Morning mail: European council president condemns ‘capricious’ Trump | Australia news

Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Thursday 17 May. Top stories The threat posed by Donald Trump’s administration has been likened to that of China and Russia by the European council president, Donald Tusk, as he condemned the US’s withdrawal from …

Rupert Murdoch offers to sell Sky News to Disney to win European pay-TV prize

Rupert Murdoch offers to sell Sky News to Disney to win European pay-TV prize

Updated April 04, 2018 05:27:14 Rupert Murdoch has ratcheted up the pressure on Britain to approve his $US15 billion-plus bid for Sky by offering to sell or legally separate Sky News, aiming to head off objections the deal could give him too much political influence. Key points: Sky News is …