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Los Angeles Times
British secretary of state still mulling Fox's $15-billion bid for Skyexpressed concern that the Murdoch family will turn Sky News into the European
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
expressed concern that the Murdoch family will turn Sky News into the European equivalent of Fox News. The activist group Avaaz has threatened to sue the government if it allows the Murdochs to consolidate Sky without looking more closely into... Read more
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The Age
Fox-Sky Bid Approval May Go to 2018 as UK Mulls Next Stepreceived by Bradley's Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport include t
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
received by Bradley's Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport include the threat of a legal challenge from Avaaz, a political advocacy group. It argues the CMA probe should also examine Fox's commitment to broadcasting standards,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fox-Sky Bid Approval May Go to 2018 as UK Mulls Next Stepreceived by Bradley's Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport include t
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
received by Bradley's Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport include the threat of a legal challenge from Avaaz, a political advocacy group. It argues the CMA probe should also examine Fox's commitment to broadcasting standards,... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Human Rights Watch Calls on Turkey to Free Peaceful Rights DefendersWatch © 2017 BianetThe letter is signed by Salil Shetty, secretary-general, Amn
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 7 days ago
Watch © 2017 BianetThe letter is signed by Salil Shetty, secretary-general, Amnesty International; Ricken Patel, president, Avaaz; Kenneth Roth, executive director, Human Rights Watch; Sharan Burrow, general secretary, International Trade Union... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Fox's Sky Deal Review: What Is Likely to Happen Nextplan not to launch an extended review of the company's commitment to editorial
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
plan not to launch an extended review of the company's commitment to editorial standards. For example, U.K. campaign group Avaaz, which has opposed the deal, was expected to submit comments on Bradley’s “minded to” position by Friday. The group... Read more
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Evening Standard
How a new generation around the world is finding its political voiceMembers of the rights network Avaaz demonstrate against secret voting in the lo
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
Members of the rights network Avaaz demonstrate against secret voting in the lower and upper houses of Brazil Jeremy rocks Glasto as politics once more feels the power of pop Protesters critical of President Donald Trump attend an afternoon... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
G20 shut Trump out on climate, strike deal on tradeAn attendee wearing a mask in the likeness of US President Donald Trump holds a
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
An attendee wearing a mask in the likeness of US President Donald Trump holds a protest placard for US-based NGO group Avaaz bearing the message 'Climate Change: Totally Isolated, So Sad' during the G20 summit in Hamburg on Saturday. (EPA... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rupert Murdoch at crossroads as he plots next move in Sky takeovercalling a non-binding vote on the bid, which would stoke public opposition and
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
calling a non-binding vote on the bid, which would stoke public opposition and add to the pressure on the Conservatives. Avaaz, an online political advocacy group, said it may seek a judicial review if the deal is cleared. “Six months is a long... Read more
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WA Today
OFCOM finds Murdoch family 'fit and proper', but too influential if BSkyB merger proceedseffect of amplifying the influence of members of the Murdoch Family Trust over
WA Today / Posted 21 days ago
effect of amplifying the influence of members of the Murdoch Family Trust over the political process". Campaigners from Avaaz dressed as British Prime Minister Theresa May and Australian media mogul Rupert Murdoch. Photo: Getty However, an... Read more
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Brisbane Times
OFCOM finds Murdoch family 'fit and proper', but too influential if BSkyB merger proceedseffect of amplifying the influence of members of the Murdoch Family Trust over
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 days ago
effect of amplifying the influence of members of the Murdoch Family Trust over the political process". Campaigners from Avaaz dressed as British Prime Minister Theresa May and Australian media mogul Rupert Murdoch. Photo: Getty However, an... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
Breitbart
Government Delays Murdoch Takeover of Sky over ‘Public Interest’ Concernsnewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
Breitbart / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
WBOC Salisbury
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
EuroNews
Demo in Berlin calls on Merkel to stop US derailing climate change policyNGO Avaaz members held a demo in front of the German Chancellery conveying a me
EuroNews / Posted 22 days ago
NGO Avaaz members held a demo in front of the German Chancellery conveying a message to Angela Merkel and the other leaders of the World, not to allow US climate policy stop the Paris climate deal.] In a open letter to German Chancellor Angela... Read more
22d
WLBT 3 Jackson
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
CTV News
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
CTV News / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
WSFA 12 Montgomery
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
KXXV Waco
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
KXXV Waco / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
WSMV Nashville
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
WSMV Nashville / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
Orlando Sentinel
UK government delays Murdoch takeover of Skynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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22d
Los Angeles Times
Fox's pursuit of European pay-TV giant Sky hits a new roadblockon what’s best for the British people, not Rupert Murdoch," said Alex Wilks, ca
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
on what’s best for the British people, not Rupert Murdoch," said Alex Wilks, campaign director at the activist organization Avaaz, which has been leading the charge to deny the bid. "If the government greenlights the deal based on more empty... Read more
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22d
Hawaii News Now
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
Hawaii News Now / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
141 related articles
22d
CTV News
U.K. government delays Murdoch takeover of Skynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
CTV News / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
Oxford Mail / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Murdoch takeover bid for Sky delayed for extra scrutinynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 22 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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Bury Times
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
Bury Times / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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Gazette
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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guardian-series
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
guardian-series / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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Harrow Times
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
Harrow Times / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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This is West Country
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
This is West Country / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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Gazette News
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
Gazette News / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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Bolton News
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
Bolton News / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
EveningTimes Online / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
Croydon Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Rupert Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid looks set to face competition probeto her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
to her before she reaches a final decision, with a deadline of July 14. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) However, she was... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
U.K. government delays Murdoch's takeover of Sky citing public interest concernsnewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Culture Secretary ‘minded’ to refer Murdoch’s £11.7bn Sky bid for further probeover news providers with a significant presence across all key platforms. Ahea
Oxford Mail / Posted 23 days ago
over news providers with a significant presence across all key platforms. Ahead of the statement, campaigners from Avaaz dressed as Theresa May and Rupert Murdoch to protest against the Sky bid (Dominic Lipinski/PA) “This potentially... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
UK government delays Murdoch takeover of Skynewspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 23 days ago
newspapers and led to the closure of the 168-year-old News of the World tabloid. A campaign group challenging the merger, Avaaz, compared the sexual harassment scandal at Fox to phone hacking, in which journalists were alleged to have illegally... Read more
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