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#David Cameron

# 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 7,643 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.”

Cameron to make long-awaited speech on Britain's EU role this week
# United Kingdom
# United Kingdom

Cameron to make long-awaited speech on Britain's EU role this week

Jan 20th 2013, 12:13 PM 3,968 Views 13 Comments

The British Prime Minister is expected to commit to holding a referendum on European Union membership after the next general election.

Algeria: Details sought on missing hostages as Britain confirms deaths
# Algeria
# Algeria

Algeria: Details sought on missing hostages as Britain confirms deaths

Jan 20th 2013, 9:21 AM 4,220 Views 2 Comments

British prime minister David Cameron has confirmed that three Britons are dead and another three are presumed dead as other governments scramble for information on their citizens.

# david-cameron - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Poll: If the UK quits the European Union, should Ireland follow?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: If the UK quits the European Union, should Ireland follow?

Jan 19th 2013, 10:16 AM 14,015 Views 161 Comments

Britain is revisiting its relationship with Brussels – and a poll says a third of us believe if they go, so should we.

Aaron McKenna: Our nearest neighbour may leave the EU. Here’s why.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Our nearest neighbour may leave the EU. Here’s why.

Jan 19th 2013, 7:45 AM 25 Views 81 Comments

The bureaucracy, waste and profligacy of the EU repulses many people, writes Aaron McKenna – so is it any surprise the UK might want to exit?

# david-cameron - Friday 18 January, 2013

Algerians still pursuing 'terrorists' at gas field: Cameron
# Algeria
# Algeria

Algerians still pursuing 'terrorists' at gas field: Cameron

Jan 18th 2013, 12:54 PM 3,390 Views 22 Comments

Cameron said he was “disappointed” to have not been informed in advance of the assault on the plant

# david-cameron - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Cameron warns of ‘bad news ahead’ as he cancels EU speech over Algeria crisis
# Hostage Crisis
# Hostage Crisis

Cameron warns of ‘bad news ahead’ as he cancels EU speech over Algeria crisis

Jan 17th 2013, 8:25 PM 10,341 Views 23 Comments

The cancellation comes as the hostage crisis in Algeria continues.

Radiohead will "sue the sh*t" out of David Cameron if he uses their music
# High And Dry
From The Daily Edge
# High And Dry

Radiohead will "sue the sh*t" out of David Cameron if he uses their music

Jan 17th 2013, 2:19 PM 15,049 Views 24 Comments

David Cameron also likes Lana Del Ray and The Smiths.

# david-cameron - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

David Cameron call for investigation into horse meat
# Horse Meat
# Horse Meat

David Cameron call for investigation into horse meat

Jan 16th 2013, 3:05 PM 9,507 Views 41 Comments

However the British Prime Minister said ultimately retailers have to be responsible for what they sell and where it came from.

# david-cameron - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

Cameron's deputy warns of uncertainty over Europe
# Britain
# Britain

Cameron's deputy warns of uncertainty over Europe

Jan 15th 2013, 12:36 PM 4,737 Views 31 Comments

The British Prime Minister hopes to negotiate fundamental changes in his country’s membership of the European Union.

# david-cameron - Sunday 13 January, 2013

British withdrawal from the EU would be 'rocking the boat' - Gilmore
# EU
# EU

British withdrawal from the EU would be 'rocking the boat' - Gilmore

Jan 13th 2013, 12:19 PM 9,342 Views 82 Comments

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore was speaking on Sky News this morning about the ongoing debate within the UK with regards to their membership of the EU.

# david-cameron - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

British business leaders warn Cameron over risks of EU exit
# UK
# UK

British business leaders warn Cameron over risks of EU exit

Jan 9th 2013, 3:30 PM 5,338 Views 37 Comments

Cameron has expressed a desire to renegotiate the conditions of its membership with the 27-country bloc.

# david-cameron - Friday 4 January, 2013

'The Sun' places ad in Argentinian paper defending Falklands policy
# Falklands
# Falklands

'The Sun' places ad in Argentinian paper defending Falklands policy

Jan 4th 2013, 9:17 AM 14,547 Views 88 Comments

The tabloid has advertised in an English-language newspaper telling Argentina’s president: ‘Hands off.’

# david-cameron - Thursday 3 January, 2013

British PM refuses demands to return Falkland Islands to Argentina
# Falklands
# Falklands

British PM refuses demands to return Falkland Islands to Argentina

Jan 3rd 2013, 1:49 PM 6,529 Views 111 Comments

David Cameron has today dismissed a renewed call by Argentine President Cristina Kirchner for Britain to return the disputed Falkland Islands.

# david-cameron - Sunday 30 December, 2012

'A logistical, logarithmic progression' : The year in 46 quotes
# Review 2012
# Review 2012

'A logistical, logarithmic progression' : The year in 46 quotes

Dec 30th 2012, 7:00 PM 6,747 Views 6 Comments

“It’s clear that people are pissed off with us as a government” and 45 other quotes that tell the story of 2012.

# david-cameron - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

8 of the weirdest meetings of 2012
# Odd Couples
From The Daily Edge
# Odd Couples

8 of the weirdest meetings of 2012

Dec 25th 2012, 6:30 PM 13,308 Views 5 Comments

From Lady Gaga hanging out with Julian Assange to Tupac Shakur’s Coachella performance, here’s our shortlist of the stranger celebrity and political encounters of the year.

# david-cameron - Sunday 16 December, 2012

Latin phrases and Rocky: The week in quotes
# Said And Done
# Said And Done

Latin phrases and Rocky: The week in quotes

Dec 16th 2012, 7:00 PM 8,088 Views 0 Comments

“Acta non verba!”

UKIP rises in polls to become UK's third largest party
# UK
# UK

UKIP rises in polls to become UK's third largest party

Dec 16th 2012, 3:57 PM 7,374 Views 82 Comments

Polls for a number of British papers show Nigel Farage’s party enjoying 14 per cent of the vote, an all-time high.

# david-cameron - Friday 14 December, 2012

Gerry Adams urges Taoiseach: put pressure on for full Pat Finucane inquiry
# Pat Finucane
# Pat Finucane

Gerry Adams urges Taoiseach: put pressure on for full Pat Finucane inquiry

Dec 14th 2012, 10:59 AM 3,658 Views 95 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader said the Irish government ‘needs to shift into a higher gear in support of the Finucane family, who want a public inquiry into the death of Pat finucane.

# david-cameron - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Government "strongly disagrees" with decision not to conduct public Finucane inquiry
# Finucane
# Finucane

Government "strongly disagrees" with decision not to conduct public Finucane inquiry

Dec 12th 2012, 6:30 PM 5,501 Views 66 Comments

Speaking in the Dáil today both Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore said they would continue to seek a public inquiry.

Report on Pat Finucane murder uncovers "shocking levels" of state collusion
# Pat Finucane
# Pat Finucane

Report on Pat Finucane murder uncovers "shocking levels" of state collusion

Dec 12th 2012, 1:42 PM 8,074 Views 35 Comments

David Cameron said that the report found that Pat Finucane could still be alive today had it not been for state involvement.

Report on Pat Finucane murder to be published today
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Report on Pat Finucane murder to be published today

Dec 12th 2012, 12:00 PM 2,336 Views 10 Comments

The family of the murdered Belfast lawyer want a full public inquiry into the circumstances surrounding his death in 1989.

# david-cameron - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

The Dredge: MORTO for you Lindsay Lohan and David Cameron
# World Of Celebs
From The Daily Edge
# World Of Celebs

The Dredge: MORTO for you Lindsay Lohan and David Cameron

Dec 11th 2012, 8:17 AM 3,781 Views 0 Comments

All of the day’s celebrity dirt, right here.

# david-cameron - Monday 10 December, 2012

# david-cameron - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Cameron says independent watchdog is needed urgently
# Leveson Report
# Leveson Report

Cameron says independent watchdog is needed urgently

Dec 4th 2012, 4:18 PM 1,909 Views 3 Comments

The British PM met with editors and executives at 10 Downing Street to push them to set up a new independent regulatory body.

Explainer: How royal children fit into the line to the British throne
# Succession
# Succession

Explainer: How royal children fit into the line to the British throne

Dec 4th 2012, 3:06 PM 21,708 Views 44 Comments

Contrary to misconception, women CAN be heirs to the throne – it’s just that the boys go first. Until now, that is.

Poll: Are you interested in William and Kate's royal baby?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you interested in William and Kate's royal baby?

Dec 4th 2012, 10:56 AM 15,361 Views 118 Comments

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s child will be the third in line to the throne – but are you bothered?

# david-cameron - Monday 3 December, 2012

Royal baby: William and Kate are having a baby
# Royal Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Royal Baby

Royal baby: William and Kate are having a baby

Dec 3rd 2012, 4:30 PM 42,733 Views 128 Comments

The Duchess of Cambridge is currently in hospital with a severe form of morning sickness.

# david-cameron - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Leveson report into UK press standards to be published this afternoon
# Nostalgia
# Nostalgia

Leveson report into UK press standards to be published this afternoon

Nov 29th 2012, 7:27 AM 1,779 Views 2 Comments

The report from the first part of the inquiry will be available from 1.30pm

# david-cameron - Sunday 25 November, 2012

Farage wants foster children returned to UKIP party members
# UKIP
# UKIP

Farage wants foster children returned to UKIP party members

Nov 25th 2012, 3:21 PM 6,333 Views 42 Comments

Three children, who are EU migrants, have been removed from the home of a Rotherham couple who are members of UKIP, which the council said is a ‘racist party’.

# david-cameron - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Taoiseach and EU leaders gathering for budget summit
# EU Budget
# EU Budget

Taoiseach and EU leaders gathering for budget summit

Nov 22nd 2012, 7:52 AM 2,432 Views 32 Comments

EU leaders are to spend the day and probably tomorrow discussing their budget for the next seven years.

# david-cameron - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Enniskillen confirmed as location for G8 summit
# It's Official
# It's Official

Enniskillen confirmed as location for G8 summit

Nov 20th 2012, 12:39 PM 10,060 Views 31 Comments

The world’s most powerful leaders will descend on Fermanagh on 17 and 18 June next year.

# david-cameron - Friday 9 November, 2012

UK broadcasters warned over "witch hunt"
# UK
# UK

UK broadcasters warned over "witch hunt"

Nov 9th 2012, 9:58 PM 11,066 Views 28 Comments

David Cameron warned warned the media and the public of the danger of shredding the reputations of innocent figures.

# david-cameron - Thursday 8 November, 2012

Syria's Assad refuses to flee: 'I'll live and die in Syria'
# Syria
# Syria

Syria's Assad refuses to flee: 'I'll live and die in Syria'

Nov 8th 2012, 4:20 PM 3,890 Views 45 Comments

The beleaguered Syrian president is defiant, telling Russian TV: “I am not a puppet, I was not made by the West”.

# david-cameron - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Syrian rebels make new push into capital Damascus
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian rebels make new push into capital Damascus

Nov 7th 2012, 1:49 PM 2,634 Views 49 Comments

The regime stronghold of Damascus has seen a surge in violence this week with some of the fiercest clashes in months.

# david-cameron - Sunday 4 November, 2012

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge
# Leveson
# Leveson

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge

Nov 4th 2012, 10:18 AM 11,779 Views 18 Comments

In the texts, Cameron praises a horse he rode while Brooks tells him that she cried during his speech at a Conservative Party conference.

# david-cameron - Friday 19 October, 2012

Chief whip of Cameron government resigns over 'plebs' comment
# Plebgate
# Plebgate

Chief whip of Cameron government resigns over 'plebs' comment

Oct 19th 2012, 7:03 PM 6,247 Views 22 Comments

Chief whip Andrew Mitchell tendered his resignation to David Cameron this evening after he was accused of calling police officers at 10 Downing Street ‘plebs’.

# david-cameron - Monday 15 October, 2012

Pakistani girl shot by Taliban arrives in UK for treatment
# Activist
# Activist

Pakistani girl shot by Taliban arrives in UK for treatment

Oct 15th 2012, 10:09 PM 6,650 Views 20 Comments

Malala Yousafzai is being treated for a damaged skull in a highly specialised unit in Birmingham.

Scottish independence: Will they stay or will they go?
# Scotland
# Scotland

Scottish independence: Will they stay or will they go?

Oct 15th 2012, 9:17 AM 8,331 Views 58 Comments

David Cameron will sign a deal with Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond later, outlining plans for a referendum on Scottish independence.

# david-cameron - Sunday 30 September, 2012

The Hillsborough documents: What we've learned so far
# Hillsborough Disaster
# Hillsborough Disaster

The Hillsborough documents: What we've learned so far

Sep 30th 2012, 8:00 AM 7,247 Views 5 Comments

An examination of the report and 450,000 documents released by the Hillsborough Independent Panel has shed new light on the stadium disaster, a discredited scrutiny of evidence, and the conduct of a senior police officer.