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David Cameron

David Cameron

Cameron is the leader of the Conservative party and the current Prime Minister of the UK. He was first elected as an MP in 2001 and was promoted to the opposition front bench in 2003. Cameron was then elected leader of the Conservatives in 2005 and then went into a coalition government with the Liberal Democrats in 2010.

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# david-cameron - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Column: What would it mean for Ireland if the UK left Europe? Opinion

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

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.

From TheJournal.ie Britain to use chairmanship of G8 to focus on terror threat David Cameron

Britain to use chairmanship of G8 to focus on terror threat

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

From TheJournal.ie Proper title and people’s bedrooms: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

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

“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.”

From TheJournal.ie Cameron to make long-awaited speech on Britain’s EU role this week United Kingdom

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Algeria: Details sought on missing hostages as Britain confirms deaths Algeria

Algeria: Details sought on missing hostages as Britain confirms deaths

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

From TheJournal.ie Poll: If the UK quits the European Union, should Ireland follow? Your Say This post contains a poll

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

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

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Algerians still pursuing ‘terrorists’ at gas field: Cameron Algeria

Algerians still pursuing ‘terrorists’ at gas field: Cameron

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

# david-cameron - Thursday 17 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Cameron warns of ‘bad news ahead’ as he cancels EU speech over Algeria crisis Hostage Crisis

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

The cancellation comes as the hostage crisis in Algeria continues.

From The Daily Edge Radiohead will “sue the sh*t” out of David Cameron if he uses their music High And Dry This post contains videos

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

David Cameron also likes Lana Del Ray and The Smiths.

# david-cameron - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie David Cameron call for investigation into horse meat Horse Meat

David Cameron call for investigation into horse meat

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

From TheJournal.ie Cameron’s deputy warns of uncertainty over Europe Britain

Cameron’s deputy warns of uncertainty over Europe

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

# david-cameron - Sunday 13 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie British withdrawal from the EU would be ‘rocking the boat’ – Gilmore EU

British withdrawal from the EU would be ‘rocking the boat’ – Gilmore

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

From TheJournal.ie British business leaders warn Cameron over risks of EU exit UK

British business leaders warn Cameron over risks of EU exit

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

# david-cameron - Friday 4 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie ‘The Sun’ places ad in Argentinian paper defending Falklands policy Falklands

‘The Sun’ places ad in Argentinian paper defending Falklands policy

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

# david-cameron - Thursday 3 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie British PM refuses demands to return Falkland Islands to Argentina Falklands

British PM refuses demands to return Falkland Islands to Argentina

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

From TheJournal.ie ‘A logistical, logarithmic progression’ : The year in 46 quotes Review 2012 This post contains images

‘A logistical, logarithmic progression’ : The year in 46 quotes

“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

From The Daily Edge 8 of the weirdest meetings of 2012 Odd Couples This post contains videos

8 of the weirdest meetings of 2012

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

From TheJournal.ie Latin phrases and Rocky: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Latin phrases and Rocky: The week in quotes

“Acta non verba!”

From TheJournal.ie UKIP rises in polls to become UK’s third largest party UK

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams urges Taoiseach: put pressure on for full Pat Finucane inquiry Pat Finucane

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Government “strongly disagrees” with decision not to conduct public Finucane inquiry Finucane

Government “strongly disagrees” with decision not to conduct public Finucane inquiry

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

From TheJournal.ie Report on Pat Finucane murder uncovers “shocking levels” of state collusion Pat Finucane

Report on Pat Finucane murder uncovers “shocking levels” of state collusion

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

From TheJournal.ie Report on Pat Finucane murder to be published today Northern Ireland

Report on Pat Finucane murder to be published today

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

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

The Dredge: MORTO for you Lindsay Lohan and David Cameron

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

# david-cameron - Monday 10 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning! Here’s the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your week.

# david-cameron - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Cameron says independent watchdog is needed urgently Leveson Report

Cameron says independent watchdog is needed urgently

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

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: How royal children fit into the line to the British throne Succession

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are you interested in William and Kate’s royal baby? Your Say This post contains a poll

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

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

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

Royal baby: William and Kate are having a baby

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

# david-cameron - Thursday 29 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Leveson report into UK press standards to be published this afternoon Nostalgia

Leveson report into UK press standards to be published this afternoon

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

# david-cameron - Sunday 25 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Farage wants foster children returned to UKIP party members UKIP This post contains videos

Farage wants foster children returned to UKIP party members

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

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach and EU leaders gathering for budget summit EU Budget

Taoiseach and EU leaders gathering for budget summit

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

# david-cameron - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Enniskillen confirmed as location for G8 summit It's Official

Enniskillen confirmed as location for G8 summit

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

# david-cameron - Friday 9 November, 2012

From TheJournal.ie UK broadcasters warned over “witch hunt” UK

UK broadcasters warned over “witch hunt”

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

From TheJournal.ie Syria’s Assad refuses to flee: ‘I’ll live and die in Syria’ Syria

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Syrian rebels make new push into capital Damascus Syria

Syrian rebels make new push into capital Damascus

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

From TheJournal.ie More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge Leveson

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge

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

From TheJournal.ie Chief whip of Cameron government resigns over ‘plebs’ comment Plebgate

Chief whip of Cameron government resigns over ‘plebs’ comment

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

From TheJournal.ie Pakistani girl shot by Taliban arrives in UK for treatment Activist

Pakistani girl shot by Taliban arrives in UK for treatment

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