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# david-cameron - Monday 17 June, 2013

Who's who: Meet the nine men and one woman who make up the G8 leaders
# G8
# G8

Who's who: Meet the nine men and one woman who make up the G8 leaders

Jun 17th 2013, 9:25 AM 11,491 Views 19 Comments

Eight heads of government, and two EU presidents make up the G8 leaders who are gathering in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow.

UK 'tapped phones and emails' of other countries at G20 summits
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

UK 'tapped phones and emails' of other countries at G20 summits

Jun 17th 2013, 8:01 AM 4,809 Views 29 Comments

The Guardian says diplomats at a finance ministers’ summit in 2009 were tapped – on the day that a British-hosted G8 begins.

Everything you need to know about the G8, but were afraid to ask
# G8
# G8

Everything you need to know about the G8, but were afraid to ask

Jun 17th 2013, 6:50 AM 10,981 Views 12 Comments

A gathering of some of the world’s most powerful people is happening up the road in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow. But what’s it all about?

# david-cameron - Friday 14 June, 2013

Cameron announces economic stimulus package for Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Cameron announces economic stimulus package for Northern Ireland

Jun 14th 2013, 7:18 PM 4,283 Views 18 Comments

The package includes an investment plan, enhanced capital borrowing powers and government top-ups.

8 things that the G8 leaders should know about Sunday's Cavan v Fermanagh game
# Local Derby
From The42
# Local Derby

8 things that the G8 leaders should know about Sunday's Cavan v Fermanagh game

Jun 14th 2013, 8:00 AM 9,440 Views 3 Comments

The sides clash in the Ulster senior championship in Enniskillen on Sunday with the G8 summit taking place in the county on Monday and Tuesday.

# david-cameron - Monday 3 June, 2013

British government vows new lobbying law after scandal
# Lobbying
# Lobbying

British government vows new lobbying law after scandal

Jun 3rd 2013, 6:37 PM 7,803 Views 16 Comments

New laws to regulate lobbying have today been promised in the UK, after four politicians were filmed by undercover reporters offering to push lobbyists’ agendas in parliament in exchange for cash.

PHOTOS: PSNI undergo riot training ahead of G8 summit
# Predict A Riot
# Predict A Riot

PHOTOS: PSNI undergo riot training ahead of G8 summit

Jun 3rd 2013, 7:30 AM 6,991 Views 20 Comments

A massive security effort is being organised ahead of the arrival of world leaders like Barack Obama, Angela Merkel and David Cameron to Enniskillen later this month.

# david-cameron - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Security increased at London barracks after suspected terrorist attack on soldier
# London
# London

Security increased at London barracks after suspected terrorist attack on soldier

May 23rd 2013, 7:35 AM 15,945 Views 140 Comments

Witnesses to the brutal attack said the men responsible stayed on the scene encouraging passers-by to take photos.

# david-cameron - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Cameron needs opposition's help as gay marriage vote is passed
# House Of Commons
# House Of Commons

Cameron needs opposition's help as gay marriage vote is passed

May 21st 2013, 8:43 PM 8,208 Views 50 Comments

The House of Commons has held its last vote on gay marriage in England and Wales, amid a Conservative revolt.

# david-cameron - Monday 20 May, 2013

Cameron faces dissent in the ranks over gay marriage bill
# Gay Marriage
# Gay Marriage

Cameron faces dissent in the ranks over gay marriage bill

May 20th 2013, 11:40 AM 4,578 Views 23 Comments

Large sections of the British Prime Minister’s Conservative party are fiercely opposed to the idea.

# david-cameron - Sunday 12 May, 2013

A third of David Cameron's party will vote against him over EU membership
# Brexit
# Brexit

A third of David Cameron's party will vote against him over EU membership

May 12th 2013, 12:53 PM 4,848 Views 14 Comments

A backbencher has tabled a non-binding motion criticising the government for its delay in holding a referendum on the EU.

# david-cameron - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Senior British MP arrested following rape allegations on two men
# Nigel Evans
# Nigel Evans

Senior British MP arrested following rape allegations on two men

May 5th 2013, 10:06 AM 12,292 Views 0 Comments

Nigel Evans is expected to make a statement this morning on the issue.

# david-cameron - Friday 3 May, 2013

Anti-immigration party UKIP: election victory marks 'a real change in politics'
# England
# England

Anti-immigration party UKIP: election victory marks 'a real change in politics'

May 3rd 2013, 11:46 AM 8,544 Views 114 Comments

UKIP leader Nigel Farage said his eurosceptic party could no longer be dismissed as a protest movement.

# david-cameron - Sunday 28 April, 2013

Rich pensioners 'should give back any handouts they don't need'
# Britain
# Britain

Rich pensioners 'should give back any handouts they don't need'

Apr 28th 2013, 5:36 PM 7,669 Views 32 Comments

Free bus travel, free television licences, heating bill payments – one Conservative minister in Britain has suggested rich pensioners may not need them all.

# david-cameron - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Here's who is attending Thatcher's funeral on behalf of the Irish government...
# Thatcher
# Thatcher

Here's who is attending Thatcher's funeral on behalf of the Irish government...

Apr 11th 2013, 3:34 PM 27,328 Views 111 Comments

With the Taoiseach and the Tánaiste unavailable, it will be Education Minister Ruairí Quinn who attends the late British Prime Minister’s funeral next week.

# david-cameron - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

15 years ago today: the Good Friday Agreement was signed
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

15 years ago today: the Good Friday Agreement was signed

Apr 10th 2013, 10:16 PM 11,437 Views 49 Comments

After almost two years of talks – and 17 hours past the deadline – the historic document was signed by Bertie Ahern and Tony Blair.

Videos: Thatcher praised and criticised in Commons debate
# Thatcher
# Thatcher

Videos: Thatcher praised and criticised in Commons debate

Apr 10th 2013, 7:57 PM 6,580 Views 112 Comments

MPs paid tribute to the late Prime Minister in a special Commons and Lords debate today.

# david-cameron - Monday 8 April, 2013

Ireland's statements muted as global tributes pour in for Thatcher
# Iron Lady
# Iron Lady

Ireland's statements muted as global tributes pour in for Thatcher

Apr 8th 2013, 5:12 PM 25,474 Views 127 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny said he was saddened to hear of the death of the “formidable political leader”.

# david-cameron - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

150k sign petition after UK Minister says he could live on €63 a week
# Welfare
# Welfare

150k sign petition after UK Minister says he could live on €63 a week

Apr 2nd 2013, 2:15 PM 14,517 Views 53 Comments

The petition was set up to challenge Iain Duncan Smith to prove that he would be able to survive on benefits.

# david-cameron - Thursday 14 March, 2013

David Cameron under pressure over press regulation
# Leveson
# Leveson

David Cameron under pressure over press regulation

Mar 14th 2013, 11:45 AM 2,456 Views 7 Comments

Talks in the UK on Leveson proposals have broken down so the Prime Minister has decided to hold a vote on his Royal Charter solution in parliament on Monday.

# david-cameron - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Reactions from world leaders to the election of Pope Francis
# Pope Francis
# Pope Francis

Reactions from world leaders to the election of Pope Francis

Mar 13th 2013, 9:07 PM 18,739 Views 86 Comments

World leaders have been sending their congratulations to the new pontiff.

# david-cameron - Monday 11 March, 2013

Taoiseach travels to London to discuss British-Irish relations with Cameron
# London Baby
# London Baby

Taoiseach travels to London to discuss British-Irish relations with Cameron

Mar 11th 2013, 7:52 AM 3,548 Views 37 Comments

Enda Kenny’s visit is the first since the two leaders issued a joint statement to map out the next decade of collaboration.

# david-cameron - Monday 11 February, 2013

Incredulity, shock and humility - The world reacts to Pope Benedict's resignation
# Reaction
# Reaction

Incredulity, shock and humility - The world reacts to Pope Benedict's resignation

Feb 11th 2013, 12:46 PM 13,687 Views 76 Comments

Today’s announcement caught the world unawares. Here’s some of the initial reactions.

# david-cameron - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Free seminar aims to support deaf teens and their parents who feel isolated
# Isolation
# Isolation

Free seminar aims to support deaf teens and their parents who feel isolated

Feb 9th 2013, 8:30 AM 3,054 Views 9 Comments

Irish Deaf Kids said students with hearing difficulties are now benefiting from modern technologies, which should be used more in schools.

# david-cameron - Thursday 7 February, 2013

'It might be a late night': EU leaders bunker down for budget talks
# EU Budget
# EU Budget

'It might be a late night': EU leaders bunker down for budget talks

Feb 7th 2013, 9:33 PM 5,503 Views 20 Comments

European Council president Herman van Rompuy hasn’t yet found common ground on a seven-year EU Budget.

# david-cameron - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Patients left 'unwashed, unfed and without fluids' due to NHS failure - UK report
# Public Inquiry
# Public Inquiry

Patients left 'unwashed, unfed and without fluids' due to NHS failure - UK report

Feb 6th 2013, 4:09 PM 8,093 Views 8 Comments

The public inquiry into the Mid Staffordshire Hospital in the UK has shown that ‘corporate self interest’ was put before patient safety.

# david-cameron - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

British politicians vote in favour of same-sex marriage
# Equality
# Equality

British politicians vote in favour of same-sex marriage

Feb 5th 2013, 7:58 PM 7,086 Views 150 Comments

MPs voted by 400 to 175 to approve the draft law, despite a split in David Cameron’s Conservative party over the issue.

# david-cameron - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Here's how Britain is getting its citizens to 'behave'
# Nudge Theory
# Nudge Theory

Here's how Britain is getting its citizens to 'behave'

Feb 3rd 2013, 8:45 AM 13,213 Views 23 Comments

The Behavioural Insights Team – nicknamed the ‘Nudge Unit’ – is working behind the scenes to stop Britons smoking, get them to pay taxes and other behaviour modifications.

# david-cameron - Sunday 27 January, 2013

We'll see about that and in/out referendum: The week in quotes
# Said And Done
# Said And Done

We'll see about that and in/out referendum: The week in quotes

Jan 27th 2013, 7:00 PM 5,863 Views 3 Comments

“A terrorist shouted ‘open the door!’ with a strong North American accent, and opened fire. Two other Japanese died then and we found four other Japanese bodies.”

21 pictures of Enda Kenny meeting famous people
# Meet And Greet
# Meet And Greet

21 pictures of Enda Kenny meeting famous people

Jan 27th 2013, 5:00 PM 15,835 Views 67 Comments

Our leader meets a lot of people and there are plenty of them who are pretty famous….

# david-cameron - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added Star Trek mixed with Sex and the City
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Star Trek mixed with Sex and the City

Jan 23rd 2013, 8:00 PM 7,676 Views 3 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

"Ireland must take a stand against Cameron's plan to dismantle the EU" - Martin
# Out Out Out?
# Out Out Out?

"Ireland must take a stand against Cameron's plan to dismantle the EU" - Martin

Jan 23rd 2013, 5:39 PM 10,053 Views 95 Comments

Political and business groups in Ireland have criticised David Cameron’s promise to hold a referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU.

Poll: Should Ireland hold a referendum on EU membership?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland hold a referendum on EU membership?

Jan 23rd 2013, 9:56 AM 9,177 Views 93 Comments

Today British Prime Minister David Cameron said there would be a referendum on EU membership in the UK in 2017. Do you think we should have one too?

David Cameron promises referendum on Britain’s EU membership by 2017
# United Kingdom
# United Kingdom

David Cameron promises referendum on Britain’s EU membership by 2017

Jan 23rd 2013, 9:13 AM 5,064 Views 62 Comments

The British Prime Minister made the pledge during a speech in London this morning, saying he wanted to renegotiate his country’s relationship with the European Union.

# david-cameron - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Column: What would it mean for Ireland if the UK left Europe?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: What would it mean for Ireland if the UK left Europe?

Jan 22nd 2013, 7:30 PM 53 Views 73 Comments

The British Prime Minister hopes to negotiate fundamental changes in his country’s membership of the European Union, but this would have profound consequences for this island, writes James Kilcourse.

Britain to use chairmanship of G8 to focus on terror threat
# David Cameron
# David Cameron

Britain to use chairmanship of G8 to focus on terror threat

Jan 22nd 2013, 7:30 AM 2,072 Views 6 Comments

British Prime Minister David Cameron said that he would put the topic to the “top of the agenda where it belongs.”

# david-cameron - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Proper title and people's bedrooms: The week in quotes
# Said And Done
# Said And Done

Proper title and people's bedrooms: The week in quotes

Jan 20th 2013, 7:00 PM 7,639 Views 2 Comments

“We also need to stay out of people’s bedrooms. The party that is for small government shouldn’t be over-reaching into people’s private lives.”