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David Cameron accused of double standards by keeping Google head as adviser despite corporate tax avoidance allegations levelled at the company
Wednesday 30 January 2013
Prime Minister has been urged to drop Eric Schmidt
Sunday 27 January 2013
Britain is leading the fight against global hunger. Millions of families in the world's poorest countries are getting the food and nutrition they need, thanks to the hard work of our charities, the generosity of our people, and the UK development budget.
Saturday 26 January 2013
Algeria's foreign minister has admitted that his government's security forces made mistakes during the hostage crisis at the In Amenas gas plant, in which 38 civilians and 29 militants died, including six British nationals.
Friday 25 January 2013
The head of Goldman Sachs has cautioned politicians against subjecting companies to public opprobrium for responding to incentives in the tax system.
'We are in the midst of a long struggle against murderous terrorists': Cameron urges G8 countries to share burden of tackling terrorism
Thursday 24 January 2013
The G8 group of developed countries should agree to “share the burden” of tackling terrorism in flashpoints around the globe, Prime Minister David Cameron said today.
Friday 04 January 2013
Cameron says he will use his G8 presidency to seek collective backing to tackle corporate abuses
Northern Ireland’s open for business, says Cameron (as he trumpets G8 talks at golf course that went bust last year with debts of £26m)
Wednesday 21 November 2012
A five-star golf resort in Northern Ireland that has been in administration for over 18 months with debts of £26 million, and regarded as a high-profile example of the worst excesses of Ireland’s banking crisis, will play host next year to eight of the world’s richest nations.
Friday 06 July 2012
David Cameron will hold talks with Francois Hollande next week when the French president makes his first visit to Britain since taking office.
Monday 25 June 2012
Syria must work towards a democratic future, Prime Minister David Cameron said today as he welcomed an insurance ban on all European Union ships carrying arms to the country.
Saturday 02 June 2012
Vladimir Putin took to the road for the first time after being returned to the Russian presidency with a trip to neighbouring Belarus yesterday.
Tuesday 22 May 2012
When you're the leader of the free world, every second counts. So rather than slipping on a pair of headphones and cranking up the volume on Now That's What I Call Running 3 in the gym at Camp David at the weekend, Barack Obama instead collared David Cameron for some eurozone chat – while they were both on the treadmill.
Monday 21 May 2012
The French President was the ideal protagonist for the relaxed talking shop of the G8 summit, says John Lichfield in Paris
Sunday 20 May 2012
Tens of thousands of Chelsea fans will line the streets of west London today to celebrate the club's historic Champions League and FA Cup double.
Saturday 19 May 2012
Camp David is the presidential retreat where history is made
Sunday 29 May 2011
British Muslim leaders outraged after Eric Pickles says followers of Islam should 'prove their identity'
UK terror fears: My jihadist son returned from Syria mentally scarred – now he is being ignored
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
Billy Crystal: 'Stop shoving gay sex scenes in my face'
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
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