David Cameron

  • Not aware of any advice by UK on Operation Bluestar: Lt Gen Brar February 4, 2014

    Reacting to the British statement on Operation Bluestar, Retired Lieutenant General Kuldeep Brar said, "I am not aware of any advice by UK govt to India on Operation Bluestar. UK played no role "limited" or otherwise in Operation Blue Star. I came into the picture on June 1, 1984." ...
  • The Last Word: What should we make of the UK file on Operation Bluestar? January 16, 2014

    Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron has promised a swift investigation into claims of Britain's alleged covert involvement in Operation Bluestar. The British government said it will probe claims that a special force officer helped Indira Gandhi's plan the Operation at the Golden Temple in 1984. But Lt General Brar, who...
  • Operation Bluestar: David Cameron promises swift investigation January 16, 2014

    Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron has promised a swift investigation into claims of Britain's alleged covert involvement in Operation Bluestar. The British government said it will probe claims that a special force officer helped Indira Gandhi's plan the Operation at the Golden Temple in 1984. But Lt General Brar, who...
  • Watch: Cameron defends Mandela memorial 'selfie' in UK Parliament December 12, 2013

    British Prime Minister David Cameron found himself in a spot of bother after he posed for a self portrait with Barack Obama at Nelson Mandela's memorial service. So much so that Cameron had to defend himself in Parliament on Wednesday saying the photo was only in tribute to Mandela who...
  • World mourns the death of South Africa's peacemaker Nelson Mandela December 6, 2013

    South African anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela died peacefully at home at the age of 95 on Thursday after months fighting a lung infection, leaving his nation and the world in mourning for a man revered as a moral giant. Although Mandela had been frail and ailing for nearly a year,...
  • Need to work together over Indo-British trade ties, says David Cameron November 14, 2013

    In an exclusive interview to IBN18's Editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai, British Prime Minister David Cameron said that the countries need to work together on trade between India and Britain. He praised Sachin Tendlukar and his engagement with Gujarat. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 14, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Sachin's farewell match, unbeaten at 38 November 14, 2013

    Sachin Tendulkar has set his sights on a special farewell for himself at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. At 38 not out and with the blessings of his mother in attendance, Tendulkar, along with Cheteshwar Pujara (34*), took India to 157 for 2 at stumps on day one of the second...
  • David Cameron celebrates Diwali with his wife Samantha November 5, 2013

    Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron celebrated Diwali with his wife Samantha Cameron at Swaminarayan temple in London. While Cameron stuck to his usual attire of suit, shirt and tie, his wife tried to blend in the festive mood in a spectacular saree. ...
  • Will think about giving visa to Modi: Cameron November 5, 2013

    Britain seems to have softened its stand on BJP's prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's entry into the country with British Prime Minister David Cameron hinting that Modi will be welcomed like any other person visiting the country. ...
  • UK Parliament votes against military strike in Syria August 30, 2013

    The US may have to take action against Syria without the support of one of its staunchest allies, US officials said Thursday after British lawmakers voted down a proposal for military action. A stunning defeat for a government that seemed days away from declaring support for possible US attacks against...
  • Watch: G8 leaders inspired ice cream flavours June 18, 2013

    An ice cream vendor in Northern Ireland has created flavours for the G8 summit, inspired by world leaders. It is green tea ice cream for Japanese PM Shinzo Abe, black forest gateau for German Chancellor Angela Merkel, eton mess for British Prime Minister. For US President Barack Obama, it is...
  • Thatcher defied all odds to become a leader, says Cameron April 9, 2013

    World leaders are paying their tribute to the Iron Lady, Margaret Thatcher, who passed away on Monday at the age of 87 and will have full military honours at her funeral. "There were people who said she couldn't make it, who stood in her way, who said that a woman...
  • Aamir Khan, British PM Cameron interact with DU students February 20, 2013

    Aamir Khan met British Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday in New Delhi. Together, the two interacted with some college students in New Delhi. ...
  • News 360: Will AK Antony's personal integrity help UPA tide over chopper deal crisis? February 19, 2013

    Defence Minister AK Antony has ruled out his resignation in the VVIP chopper allegations, saying there is no divide within the government on how to handle this latest controversy. ...
  • UK PM David Cameron arrives in India, proposes a Mumbai-Bangalore corridor February 18, 2013

    India may also raise up the tainted AgustaWestland chopper deal with the UK PM, as one of the middlemen involved in the deal is said to be from UK. ...
  • Obama takes Cameron to basketball game March 18, 2012

    US President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron looked like best mates as they tucked into hot dogs at a university basketball game. ...
  • Brussels Summit: UK rejects Eurozone deal December 10, 2011

    European leaders reached a new deal on Friday to try and resolve the Eurozone debt crisis without UK's approval. ...
  • Oz PM world's highest paid head of government December 1, 2011

    The world's highest paid head of government is a woman. Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard will now get a salary higher than what US President Barack Obama and British premier David Cameron take home every year. ...
  • Pension reform: UK's biggest strike in 30 years December 1, 2011

    Two million public sector workers staged a walked out and marched through central London to protest over proposed pension reforms. ...
  • Gaddafi's death is a welcome news: David Cameron October 21, 2011

    The UK Prime Minister welcomed the news of Muammar Gaddafi's death and said people should remember his victims. ...
  • Cameron praises 'genius' Jobs as world pays tribute October 6, 2011

    British Prime Minister David Cameron said that the world has lost one of the most creative geniuses of our time. ...
  • Police needs to bring chaos under control: Cameron August 13, 2011

    UK Prime Minister David Cameron has urged the police to take control of the streets as soon as possible. ...
  • Part of our society sick: David Cameron August 11, 2011

    British PM called the young rioters 'a sick society' and gave the go ahead for use of water cannons on them. ...
  • Part of our society sick: David Cameron August 11, 2011

    British PM called the young rioters 'a sick society' and gave the go ahead for use of water cannons on them. ...
  • NOTW: can Cameron survive the scandal? July 21, 2011

    The News of the World controversy has stretched from the newspaper to Scotland Yard and into the British government, here's a look at the case a day after Rupert Murdoch's testimony and David Cameron's defence. ...
  • Close shave for media baron Rupert Murdoch July 20, 2011

    The foam attack on Rupert Murdoch was arguably the most dramatic moment of Tuesday's showdown in British Parliament. ...
  • Intruder tries to attack Murdoch during hearing July 19, 2011

    A protester rushed at Rupert Murdoch as the media baron gave testimony to British lawmakers. ...
  • The royal wedding a burden for UK's economy? April 30, 2011

    Though, the Confederation of the British Industry believes that an extra public holiday usually costs the economy around 6 billion pounds in lost output, the British government has said it hopes the day will give the UK a boost during a fragile economic recovery. ...
  • Zardari visits UK despite Cameron's terror remarks August 3, 2010

    Asif Ali Zardari was under pressure to cancel his trip after British PM accused Pakistan of exporting terror. ...