companies lined up to announce content deals with th(...)

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The Irish CNN reporter, who shot to fame during the US Capitol riots, on how important it is to get help for mental health issues, and urges o(...)

Aer Lingus: has secured a three-year loan  of €150 million from the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund.

Aer Lingus has secured €150 million from the State-backed Ireland Strategic Investment Fund’s (Isif) pandemic recovery scheme, according to the Sunday(...)

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