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    1. August 18, 2016

      Trump challenges old truths in US media

      Donald Trump has created fissures through the once solid US conservative media in the same way that he has shaken the...

    2. August 12, 2016

      Murdoch shuffles Fox top team after Ailes upset

      21st Century Fox has parted company with the chief financial officer of Fox News Channel following its investigation...

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    1. Fast FT

      August 12, 2016

      Fox News appoints Ailes deputy as co-president

      Fox News has shuffled its management team, appointing Bill Shine, long-time deputy to Roger Ailes, as co-president of...

    2. August 8, 2016

      Roger Ailes ‘silence’ payment to Laurie Luhn questioned

      Corporate governance experts have questioned how Roger Ailes was able to use Fox News funds to buy the silence of a...

    3. August 5, 2016

      The changing world of work challenges us all

      Recently I went to a new bar in Wapping, east London. What was striking was not its cocktail list but its name: Trade...

    4. August 1, 2016

      Media mavericks answer for Mad Men modus operandi

      Kevin Roberts, chief executive of Saatchi & Saatchi, told the FT in 2014 that “nothing is too politically incorrect” at...

    5. July 22, 2016

      Fox News: Fall of the cable news guy

      The Allen & Company Sun Valley conference draws the media and technology elite to a picturesque corner of Idaho each...

    6. July 21, 2016

      Roger Ailes to leave Fox News immediately

      Roger Ailes is leaving Fox News with immediate effect, ending his 20-year reign at the US cable network amid...

    7. July 20, 2016

      Murdochs fight to retain Fox News talent

      The Murdoch family is pushing to prevent Roger Ailes from leading a walkout of primetime talent at Fox News as they...

    8. July 20, 2016

      Rupert Murdoch and Masayoshi Son are back in charge

      The imminent departure of Roger Ailes after 20 years as the boss and driving force of US cable network Fox News, and...

    9. July 20, 2016

      Murdochs push for Ailes to leave Fox News

      Roger Ailes is heading for the exit at Fox News Channel, the cable network beloved by American conservatives, with...

    10. July 1, 2016

      Michael Gove, Conservative party leadership contender

      Rarely in the course of British politics has one man so vigorously denied wanting the top job. “If anyone wants to get...

    11. June 30, 2016

      Media groups must succeed at succession

      Back when Sumner Redstone was a spry 85-year-old, he was asked how long he planned to continue working at Viacom and...

    12. June 29, 2016

      Gove’s wife lays bare Tory doubts on Johnson as prime minister

      Sarah Vine, the journalist wife of leading Brexiter Michael Gove, has revealed in a leaked email doubts held by the...

    13. June 19, 2016

      Fleet Street rivals join forces to combat slowdown

      When Rupert Murdoch paid an unexpected visit to the Daily Telegraph’s newsroom in April, it immediately set tongues...

    14. June 17, 2016

      The Times declares support for Remain campaign

      The Times has declared its support for the Remain campaign, arguing that a vote for Brexit would unleash “unknown and...

    15. Fast FT

      June 16, 2016

      Snider to succeed Gianopulos as 20th Century Fox CEO

      21st Century Fox has finalised the succession plan at its movie studio, announcing that Jim Gianopulos will step down...

    16. Fast FT

      June 14, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: here comes the Sun

      The Sun has become the first UK national newspaper to come out in support of a Leave vote in next week’s referendum on...

    17. June 14, 2016

      Sun comes out for vote to Leave EU

      Britain’s biggest selling daily newspaper The Sun has backed the campaign for the UK to leave the European Union,...

    18. June 5, 2016

      The sham democracy of chief executives on Twitter

      In 2009 I wrote a column mocking the early efforts of executives on Twitter and urging them to cease and desist. Seven...

    19. The World

      May 18, 2016

      White House Countdown - Hard labour

      Sign up for our daily US politics newsletter here. After earning a reputation for some of the toughest questioning of...

    20. Fast FT

      April 25, 2016

      Gannett proposes to buy Tribune Publishing for $815m

      Stop the presses. Gannett, the publisher behind USA Today, has proposed to buy Tribune Publishing for $12.25 in cash...

    21. April 10, 2016

      Vivendi-Mediaset tie-up to fuel European deals

      Vincent Bolloré’s deal to take a stake in the TV group of Italian media mogul and former prime minister Silvio...

    22. March 23, 2016

      Sports Direct should go private if it cannot tolerate discipline

      Maverick bosses are guests on the stock market. Guests, like fish, always stink after a while. The point is illustrated...

    23. March 9, 2016

      The Queen takes The Sun to regulator over ‘Brexit’ claim

      The Queen has made her first-ever complaint to a press regulator after The Sun newspaper claimed that she wanted...

    24. March 7, 2016

      Who is Donald Trump most like?

      It is increasingly likely that Donald Trump will become the Republican party’s presidential candidate, yet he is a...

    25. March 6, 2016

      Executive perks: The corporate jet files

      Barry Diller, the billionaire media mogul, has taken more than $12m of personal flights on a company-owned private jet...

    26. FT Photo Diary

      March 4, 2016

      Just married

      Media mogul Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall pose for a photograph outside Spencer House after getting married in London ...

    27. February 12, 2016

      Tony Barber: Independent sails into uncharted waters

      At its peak The Independent was the most innovative newspaper in Britain and one of the finest in the English-speaking...

    28. Fast FT

      January 29, 2016

      James Murdoch to be new Sky chairman

      He’s back. Nearly four years after resigning as chairman of satellite TV operator Sky due to the phone-hacking scandal,...

    29. January 14, 2016

      Could Time Warner and Rupert Murdoch also be heading for a union?

      Rupert Murdoch does not hang around. This week he and the model and actress Jerry Hall announced their engagement after...

    30. January 12, 2016

      Rupert Murdoch to marry Jerry Hall

      Rupert Murdoch is to marry for a fourth time but his engagement to the actress and model Jerry Hall will have no effect...

    31. January 12, 2016

      The riff: Rupert Murdoch, Jerry Hall and the pangs of love

      Congratulations to Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall on their engagement and on the conventional path of their courtship: a...

    32. December 17, 2015

      Hong Kong deal stirs press freedom fears

      Why would China’s richest technology tycoon want to invest in a venerable but struggling newspaper? And why would he do...

    33. December 14, 2015

      Alibaba pays $266m for South China Morning Post

      Alibaba has agreed to pay $266m for the South China Morning Post and related media assets, raising questions about the...

    34. Fast FT

      December 11, 2015

      Alibaba buys HK’s South China Morning Post

      Another internet giant is getting into the newspaper business. Alibaba, China’s largest e-commerce company, is buying...

    35. December 6, 2015

      Tom Mockridge, Virgin Media: the cable assignment

      Tom Mockridge is so habitually late that, when he left his job running Rupert Murdoch’s News International, the staff...

    36. December 3, 2015

      Murdoch comments alert media channels to possible Sky sale

      “It’s a wing and a prayer,” Rupert Murdoch admitted at a party almost 27 years ago on an industrial estate in...

    37. December 3, 2015

      Foreign media groups stymied by Indian regulations

      Attempts by Rupert Murdoch's Star India and other global media groups to capitalise on recent moves opening up India’s...

    38. November 29, 2015

      Hulu in spotlight as expansion beckons

      This has been the year of streaming television. Broadcast channels, cable networks and technology companies are all...

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