James Murdoch and Rupert Murdoch
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Murdochs agree to appear before MPs over hacking scandal

News Corporation's Rupert and James Murdoch have agreed to appear before MPs to answer questions on the phone-hacking scandal.

The Commons media committee had issued summonses after the men initially declined to appear.

News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks had agreed to attend.

James Landale reports.

  • 14 Jul 2011
  • From the section UK