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Cameron says hacking probe to be widened, regrets hiring Coulson (Second Lead)


July 20th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron Wednesday told members of the Commons that the probe into phone-hacking scandal would be widened, and "with hindsight" said ... Read more...

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Cameron friend’s son commits suicide


August 4th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) The school-going son of a Tory leader, who is a friend of British Prime Minister David Cameron, committed suicide after a lover's tiff even as police tried ... Read more...

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India trip wil bring back memories for Cameron, team members


July 26th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, July 26 (IANS) For some of the British queen's representatives, including Prime Minister David Cameron, their visit to India would evoke bitter-sweet memories from the past.Cameron last visited ... Read more...

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First Muslim woman Brit Minister accused of betraying her religion


May 16th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 16 (ANI): Baroness and Tory leader Sayeeda Warsi may be the first Muslim woman to hold a full Cabinet Post, but Muslim fundamentalists see her as an apostate who is ... Read more...

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Conservative-Liberal Democrat coalition agreement


May 13th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 13 (ANI): The agreement inked between Britain's Conservative Party and the Liberal Democratic Party to form a new government makes for an interesting read.The pact has eleven key points, ... Read more...

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Treachery, cry Tories after Clegg and Brown talk


May 11th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) Conservatives have savaged Liberal Democrats after the latter sought a deal with Labour leader and Prime Minister Gordon Brown, with a senior Tory leader saying: "These people ... Read more...

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Over 50 percent Brits want Cameron to be next PM


May 11th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): About 53 percent of Brits want Tory leader David Cameron to be the country's next Prime Minister.According to The Sun's latest poll, only 33 per cent want ... Read more...

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Tories, Liberal Democrats agree on deal outline (Third Lead)


May 10th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) The Tories and Liberal Democrats have agreed the "outline" of a deal to form a new government, the Sky News said Monday. "The outline of a deal ... Read more...

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Cameron gets closer to 10 Downing Street (Second Lead)


May 10th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) Tory leader David Cameron was tantalisingly close to getting the keys to 10 Downing Street Monday after his party inched closer to a deal with the Liberal Democrats ... Read more...

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Lib-Dems, Tories may agree on ‘economic deal’ to reassure markets


May 10th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 10 (ANI): In what could be a decisive factor leading to the formation of a coalition in the House of Commons, Nick Clegg and David Cameron are close to ... Read more...

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In uncertain Britain, Liberal Democrats ponder


May 8th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 8 (IANS) Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg, who has emerged as the kingmaker after British elections threw up the first hung parliament since 1974, is meeting his MPs Saturday ... Read more...

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British voters denied right to vote can claim 750 pounds


May 8th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 8 (IANS) Britons denied the right to vote due to chaos at polling booths could be entitled up to 750 pounds compensation each, a lawyer has said. Voters in at least ... Read more...

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Cameron on way to becoming the next UK PM


May 2nd, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): Tory leader, David Cameron is almost certain to become Britain's next Prime Minster if pre-election polls are to be gone by.The tipping point for the Tories came ... Read more...

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Brit polls indicates Tory leader Cameron winning final debate


April 30th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.30 (ANI): Polls published immediately after the third and final debate involving Prime Minister Gordon Brown, Conservative Party leader David Cameron and Liberal Democratic Party leader Nick Clegg suggest Cameron ... Read more...

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Its “squeaky bum time” for Tory leader Cameron: Sir Alex Ferguson


April 28th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28 (ANI): Manchester United manger, and staunch Labour Party supporter Sir Alex Ferguson has criticized Tory Leader David Cameron, saying it was a "squeaky bum time" for him.With pre-election ... Read more...

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Pressure on David Cameron to raise game despite lead in poll


April 17th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 16(ANI): A new poll has put Britain's Conservative Party ahead of the ruling Labour Party and Liberal Democrats, but it could be a "terrible" news for opposition leader David Cameron ... Read more...

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‘Old pal’ Blair tries to boost Brown’s election victory chances


March 31st, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 31 (ANI): British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, who is struggling in Exit Polls ahead of the elections, has called up his old "pal" to boost his fading chances at ... Read more...

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Tory leader Cameron heading for massive election win


March 16th, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.16 (ANI): The leader of Britain's Conservative Party, David Cameron, is heading for a massive election victory.The Daily Star quoted an opinion poll forecast as saying that the Conservatives have stretched ... Read more...

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Tories under fire over links with extreme right wing ‘Conservative madrassa’


March 6th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 6 (ANI): The Conservative party has come under fire after it was revealed that at least 11 prospective Tory parliamentarians have been trained by a rightwing group, which believes that ... Read more...

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Cameron’s speech gives Tories seven-point lead over Labour Party


March 2nd, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 2 (ANI): David Cameron's dramatic conference speech has given Tories a seven-point lead over the Labour Party.The Sun's daily YouGov survey today is the first to be taken after the ... Read more...

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Cowell could soon be ‘Sir’ Simon


January 31st, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Simon Cowell could be soon be knighted because top politicians think he should be rewarded for his "generosity and goodwill".The 50-year-old Cowell has not only produced entertaining ... Read more...

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Churchill TV screen test unearthed


November 26th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.26 (ANI): Rarely seen footage of Sir Winston Churchill, in his first screen test for television, has been unearthed to mark the 75th anniversary of party political broadcasts.According to The Telegraph, ... Read more...

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Brown accused of allowing taxpayers’ money go to ‘terror’ schools


November 26th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): British Prime Minster Gordon Brown has been accused of allowing taxpayers' money to go to Muslim schools linked to Islamic extremists, which advocates killing of Jews.A storm ... Read more...

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Gap between Labour and Tories narrowing down: Poll


November 22nd, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 22 (ANI): The Conservative party is ahead of the Labours just by six points, according to a new poll.It has been the narrowest gap reported by a poll ... Read more...

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Queen’s seven-minute speech has UK opposition pasting Brown government


November 19th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.19 (ANI): The Gordon Brown Government has been accused of desperate electioneering after Queen Elizabeth delivered the briefest of speeches, lasting seven minutes on the achievements of Labour since it ... Read more...

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Brown’s party breaks promise to 60 million Brits, hated EU-treaty finally made into law


November 4th, 2009 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 4 (ANI): With Prime Minister Gordon Brown's New Labour party breaking a promise to give 60-million Britons a say on the controversial Lisbon Treaty, the last hope of blocking ... Read more...

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Jordan gets shortlisted for Celebrity Mum of the Year


October 20th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 20 (ANI): Former glamour model Katie Price a.k.a. Jordan has been shortlisted for Celebrity Mum of the Year award.Jordan, 31, is up against Tory leader David Cameron's wife Samantha, ... Read more...

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Tony Blair might soon be the EU President


October 5th, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Brussels, Oct 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) If all goes according to plan, then former UK Prime Minister, Tony Blair might soon be the European Union president. He can only take up this powerful ... Read more...

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Cameron would make a better PM than Brown: Brit poll


September 27th, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 27(ANI): A recent poll has suggested that British voters think Tory leader David Cameron would make a better Prime Minister than Gordon Brown.According to the ICM survey for the ... Read more...

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Obama’s team found Brown “dour and depressing”, Cameron “dynamic”


September 5th, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep. 5 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's team thinks British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is rather "dour and depressing," it has been claimed.Richard Wolffe, a former Newsweek White House ... Read more...

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Tory constituency chairman only fancies selecting an attractive woman MP


August 22nd, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.22 (ANI): A Conservative constituency party chairman has said that he would only select a woman as an MP "if they were attractive". Alan Scard, the Chairman of Gosport Conservative Association ... Read more...

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Polls show Tories taking a 68-seat majority in next general elections


August 6th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.6 (ANI): Britain's opposition Conservative Party has reached the 40 per cent support level, which is seen as crucial for delivering a clear general election victory.The weighted average of five ... Read more...

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Poll says Brown as unpopular as John Major was in 1996


July 31st, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 31 (ANI): Prime Minister Gordon Brown's Government is now as unpopular as John Major's was the year before his Conservative party suffered a landslide general election defeat, according to ... Read more...

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Brit Tory leader Cameron ‘could be a direct descendant of Moses’


July 10th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): A Jewish scholar has suggested that Britain's Conservative Party leader David Cameroon could be a descendant of Moses, as his paternal great-great-grandfather was a Jewish immigrant.According to The ... Read more...

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Blair ready to be grilled in secret Iraq probe


June 16th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 16 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair is to be grilled in a secret Iraq War inquiry ordered last night by his successor Gordon Brown.According to The Sun, ... Read more...

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