News Corporation NCRA SEC Form 8-K

  News Corporation (NCRA) - SEC Form 8-K

RNS Number : 9449R
News Corporation
23 November 2012




                                      



                                UNITED STATES

                      SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

                            Washington, D.C. 20549



                                   Form 8-K



                                CURRENT REPORT

    Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934



        Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):11/22/2012



                               News Corporation

            (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)



                      Commission File Number:001-32352



           Delaware                  26-0075658
(State or other jurisdiction of     (IRS Employer
        incorporation)           Identification No.)



                         1211 Avenue of the Americas

                              New York, NY 10036

         (Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)



                                 212-852-7000

             (Registrant's telephone number, including area code)



                                      

        (Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to
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the following provisions:

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Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))



                                      



                                      



Item 8.01.Other Events



Under News Corporation's (the "Company") stock repurchase program, the Company
is authorized to acquire from time to time up to $5 billion in the Company's
outstanding shares of Class A common stock. Under the rules of the Australian
Stock Exchange (the "ASX"), the Company is required to provide to the ASX, on
a daily basis, disclosure of transactions pursuant to the stock repurchase
program to the extent such transactions occur.



Attached as Exhibit 99.1 is a copy of the information provided to the ASX on
the date noted on Exhibit 99.1.





Item 9.01.Financial Statements and Exhibits



Exhibit

Number Description

________________________________________

99.1 Information provided to the Australian Stock Exchange on
the date noted on Exhibit 99.1.



                                      

                                      

                                  SIGNATURES



Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned hereunto duly authorized.



                                News Corporation
Date: November 23, 2012    By:  /s/Janet Nova

                                                      
                                Janet Nova
                                Senior Vice President and Deputy General
                                Counsel



                                      

                                      

                                EXHIBIT INDEX



ExhibitNo.  Description

                                             
EX-99.1      Information provided to the Australian Stock Exchange on the
               date noted on Exhibit 99.1.



                                                                  Exhibit 99.1

                                                                   Appendix 3E
                                                   Daily share buy-back notice
                                                                             
                                                                     Rule 3.8A

                                 Appendix 3E

                         Daily share buy-back notice

                    ( except minimum holding buy-back and

                             Selective buy-back)

Information and documents given to ASX become ASX's property and may be made
public.

Introduced 1/9/99. Origin: rule 3.6, Appendix 7C. Amended 30/9/2001, 11/01/10



Name of entity    ARBN
NEWS CORPORATION  111 480 561

We (the entity) give ASX the following information.

Information about buy-back



1 Type of buy-back                  ON MARKET
2 Date Appendix 3C was given to ASX 14 JUNE 2005

Total of all shares bought back, or in relation to which acceptances have been
received, before, and on, previous day



                                  Before previous day      Previous day
3 Number of shares bought back or NASDAQ                   NASDAQ
  if buy-back is an equal access
  scheme, in relation to which    0 CLASS B                0 CLASS B
  acceptances have been
                                  313,187,800 CLASS A      500,000 CLASS A

                                  ASX                      ASX

                                  0 CLASS B                0 CLASS B

                                  0 CLASS A                0 CLASS A
4 Total consideration paid or     NASDAQ                   NASDAQ
  payable for the shares
                                  US$0 CLASS B             US$0 CLASS B

                                  US$5,893,244,326 CLASS A US$11,957,600 CLASS
                                                           A
                                  ASX
                                                           ASX
                                  A$0 CLASS B
                                                           A$0 CLASS B
                                  A$0 CLASS A
                                                           A$0 CLASS A



                     Before previous day             Previous day
5 If buy-back is an  NASDAQ-CLASS B                  NASDAQ-CLASS B
  on-market buy-back
                     highest price paid: US$ N/A     highest price paid: US$
                                                     N/A
                     lowest price paid: US$ N/A
                                                     lowest price paid: US$
                     NASDAQ-CLASS A                  N/A

                     highest price paid: US$25.49    NASDAQ-CLASS A

                     date: 18 October 2012           highest price paid:
                                                     US$24.02
                     lowest price paid: US$14.73
                                                     lowest price paid:
                     date: 4 October 2011            US$23.81

                     ASX-CLASS B                     ASX-CLASS B

                     highest price paid: A$ N/A      highest price paid: A$
                                                     N/A
                     lowest price paid: A$ N/A
                                                     lowest price paid: A$ N/A
                     ASX-CLASS A
                                                     ASX-CLASS A
                     highest price paid: A$ N/A
                                                     highest price paid: A$
                     lowest price paid: A$ N/A       N/A

                     highest price allowed under     lowest price paid: A$ N/A
                     rule 7.33:
                                                     highest price allowed
                     ASX-CLASS B                     under rule 7.33:

                     A$ N/A                          ASX-CLASS B

                     ASX-CLASS A                     A$ N/A

                     A$ N/A                          ASX-CLASS A

                                                     A$ N/A

Participation by directors



6 Deleted 30/9/2001

How many shares may still be bought back?



7 If the company has disclosed an intention to buy back a minimum number of
  shares - the remaining number of shares to be bought back

Compliance statement

1. The company is in compliance with all Corporations Act requirements
relevant to this buy-back.

2. There is no information that the listing rules require to be disclosed that
has not already been disclosed, or is not contained in, or attached to, this
form.

Sign here: /s/ Alastair Sinton
Date: 22 November 2012

Print name: Alastair Sinton
Assistant Company Secretary - Australia

                     This information is provided by RNS
           The company news service from the London Stock Exchange

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