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EU to veto Siemens, Alstom rail merger - sources

Siemens and Alstom's plan to create a Franco-German rail champion faces a veto from EU antitrust regulators after the companies' concessions fell short, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

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Murdoch seeks permission to merge Times and Sunday Times

Rupert Murdoch's London-based newspapers The Times and Sunday Times have asked the British government for permission to share resources across both titles, a move that is barred under rules imposed when the media mogul bought both newspapers in 1981.