News Corp. handled crisis 'extremely well': Murdoch

News Corp. chairman and chief executive Rupert Murdoch said in an interview published on Thursday that his company has handled the phone-hacking crisis in Britain "extremely well" and will recover.

world Updated: Jul 15, 2011 10:50 IST
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News Corp. chairman and chief executive Rupert Murdoch said in an interview published on Thursday that his company has handled the phone-hacking crisis in Britain "extremely well" and will recover.

In an interview with the News Corp.-owned Wall Street Journal, Murdoch also said he would set up an independent committee to "investigate every charge of improper conduct" made against News Corp.

First Published: Jul 15, 2011 02:18 IST