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  • 'Money no object' to end flood misery: David Cameron

    David Cameron said yesterday (Tuesday) that "money is no object" as he declared Britain's floods were a national emergency and staked his personal authority on rebuilding damaged regions and making them more resilient to extreme weather. The Prime Minister called for the country to "unite in a...

    Wednesday, 12 February 2014 - 9:07am
  • Francois Hollande snubs David Cameron as rift widens over EU budget

    The French leader failed to attend a scheduled meeting in Brussels with the British prime minister and Angela Merkel of Germany, who are trying to overcome French resistance to cuts in EU spending.

    Friday, 8 February 2013 - 1:07pm
  • Kate Middleton pregnancy: Boy or girl, the baby will become the British monarch

    The new law is not ready but 300 years of male precedence is coming to an end. Legislation being drawn up will ensure if the child is a girl she will not lose the throne to a later brother.

    Thursday, 6 December 2012 - 12:58am
  • Google helping piracy, say rock stars

    Roger Daltry of The Who and Brian May of Queen are among rock and pop stars making a public attack on internet search engines such as Google for helping users get access to pirated copies of their music.

    Tuesday, 24 July 2012 - 12:14pm
  • We'll stop anyone giving Syria weapons: William Hague

    The halting of a Russian ship believed to be carrying helicopters and missiles to Syria should act as a warning to others looking to supply arms to the Assad regime, Hague, warned.

    Wednesday, 20 June 2012 - 12:33pm
  • Obama leads charge to save the eurozone

    Merkel cuts isolated figure as world leaders want Germany to guarantee Greece's debts.

    Sunday, 20 May 2012 - 11:57am
  • David Cameron's plan for saving euro: make Germans pay

    The German chancellor will travel to Washington for a key G8 summit with other world leaders, including Britain's prime minister and Barack Obama, as fears mount that the euro is on the brink of collapsing.

    Friday, 18 May 2012 - 2:48pm
  • Greek threat to euro spooks world's stock markets

    Financial markets took fright on Tuesday as Greece took another step towards leaving the euro by rejecting "barbarous" international bail-out deals.

    Wednesday, 9 May 2012 - 2:24pm
  • Eurozone faces several more years of pain: David Cameron

    Cameron made the remarks as he warned that the UK's own economic recovery would be slow and painful, not least because of the situation in the other major European economies.

    Monday, 30 April 2012 - 1:02pm
  • David Cameron offers British help to China's police

    Britain asked the Chinese to investigate the death of Neil Heywood only after a senior Chinese official raised doubts about it with American diplomats.

    Wednesday, 18 April 2012 - 4:35pm

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