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'Pressure on government' over phone hacking

MPs in the House of Commons are to hold an emergency debate on phone hacking at the News of the World, after the speaker granted the request from the Labour MP Chris Bryant.

Chief political correspondent Norman Smith explains why the prime minister "will have no option" over an inquiry.

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