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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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China a huge opportunity for Britain: Cameron


June 27th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) China provides a "huge opportunity" for British businesses, Prime Minister David Cameron said Monday after meeting Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao here.Cameron announced trade agreements with ... 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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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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Fifa president Blatter backs England bid to host 2018 World Cup


October 14th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): England have became clear favourites to host the 2018 World Cup after Fifa president Sepp Blatter backed their bid.Blatter had a day of meetings at Downing Street ... Read more...

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Blair sought Fergie’s ‘hairdryer treatment’ advice to deal with ‘troublesome’ Brown


September 2nd, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 2 (ANI): To deal with his successor Gordon Brown, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair turned to Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson for advice.Blair has claimed in ... Read more...

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Blair says Brown “effectively blackmailed” him over cash-for-honours scandal


September 1st, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1 (ANI): Former British prime minister Tony Blair has claimed his memoir 'A Journey,' due to be released today, that his successor Gordon Brown "effectively blackmailed" him while he ... Read more...

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David Cameron - popular political subject on Twitter


August 18th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron and the first 100 days of his coalition government have emerged as the most popular political topic on Twitter, research has shown. The ... Read more...

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Conservative David Cameron Is The New British PM


May 12th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 12, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): David Cameron is the dynamic and vigorous chief, who renovated the Conservative party of right-wing icon, Margaret Thatcher. Cameron became the new British Prime Minister ... Read more...

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David Cameron: New British PM Moves To 10 Downing Street


May 12th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) Promising a "proper and full coalition government", Conservative leader David Cameron moved into No. 10 Downing Street as Britain's new prime minister, shortly after Labour's Gordon Brown ... Read more...

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UK PM, Gordon Brown, To Give Up His Job Later This Year


May 11th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): United Kingdom’s Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, has enacted a remarkable proposal to make certain that his besieged Labor Party stays in power. This proposal ... Read more...

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It is my duty to lead Britain: Brown


May 7th, 2010 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) Labour leader Gordon Brown Friday expressed confidence in staying on in No.10 Downing Street as prime minister despite a cliffhanger election and said it was his "duty ... Read more...

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Nick Clegg may play kingmaker in a hung British parliament


May 7th, 2010 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg may hold the key to power as the election results, as per early exit polls, point to a hung parliament. Clegg faces ... Read more...

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Labour has lost mandate to govern: David Cameron


May 7th, 2010 - 10:00 am ICT by IANS
London, May 7 (IANS) Conservative leader David Cameron Friday morning asked Gordon Brown to vacate No.10 Downing Street as Labour "had clearly lost its mandate to govern". Exit polls show that the ... Read more...

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Frantic campaigning as Britain goes to polls Thursday


May 5th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 5 (IANS) Party leaders with an eye on No.10 Downing Street rolled up their sleeves and shook that extra hand ascampaigning shifted to top gear as Britain prepared to ... Read more...

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Brown announces May 6 general elections


April 6th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.6 (ANI): General election will be held in Britain on May 6, Prime Minister Gordon Brown announced on Tuesday after visiting Buckingham Palace.Brown had earlier held a Cabinet meeting ... Read more...

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Conference on Afghanistan begins at London’s Lancaster House


January 28th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.28 (ANI): The one-day-long conference on Afghanistan has begun here.Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai is co-hosting the summit along with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and British Prime Minister Gordon Brown. ... Read more...

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British PM ‘curries’ favour with union bosses


September 13th, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 13 (IANS) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has tried to curry favour with the nation's grumpy trade union bosses over the prickly issue of public spending cuts - by ... Read more...

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Hindraf leader Uthayakumar fails in Sessions Court bid on sedition charge


May 7th, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, May 7 (ANI): Internal Security Act (ISA) detainee P. Uthayakumar has failed in his bid to get the Sessions Court to strike out his sedition charge on grounds that ... Read more...

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Malaysian court rejects Hindraf detainee’s appeal


April 21st, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 21 (IANS) A Malaysian court has rejected an appeal by a jailed leader of a Hindu body, paving the way for his trial under the stringent sedition charge. The ... Read more...

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‘British PM should have travelled to BBC studio’


January 5th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has been criticised after interviewing the British prime minister in his home rather than at the television channel's studios.Instead of travelling to the ... Read more...

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Former prime minister Thatcher suffering from dementia: Daughter


August 24th, 2008 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (DPA) Former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher, 82, is suffering from dementia, her daughter Carol reveals in a new book, excerpts of which were published by a British newspaper ... Read more...

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Britain offers to host Darfur peace talks


April 13th, 2008 - 7:38 pm ICT by admin
DPA London, April 13 (DPA) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has contacted the Sudanese government and rebels in Darfur, with an offer to hold peace talks in London, it was announced Sunday. A ... Read more...

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