Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions
(Adds Liberty Global, Constellation Brands, Ebix, Tata Steel)
Nov 16 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Monday:
** Marriott International Inc will buy Sheraton owner Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc in a $12.2 billion deal to create the world's largest hotel chain.
** Liberty Global Plc offered to buy Cable & Wireless Communications Plc in a 3.6 billion pound ($5.5 billion) deal that will unite the two John Malone-backed companies and extend Liberty's reach in the Caribbean.
** Media General rejected Nexstar Broadcasting Group Inc's $4.1 billion takeover offer, saying it significantly undervalued the company, but left the door open for a deal.