Red-letter day for Mao and Labour at Sotheby’s

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Historic 1937 letter from Communist leader goes under the hammer

Ex-Vodafone executive joins adblocker

Humm’s move to Shine shows growing interest of telecoms sector

TV STILL -- DO NOT PURGE -- EMPIRE: (L-R): Trai Byers as Andre Lyon, Taraji Henson as Cookie Lyon, Terrence Howard as Lucious Lyon, Jussie Smollett as Jamal Lyon and Trai Byers as Andre Lyon. ©2014 Fox Broadcasting Co. CR: Michael Lavine/FOX

Hulu in spotlight as expansion beckons

With viewership up 85%, a sleeping giant in streaming may be preparing to make its move

The Great British Bakeoff- Picture Shows: Mel Giedroyc, Mary Berry, Sue Perkins, Paul Hollywood - (C) Love Productions

BBC TV to woo young as Three heads online

Trust sets conditions for main channels as it approves switch

Altice wins rights for UK football

Vivendi’s Canal Plus loses out to Patrick Drahi’s group

WESTWOOD, CA - AUGUST 03: (L-R) Viacom Executive Chairman Sumner Redstone, producer Michael Bay, actress Megan Fox and Rob Moore, Vice Chairman of Paramount Pictures attend the premiere of Paramount Pictures' "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" at Regency Village Theater on August 3, 2014 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Paramount Pictures)

Viacom’s Redstone in ‘mental decline’

Media tycoon’s lawyers deny former companion’s allegations

Film star stokes India intolerance debate

Backlash against Bollywood actor after social critique goes viral

South China Morning Post in takeover bid

Alibaba’s Jack Ma rumoured to be likely buyer for newspaper

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DMGT results lack razzle dazzle

Daily Mail and General Trust shares slip to lowest level in years

Amazon’s Nazi-style ad gimmick backfires

Subway adverts highlight riskier moves to promote content

Singapore trims ‘undesirable’ titles list

Erotica and anti-colonial publications among 240 taken off blacklist

MailOnline misses annual sales target

Parent company beats expectations with full-year profit

Nigerian bloggers carve out a lucrative niche

Bloggers have carved out a lucrative niche with advertisers

Adele breaks record for US album sales

Singer’s strategy to keep album off streaming services such as Spotify and Apple Music pays off

Liberty Global sees potential in Europe

Group is well-placed to shake up cable industry in the continent

Brands tune into podcast production

GE’s ‘The Message’ surpasses audio stalwarts with 1m downloads

People’s Daily Twitter tally questioned

China’s flagship broadsheet accused of relying on fake accounts

Alan Horn, Walt Disney Studios’ head Jedi

New Star Wars movie is set to be another hit for the veteran boss

Small-cap Week, November 21

Broker downgrade hurts Telit; Majestic Wine, Havelock Europa and Quarto also in the news

Lad mags consigned to dustbin of history

Titles fail to alter adherence to ‘sex, drink and football’


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