Rupert Murdoch

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Up Yours Delors: the pantomime image is a distinctive genre of English fiction. One of the tragedies of Brexit is that it will become redundant

In February 2016, just as the Brexit referendum debate was getting going, the Evening Standard columnist Anthony Hilton wrote that, “I once asked Rupe(...)

The late Roger Ailes, co-founder of Fox News, who resigned from the cable network in 2016 after 20 years in charge of it. Photograph: Angel Franco/New York Times

As long as I’ve covered US politics, Republicans have been trying to scare me. Sometimes, it has been about gays and transgender people and uppity wom(...)

Mark Little:  was an RTÉ journalist and current affairs presenter before leaving to set up Storyful, which he sold to Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp for €18 million in 2013. He served as an executive at Twitter.

Mark Little’s digital news venture Neva Labs has been renamed Kinzen and is inviting people to test pre-release versions of its app before its officia(...)

The company’s market capitalisation currently stands at approximately $156 billion. Photograph: Reuters

Here are some notable numbers from Netflix: 130 million paying customers as of September $14.9 billion in revenue in the last 12 months $1.3 billio(...)

Clayton Hotel chain operator Dalata fell as it was confirmed that the State’s 9 per cent hospitality VAT rate was to go. Photograph: David Cantwell

Paddy Power Betfair and hotelier Dalata had contrasting performances after the Government published Budget 2019 on Tuesday. Meanwhile, European stocks(...)

As ad for NSW Racing’s multi million dollar race, The Everest, is projected onto the sails of the Sydney Opera House. Thousands of demonstrators gathered outside the Sydney Opera House to protest the use of the iconic sails to promote a horse race.  Photograph: Brendan Esposito/AAP Image via AP)

Hundreds of demonstrators have shone torches on to the Sydney Opera House to protest against controversial advertising for a horse race that has divid(...)

Comcast’s Philadelphia headquarters: the US media giant has won an auction to formally bid for Sky. Photograph: Matt Rourke/AP

They could make a movie out of it. They could make a whole series. After years of chasing full ownership of a “crown jewel” long associated with his n(...)

The Comcast offer values Sky at almost £4 billion more than the Disney-Fox bid and was recommended to shareholders by Sky’s independent committee. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

Comcast has triumphed over 21st Century Fox and Walt Disney in the auction for Sky with a £30.6 billion (€34 billion) bid in a deal that will redraw t(...)

The fight has centred on a battle for Sky’s 23 million subscribers. Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

The £26 billion (€29 billion) battle for control of Sky, the European pay TV operator, between Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox and US cable group Co(...)

Storyful’s global chief creative officer and Dublin general manager Lisa McDonald said the business had embarked on “a significant growth phase” over the past two years. Photograph: Chris Bellew / Fennell Photography

Storyful, the company founded by former RTÉ journalist Mark Little but owned since 2013 by Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp, is increasingly using its tools(...)

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