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Gaga plans to meet British Prime Minister


August 13th, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 13 (IANS) Singer Lady Gaga is reportedly planning to meet British Prime Minister David Cameron to discuss her charity plans.The 26-year-old had launched her Born This ... Read more...

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British sex offenders to face mandatory lie detector test


July 20th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Rapists and other sex offenders in Britain may be forced to take lie detector tests when they leave prison in a bid to reduce the ... Read more...

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‘Gay marriage worst threat in 500 years’


June 13th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) The British government's plan to introduce same-sex marriage is one of the most serious threats to the Church of England in its 500-year history, the clergy ... Read more...

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Deal in sight on NATO supply issue: Report


May 20th, 2012 - 8:27 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 20 (IANS) Britain has mediated a deal between Pakistan and the US to reopen NATO supply lines to Afghanistan through the country, a media report said Sunday.A ... Read more...

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‘Wealthy kids hear 23 mn more words than poor’


May 6th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) Middle-class children hear 23 million more words than their poorer cousins of the same age, a British government adviser has said.A collapse in parenting skills ... Read more...

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Suu Kyi to visit Britain


April 18th, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 18 (IANS) Myanmar's pro-democracy campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi is to make a symbolic visit to Britain after accepting an invitation from British Prime Minister David Cameron.She ... Read more...

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British jobless to live with parents?


April 7th, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 7 (IANS) Thousands of unemployed youth in Britain are claiming housing benefits through a loophole that the government is hoping to plug and compel them to return ... Read more...

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David Walliams to meet British PM


March 28th, 2012 - 5:21 am ICT by IANS
London, March 28 (IANS) Comedian David Walliams has been invited to meet British Prime Minister David Cameron this week to discuss his charity endeavours.Walliams and his fellow comedian John ... Read more...

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Britain looks forward to working with Russia


March 7th, 2012 - 4:04 am ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) Britain "looks forward to working with the Russian government" on improving bilateral ties, following Vladimir Putin's win in the presidential election, Foreign Secretary William Hague ... Read more...

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Did David Cameron give a fist bump to Andrew Lansley?


February 23rd, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British Prime Minister David Cameron is rumored to have given Health Secretary Andrew Lansley a fist bump after the Prime Minister’s Questions session at the House of ... Read more...

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Cameron did not like BBC India special he appeared in


January 13th, 2012 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron did not like the controversial BBC programme "Top Gear: India Special" that he appeared in, 10 Downing Street sources said ... Read more...

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London 2012 committee unveils Olympic and Paralympic posters


November 5th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 5 (IANS) The Organising Committee of the London Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) has unveiled 12 official posters created by as many top artists of the United Kingdom.Since ... Read more...

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British PM’s cat gets hooked


September 8th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 8 (IANS) A cat that was brought to catch rats at British Prime Minister David Cameron's official residence No.10 Downing Street sleeps all day. The reason? He ... Read more...

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Artist installs her neon sign in British PM’s house


August 22nd, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 22 (IANS) An artist has installed a nightclub-style pink neon sign in 10 Downing Street at the request of Prime Minister David Cameron, a media report said ... Read more...

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‘Zardari didn’t meet media as journalists were squabbling’


July 5th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 5 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari did not speak to mediapersons in London after meeting British Prime Minister David Cameron as "some journalists brawled among themselves and ... Read more...

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Pakistan, Britain vow to jointly tackle terror


July 2nd, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 2 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron and Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari have agreed during a meeting in London that both countries will continue to work ... Read more...

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Tony Blair reads the Quran every day


June 13th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Former British prime minister Tony Blair has become "increasingly open" about the importance of religion, and reads the Quran every day to be "faith-literate".Blair, who reportedly ... Read more...

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Sausage, lamb chops, ice-cream on Obama-Cameron menu


May 26th, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) Two of the most powerful leaders in the world - Barack Obama and David Cameron - cooked a hearty meal of sausages, lamb chops and ... Read more...

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Rage as Cameron welcomes Bahrain crown prince


May 20th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) The British prime minister has invited ire by welcoming the crown prince of Bahrain in a high-profile photo call on the steps of 10 Downing ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi prince meets Cameron


April 30th, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS/WAM) The crown prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has met British Prime Minister David Cameron and reviewed the ties between the ... Read more...

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Cameron labeled sexist for ‘calm down, dear’ jibe


April 28th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28(ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has been accused by Labour of "patronising, sexist, insulting and un-prime ministerial" behaviour after he told a shadow minister to "calm down, dear" ... Read more...

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British PM’s wife bakes cakes for street party


April 27th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) Samantha Cameron, wife of British Prime Minister David Cameron, spent a day in the No.10 Downing Street kitchen baking cup cakes for a street party ... Read more...

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Samantha Cameron bakes ‘charity cakes’ for royal wedding street party


April 27th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 27 (ANI): Prime Minister David Cameron's wife Samantha is preparing scores of cupcakes along with four charity fundraiser children for the Downing Street royal wedding street party.The mother of ... Read more...

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Larry finally catches his first mouse as Downing Street’s rat catcher


April 25th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25 (ANI): Larry, the newly appointed rat catcher of Downing Street, has finally earned his title after he was spotted with a mouse in his mouth.Larry, the four-year-old tabby, had ... Read more...

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David Cameron’ does a U-turn as he decides to wear tails at royal wedding


April 21st, 2011 - 11:13 am ICT by ANI
London, April 21 (ANI): In yet another U-turn, British Prime Minster David Cameron has decided that he would wear a traditional morning suit to the royal wedding.A day before, Downing Street ... Read more...

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David Cameron in race row with Oxford University


April 12th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 12 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron was embroiled in a race rowwithOxfordUniversityon Monday after claiming that the institution admitted only one black student in 2009.He was accused of ... Read more...

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Cameron disappointed over Oxford University’s decision to admit one black student in 2009


April 12th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 12 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has expressed disappointment ovet Oxford University's decision to accept only one black student in 2009.Academics rubbished his claims saying Cameron, an ... Read more...

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Have fun at William’s wedding, Cameron tells Britons


April 11th, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron has asked his countrymen to shed their inhibitions and "have fun" at the royal wedding of Prince William, saying "Let's ... Read more...

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David Cameron celebrates wife’s 40th b’day with budget tour to Spain


April 8th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 8 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron took a low-cost flight for a holiday with wife in an apparent show of austerity.The Prime Minister has taken Samantha to the ... Read more...

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Cameron rules out deal to offer refuge to Saif Gaddafi


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has denied reports of offering Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's son, Saif Gaddafi, any special deal or treatment if he wishes to leave Libya, ... Read more...

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Cameron says Gaddafi should not be exiled, must face a war crime trial


March 29th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 29 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi should face a war crime trial rather than being given the option of going into ... Read more...

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David Cameron, wife to host royal wedding street party


March 28th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 28 (ANI): It has emerged that David Cameron and his wife Samantha will be holding a street party to celebrate Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding.The Prime Minister and ... Read more...

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British PM’s wife hires personal trainer to the stars


March 11th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 11 (ANI): British PM David Cameron's wife Samantha has hired a personal trainer to the stars.Mrs. Cameron has turned to Matt Roberts to get her and husband David into ... Read more...

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David Cameron still sees rats at No. 10 despite cat’s arrival


March 9th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): Despite the arrival of a cat at his official residence No.10, British Prime Minister David Cameron has revealed that he still sees rats.No. 10 acquired a ... Read more...

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World cannot “stand aside” and allow violence to continue in Libya: Cameron


March 9th, 2011 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has said that the world cannot "stand aside" and allow violence to continue in Libya, and insisted that the global leaders should ... Read more...

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