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Jun 11, 2015
Rupert Murdoch set to step down as Fox CEO; son James to take overRupert Murdoch is preparing to step down as chief executive of the media entertainment conglomerate 21st Century Fox and hand the job to his son James
Nov 01, 2012
James Murdoch re-elected to BSkyB board with 95% supportJames Murdoch was re-elected to the board of BSkyB, ensuring his family's media empire retains a direct influence at Britain's biggest pay-TV company despite being weakened by a phone hacking scandal.
Oct 17, 2012
Rupert Murdoch defeats critics, retains control of News CorpRupert Murdoch survived yet another attempt to oust him as chairman of his News Corp media empire, the second straight year he has defeated critics who say his family wields too much control over the company.
Jul 22, 2012
Rupert Murdoch resigns as head of News InternationalMedia mogul Rupert Murdoch has resigned as a director of a number of News Corp boards overseeing his Britain newspapers,
Jun 27, 2012
After proposed split, Murdoch plans successionAfter announcing the split in his media empire, media-baron Rupert Murdoch's next agenda is to plan his successor. Shareholders had been asking for the split after the phone-hacking scandal.
May 25, 2012
Did Cameron pick 'pro-Murdoch' minister for BSkyB deal?A British minister in the hot seat for his alleged close ties to Rupert Murdoch's media empire did lobby Prime Minister David Cameron to back the tycoon's bid for satellite broadcaster BSkyB, according to a memo made public
May 02, 2012
It's not about journalism or Murdoch, it's partisan politicsThe Labour MPs and all those columnists who are wetting themselves in excitement at having a pop at Murdoch have actually lowered themselves to partisanship and muddied "truths" they so despise in Murdoch.
Apr 27, 2012
Rupert Murdoch: Your doting granddad or evil mad genius?Murdoch Sr, in two days, was a gatling gun of headlines that sent the media in so many directions they lost focus on the witness himself.
Apr 25, 2012
Many squirm as Murdoch reveals close ties with govtSeveral people in the David Cameron government were left squirming as James Murdoch's deposition with the Leveson Inquiry yesterday revealed close proximity with people in power, particularly on the issue of the failed BSkyB takeover bid.
Apr 24, 2012
James Murdoch claims he did not know extent of phone-hackingIn a widely watched deposition at Lord Justice Brian Leveson's inquiry, 39-year-old Murdoch was subjected to close scrutiny on the issue of how much he knew about unethical news-gathering practices at the tabloid.