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  1. Fox's Star India CEO Talks Content Strategy, Digital Growth, Working for Murdoch

    5:29 am 5/29/2014

    Uday Shankar explains why the TV giant puts a spotlight on women and social issues, explains how he got a film star to host a talk show and discusses Indian viewers' appetite for Bollywood and Hollywood content.Read more

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  2. Why Starz CEO Chris Albrecht Makes More Money Than Rupert Murdoch

    5:00 am 5/21/2014

    The executive — whose $31 million salary nearly matches that of Walt Disney CEO Robert Iger — is among the highest-paid media CEOs in 2013 despite a company valued at a small fraction of his peers' domains.Read more

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  3. 21st Century Fox Eyes Joint Venture With Endemol, Core Media Owner Apollo

    10:07 am 5/15/2014

    Endemol, Shine Group and CORE Media Group are set to partner with the Rupert Murdoch-led company. Read more

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  4. BSkyB Confirms Preliminary Talks With Fox Over European Pay TV Deal

    11:37 pm 5/11/2014

    Discussions "have not progressed beyond a preliminary stage," but "at the right value, this combination would have the potential to create a world-class multinational pay TV group," the U.K. pay TV giant said.Read more

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  5. Rupert Murdoch Plans $14 Billion European Pay TV Merger (Report)

    7:37 am 5/10/2014

    Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland would reportedly be acquired by BSkyB from 21st Century Fox.Read more

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  6. Hacking Trial Nears End as Prosecution Makes Closing Arguments

    9:03 am 5/8/2014

    The trial of former News Corp top editors Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson and others has been running for more than six months.Read more

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  7. Fox Earnings Exceed Estimates Though Film Revenue Falls

    12:33 pm 5/7/2014

    UPDATED: During a call with analysts, president and COO Chase Carey said he has an understanding with Rupert Murdoch to continue with the company even though a contract hasn't been signed. Read more

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  8. Revenue Up, Losses Down at 21st Century Fox's Sky Deutschland

    10:58 pm 5/6/2014

    The German pay-TV group earns $586 million in the first quarter of 2014, a 16 percent jump.Read more

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  9. BSkyB Grows Quarterly TV Subs, Extends Paramount Licensing Deal

    4:44 pm 4/30/2014

    UPDATED: The U.K. pay TV giant, in which Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox owns a 39 percent stake, grew its revenue for the nine months ending in March, but earnings dropped.Read more

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  10. Steve Coogan, Hugh Grant Sign Letter to Rupert Murdoch Over U.K. Press Regulation Stance

    8:54 am 4/23/2014

    "Instead of embracing reform and so demonstrating that it has changed, News UK is digging itself into a hole of untrustworthiness and denial," the open letter states. Read more

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