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# prime-minister - Monday 4 July, 2016

Australian Prime Minister told to quit after "Brexiting" himself
# Speak Strewth To Power
# Speak Strewth To Power

Australian Prime Minister told to quit after "Brexiting" himself

Jul 4th 2016, 8:59 AM 21,851 Views 17 Comments

“He has taken this nation to an election on the basis of stability; he has delivered instability.”

# prime-minister - Sunday 10 April, 2016

David Cameron feeling the heat over £200,000 gift
# Panama Papers
# Panama Papers

David Cameron feeling the heat over £200,000 gift

Apr 10th 2016, 12:40 PM 16,825 Views 46 Comments

The PM received the money from his mother.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Iceland's prime minister resigns in wake of Panama Papers controversy
# Leaked Documents
# Leaked Documents

Iceland's prime minister resigns in wake of Panama Papers controversy

Apr 5th 2016, 10:48 PM 49,365 Views 135 Comments

He is facing allegations he and his wife used an offshore firm to hide investments.

# prime-minister - Saturday 23 January, 2016

'I have a free schedule': Spain's PM tricked into negotiations by radio show impersonator
# Embarrassing
# Embarrassing

'I have a free schedule': Spain's PM tricked into negotiations by radio show impersonator

Jan 23rd 2016, 7:30 PM 19,679 Views 12 Comments

“This is not very serious…”

# prime-minister - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Canada's Prime Minister even makes cutting a birthday cake look slick
# Justice Trudeau
# Justice Trudeau

Canada's Prime Minister even makes cutting a birthday cake look slick

Dec 26th 2015, 2:42 PM 23,416 Views 36 Comments

Justin Trudeau turned 44 yesterday.

# prime-minister - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Teenager punches Spanish prime minister in face, breaks his glasses
# Assault
# Assault

Teenager punches Spanish prime minister in face, breaks his glasses

Dec 16th 2015, 10:18 PM 31,126 Views 53 Comments

Rajoy, who was on the campaign trail, continued his walk through the city.

# prime-minister - Monday 30 November, 2015

Serbia's prime minister has taken a lie detector test to disprove tabloid allegations
# The Test
# The Test

Serbia's prime minister has taken a lie detector test to disprove tabloid allegations

Nov 30th 2015, 8:09 PM 12,007 Views 15 Comments

Aleksandar Vucic took the test voluntarily after being accused of involvement in a blackmailing scam.

# prime-minister - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Female MPs made to leave New Zealand parliament after talking about their sexual assault
# Walk Out
# Walk Out

Female MPs made to leave New Zealand parliament after talking about their sexual assault

Nov 11th 2015, 9:33 PM 15,518 Views 21 Comments

This followed comments from PM John Key in the controversial Christmas Island detention centre.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

"The suppository of all wisdom": Australia's gaffe-prone Tony Abbott - in his own words
# Hey Abbott
# Hey Abbott

"The suppository of all wisdom": Australia's gaffe-prone Tony Abbott - in his own words

Sep 15th 2015, 6:15 PM 17,259 Views 21 Comments

The just-replaced prime minister has dropped quite a few clangers over the years.

# prime-minister - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Thai PM says police investigating bombing should get tips from TV series Blue Bloods
# Bangkok
# Bangkok

Thai PM says police investigating bombing should get tips from TV series Blue Bloods

Aug 20th 2015, 8:14 AM 11,538 Views 19 Comments

Authorities said today it is “unlikely” the attack was carried out by international terrorists.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Thai police release photos of Bangkok bombing suspect
# Thailand
# Thailand

Thai police release photos of Bangkok bombing suspect

Aug 18th 2015, 2:30 PM 29,046 Views 88 Comments

Earlier today there was a second explosion in the capital. No injuries have been reported.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Ted Heath accused of raping 12-year-old boy
# Abuse Claims
# Abuse Claims

Ted Heath accused of raping 12-year-old boy

Aug 4th 2015, 10:49 PM 51,675 Views 61 Comments

Now 64, he said he was later “fobbed off” by social workers.

# prime-minister - Friday 13 March, 2015

Australian Prime Minister chomps down on raw onion with the skin still on
# No
# No

Australian Prime Minister chomps down on raw onion with the skin still on

Mar 13th 2015, 1:39 PM 16,363 Views 19 Comments

He said it was better than any other onions he tasted for a long time…

# prime-minister - Thursday 12 March, 2015

The Australian Prime Minister's St. Patrick's Day message is one of the cringiest yet
# Top O The Mornin To Ya
From The Daily Edge
# Top O The Mornin To Ya

The Australian Prime Minister's St. Patrick's Day message is one of the cringiest yet

Mar 12th 2015, 1:52 PM 4,096 Views 3 Comments

Begorra begosh lads.

# prime-minister - Friday 6 February, 2015

Australian prime minister could be ousted ... for giving knighthood to Prince Philip
# Tony Abbott
# Tony Abbott

Australian prime minister could be ousted ... for giving knighthood to Prince Philip

Feb 6th 2015, 10:04 AM 14,705 Views 36 Comments

Some Liberal Party MPs have said they don’t want a leadership vote as it could turn into “a horror movie”.

# prime-minister - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Thatcher in '84: 'The Irish don't like to move, but they're all terribly happy to move to Britain'
# 1984 State Papers
# 1984 State Papers

Thatcher in '84: 'The Irish don't like to move, but they're all terribly happy to move to Britain'

Dec 27th 2014, 8:17 PM 68,534 Views 163 Comments

The PM’s comments have been revealed in newly released state documents.

Malaysia PM under fire for playing golf with Obama while 120k flee floods
# Monsoon
# Monsoon

Malaysia PM under fire for playing golf with Obama while 120k flee floods

Dec 27th 2014, 5:41 PM 10,015 Views 14 Comments

“The PM needs time to take a break.”

# prime-minister - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Guess who's been named Russia's Man of the Year?

Guess who's been named Russia's Man of the Year?

Dec 17th 2014, 10:09 AM 12,655 Views 54 Comments

What was that about the Rouble?

# prime-minister - Friday 12 September, 2014

Australia warns "terrorist attack is likely" over fears of returning jihadists
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Australia warns "terrorist attack is likely" over fears of returning jihadists

Sep 12th 2014, 8:19 AM 12,045 Views 63 Comments

The Australian Prime Minister said that the level equals to the terror threat level in the United Kingdom.

# prime-minister - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Two die and 400 injured in bloody Pakistan clashes
# Islamabad
# Islamabad

Two die and 400 injured in bloody Pakistan clashes

Aug 31st 2014, 11:00 AM 3,629 Views 3 Comments

The clashes between police and protesters took place outside the prime minister’s residence.

# prime-minister - Monday 11 August, 2014

US considers rescue mission for trapped Yazidi refugees in Iraq
# Nuri Al-Maliki
# Nuri Al-Maliki

US considers rescue mission for trapped Yazidi refugees in Iraq

Aug 11th 2014, 6:33 AM 6,643 Views 47 Comments

It comes as the country’s prime minister said he would sue the president in a desperate bid to cling to his job.

# prime-minister - Friday 27 June, 2014

Cameron not backing down from EU showdown over Junker vote
# Prime Fight
# Prime Fight

Cameron not backing down from EU showdown over Junker vote

Jun 27th 2014, 8:30 AM 5,071 Views 35 Comments

The British Prime Minister is expected to force a vote on the issue as EU leaders meet today.

# prime-minister - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Australian PM says sorry for sex line wink
# Hey Prime Minister
# Hey Prime Minister

Australian PM says sorry for sex line wink

May 22nd 2014, 1:15 PM 20,173 Views 62 Comments

Tony Abbott was filmed winking at an interviewer, as a caller to a phone-in show told him she had taken up work with a sex line to make ends meet.

# prime-minister - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Strike action in Turkey over mining disaster as protesters rage against authorities
# Miners
# Miners

Strike action in Turkey over mining disaster as protesters rage against authorities

May 15th 2014, 7:12 AM 2,888 Views 3 Comments

Turkey’s four worker unions have called for a nationwide, one-day strike today.

# prime-minister - Sunday 27 April, 2014

South Korea's prime minister resigns over ferry disaster
# Ferry Disaster
# Ferry Disaster

South Korea's prime minister resigns over ferry disaster

Apr 27th 2014, 7:19 AM 8,641 Views 24 Comments

“I offer my apology for having been unable to prevent this accident from happening” said Chung Hong-Won.

# prime-minister - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Prime Minister has a go at golf... and accidentally nails photographer in crotch
# Ouch
From The Daily Edge
# Ouch

Prime Minister has a go at golf... and accidentally nails photographer in crotch

Apr 24th 2014, 2:45 PM 9,099 Views 7 Comments

Whoopsie.

# prime-minister - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Attack on his family prompts Libya's prime minister to resign after one month in office
# Abdullah Al-thani
# Abdullah Al-thani

Attack on his family prompts Libya's prime minister to resign after one month in office

Apr 13th 2014, 7:22 PM 6,573 Views 15 Comments

He said in a statement that he would not accept the premiership after the “traitorous attack”.

# prime-minister - Monday 31 March, 2014

Manuel Valls named as new French prime minister
# Popular
# Popular

Manuel Valls named as new French prime minister

Mar 31st 2014, 10:06 PM 9,747 Views 5 Comments

Valls has consistently topped opinion polls as France’s favourite politician.

# prime-minister - Saturday 29 March, 2014

First gay marriage takes place in England and Wales
# I Do
# I Do

First gay marriage takes place in England and Wales

Mar 29th 2014, 6:55 AM 13,286 Views 259 Comments

Same-sex couples who were married abroad are now recognised under the new law in England and Wales.

# prime-minister - Sunday 23 March, 2014

"They run all kinds of lies": Turkish PM in new tirade against Twitter & Facebook
# No Tweets
# No Tweets

"They run all kinds of lies": Turkish PM in new tirade against Twitter & Facebook

Mar 23rd 2014, 5:45 PM 6,274 Views 19 Comments

Social media networks have been flooded with recordings allegedly showing Erdogan talking with his son about hiding vast sums of money and interfering in court cases…

# prime-minister - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Senior aide to David Cameron resigns after being arrested for child porn
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

Senior aide to David Cameron resigns after being arrested for child porn

Mar 4th 2014, 8:31 AM 9,116 Views 46 Comments

Patrick Rock, 62, was arrested a few hours after Downing Street reported the alleged offence.

# prime-minister - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Blair told Brooks to toughen up, offered to be "unofficial advisor" court told
# Hacking Trial
# Hacking Trial

Blair told Brooks to toughen up, offered to be "unofficial advisor" court told

Feb 19th 2014, 4:15 PM 8,301 Views 20 Comments

The former British Prime Minister gave Rebekah Brooks advice on how to handle the phone hacking scandal in 2011, the ex-CEO of News International CEO has said.

# prime-minister - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Japan's Prime Minister defends "ancient practice" of dolphin hunting
# Taiji
# Taiji

Japan's Prime Minister defends "ancient practice" of dolphin hunting

Jan 25th 2014, 10:45 AM 7,817 Views 70 Comments

The annual catch and killing of dolphins at Taiji has sparked global criticism.

# prime-minister - Friday 10 January, 2014

President and PM of Central African Republic resign amid anarchy
# Gone
# Gone

President and PM of Central African Republic resign amid anarchy

Jan 10th 2014, 12:38 PM 5,455 Views 9 Comments

Central African Republic is one of the world’s most unstable countries and there are fears the power vacuum could cause more problems.

# prime-minister - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan freed just hours after kidnapping
# Libya
# Libya

Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan freed just hours after kidnapping

Oct 10th 2013, 11:05 AM 6,532 Views 38 Comments

The pre-dawn seizure of Zeidan came five days after US commandos embarrassed and angered Libya’s government.

# prime-minister - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Margaret Thatcher's ashes laid to rest in private London service
# Thatcher
# Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher's ashes laid to rest in private London service

Sep 28th 2013, 5:00 PM 9,288 Views 90 Comments

A plaque with the inscription “Margaret Thatcher 1925 – 2013″ was placed at the site where she was laid to rest in the grounds of a military nursing home.

# prime-minister - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Tony Blair's daughter escapes gun robbery
# Gunpoint
# Gunpoint

Tony Blair's daughter escapes gun robbery

Sep 19th 2013, 11:26 AM 10,432 Views 29 Comments

Kathryn Blair was out walking in central London with her boyfriend when the attempted robbery occurred.

# prime-minister - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Abbott sworn in as Australia's new Prime Minister
# Australia
# Australia

Abbott sworn in as Australia's new Prime Minister

Sep 18th 2013, 7:49 AM 3,266 Views 29 Comments

Abbott immediately ordered that the country’s carbon tax be scrapped, and asylum-seeker boats be halted.

# prime-minister - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Amy Huberman nik naks number 10 Downing Street
# Knock Knock
From The Daily Edge
# Knock Knock

Amy Huberman nik naks number 10 Downing Street

Sep 17th 2013, 11:53 AM 7,361 Views 10 Comments

She’s the best. That’s just it.

Brian O'Driscoll and Amy Huberman guests of honour at 10 Downing Street
# Downing Out
From The42
# Downing Out

Brian O'Driscoll and Amy Huberman guests of honour at 10 Downing Street

Sep 17th 2013, 7:10 AM 5,991 Views 22 Comments

A sign of times to come? The BOD for President campaign begins now.