Time Warner

  • Time Warner rebuffs Fox bid, but Rupert Murdoch determined July 16, 2014

    New York: Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Inc said on Wednesday that it had offered to buy Time Warner Inc, a move that would unite two of the world's most powerful media conglomerates, but Time Warner rebuffed its offer. Time Warner's stock jumped 17.3 per cent to $83.33 on the New...
  • Net neutrality rules struck down by court. Is open Internet dead? January 15, 2014

    New York: Don't expect major changes to how you access your favourite websites and services despite a federal appeals court's decision to set aside rules meant to ensure equal access to entertainment, news and other online content. Major cable providers already have pledged not to do the kinds of things the...
  • Time Warner to spin off its magazine unit March 7, 2013

    Manhattan: Time Warner Inc will soon be without the magazine unit that provided the foundation for the company and the first part of its name. Time Inc, the division that publishes titles like Time, Fortune and People, will be spun off into a separate company, Time Warner said late Wednesday,...
  • Turner Broadcasting to shut 'Imagine TV' in India April 12, 2012

    Mumbai: US-based Turner Broadcasting System Inc, a Time Warner company, has decided to shut its Hindi general entertainment channel 'Imagine TV' in India as poor ratings hampered any further investment in it, a senior company official said. Turner had bought a majority stake in the channel from Indian broadcaster NDTV in...
  • Facebook teams with Time Warner to fight bullies July 13, 2011

    San Francisco: Facebook and Time Warner are ganging up on bullies to address a problem that torments millions of children and young adults. The partnership announced Tuesday calls for Facebook and Time Warner to use their clout to raise awareness about bullying and encourage more people to report the abuses when...
  • The X Chromosome: Women in the Workforce January 12, 2011

    Sylvia Ann Hewlett has spent two decades urging organisations around the world to hire more women and multicultural talent. The founding president of the Center for Work Life Policy, a non-profit think tank, Hewlett leads a task force — the Hidden Brain Drain — of about 100 companies that is...
  • New anchors for CNN's American Morning April 5, 2007

    Los Angeles: CNN is revamping American Morning for the second time in two years, bringing in network newcomers John Roberts and Kiran Chetry to replace anchors Soledad O'Brien and Miles O'Brien. American Morning has lagged in the ratings while the rest of the news channel's schedule is up by double digits,...