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Breaking: Arrested Saudi Prince sells key $US1 billion voting stake in 21st Century Fox

Stephen Mayne November 8, 2017 4 Comments

What does the shock sale, which comes in the wake of Prince Alwaleed bin Talal's arrest, signal for the Murdoch empire's fortunes?

Media briefs: $4 for a paper? … Murdoch’s Saudi Prince sells out … penis mightier …

Media briefs: $4 for a paper? … Murdoch’s Saudi Prince sells out … penis mightier …

Crikey February 4, 2016 1 Comment

Australia's most expensive paper just got more expensive. And other media tidbits of the day.

Mayne: Rupert says good night, sweet prince

Mayne: Rupert says good night, sweet prince

Stephen Mayne February 6, 2015 2 Comments

News Corp columnists keep telling us that Murdoch is no control freak -- so why are they so reluctant to criticise their boss?

A right royal kiss-off: the Sun King loses his Prince

A right royal kiss-off: the Sun King loses his Prince

Glenn Dyer February 5, 2015 4 Comments

Saudi Prince Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal has sold most of his 6.6% stake in Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Now we know why the Prince did not vote with the Murdochs at the last AGM.

Murdoch and the Saudi prince: Mayne plots the scenarios

Murdoch and the Saudi prince: Mayne plots the scenarios

Stephen Mayne November 20, 2014 6 Comments

Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal says he "never votes" against Rupert Murdoch. But Crikey's founder finds that the numbers don't quite stack up ...

Rudd wages class warfare

Rudd wages class warfare

Richard Farmer May 6, 2010 2 Comments

A stoush with big multi-national mining companies is just what the Labor electoral tacticians should have ordered. Plus News Corp gets cosy with Saudi Arabia, the 10 best BP excuses, and Richard Farmer launches his campaign to save Nick Minchin.