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Vladimir Putin to the West: Don’t arm Syrian rebels, they eat human organs

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LONDON, England – Vladimir Putin warned against arming the Syrian rebels during a meeting with British premier David Cameron on Sunday. The Russian president said at a joint news conference that the U.S. and Britain shouldn’t arm Bashar al-Assad’s opposers because they are cannibals. Mr. Putin said: “I think you will not deny that one [...]

Britain approves same-sex marriage bill

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LONDON – On Tuesday, British lawmakers approved a bill that has made same-sex marriage one step closer. The legislation was voted with an overwheling majority – 400 to 175 – but the bill needs to go through parliamentary debates and be approved by the House of Lords before it becomes law. Prime Minister David Cameron said [...]

British PM sells backstage passes to Justin Bieber gig at fundraiser

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British premier David Cameron raised more than £10,000 for its Conservative Party by selling four backstage passes for Justin Bieber’s concert at London’s O2 arena on March 7, reports The Sun. The four tickets were sold at the Tories’ annual Black and White Party but Justin Bieber hasn’t been informed about the initiative of Mr [...]

WATCH Queen Elizabeth II sits in on Cabinet meeting for first time

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For the first time in more than 100 years a British monarch was invited to attended a Cabinet meeting. Queen Elizabeth II was pictured alongside David Cameron outside 10 Downing Street on December 18, 2012. She paid visit to England’s prime minister “to collect a gift for her Diamond Jubilee year”. The Queen then sat [...]

PICTURE Britain’s top cats fight in Downing Street

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  Larry and Freya, British premier David Cameron’s and Chancellor George Osborne’s cats, have been at odds since the latter walked into Number 11 last year. Rumours of the two cats not getting along witheach other were confirmed when the felines begand landing their pawas on each other in front of the cameras. The ugly [...]

UK plans to axe 6,000 frontline cops

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At least 5,800 frontline cops will face the axe under a new plan unveiled yesterday aimed at cut the police budget by as much as £2.4 billion. If cuts as harsh as the ones outlined were to be implemented, Britain’s main three forces could end up providing a low quality service, HM Chief Inspector Sir [...]

Green-on-Blue attack claims lives of three UK soldiers in Afghanistan

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LONDON – A man dressed in an Afghan police force uniform blew himself up in sourthern Aghanistan killing three British soldiers. Two soldiers were from the 1st Battalion Welsh Guards and one from the Royal Corps of Signals and were killed at a checkpoint in the Helmand province. The AP reports: The soldiers were part [...]

UK economy dip bigger than expected in 2011

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LONDON – Official statisticians say Britain’s current recession is deeper than they had thought. The Office for National Statistics said Thursday that the economy shrank by 0.4 percent in the last quarter of 2011, a bigger dip than the 0.3 percent drop reported previously. However, the agency confirmed its earlier estimate that GDP fell by [...]

VIDEO: David Cameron snubs Argentina president at G20 summit

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British premier David Cameron snubbed Argentina president Cristina Kirchner when she tried to hand him an envelope with UN resolutions about the Falklands issue. According to reports, Kirchner told Mr Cameron that Britain has to respect some 40 UN resolutions. Mr Cameron refused to accept the envelope.  

UK premier David Cameron forgets 8-year-old daughter in pub

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LONDON – UK premier David Cameron had only just got home when he realised he had left his eight-year-old daughter at the Plough Inn in Cadsden, Bucks. Eight-year-old Nancy felt  the urge to go the toilet when Mr. Cameron and his wife were arranging lifts after having spent a day at the pub. She wandered [...]

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