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Murdoch's Fox increases Sky bid to £24.5bn in takeover battle

BBC News

Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox has increased its offer for UK broadcaster Sky to £24.5bn, topping a previous offer from rival bidder Comcast. US media giant Comcast made a £22bn offer for Sky in February, trumping a previous offer from Fox, which valued Sky at £18.5bn. Fox is expecting to get