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PM Modi chairs roundtable attended by Murdochs, Uday Shankar and top media CEOs

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PM Modi chairs roundtable attended by Murdochs, Uday Shankar and top media CEOs

PM Modi was hosted by 21st Century Fox’s Executive Chairman Rupert Murdoch and CEO of 21st Century Fox James Murdoch with Uday Shankar, CEO, Star India, where he chaired  a roundtable with Top Global Media CEOs.

Rupert Murdoch, Executive Chairman, 21st Century Fox and the Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi with Uday Shankar, CEO, Star India and James Murdoch, CEO, 21st Century Fox

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Murdoch took to Twitter to express his views about the meeting.

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