By Hindustan Times
The trouble Rupert Murdoch’s media empire has brought upon itself by crossing the line is a ringing warning for journalists and media organisations across the world. India included.
From being the influence peddler par excellence who pretended to make and unmake governments, Murdoch’s battling to salvage his name and reputation in the UK and across the Atlantic. Senior Indian journalists and proprietors of newspapers are flooded with calls from the UK asking how the unfolding drama was being viewed in our country the beleaguered media king had always viewed as his next El Dorado.
Murdoch’s Indian venture encompasses television news, films, broadcasting, cable networking, DTH, digital and wireless services. Star India Private Limited that controls these businesses is a 100% subsidiar