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CBS takeover of Australian TV network given court approval

CBS takeover of Australian TV network given court approval

A bid by US broadcaster CBS to buy Australia's third-largest commercial television network cleared a key legal hurdle on Friday when judges rejected a move by three shareholders to block the sale.

CBS paying at least $162 mn cash for Australia's Ten Network

CBS paying at least $162 mn cash for Australia's Ten Network

CBS Corp will pay at least A$201.1 million ($162 million) in cash to buy Australian broadcaster Ten Network Holdings, according to documents released on Monday by Ten's administrator.

Labour Party  leadership vote closes, Corbyn favourite to win

Labour Party leadership vote closes, Corbyn favourite to win

Voting closed in the leadership contest for Britain’s main opposition Labour party yesterday after a campaign dominated by the shock popularity of radical left candidate ...

Rift over Assad stymies diplomacy

Rift over Assad stymies diplomacy

While the desperate flight of Syrians from their country’s war was dominating news bulletins this summer.

Europe and Greece on the brink

Europe and Greece on the brink

A deal between Greece and its creditors might not happen. Several factors are in flux; Greek and northern European interests are not aligned; and personal animosities are in play.