Sky first quarter earnings rose 11 per cent to £582 million

Sky chairman James Murdoch was re-elected with the narrow backing of independent shareholders, overcoming opposition from investor groups that had rai(...)

RTÉ’s mast in Donnybrook. The broadcaster believes it should be allowed to charge pay-TV operators for its channels. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Sky will drop RTÉ from its platform if the Government does not continue to oblige the public service broadcaster to offer its channels to pay-TV compa(...)

Steve Coogan outside the high court in central London after he received damages and an apology from Mirror Group Newspapers. Photograph: PA

British actor Steve Coogan won damages on Tuesday from Mirror Group Newspapers, whose reporters illegally listened to his voicemail messages to get sc(...)

Neva Labs co-founder Mark Little: The company believes future news consumption will involve ‘a personal assistant for news’. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Storyful founder and former RTÉ journalist Mark Little has set up a new digital media company to help publishers beat the problem of “information over(...)

INM chief executive Robert Pitt: ‘We cannot do something that will make the world more complex.” Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Recent moves by Google to work with news publishers to improve their chances of making money online are “a very positive step”, the chief executive of(...)

Protesters depicting media magnate Rupert Murdoch and British prime minister Theresa May demonstrate opposite the Houses of Parliament in London on Tuesday. Photograph: Hannah McKay / Reuters.

The British government should judge Rupert Murdoch’s bid for broadcaster Sky on facts and not politics or risk stifling inward investment after Brexit(...)

Applegreen: closed at a 52-week high of €5.80 after announcing its first dividend payment to shareholders. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Markets rallied on Tuesday as investors’ fears about the impact of Hurricane Irma and the nuclear stand-off with North Korea eased. DUBLIN Service s(...)

Britain’s Culture, Media and Sport secretary Karen Bradley after announcing that she is ‘minded’ to refer the proposed takeover of pan-European satellite TV giant Sky by Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox entertainment group to the competition and markets authority regulator for in-depth further investigation. Photograph: AFP Photo/PRU

The UK plans to expand its probe into 21st Century Fox’s bid for pay-TV broadcaster Sky, exposing Rupert Murdoch and his family to further scrutiny ov(...)

Newstalk presenter George Hook: ‘Women, get over yourselves.’ Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The fallout from on-air rape comments made by a Newstalk presenter is about freedom – but not the freedom of George Hook to say whatever he wants and (...)

Rupert Murdoch, the chairman of 21st Century Fox. The UK government is reviewing the US company’s planned £11.7bn takeover of Sky. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox has decided to pull right-wing Fox News from UK airwaves. The decision comes amid a government review of the US co(...)