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F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone, 79, makes it to ‘Most Eligible Singletons’ list

November 11th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 11 (ANI): Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has entered the list of most eligible singletons, alongside Prince Harry, Emma Watson and model Lily Cole.The 79-year-old, who separated from his wife, ... Read more...

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Brown’s wife launches ‘lasagne offensive’ to woo cabinet members

July 6th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 6 (ANI): The otherwise reticent wife of the British Prime Gordon Brown has come out into the open to battle for her husband's political career.Sarah Brown, 44, is the ... Read more...

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Resigned Blairite Ministers plotted to topple Brown

June 7th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 7 (ANI): Cabinet ministers supposedly loyal to former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, reportedly coordinated a plot to force incumbent Premier Gordon Brown to step down.Cabinet Ministers Hazel Blears, ... Read more...

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Fourth British minister quits, Brown urged to step down (Lead)

June 5th, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 5 (IANS) A fourth British minister resigned in four days Friday, spurring Prime Minister Gordon Brown to begin reshuffling his cabinet in the middle of a deepening political crisis. Pressure ... Read more...

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Purnell warns Brown to stand down to stop Labour’s inevitable election defeat

June 5th, 2009 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): A leading member and Minister in the Gordon Brown's Government, James Purnell, has warned the Prime Minister that he should stand down to stop Labour Party's inevitable ... Read more...

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Third minister steps down from Brown’s government

June 5th, 2009 - 7:28 am ICT by IANS
London, June 5 (DPA) A third British minister resigned from Prime Minister Gordon Brown's government late Thursday and called on the leader to step down. Work and Pensions Secretary James Purnell announced ... Read more...

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Blacks, Asians will be shielded from recession: British minister

March 1st, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) A senior British minister Sunday vowed to ensure that ethnic minorities and other vulnerable groups are not "left behind" in the recession-hit job market. "In the past, too many ... Read more...

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Single Brit mums feel stressed, depressed when they return to work”

December 28th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): Single mothers face stress, depression and financial insecurity when they return to work, a British report has found.Commissioned by the Government, the study for the Department for ... Read more...

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Becks drops in at 10 Downing Street to meet Gordon Brown

January 9th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 9 (ANI): Football star David Beckham had a private meeting with British Prime Minister Gordon Brown for nearly an hour at 10 Downing Street on Jan 8.The meeting was regarding ... Read more...

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